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The Fox and the Star

by Coralie Bickford-Smith

Paperback £12.99
Published 6th October 2016, 64 pages
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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…’


The Fox and the Star
by Coralie Bickford-Smith


Penguin Books Ltd


Publication date
Oct. 6, 2016

28.6cm x 21.6cm x 1.0cm

Page count
64 pages