New Julia Donaldson books 2018

Julia Donaldson is the author of some of the best known and loved children's books in the world, including The Gruffalo. Take a look at some of the new picture books, activity books and delightful stories coming this year.

26/01/2018
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Julia Donaldson is the author of some of the best known and loved children's books in the world, including The Gruffalo. Take a look at some of the new picture books, activity books and delightful stories coming this year.

Coming soon...

The Snail and the Whale 15th Anniversary Edition

For children aged 3 - 6 years

One little snails longs to see the world, so she hitches a ride on the tail of an enormous whale. Together they travel the world, past icebergs and volcanoes. But disaster strikes and the whale is beached in a bay. Can the tiny snail help her friend?

This special anniversary edition has a shiny foil cover, never-before-seen material from Axel Scheffler’s sketchbook and a letter from Julia herself.

The Snail and the Whale 15th Anniversary Edition is available in paperback on 28th June 2018.

Animalphabet

For children aged 3 - 5 years

Children can embark on a journey through the animal world meeting huge elephants, slithery snakes, growling tigers and more in Animalphabet. The gentle rhyming text will help children remember new words, whilst the fold out flaps and peep-through holes can turn this colourful picture book into an entertaining guessing game.

Animalphabet is available in hardback on 18th October 2018.