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  • Published: 14 November 2016
  • ISBN: 9780141978895
  • Imprint: Particular Books
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 64
  • RRP: $27.00

The Fox And The Star




The Fox and the Star is a beautiful work of prose and design, each page thoughtfully created by Coralie Bickford-Smith.

This is the moving story of a fox, a star and an eternal friendship, written and beautifully illustrated by the award-winning Coralie Bickford-Smith - chosen as Waterstones Book of the Year and selected in Time Out's 100 Best Children's Books.'Brilliant ... A delight' Philip Pullman'A star book for all ages ... the sort you want to keep for ever' Kate Kellaway, Observer'I would like to frame each page' Lauren Child, Guardian, Books of the Year'My picture book of the year ... outstanding' Amanda Craig, New Statesman'Once there was a Fox who lived in a deep, dense forest. For as long as Fox could remember, his only friend had been Star, who lit the forest paths each night. But then one night Star wasn't there, and Fox had to face the forest all alone...'

  • Published: 14 November 2016
  • ISBN: 9780141978895
  • Imprint: Particular Books
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 64
  • RRP: $27.00

About the author

Coralie Bickford-Smith

Coralie Bickford-Smith graduated from Reading University after studying Typography and Graphic Communication and works as a designer at Penguin Books UK. Her book covers have been recognised by the AIGA (NY) and D&AD (UK) and have featured in international magazines and newspapers including The New York Times,Vogue and The Guardian.

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Praise for The Fox And The Star

A star book for all ages . . . the sort you want to keep for ever

Kate Kellaway, Observer

My picture book of the year . . . outstanding

Amanda Craig, New Statesman

Her story is a delight

Alex O'Connell, The Times

I would like to frame each page

Lauren Child, Guardian, Books of the Year

A classic fable

Daily Telegraph

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