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Fog a Dox

Fog a Dox Albert Cutts is a tree feller A fella who cuts down trees Fog is a fox cub raised by a dingo He s called a dox because people are suspicious of foxes and Albert Cutts owns the dingo and now the dox Al

  • Title: Fog a Dox
  • Author: Bruce Pascoe
  • ISBN: 9781921248559
  • Page: 497
  • Format: Paperback
  • Albert Cutts is a tree feller A fella who cuts down trees Fog is a fox cub raised by a dingo He s called a dox because people are suspicious of foxes and Albert Cutts owns the dingo and now the dox Albert is a bushman and lives a remote life surrounded by animals and birds All goes well until Albert has an accident This is a story of courage, acceptance and respecAlbert Cutts is a tree feller A fella who cuts down trees Fog is a fox cub raised by a dingo He s called a dox because people are suspicious of foxes and Albert Cutts owns the dingo and now the dox Albert is a bushman and lives a remote life surrounded by animals and birds All goes well until Albert has an accident This is a story of courage, acceptance and respect The dialogue is finely crafted and Indigenous cultural knowledge and awareness are seamlessly integrated into the story.

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      Published :2018-02-23T02:58:50+00:00

    1 thought on “Fog a Dox

    1. Best book I read all week & that's six books! Loved the characters the atmosphere, the appreciation of fogs/ foxes, so well written like all his fiction -should be read by everyone, 12 years and up, read it in half a day but it stayed with me & took me away all at the same time! When someone asks did you go away on your time off I can say 'Yes- to forest & a river & a place full of birds & quiet, honest, friendly reality'.

    2. Fog a Dox is another addition to the reviews of children’s books which I’m contributing to Indigenous Literature Week that I’ve been hosting on my ANZ LitLovers Blog.Bruce Pascoe, of Bunerong-Tasmanian heritage, is an award-winning indigenous author, editor and compiler of anthologies. (I have a copy of his adult novel Earth on my TBR and will be reading it soon.) In addition to writing a number of novels and non-fiction books for adults, he has also published a Wathaurong dictionary to su [...]

    3. A gentle lilting 'dog' which shines a spotlight on the companionship between man and beast - thankfully no reference made to the brutality often endured by animals. A story of the bush, which provides a microcosm of larger society - finding warmth in the companionship of animals, the pain resulting from harassment/bullying, the fragility of life, the forging of unlikely friendships, and an unlikely hero who shows strength in adversity. This story is suitable for pre to early teens and above. Qui [...]

    4. A nice, easily digested read. I wish it didn't end so abruptly, I understand the purpose of that what with Maria being so sick, but I was so invested in these characters I wanted to see more of their lives played out.

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