Foxy Tales: The Road to Fame and Fortune

Caryl Hart

Illustrated by Alex T. Smith
6-9 years
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05 June 2014
9781444909326
176 pages
Synopsis

Foxy DuBois is on a mission to get rich quick. Only one thing stands in her way - Alphonso the Alligator! Can Foxy's hair-brained schemes make enough money to keep Alphonso fed? Or will Foxy DuBois find herself on the menu?

This is the second title in an hilarious new series for young readers from an award-winning author-illustrator team. Alex's first fiction series - Claude - was selected for the Richard and Judy Children's Book Club and the Waterstone's Children's Book Prize and has been optioned for TV by Sixteen South. He is the World Book Day illustrator 2014.

Caryl has been shortlisted for the Red House Award and won many awards including the Stockport Award.

Alex is the World Book Day Illustrator 2014. Follow him at http://alextsmith.blogspot.co.uk and http://twitter.com/Alex_T_Smith

These crazy characters also star in their very own picture books - Foxy Vs Egg and Catch us if you Can-Can.

Alex's first fiction series, the bestselling Claude was selected for the Richard and Judy Children's Book Club and Waterstone's Children's Book Prize.

Foxy Tales: The Road to Fame and Fortune is an amusing story with striking illustrations. The overall book design is very stylish. Great fun. * * * *

Books for Keeps

Ingenious black and white illustrations provided by Alex T Smith... a lot of fun.

The Independent on Sunday

Another cracking tale with a hint of slapstick... a laugh on every page.

Manchester Evening News