The Gruffalo by Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler
"A mouse took a stroll through the deep dark wood. A fox saw the mouse and the mouse looked good." Walk further into the deep dark wood, and discover what happens when the quick-thinking mouse comes face to face with an owl, a snake and a hungry gruffalo ...
The Gruffalo, illustrated by Axel Scheffler, is now a children's classic and publishing phenomenon; celebrating 15 years in 2014, selling over 3 million copies worldwide, was voted Great Britain's favourite bedtime story on BBC Radio 2 and was adapted and broadcast as an animation on BBC 1 on Christmas Day 2009.
Written by Julia Donaldson, the 2011-2013 Children's Laureate, and illustrated by Axel Scheffler.
Published by Scholastic
Recommended ages 0 - 6 years old.