Rowan We cannot find any significant literary characters with the first name Rowan.
Oh Rowan Tree - a song by John McDermott
Rowan Hood Returns (Nancy Springer) - Guy Longhead. Jasper of the Sinister Hand. Hurst Orricson. Holt, also Orricson, brother of Hurst.To anyone else, just four names. But to Rowan Hood, the gentle healer who has waited two long years to put names to the men who murdered her mother, they are fuel to feed her desire for revenge. And so she leaves the rowan grove that had become her home in Sherwood Forest, and along with her friends, sets off to seek these men. Yet she finds that the closer she draws to them, the farther she feels from the healer she has become. Nancy Springer has written a dramatic, stirring final chapter to a series that has only grown stronger with each new tale. Recommended for ages 10-14.
Rowan Hood: Outlaw Girl of Sherwood Forest (Nancy Springer) - Rosemary has nowhere to go when her beloved mother dies. She has never met her father-the outlaw Robin Hood-and she's grown up among the woodland creatures her mother loved. So she decides to change her name to Rowan, disguise herself as a boy, and undertake a perilous journey through Sherwood Forest, in search of Robin Hood. But how will she find him? And will he offer her a home? The Booklist gave it a starred review: "This tale is a charmer, filled with exciting action, plenty of humor, engaging characters, and a nice fantasy twist." Recommended for ages 10-14.
Rowan of Rin: Book One (Emily Rodda) - Bravest heart will carry on when sleep is death, and hope is gone. Rowan doesn't believe he has a brave heart. But when the river that supports his village of Rin runs dry, he must join a dangerous journey to its source in the forbidden Mountain. To save Rin, Rowan and his companions must conquer not only the Mountain's many tricks, but also the fierce dragon that lives at its peak. This is the first book in a series. Recommended for ages 9-12.
Rowan of the Wood (Christine Rose) - Winner of the Indie Excellence Award for Young Adult Fiction. After a millennium of imprisonment in his magic wand, an ancient wizard possesses the young boy who released him. When danger is nigh, he emerges from the frightened child to set things right. Both he and the boy try to grasp what has happened to them only to discover a deeper problem. Somehow the wizard's bride from the ancient past has survived and become something evil. Full of magical adventure, the Rowan of the Wood fantasy series will certainly appeal to fans of Harry Potter and Percy Jackson. Recommended for ages 10-14.
Famous People Named Rowan - Rowan Atkinson (actor, aka Mr. Bean); Rowan Scarborough (journalist); Rowan Williams (Archbishop of Canterbury)
Famous People Who Named Their Child Rowan - Brooke Shields (actress); Chantal Kreviazuk (Canadian singer-songwriter)
Rowan - We cannot find any historically significant people with the first name Rowan.