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Book Match Monday: Fox and Counting Creatures

Fox by Isabel Thomas and Daniel Egnéus (Bloomsbury) and Counting Creatures by Julia Donaldson and Sharon King-Chai (Two Hoots Books)

Book Match Monday Fox by Isabel Thomas and Daniel Egnéus (Bloomsbury) and Counting Creatures by Julia Donaldson and Sharon King-Chai (Two Hoots Books)

We're jumping in on the challenge created by James of Mr Payne Reads on Instagram - use the #BookMatchMonday hashtag and tag @mrpaynereads in your posts if you'd like to join in too.


This week, we're pairing Fox by Isabel Thomas and Daniel Egnéus (Bloomsbury) with Counting Creatures by Julia Donaldson and Sharon King-Chai (Two Hoots Books).


These are among the most beautiful and moving books we own. Both of these stunning publications celebrate nature and the circle of life. Fox explores death and how it is connected to everything and essential for regeneration, while Counting Creatures shows new life emerging on every page.


Read our reviews of each book to find out why they make such a great couple:

The circle of life in all its glory - our review of Fox by Isabel Thomas and Daniel Egnéus A joyful celebration of the natural world - our review of Counting Creatures by Julia Donaldson and Sharon King-Chai