Charlie Mackesy

The Boy, The Mole, The Fox and The Horse
  • The Boy, The Mole, The Fox and The Horse

  • The Sunday Times Bestseller and New York Times Bestseller.

    'You will not be able to buy a more beautiful book for Christmas for somebody you love' Chris Evans

    A book of hope for uncertain times.

    Enter the world of Charlie's four unlikely friends, discover their story and their most important life lessons.

    The conversations of the boy, the mole, the fox and the horse have been shared thousands of times online, recreated in school art classes, hung on hospital walls and turned into tattoos. In Charlie's first book, you will find his most-loved illustrations and some new ones too.

    'A wonderful work of art and a wonderful window into the human heart' Richard Curtis

Artist Charlie Mackesy has been a cartoonist for The Spectator and a book illustrator for Oxford University Press. He has collaborated with Richard Curtis for Comic Relief, and Nelson Mandela on a lithograph project, ‘The Unity Series’. His first exhibition for the boy, the mole, the fox and the horse was in London in November 2018. Charlie lives in South London with his dog.