A selection of storytelling magic from Australia's most successful author for young children.
Mem Fox is Australia's most successful author of books for young children. Her first book, Possum Magic, is the highest selling picture book ever in Australia.
Classic Magic, narrated by Mem, is a selection of her most popular and beloved stories. There are ten stories here, including:
About the Author
- Possum Magic
- Sleepy Bears
- Hattie and the Fox
- Koala Lou
- The Goblin and the Empty Chair
- The Magic Hat
- Wilfred Gordon McDonald Partridge
- Hunwick’s Egg
- Wombat Divine
- Sail Away
Mem Fox was born in Australia, grew up in Africa, studied drama in England, and returned to Adelaide, Australia in 1970, where she has lived with her husband, Malcolm, and daughter Chloë, happily ever after.
Mem Fox is Australia’s most highly regarded picture-book author. Her first book, Possum Magic
, is the best selling children’s book ever in Australia, with sales of over three million. And in the USA Time for Bed
and Wilfrid Gordon McDonald Partridge
have each sold over a million copies. Time for Bed
is on Oprah’s list of the twenty best children’s books of all time. Mem has written thirty picture books for children and five non-fiction books for adults, including the best-selling Reading Magic
, aimed at parents of very young children.