by Sara Pennypacker (Author)

National Book Award Longlist

New York Times best seller

An Amazon Best Book of the Year

From best-selling and award-winning author Sara Pennypacker comes a beautifully wrought, utterly compelling novel about the powerful relationship between a boy and his fox. Pax is destined to become a classic, beloved for generations to come.

Pax and Peter have been inseparable ever since Peter rescued him as a kit. But one day, the unimaginable happens: Peter's dad enlists in the military and makes him return the fox to the wild. 

At his grandfather's house, 300 miles away from home, Peter knows he isn't where he should be - with Pax. He strikes out on his own despite the encroaching war, spurred by love, loyalty, and grief, to be reunited with his fox. 

Meanwhile Pax, steadfastly waiting for his boy, embarks on adventures and discoveries of his own.... 

Plus, don't miss Here in the Real World, Sarah Pennypacker's next gorgeous and heartfelt middle grade novel, coming in 2020! 

Journey alongside Pax and Peter in the heartfelt novel "Pax" by Sara Pennypacker. Embark on an extraordinary adventure as a young boy named Peter and his beloved pet fox, Pax, are separated by unforeseen circumstances.

As Peter navigates the complexity of loss and longing, he embarks on a courageous quest to reunite with his furry companion. Along the way, he encounters a cast of unforgettable characters, both human and animal, who shape his journey and teach him valuable lessons about resilience, friendship, and the power of love.

"Pax" is a poignant and beautifully written story that explores the unbreakable bond between a boy and his pet. Through Peter's journey, Sara Pennypacker delves into themes of loyalty, responsibility, and the enduring spirit of friendship.

Join Peter and Pax on their emotional odyssey as they confront challenges, overcome obstacles, and discover the transformative power of love and determination. "Pax" is a captivating tale that will resonate with readers of all ages, leaving a lasting impact long after the final page is turned.

Immerse yourself in the world of "Pax" and be inspired by the unyielding bond between a boy and his pet. Discover the strength of friendship, the resilience of the human spirit, and the heartwarming power of love.


February 02, 2016