Already amassing an army of fans, The Truth Pixie is an innovative and characteristically profound story in verse that addresses children’s fears, worries and anxiety.
From number one bestselling author Matt Haig comes a hilarious and heartwarming story, brilliantly illustrated throughout by Chris Mould.
Wherever she is, whatever the day, She only has one kind of thing to say. Just as cats go miaow and cows go moo, The Truth Pixie can only say things that are true.
Publisher: Canongate Books
Number of pages: 128
Weight: 177 g
Dimensions: 174 x 135 x 17 mm
The uplifting tale of a young girl cheered by a cheeky sprite who is unable to lie, The Truth Pixie is short and very sweet - Guardian
Reasons to Stay Alive for seven-year-olds - Huffington Post
A self-help book for children . . . Warm, inspiring and full of good sense - Daily Express
A funny and beautifully illustrated tale with a heartfelt message about life's ups and downs - Sunday Express
The perfect package of happiness - OLIVIA COLMAN
A sweet rhyming introduction to how to combat bad moods and depression and learn to love yourself - The Times
Just perfect. [A] short, rhyming tale for younger readers - Evening Times
A self-help book (of sorts) for children who are struggling . . . The Truth Pixie is a short rhyming story about accepting yourself and understanding the bad things that happen don't define you forever - Huffington Post
PRAISE FOR MATT HAIG AND CHRIS MOULD Absolutely brilliant - CBBC
Amazing - Blue Peter
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“Utterly wondrous… a story for everyone. Matt is a mastermind. The Truth Pixie is the perfect present – not just for Christmas – but for all year round. My book of the year!”
The Truth Pixie is something else. I hope that the something else is conveyed in my following words…
The Truth Pixie is the kind of story that will make you think over and over about its naturally moving qualities... More
“Like a warm hug”
I bought this book after reading about its release in a national paper; the article was about children's mental health so it caught my attention.
It's a poem, like any other; dare I say it doesn't even... More
“An essential book for people of all ages”
I've wanted to write this review ever since I read The Truth Pixie, but I just haven't quite known where to start!
The Truth Pixie is such a magical little book that I strongly believe everyone should read... More
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