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The Boy, The Mole, The Fox and The Horse

by Charlie Mackesy

The Boy, The Mole, The Fox and The Horse Synopsis

Brought to you by Penguin. Narrated by Charlie Mackesy. Discover the universal tale of four unlikely friends that has captured the hearts of readers of all ages, now available in audio. Experience the world of a curious boy, a greedy mole, a wary fox and a wise horse who find themselves together in sometimes difficult terrain, sharing their greatest fears and biggest discoveries about vulnerability, kindness, hope, friendship and love. Charlie's words and illustrations have brought comfort to many and have been shared online by readers around the world, as well as on t-shirts for Comic Relief, on magazine covers, on street lampposts in lockdown, in school classrooms, local cafes, and hospital ward walls. They've even been used as screensavers for NHS hospital computers in difficult times. The shared adventures and important conversations between the four friends are full of life lessons that have connected with readers of all ages. Enjoy the journey of The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse brought to life in audio by its author and illustrator Charlie Mackesy, with a beautiful music score and the real wildlife sounds of rural England. Charlie Mackesy's mesmerizing debut combines the simplicity of The Giving Tree, magic of The Velveteen Rabbit and the curiosity of Paddington. (Elisabeth Egan, New York Times) (c) Charlie Mackesy 2019 (P) Penguin Audio 2020

The Boy, The Mole, The Fox and The Horse Press Reviews

A wonderful work of art and a wonderful window into the human heart. -- Richard Curtis Love, friendship and kindness - this book speaks a universal language. -- Bear Grylls Simply, the world needs Charlie's work right now. -- Miranda Hart Charlie Mackesy's mesmerizing debut combines the simplicity of 'The Giving Tree', magic of 'The Velveteen Rabbit' and the curiosity of 'Paddington' -- Elisabeth Egan * The New York Times * Wise words -- James Corden

Book Information

ISBN: 9781786144577
Publication date: 24th December 2020
Author: Charlie Mackesy
Publisher: Random House Audiobooks an imprint of Cornerstone
Format: CD-Audio
Categories: Self-help & personal development, Popular philosophy, Mind, Body, Spirit,

About Charlie Mackesy

Charlie Mackesy (Author, Reader) British artist, illustrator and author Charlie Mackesy began his career as a cartoonist for The Spectator, before becoming a book illustrator for Oxford University Press. His award-winning work has featured in books, private collections, galleries and public spaces around the world. He worked with Richard Curtis on the set of Love Actually to create a set of drawings to be auctioned for Comic Relief, and with Nelson Mandela on a lithograph project, The Unity Series. His internationally bestselling book, The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse, was published in October 2019. Charlie's words and illustrations ...

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