Axel Scheffler

Axel Scheffler

Axel Scheffler is a star illustrator whose instantly recognizable, warm and witty illustrations have achieved worldwide acclaim and numerous awards. Axel is the illustrator of wonderful novelty, gift and poetry books for Macmillan, such as Fish Who Dream of Trees (Two Hoots) and the bestselling The Bedtime Bear, The Tickle Book and Mother Goose's Nursery Rhymes – and of course, he is the illustrator of some of the world's best-loved picture books, including modern classics The Gruffalo and The Gruffalo's Child, which together have sold over 17 million copies worldwide. Axel’s artwork is exhibited internationally; he has illustrated for many charities and designed the Royal Mail Christmas stamps in 2012. Born in Hamburg, Axel now lives with his family in London.

Books by Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Gruffalo 20th Anniversary Edition
The Gruffalo 20th Anniversary Edition

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Gruffalo Sound Book
The Gruffalo Sound Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Room on the Broom Cookbook
The Room on the Broom Cookbook

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Flying Rabbits, Singing Squirrels and...
Flying Rabbits, Singing Squirrels and...

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Hamilton's Hats
Hamilton's Hats

Martine Oborne

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Snail and the Whale 15th...
The Snail and the Whale 15th...

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Axel Scheffler On the Farm
Axel Scheffler On the Farm

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Axel Scheffler In the Jungle
Axel Scheffler In the Jungle

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Charlie Cook's Favourite Book Sticker...
Charlie Cook's Favourite Book Sticker...

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for A Squash and a Squeeze Sticker Book
A Squash and a Squeeze Sticker Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for A Squash and a Squeeze 25th...
A Squash and a Squeeze 25th...

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Whoosh! Went the Witch: A Room on the...
Whoosh! Went the Witch: A Room on the...

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Fish Dream of Trees
Fish Dream of Trees

Frantz Wittkamp

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for A Treasury of Songs
A Treasury of Songs

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Room on the Broom Sticker Book
Room on the Broom Sticker Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Gruffalo and Friends Annual 2018
The Gruffalo and Friends Annual 2018

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Axel Scheffler's Nursery Rhymes
Axel Scheffler's Nursery Rhymes

Axel Scheffler

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Gruffalo and Other Stories CD
The Gruffalo and Other Stories CD

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Mother Goose's Nursery Rhymes
Mother Goose's Nursery Rhymes

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Mother Goose's Animal Rhymes
Mother Goose's Animal Rhymes

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Mother Goose's Nursery Rhymes
Mother Goose's Nursery Rhymes

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Monkey Puzzle
Monkey Puzzle

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Smartest Giant 15th Anniversary...
The Smartest Giant 15th Anniversary...

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Gruffalo Sticker Book
The Gruffalo Sticker Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Gruffalo's Child Sticker Book
The Gruffalo's Child Sticker Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for My First Gruffalo: The Gruffalo...
My First Gruffalo: The Gruffalo...

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Tales from Acorn Wood Book and Jigsaw...
Tales from Acorn Wood Book and Jigsaw...

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Christmas Bear
The Christmas Bear

Ian Whybrow

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Gruffalo Crumble and Other Recipes
Gruffalo Crumble and Other Recipes

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for My First Gruffalo: Gruffalo Growl
My First Gruffalo: Gruffalo Growl

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Mother Goose's Bedtime Rhymes
Mother Goose's Bedtime Rhymes

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Mother Goose's Action Rhymes
Mother Goose's Action Rhymes

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Tickle Book
The Tickle Book

Ian Whybrow

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Room on the Broom
Room on the Broom

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Smartest Giant in Town
The Smartest Giant in Town

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Snail and the Whale
The Snail and the Whale

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for A Squash and a Squeeze
A Squash and a Squeeze

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Charlie Cook's Favourite Book
Charlie Cook's Favourite Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Gruffalo
The Gruffalo

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Gruffalo's Child
The Gruffalo's Child

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Tales from Acorn Wood: Counting
Tales from Acorn Wood: Counting

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Tales from Acorn Wood: Colours
Tales from Acorn Wood: Colours

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Monkey Puzzle Sticker Book
Monkey Puzzle Sticker Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Tales from Acorn Wood Sticker Book
Tales from Acorn Wood Sticker Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Room on the Broom 15th Anniversary...
Room on the Broom 15th Anniversary...

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Room on the Broom Jigsaw Book
Room on the Broom Jigsaw Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Gruffalo's Child BIG Activity Book
The Gruffalo's Child BIG Activity Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Rhyming Stories: Pip the Dog and...
Rhyming Stories: Pip the Dog and...

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Axel Scheffler Treasury of Rhyming...
Axel Scheffler Treasury of Rhyming...

Axel Scheffler

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Gruffalo and The Gruffalo's Child...
The Gruffalo and The Gruffalo's Child...

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Gruffalo and The Gruffalo's Child...
The Gruffalo and The Gruffalo's Child...

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Let's Read! The Gruffalo's Child
Let's Read! The Gruffalo's Child

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for My First Gruffalo: Can You Count...
My First Gruffalo: Can You Count...

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for My First Gruffalo: Can You See...
My First Gruffalo: Can You See...

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Gruffalo Explorers: The Gruffalo...
Gruffalo Explorers: The Gruffalo...

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Rhyming Stories: Katie the Kitten and...
Rhyming Stories: Katie the Kitten and...

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Freddy the Frog Bath Book
Freddy the Frog Bath Book

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Katie the Kitten Bath Book
Katie the Kitten Bath Book

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Gruffalo Play
The Gruffalo Play

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Axel Scheffler's Noisy Jungle
Axel Scheffler's Noisy Jungle

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Let's Read! A Squash and a Squeeze
Let's Read! A Squash and a Squeeze

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Gruffalo 15th anniversary edition
The Gruffalo 15th anniversary edition

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Gruffalo's Child 10th Anniversary...
The Gruffalo's Child 10th Anniversary...

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Christmas Poems
Christmas Poems

Gaby Morgan

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Gruffalo's Child Sound Book
The Gruffalo's Child Sound Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Gruffalo Sticker Activity Book
The Gruffalo Sticker Activity Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Freddy the Frog Buggy Book
Freddy the Frog Buggy Book

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Katie the Kitten Buggy Book
Katie the Kitten Buggy Book

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Lizzy the Lamb Buggy Book
Lizzy the Lamb Buggy Book

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Pip the Puppy Buggy Book
Pip the Puppy Buggy Book

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Let's Read! Room on the Broom
Let's Read! Room on the Broom

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Let's Read! The Gruffalo
Let's Read! The Gruffalo

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Let's Read! Hamilton's Hats
Let's Read! Hamilton's Hats

Martine Oborne

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Let's Read: The Snail and the Whale
Let's Read: The Snail and the Whale

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Colours in Acorn Wood Buggy Book
Colours in Acorn Wood Buggy Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Friends in Acorn Wood Buggy Book
Friends in Acorn Wood Buggy Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Axel Scheffler's Noisy Farm
Axel Scheffler's Noisy Farm

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for A Squash and a Squeeze 20th...
A Squash and a Squeeze 20th...

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Gruffalo's Child Colouring Book
The Gruffalo's Child Colouring Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Room on the Broom Sound Book
Room on the Broom Sound Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Gruffalo Latin Edition
The Gruffalo Latin Edition

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Snail and the Whale Magnet Book
The Snail and the Whale Magnet Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for My First Gruffalo Gift Set
My First Gruffalo Gift Set

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Mother Goose's Baby Book
Mother Goose's Baby Book

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for My First Gruffalo Little Library
My First Gruffalo Little Library

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Gruffalo's Child Song and Other...
The Gruffalo's Child Song and Other...

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for My First Gruffalo: Touch-and-Feel
My First Gruffalo: Touch-and-Feel

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Gruffalo's Child Magnet Book
The Gruffalo's Child Magnet Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Tales From Acorn Wood Activity Book
Tales From Acorn Wood Activity Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for My First Gruffalo: Hello Gruffalo...
My First Gruffalo: Hello Gruffalo...

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for My First Gruffalo: Gruffalo, What Can...
My First Gruffalo: Gruffalo, What Can...

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for My First Gruffalo: Colours
My First Gruffalo: Colours

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for My First Gruffalo: Numbers
My First Gruffalo: Numbers

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for My First Gruffalo: Animal Actions
My First Gruffalo: Animal Actions

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for My First Gruffalo: Opposites
My First Gruffalo: Opposites

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Tales From Acorn Wood: Rabbit's Nap
Tales From Acorn Wood: Rabbit's Nap

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Tales From Acorn Wood: Hide & Seek Pig
Tales From Acorn Wood: Hide & Seek Pig

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Gruffalo Sound Book
The Gruffalo Sound Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Room on the Broom Colouring Book
Room on the Broom Colouring Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Charlie Cook's Favourite Book Big Book
Charlie Cook's Favourite Book Big Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Snail and the Whale Colouring Book
The Snail and the Whale Colouring Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Lizzy the Lamb Bath Book
Lizzy the Lamb Bath Book

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Pip the Puppy Bath Book
Pip the Puppy Bath Book

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Gruffalo Magnet Book
The Gruffalo Magnet Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Jingle Jangle Jungle Dominoes!
Jingle Jangle Jungle Dominoes!

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Gruffalo's Child Activity Book
The Gruffalo's Child Activity Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Gruffalo's Child Big Book
The Gruffalo's Child Big Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Monkey Puzzle Jigsaw Book
Monkey Puzzle Jigsaw Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Axel Scheffler Pocket Library
Axel Scheffler Pocket Library

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Smartest Giant in Town Activity Book
The Smartest Giant in Town Activity Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Room on the Broom Activity Book
Room on the Broom Activity Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Mother Goose's Playtime Rhymes
Mother Goose's Playtime Rhymes

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Gruffalo Colouring Book
The Gruffalo Colouring Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Tales From Acorn Wood
Tales From Acorn Wood

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Snail and the Whale Activity Book
The Snail and the Whale Activity Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Smartest Giant in Town Big Book
The Smartest Giant in Town Big Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Room on the Broom and Other Songs
Room on the Broom and Other Songs

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Snail and the Whale Big Book
The Snail and the Whale Big Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Squash and a Squeeze Big Book
Squash and a Squeeze Big Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Gruffalo's Child Jigsaw Book
The Gruffalo's Child Jigsaw Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Gruffalo and Friends CD Box Set
The Gruffalo and Friends CD Box Set

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Sound-button Buggy Buddies: Katie the...
Sound-button Buggy Buddies: Katie the...

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Gruffalo Song and Other Songs
The Gruffalo Song and Other Songs

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Bedtime Bear
The Bedtime Bear

Ian Whybrow

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Muddle Farm
Muddle Farm

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Gruffalo Jigsaw Book
The Gruffalo Jigsaw Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Room on the Broom Big Book
Room on the Broom Big Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Tales From Acorn Wood: Fox's Socks
Tales From Acorn Wood: Fox's Socks

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Tales of Acorn Wood:Postman Bear(PB
Tales of Acorn Wood:Postman Bear(PB

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Monkey Puzzle Big Book
Monkey Puzzle Big Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Proverbs From Far and Wide
Proverbs From Far and Wide

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for The Gruffalo Big Book
The Gruffalo Big Book

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Book cover for Tales From Acorn Wood: Postman Bear
Tales From Acorn Wood: Postman Bear

Julia Donaldson

Axel Scheffler

Series by Axel Scheffler