A book of hope for uncertain times.
The conversations between the four characters in this book - the boy, the mole, the fox and the horse - have been shared thousands of times online, recreated in school art classes, turned into tattoos, they inspire parents and grandparents, comfort children, cheer people who feel lonely, are grieving, need courage, or a reminder that they are not alone and to keep going when life is hard.
Enter the world of Charlie Mackesy's creations, these four unlikely friends, discover their story and their most poignant and universal life lessons. The book includes Charlie's most loved illustrations and new ones too.
'The world needs Charlie's work right now.' Miranda Hart 'My hope is that the book goes some way to helping people live more courageously, more honestly and with more love for themselves and others.' Charlie Mackesy
Cette fable universelle et bienfaisante s'adresse à toutes les générations.
Elle raconte une histoire d'amitié entre un enfant, une taupe gourmande et pleine de vie, un renard que les épreuves ont rendu méfiant et un cheval sage et serein.
Tous les quatre explorent le vaste monde. Ils se posent des questions. Ils traversent des tempêtes. Ils apprennent à s'aimer.
Cette ode à l'innocence et à la bienveillance transmet des leçons de vie qui ont touché le coeur de plus d'un million de lecteurs.
B>Un arrollador éxito internacional, traducido a más de veinte idiomas y con más de un millón de lectores.br>/b>br>b>Un libro lleno de esperanza para tiempos inciertos.br>/b>br>b>Descubre El Principito del siglo XXI.br>br>/b>Un cuento universal e inspirador para lectores de todas las edades.br>br>Un niño curioso, un topo glotón, un zorro cauto y un sabio caballo se encuentran en un día de primavera y establecen una inesperada amistad.br>br>Los cuatro exploran el mundo.br>Se hacen grandes preguntas.br>Atraviesan tormentas.br>Aprenden a amar.br>br>Esta fábula sobre la esperanza y la amabilidad está llena de lecciones vitales que ya han llegado al corazón de legiones de lectores en todo el mundo.br>br>b>ENGLISH DESCRIPTION/b>br>br>b>#1 /b>b>NEW YORK TIMES/b>b> BESTSELLER/b> · b>WALL STREET JOURNAL /b>b>BESTSELLER /b> · b>USA TODAY/b>b> BESTSELLER/b>br>br>b>/b>b>The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse/b>b> is not only a thought-provoking, discussion-worthy story, the book itself is an object of art.- /b>b>The New York Timesbr>/b>br>From the revered British illustrator, a modern fable for all ages that explores lifes universal lessons, featuring 100 color and black-and-white drawings.br>br>What do you want to be when you grow up? asked the mole.br>br>Kind, said the boy.br>br>Charlie Mackesy offers inspiration and hope in uncertain times in this beautiful book based on his famous quartet of characters. The Boy, the Mole, the Fox, and the Horse explores their unlikely friendship and the poignant, universal lessons they learn together.br>br>Radiant with Mackesys warmth and gentle wit, The Boy, the Mole, the Fox, and the Horse blends hand-written narrative with dozens of drawings, including some of his best-loved illustrations (including Help, which has been shared over one million times) and new, never-before-seen material. A modern classic in the vein of The Tao of Pooh, The Alchemist, and The Giving Tree, this charmingly designed keepsake will be treasured for generations to come.
''A sweet tale rendered in swirly black calligraphy and watercolour. Childlike in its simplicity, its messages are universal. . . . Mackesy has brought people together.'' The Washington Post Discover the book everyone is falling in love with... 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. A book to treasure alongside the original blue edition, Charlie has drawn a new rainbow illustration to mark this particularly hard year. This edition contains a gold ribbon marker and is bound in green cloth. ''When the dark clouds come... keep going.''
A journey, in search of home Charlie Mackesy''s beloved The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse has been adapted into an animated short film, coming to BBC One and iPlayer this Christmas. This beautifully made hardback celebrates the work of over 100 animators across two years of production - with Charlie''s distinctive illustrations brought to life in full colour with hand-drawn traditional animation and accompanying hand-written script. "I made a film with some friends about a boy, a mole, a fox and a horse - their journey together and the boy''s search for home. I hope this book gives you courage and makes you feel loved." Love Charlie x