Fox 8 Summary
George Saunders

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Fox 8 Overview

“Fox 8” is a short story by George Saunders. The protagonist is a fox named Fox 8. He lives happily with other foxes in a forest. However, one day, humans destroy the forest and build a shopping mall on the location. The destruction of the forest causes a general breakdown of the ecosystem, and the foxes must confront the sudden disappearance of their source of food. The tale explores themes of kindness, storytelling, and hope.