The Gruffalo's Child

Illustrated by Axel Scheffler

Julia Donaldson

Ages 3-5
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2005 Winner

National Book Awards Children's Book of the Year Award

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08 October 2015
32 pages

A mini hardback gift edition of The Gruffalo's Child – one of the world's favourite picture books.

This classic snowy adventure featuring everyone's favourite characters from the deep dark wood has delighted children and adults around the world for more than ten years. Created by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, the most successful picture book partnership ever, this sequel to The Gruffalo is a genuine modern classic in its own right.

This miniature gift edition has an exquisitely designed cover featuring stunning silhouette artwork from Axel Scheffler in shiny foil, and the high quality hardback has extra-thick paper and a deluxe finish.

It's the perfect little gift for big Gruffalo fans!

The Gruffalo’s Child achieves the impossible – an even more endearing, witty and delightful book than its parent.

The Bookseller

A variation on the relationship between the canny mouse and the gentle but huge and ugly Gruffalo, so deliciously played out in The Gruffalo, is wittily recreated in this welcome encore.

The Guardian