The Gruffalo's Child
Illustrator: Axel Scheffler
Five years after the publication of multi award-winning The Gruffalo, author Julia Donaldson and illustrator Axel Scheffler return with a much-awaited sequel.
The Gruffalo's Child has all the charm of the original: a witty, rhyming text, enchanting illustrations and a neat reversal of the original plot. Fans of the original will not be disappointed.
Publisher: Macmillan Children's books
'Read this to my baby girl in our rocking chair...'
Read this to my baby girl in our reading rocking chair in her nursery, three weeks old. Great book that brings back the familiar original nicely.
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What families say
My 6 month old boys favourite book, he loves it when I act out the story it makes him giggle, a great book.
I read this story to my son when he was 2 weeks old. A fantastic story which we will re-read time and again.
This is a lovely sequel to read to my little boy- again, great that there is an accompanying animation.
Absolutely love this book. it is still a little too long for my little girl but she does enjoy it
It is a lovely book enjoyed by mummy and Harriet. While mummy reads it, Harriet likes pointing to all the animals
Me and my daughter both like this book and enjoy reading the story together. It is great story for reading at bedtime.
Lex loves this book, normally read it to him in the daytime
My Daughter Loves This Book And Lvoe Doing The Actions To It She Also Love It When I do Funny Vocies For The Different Animals