Synopses & Reviews
A rhyming tale about a cunning mouse. When a series of predators invite the mouse for dinner (and who will be served for dinner?) the mouse pretends he is on his way to meet the big scary Gruffalo. Hearing the mouse describe the monster, the animals run for their lives until the mouse finds himself face to face with … the Gruffalo!
Julia Donaldson's fun rhymes and Axel Scheffler's timeless illustration are guaranteed to delight children in this multiple award-winning book that has sold millions of copies around the world.
About the Author
Julia Donaldson has won many awards including the Smarties Prize, the British Book Awards, the Experian Big Three Award, the Sheffield Book Award, the Scottish Childrens Book Award and the Book Trust Early Years Award.
Axel Scheffler was born in Hamburg, Germany. His collaborations with Julia Donaldson include The Gruffalo, Tiddler, Stick Man and Tabby McTat. He lives in London.