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...'
A beautiful piece of design coupled with thoughtful prose ... [A] masterpiece Newsweek
Bickford-Smith, Coralie Coralie Bickford-Smith is a designer at Penguin Books. Her first book, The Fox and the Star, was named Waterstones Book of the Year and as one of Time Out's 100 Children's Books of All Time. Her design work has been featured in numerous publications, including the New York Times and the Guardian. Her cover design has been recognized by the American Institute of Graphic Arts in the United States and Design and Art Direction in the UK.