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The Gruffalo 20th Anniversary Edition

The Gruffalo 20th Anniversary Edition

Celebrate twenty years of the modern classic The Gruffalo with this special anniversary edition of the story, featuring a wrap-around play scene and press-out characters for an interactive reading experience, plus additional book content.

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ISBN 9781509894130
Barcode 9781509894130
Published 27 December 2018 by Pan Macmillan
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Donaldson, Julia
Illustrated by Scheffler, Axel
Series The Gruffalo
Availability In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days

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Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9781509894130
ISBN-10 1509894136
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Pan Macmillan
Imprint Macmillan Children's Books
Publication Date 27 December 2018
International Publication Date 10 January 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Donaldson, Julia
Illustrated by Scheffler, Axel
Series The Gruffalo
Category General Picture Books
Character Books
Classic Fiction (Pub. < 1900)
Animal Stories
Picture Storybooks
Number of Pages 40
Dimensions Width: 228mm
Height: 281mm
Spine: 7mm
Weight 288g
Interest Age 0-5 years
Reading Age 0-5 years
NBS Text Picture Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code Not specified
Catalogue Code 975519

Description of this Book

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 a quick-witted mouse comes face to face with a fox, an owl, a snake . . . and a hungry Gruffalo! Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler's The Gruffalo is an undisputed modern classic and has become a bestselling phenomenon around the world. This award-winning rhyming story of a mouse and a monster has found its way into the hearts and bedtimes of an entire generation of children over the past 20 years, and will undoubtedly continue to enchant children for years and years to come. No home should be without The Gruffalo! Celebrate twenty years of the classic story with The Gruffalo 20th Anniversary Edition, featuring a wrap-around play scene and press-out characters for an interactive reading experience, plus additional book content.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review One of the best picture books ever written * Sun * A modern classic * Observer *
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 4 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Julia Donaldson is the author of some of the world's best-loved children's books, including modern classics The Gruffalo and The Gruffalo's Child, which together have sold over 17 million copies worldwide, and the hugely successful What the Ladybird Heard adventures. Axel Scheffler is a star illustrator whose instantly recognizable, warm and witty illustrations have achieved worldwide acclaim and numerous awards. Axel is the illustrator of some of the world's best-loved picture books, including modern classics The Gruffalo and The Gruffalo's Child, The Bedtime Bear, The Tickle Book and Mother Goose's Nursery Rhymes.

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