Fox

Description

Dog and Magpie are friends, but when Fox comes into the bush, everything changes. This breathtaking story has won acclaim around the world: CBCA Picture Book of the Year; two Premiers' literary awards; honours in Germany, Brazil, Japan; a shortlisting for the prestigious Kate Greenaway Medal in the UK, and more. 'A publishing landmark.' Magpies 'Magnificent.' Reading Time 'a stunning book' Australian Bookseller and Publisher 'The images from this unsettling, provocative story will resonate long after the book has been closed.' Publishers Weekly (Starred Review) 'A strongly atmospheric psycho-fable.visually striking.an open-ended discussion starter.' Kirkus Reviews 'Fox is an archetypal drama about friendship, loyalty, risk and betrayal - a story that is as rich for adults as for older children.' Los Angeles Times

Details

Author(s)
Margaret Wild, Ron Brooks
For ages
0-5
Format
Paperback | 40 pages
Dimensions
263 x 279 x 5mm | 290g
Publication date
01 Feb 2004
Publisher
Allen & Unwin
Imprint
Allen & Unwin Children's Books
Publication City/Country
Sydney, Australia
Language
English
Illustrations note
colour illus
ISBN10
1864489332
ISBN13
9781864489330
Bestsellers rank
4,895