Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels
- Age: 4 to 8
- Grade: p to 3
Francis the fox enjoys everything about his Saturdays at Mr. Li's Laundromat, except for Mr. Li's granddaughter, Lily. When Lily plays a dirty trick on Francis, it's up to the little fox to clean up and save the day.
About the authors
Katty Maurey is a designer and illustrator. She was born in Paris, lived in Hong Kong, and now makes her home in Montréal. She has a degree in graphic design from the Université de Québec à Montréal, and is the illustrator of several other children's books, including Francis the Little Fox and The Specific Ocean.
- Short-listed, Amelia Frances Howard-Gibbon Illustrator's Award, Canadian Library Association
It's the team's quirky human-animal universe, gentle humor, and close observation that provide the book's ample pleasures---and a big grin of a punch line.