We've read it at bed time to our 3 and 6 year olds and they both loved it. Of course being one of Dahl's works we already knew they'd enjoy the book. Fantastic Mr Fox gives you excellent baddies and wonderful protagonists, funny descriptions and rhymes. What is there not to like about Dahl's exaggerated characters and situations? And Quentin Blake's illustrations are a treat too, drawings that have or children laughing out loud trough the story....Continua
Roald Dahl has yet to write a book that isn't pleasant, funny, and enjoyable (how many times do I use that word when writing this stuff?). Fantastic Mr. Fox is another delightful book by this wonderful author. Children (but also adolescents and adults) will love it (and RD too)....Continua
I found this kids book in my morning cereal. Much shorter than I remembered it, it fails to fully develop its case for the extra-legal redistribution of wealth proportional to need and oppression.
It was surprising to note that whilst the animals speech and behaviours are anthropomorphised, at no point in the text itself is there any reference to them wearing clothes....Continua
it's a very very fun story!
I never know that fox is good at digging~~~