An enchanting and darkly comic fable of human greed and nature
Fox 8 has always been curious, and a bit of a daydreamer. And, by hiding outside houses at dusk and listening to children's bedtime stories, he has learned to speak `Yuman'. The power of words and the stories built from them is intoxicating for a fox with a poetic soul, but there is `danjur' on the horizon: a new shopping mall is being built, cutting off his pack's food supply.
Winner of the 2017 Man Booker Prize for Lincoln in the Bardo, George Saunders is one of the most acclaimed and beloved writers at work today. He has received MacArthur and Guggenheim fellowships, won the Premio von Rezzori Prize, the inaugural Folio Prize and the PEN/Malamud Prize for excellence in the short story, and has been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. In 2013, he was named one of the world’s 100 most influential people by Time magazine. His short story Sea Oak was adapted as a TV pilot in 2017 starring Glenn Close. He teaches in the creative writing program at Syracuse University.
Meet the Author - Chelsea Cardinal is a graphic designer, illustrator and fashion designer. She grew up on the Canadian prairies, attended the Alberta College of Art + Design, moved to New York in 2005, worked at GQ Magazine for many years and is now freelancing
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