By June 10, 2016 Read More →

Pax by Sara Pennypacker

PaxNew in at Charlie Byrne’s is Sara Pennypacker’s latest novel, Pax, beautifully illustrated by Jon Klassen. 

‘I had a fox. I have a fox. We turned him loose. We left him on the side of the road. My dad said we had to, but I should never have done it.’

Pax and Petere have been inseparable ever since Peter rescued him as a cub. But one day the unimaginable happens. Peter’s dad enlists in the military and makes him return his fox to the wild. At his grandfather’s house three hundred miles away from home, Peter knows he isn’t where he should be – with Pax. Despite the encroaching war, he sets out to find his fox.

Meanwhile Pax, steadfastly waiting for his boy, embarks on an adventure of his own…

A heart-wrenching masterpiece about the unbreakable bond between a boy and his fox, perfect for children aged 9 and up.

Pax is available in hardback in store for €16. For more information on this book, or to reserve a copy, simply contact us. 

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