ABOUT THIS BOOK
PUBLICATION DATE: February 1, 2009
By (author) Julia Donaldson; Illustrated by Axel Scheffler
Adored by children and adults the world over, the award-winning story of a clever little mouse outwitting the creatures of the deep dark wood is the perfect picture book and a genuine modern classic. Macmillan is proud to launch “The Gruffalo’s” 10th birthday celebrations with this limited edition, which is sure to delight fans and new readers alike.
Julia Donaldson is one of today’s most popular children’s writers. Her many best-selling collaborations with Axel Scheffler include THE GRUFFALO’S CHILD (978-1-4050-2046-6) and THE SNAIL AND THE WHALE (978-0-333-98224-2). Julia loves to write plays and songs, and her brilliant children’s shows are always in demand. Axel Scheffler is a star children’s book illustrator, and the creator of many wonderful books for Macmillan. He enjoys particular acclaim for his work with Julia Donaldson, but has also illustrated fantastic novelty books such as THE TICKLE BOOK (978-1-4050-5363-1).