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The Road to Fame and Fortune (Foxy Tales)

Alex T Smith

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ISBN 10: 1444909320 / ISBN 13: 9781444909326
Published by Hodder Children's Books, 2014
Condition: Good Soft cover
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Title: The Road to Fame and Fortune (Foxy Tales)

Publisher: Hodder Children's Books

Publication Date: 2014

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition:Good

Edition: UK ed..

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Foxy DuBois is on a mission to get rich quick. Only one thing stands in her way - Alphonso the Alligator! Can Foxy's hair-brained schemes make enough money to keep Alphonso fed? Or will Foxy DuBois find herself on the menu?

This is the second title in an hilarious new series for young readers from an award-winning author-illustrator team. Alex's first fiction series - Claude - was selected for the Richard and Judy Children's Book Club and the Waterstone's Children's Book Prize and has been optioned for TV by Sixteen South. He is the World Book Day illustrator 2014.

Caryl has been shortlisted for the Red House Award and won many awards including the Stockport Award.

Alex is the World Book Day Illustrator 2014. Follow him at and

These crazy characters also star in their very own picture books - Foxy Vs Egg and Catch us if you Can-Can.

Alex's first fiction series, the bestselling Claude was selected for the Richard and Judy Children's Book Club and Waterstone's Children's Book Prize.


Foxy Tales: The Road to Fame and Fortune is an amusing story with striking illustrations. The overall book design is very stylish. Great fun. * * * * (Books for Keeps)

Ingenious black and white illustrations provided by Alex T Smith... a lot of fun. (The Independent on Sunday)

Another cracking tale with a hint of slapstick... a laugh on every page. (Manchester Evening News)

Praise for Claude:

'The author is a comparative newcomer to picture books; on this evidence, he should go far.'

The Independent on Sunday

'A handsome creation.'

The Children's Bookseller

'I loved everything about this book.'


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