Description - Fox by Margaret Wild
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
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Format: Paperback / softback
(263mm x 279mm x mm)
Allen & Unwin Children's Books
Publisher: Allen & Unwin
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Author Biography - Margaret Wild
Margaret Wild and Ron Brooks are Australia's top picture-book makers. Their previous books with Allen + Unwin are Old Pig and Rosie and Tortoise.
Margaret Wild lives in Sydney, New South Wales. She is the author of many popular picture books, including:
The Very Best of Friends
Tom Goes to Kindergarten
Ron Brooks lives in Huonville, Tasmania. He has illustrated many memorable books for children, including:
The Bunyip of Berkeley's Creek
John Brown, Rose and the Midnight Cat
Motor Bill and the Lovely Caroline
Henry's Bed + Henry's Bath
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