"He was Star, a big handsome red fox, named for the star-shaped white spot in the center of his chest. But his talent for eluding traps and dogs with ghostlike cunning earned him a new name-Haunt Fox. An outlaw who mercilessly raided poultry farms, he was stalked and shot at by every hunter and farmer in the valley. But no one wanted the legendary animal more than young Jack Crowley and his foxhound, Thunder. Together, they set out on a blazing chase into the heart of the wilderness. It was a chase the brave outlaw fox would never forget"--
December 12, 2017 Subject:
lovely story as usual
the story of a boy becoming a man and the parallel story of a beautiful fox and how their lives intertwine. Kjelgaard makes the wild come alive and gives his timeless life lessons in this wonderful story.