Fantastic Mr. Fox

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Fantastic Mr. Fox

By Roald Dahl; Quentin Blake (Illustrator)

Puffin Books, Paperback, 9780142410349, 81pp.

Publication Date: August 16, 2007

Description

Nobody outfoxes Fantastic Mr. Fox
Someone's been stealing from the three meanest farmers around, and they know the identity of the thief it's Fantastic Mr. Fox Working alone they could never catch him; but now fat Boggis, squat Bunce, and skinny Bean have joined forces, and they have Mr. Fox and his family surrounded. What they don't know is that they're not dealing with just any fox Mr. Fox would rather die than surrender. Only the most fantastic plan can save him now.



About the Author
Roald Dahl was born on September 13, 1916, in Llandaff, South Wales. In 1953, he published the best-selling story collection Someone Like You and married actress Patricia Neil. He published the popular book James and the Giant Peach in 1961. In 1964, he released another highly successfuly work, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, which was later adapted for two films. Over his decades-long writing career, Dahl wrote 19 children's books. He died on November 23, 1990, in Oxford, England.

Quentin Blake is Children's Laureate of Great Britain, has won the Kate Greenaway Medal, and is the author and/or illustrator of many books. He lives in London, England.