All text and images copyright Tim Myers 2008

                                   Basho and the Fox (2000)

                                         Illustrated by Oki Han

                                                                     Marshall Cavendish

"...this imaginative, tightly woven tale [is] delivered with a light touch, in a lyrical narrative befitting its poetic hero.  Myers' cunning caper offers a sage lesson."

                                                                                                              --Publisher's Weekly

"This lively tale has good pacing, convincing characters, and a clever ending."

                                                                                                              --School Library Journal

                           Children's Best Seller--New York Times Review of Books 11/5/00