C'era una volta una Volpe che abitava nel profondo di una fitta foresta. Per quel che Volpe poteva ricordare, la sua unica amica era sempre stata Stella, che ogni notte illuminava i sentieri della foresta per lui. Finché una notte Stella non apparve, e Volpe dovette affrontare l'oscurità tutto solo...
Una capolavoro di grafica e illustrazione, una storia sull'amore e la perdita, una parabola che parla di vita e di nostalgia.
Sulla pagina facebook della casa editrice Salani, sfoglia l'album con alcune immagini del libro.
Waterstones, Libro dell’anno 2015
Academy of British Design, Miglior copertina del 2016
«Straordinario e geniale».
«Incornicerei ogni pagina».
Lauren Child, THE GUARDIAN
- ISBN: 8869187411
- Casa Editrice: Salani
- Pagine: 64
if these pictures don't show you why you need this book, there's no hope for you. and yeah, yeah, yeah, this isn't goodpictures.com and we're all of us first and foremost readers here and we love a good story more than anything else, but sometimes pictures printed in startlingly v
The physical book is gorgeous--just gorgeous. When you handle the clothbound hardback, it feels like a beautiful old edition of a children's classic that has been handed down for generations. Its handsomeness befits the author, the art director who designed some of Penguin Classics' most iconic mode Leggi tutto
The Fox and the Star is the story of a friendship between a lonely Fox and the Star who guides him through the frightfully dark forest. Illuminated by Star’s rays, Fox forages for food, runs with the rabbits, and dances in the rain—until Star suddenly goes out and life changes, leaving Fox huddling Leggi tutto
This was lovely. Poetry is the most artful form of the written word; it is careful and selective. Each word, each piece of punctuation, each syllable, is weighed carefully to produce an image or sensation to the highest effect. This isn’t poetry, though the same close attention to detail can be seen Leggi tutto
I must confess, I bought Coralie Bickford-Smith's The Fox and the Star purely because it's utterly beautiful. Given the name of this blog, it's probably no surprise. I was especially intrigued when it won the Waterstones Book of the Year. It's the sort of book that you discover while browsing the sh Leggi tutto
"Cu toate acestea, de când se știa, se trezea noaptea sub lumina senină și netulburată a unei stele." " Toată fericirea vulpii era legată de lumina pâlpâitoare a stelei. Și așa fusese dintotdeauna."
One of the most beautifully illustrated and designed books I have ever had the pleasure of reading ^_^
The illustrations are absolutely beautiful, wonderful colours and patterns 5 stars for them but I found the storyline really weak I'm afraid.
When the book arrived in my mailbox, I held it in awe. The cover is perfect. I love the navy blue background and the cute little fox at the bottom, it just begs to be read and a fine showcase on your bookshelf! The story is worthy of the cover too. It’s about a sweet little fox that loves his star. T Leggi tutto
--- Gifted to me for xmas by my wonderful friend Carrol and recced by book fairy/friend karen :) Check her review out here for some of the beautiful illustrations in this book... I can't stop looking at them! --- A sweet and beautiful story... only 64 pages but it feels bigger than that. The illustratio Leggi tutto
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