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One Fox is a stunning counting book and thrilling farmyard adventure
from the brilliantly talented debut author and illustrator, Kate Read.
One famished fox with two sly eyes is on the prowl . . . three plump
hens had better watch out!
The rich, close-up illustrations with an Eric Carle feel take the
reader to the heart of the drama in this exciting story set in a
moonlit farmyard. With something different to count in every picture
and numbers in text and numerals, learning numbers from one to ten has
never been so much fun.
Kate Read is a graduate from the prestigious MA in Children's Book
Illustration at Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge. Her luscious
artwork is a mixture of collage, printing and drawing, creating layers
of beautiful texture and detail.
Half Inuit, half outsider, Edie Kiglatuk is the best guide in her
corner of the Arctic, but as a woman she gets only grudging respect
from the elders of her isolated community on Ellesmere Island. When
a man is shot and killed while on an ''authentic'' Arctic adventure
under her watch, the murder attracts police sergeant Derek
Palliser's attention. As Edie sets out to discover what those
tourists were really after, she's shocked by the suicide of someone
close to her. The events seem unrelated, but Edie's Inuit hunter
sensibility tells her otherwise. With or without Derek's help,
she's determined to find the connection--a search that takes her
beyond her village and into the far reaches of the tundra."White
Heat" is a stunning debut novel set in an utterly foreign culture
amid an unforgiving landscape of ice and rock, of spirit ancestors
and never-rotting bones. 'White Heat' is a stunning debut novel, a
suspense-filled adventure story that will captivate fans of Henning