Author(s): Julia Donaldson
Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler have been creating bestselling, award-winning children's books together since 1993, and are one of the most successful picture-book partnerships of all time. Their classic picture books belong in every home, and now eight of them are available together in The Gruffalo and Friends Library, with a specially designed Gruffalo-shaped bookshelf. It's the perfect christening or birthday gift. Contains hardback editions of The Gruffalo, The Gruffalo's Child, Room on the Broom, The Snail and the Whale, A Squash and a Squeeze, Monkey Puzzle, Charlie Cook's Favourite Book and The Smartest Giant in Town.
Eight classic picture books from the creators of The Gruffalo
Axel Scheffler enjoys worldwide acclaim for his humorous illustrations. In addition to his picture books, Axel is also the illustrator of wonderful novelty and gift books such as the bestselling The Bedtime Bear and Mother Goose's Action Rhymes, as well as his Pip and Posy series for toddlers. Julia Donaldson is the outrageously talented, prize-winning author of the world's most-loved picture books, and was the 2011-2013 UK Children's Laureate. Her books include The Gruffalo, which has sold over 5 million copies worldwide and has been translated into over 60 languages. Julia also writes fiction as well as poems, plays and songs - and her brilliant live children's shows are always in demand. Julia and her husband Malcolm divide their time between Edinburgh and West Sussex.