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"She believed she could, so she did." - R.S. Grey
"She believed she could, so she did." - R.S. Grey

One Fox: A Counting Book Thriller

By Kate Read
Book Details
  • Author: Kate Read
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Peachtree Publishing Company
  • Published: 2019-10-01

Counting from one to ten has never been this thrilling!

An Ezra Jack Keats New Illustrator Honor Book

"Stunning... Count on requests for many readings." --School Library Journal, STARRED REVIEW

"Little ones will eagerly count in subsequent readings as they also learn new descriptive vocabulary and cheer for the brave hens." --Kirkus Reviews, STARRED REVIEW

One hungry fox with two sly eyes is on the prowl...three plump hens had better watch out! Rich and colorful illustrations plunge the reader into a dramatic and exciting story set in a moonlit farmyard. With something different to count on each page, learning to count from one to ten has never been so thrilling!

This surprisingly simple counting book with a gripping tale, great for early education and read-alouds, has a hugely satisfying ending that's sure to delight generations.

Activity Kit available!

Ezra Jack Keats New Illustrator Honor Award - Ezra Jack Keats Foundation, de Grummond Children's Literature Collection

Mathical Book Prize (PreK) - Mathical Sciences Research Institute (MSRI) / CBC / NCTE / NCTM

Parents' Choice Gold Award - Parents' Choice Foundation

Notable Children's Books - ALSC

Capitol Choices Noteworthy Books for Children and Teens - Capitol Choices

Cybils (Fiction Picture Books) - Cybils

Charlotte Zolotow Award (Highly Commended) - Cooperative Children's Book Center

Outstanding International Books - United States Board on Books for Young People

Best Children's Books of the Year - Bank Street College of Education

Best Books for Kids - New York Public Library

CCBC Choices (Concept Books) - Cooperative Children's Book Center

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