Mem Fox

Mem Fox is an educator and international literacy expert, and her many acclaimed picture books for young children include Yoo-Hoo, Ladybug!; Hello Baby!; Baby Bedtime; the bestselling modern classics Ten Little Fingers and Ten Little Toes and Time for Bed; and, for adults, Reading Magic: Why Reading Aloud to Our Children Will Change Their Lives Forever. She lives in Adelaide, Australia. Visit her at MemFox.net.

Books by this Author

A Cat Called Kite
Nellie Belle
The Goblin and the Empty Chair
Yoo-Hoo, Ladybug!
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Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Do it now!

Q. What is your greatest achievement?

A. Writing the best selling picture book ever in Australia

Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?

A. Fagin in Charles Dickens' OLIVER TWIST

Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. Persimmons

Q. What’s your best quality?

A. Warmth

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