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
Baby Bedtime
Yoo-Hoo, Ladybug!
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Mem Fox Reads From Hello Baby!

When a family suffers an unspeakable loss, this goblin, who has been hiding away for years, comes out during the night to help them - secretly.

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Do it now!

Q. What 3 personal qualities are most important to you?

A. Forgiveness, generosity and tolerance

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. Penny Lane, Steal Away, Flow Gently Sweet Afton, the African national anthem: Nkosi Si'kelele Afrika, and my own song: Ten Little Fingers and Ten Little Toes.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. Atticus in Lee Harper's TO KILL A MOCKING BIRD

Q. What’s your best quality?

A. Warmth

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