Mary Ellis The Arctic Fox

ISBN 13: 9780001856752

The Arctic Fox

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9780001856752: The Arctic Fox

Alex finds a white fox near her home which leads to an injured man and an amazing story. She and her explorere father travel to the Arctic to return the fox to its natural habitat and in doing so get invoved in a journey to reunite an Inuit father and his son.

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Mary Ellis grew up in Switzerland and at the age of eleven came to school in England. Following teacher training, Mary taught for ten years in London primary schools. The idea for The Arctic Fox came to her when transforming her classroom book corner into the Arctic -- complete with toy seals, polar bears and paintings by the children! Mary loves reading, poetry, picnics, walking in hills and dancing with her husband -- the illustrator Andy Ellis -- and daughter, Mathilda. This is her first book. Her second, Lily Dragon, is set in China and will be published by HarperCollins Children's Books in November.


'An original and well pitched novel... It is a pleasure to find such a talented newcomer to children's books writing for younger reader.' Books for Keeps 'An evocative and moving story, and a convincing picture of Inuit culture.' Mail on Sunday '...hooked from the first line... a great sense of adventure.' Observer

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Mary Ellis
Published by Collins (1998)
ISBN 10: 0001856758 ISBN 13: 9780001856752
New Hardcover First Edition Quantity Available: 1
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(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)

Book Description Collins, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Kady MacDonald Denton (illustrator). book. Bookseller Inventory # M0001856758

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