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A Fox Called Herbert

By Margaret Sturton
Illustrated by Margaret Sturton

Herbert is the rabbit who knows he's actually a fox. This stunning and thought-provoking debut from Margaret Sturton.

As read by Stephen Fry for Save the Children's #SaveWithStories Campaign Meet Herbert: the rabbit who knows he was born to be a fox. When his mummy isn’t looking, he puts on pointy fox ears, makes himself a bushy tail, and asks his sister to paint him orange, just like a fox. But Mummy doesn't understand: why can't he just be a good rabbit? A Fox Called Herbert is a true celebration of being ourselves and supporting our loved ones. Let this joyful tale inspire you to be who you are and follow your dreams.

  • Read by Stephen Fry for Save the Children's #SaveWithStories Campaign
  • Herbert follows his heart in this touching and sincere celebration of having the freedom to be who we truly are.
  • Margaret Sturton’s picture book debut showcases her unique and expressive artwork style.

About the author

Margaret Sturton is a Hampshire-based author and illustrator who studied a BA and MA in Fine Art Sculpture, and subsequently gained an MA in Children’s Book Illustration at the Cambridge School of Art. Margaret’s mixed ethnic heritage inspires her exploration of identity and belonging, and A Fox Called Herbert came to her on a train journey as the words ‘I am a fox’ sprung into her mind.

ISBN: 9781783449330
Imprint: Andersen Press
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: March 3, 2021
Dimensions: 230 x 270mm, 32pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $16.99
New Zealand RRP: $18.99
Stock Level: Not Yet Published

Last updated on 28/09/20 at 01:46:23
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