- Name: Mem Fox
- Born: 03/05/1946 (74 years old)
- Occupation: Author
Merrion Frances “Mem” Fox, AM (born Merrion Frances Partridge; 5 March 1946) is an Australian writer of children’s books and an educationalist specialising in literacy. Fox has been semi-retired since 1996, but still gives seminars and lives in Adelaide, South Australia.
Birth Name: Merrion Frances Partridge
Awards: Nan Chauncy Award, 2017
Alias: “Mem” Fox
Birth Place: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia