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Fox
By Ron Brooks (illustrator) and Margaret Wild
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Kane Miller Book Pub
Publication date September 1, 2006
Pages 32
Binding Paperback
Book category Easy Fiction
ISBN-13 9781933605159
ISBN-10 1933605154
Dimensions 0.25 by 11 by 10.25 in.
Weight 0.45 lbs.
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Original list price $7.99
Other format details juvenile
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Summary
An injured magpie and a one-eyed dog live happily together in the forest, until a jealous fox arrives to teach them what it means to be alone.
Amazon.com description: Product 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

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Hardcover
Book cover for 9781929132164
 
Ill edition from Kane Miller Book Pub (October 1, 2001)
9781929132164 | details & prices | 11.50 × 10.50 × 0.50 in. | Rec. grade levels 1-2 | 1.15 lbs | List price $14.95
About: An injured magpie and a one-eyed dog live happily together in the forest, until a jealous fox arrives to teach them what it means to be alone.
Paperback
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from Kane Miller Book Pub (September 1, 2006)
9781933605159 | details & prices | 32 pages | 11.00 × 10.25 × 0.25 in. | Rec. grade levels 1-2 | 0.45 lbs | List price $7.99
About: An injured magpie and a one-eyed dog live happily together in the forest, until a jealous fox arrives to teach them what it means to be alone.

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