A funny picture-book story about finding a perfect dog—and discovering a true friend.Lucy loves dogs. She has always wanted a dog. She’s read the books and bought the toys and plastered her walls with dog pictures. She’s ready for a dog of her own. When Lucy sets out in search of a canine companion, she meets a frog, a fox, and finally a “lost dog” called Bear. Bear doesn’t look like any dog Lucy’s seen before, but Lucy decides to give Bear a chance anyway . . . with hilarious results. Love triumphs int his funny story of unexpected friendship.
Diane Fox and her husband, Christyan Fox, are a multi-award winning author/illustrator team who have created over fifty internationally successful children’s books and stories. They live just outside London with their three children. Diane and Christyan approach their work with an understanding of children, a strong talent, a sense of humor and a true desire to inspire children to learn. When not creating books, they run courses and workshops on how to make a good and a successful children’s book.
Christyan Fox is a freelance illustrator, author and lecturer living in Thames Ditton, UK. He’s the creator of over 50 books for children and also works in cartoons, packaging design, graphics, branding, magazines and advertising. Christyan also teaches classes in Children’s Book Illustration and Character Design at UAL Chelsea, the London V&A and Kingston University and runs his own mentoring sessions for all levels, from complete beginners all the way up to M.A. level and beyond.