Discover the universal tale of The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse brought to life in audio by its author and illustrator Charlie Mackesy, with a beautiful music score and the real wildlife sounds of rural England.
“A surprise bestseller about kindness and vulnerability is bringing people together.” – Washington Post
“What do you want to be when you grow up?” asked the mole.
“Kind,” said the boy.
Charlie Mackesy offers inspiration and hope in uncertain times in this beautiful audiobook, following the tale of a curious boy, a greedy mole, a wary fox and a wise horse who find themselves together in sometimes difficult terrain, sharing their greatest fears and biggest discoveries about vulnerability, kindness, hope, friendship and love. The shared adventures and important conversations between the four friends are full of life lessons that have connected with readers of all ages.
“Charlie Mackesy’s mesmerizing debut combines the simplicity of “The Giving Tree”, magic of “The Velveteen Rabbit” and the curiosity of “Paddington” – Elisabeth Egan, New York Times
This book got me through hard times. As the horse says “life is difficult but you are loved”
The Boy, the Mole, the Fox, and the Horse
This is one of the greatest books I’ve read & heard! I’m recommending it to everyone of every age.
A huge thanks to Charlie Mackesy for inviting us to his magical land and for letting us meet The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse...aka all of us.
This will change your life!
What I mean when I say this is that, if your heart is in the right place, this will be a defining book and audiobook that you will always remember. Since I first read this three months ago, I have given away about 60 of them. It is truly a gift of love and kindness from Charlie to the world.