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Bowtruckles

The Bowtruckle

A small twig-like creature that guards wand-wood trees


Bowtruckles fact file


Appearance

Maximum of eight inches in height, made of bark and twigs with two small brown eyes

Magic Abilities

Natural camouflage

Dangers

Peaceful and shy, unless its tree habitat is threatened. Has long, sharp fingers

Typical Habitats

West of England, southern Germany and certain Scandinavian forests

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Extract

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