Released on 20 September 2002.
Illustrated by Axel Scheffler
Nestlé Smarties Book Prize Gold Award
A Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler's award-winning rhyming story of a mouse and a monster has become a bestselling phenomenon across the world. Little mouse goes for a walk in a dangerous forest. To scare off his enemies he invents tales of a fantastical creature called the Gruffalo. SO, imagine his surprise when he meets the REAL Gruffalo...Read by Imelda Staunton, this audio CD brings to life the animals that live in the deep, dark wood.
World Book Day 2018 is on 1st March so we've put together some easy costume ideas to help you turn your child into their favourite book character for the day.
Get the your children into the festive spirit with these fun activity sheets. We've got Christmas colouring sheets, a snowman dot-to-dot, decorations for your tree and a biscuit recipe for Santa.
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Macmillan Children's Books is thrilled to be a part of an exciting new exhibit at Discover Children's Story Centre. Their new Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler exhibition brings 12 of their enchanting picture books to life.
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The Gruffalo River Ride Adventure – a world first – splashes into the Wild Woods at Chessington World of Adventures Resort on Saturday 18th March 2017.
It's World Book Day on Thursday 1st March and if you're looking for book character costume ideas we've got three easy, no-sew costumes from The Gruffalo and Room on the Broom.
Download, print and colour these Gruffalo Christmas Tree decorations and you'll have the best-dressed tree in town.
An easy Gruffalo-themed gingerbread recipe for adults and children to make together from Julia Donaldson's fun-packed cookery book Gruffalo Crumble and Other Recipes.
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A Gruffalo-themed recipe for adults and children to make together from Julia Donaldson's fun-packed cookery book Gruffalo Crumble and Other Recipes.
Is there a special birthday coming up? Download and colour this Gruffalo birthday card.