Axel Scheffler

Julia and Axel Scheffler’s first book A Squash and A Squeeze was published in 1993 and they have gone on to become the most popular picture book duo in the business. With the world famous The Gruffalo and Room on the Broom leading the procession of their beloved books they now have over 20 books to their names.

 
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The Gruffalo

The nation's favourite bedtime story! In this classic board book format with a fresh cover design!
 
 
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The Gruffalo's Child

Bestselling sequel to the smash-hit picture book, The Gruffalo. In this classic board book format with a fresh cover design!
 
 
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Room on the Broom

Join the witch and her animal friends for a broomstick adventure in this classic board book format with a fresh cover design!
 
 
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Monkey Puzzle

Poor little monkey! He's lost his mum. Luckily butterfly is nearby to help him find her... Now in this classic board book format with a fresh cover design!
 
 
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Charlie Cook's Favourite Book

Eleven brilliant books in one! A glorious, playful celebration of the joy of books and reading, in this classic board book format with a fresh cover design.
 
 
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The Snail and The Whale

​In this classic board book format with a fresh cover design, comes the thrilling tale of a tiny snail and a great big grey-blue humpback whale…
 
 
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The Smartest Giant in Town

A warm tale about a friendly giant whose heart is better than his dress sense, in this classic board book format with a fresh cover design!
 
 
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A Squash and A Squeeze

What do you do when your house is a squash and a squeeze? Make it feel even smaller! Enjoy this classic story in board book format with a fresh cover design!
 
 
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The Gruffalo

A gruffalo? What’s a gruffalo?”  “A gruffalo! Why, didn’t you know? He has terrible tusks, and terrible claws, and terrible teeth in his terrible jaws.”
 
 
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The Gruffalo's Child

One dark night the Gruffalo’s Child disobeys her father’s warnings and ventures out into the snow. After all, the Big Bad Mouse doesn’t really exist . . . does he?

 
 
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The Smartest Giant 15th Anniversary Edition

A Special 15th Anniversary edition of the warm tale about a friendly giant whose heart is better than his dress sense!
 
 
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The Gruffalo Sticker Book

Sticker book fun with the Gruffalo!
 
 
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The Gruffalo's Child Sticker Book

Sticker book fun with the Gruffalo's Child!
 
 
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A Squash and a Squeeze

The first ever picture book written and illustrated by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.

 
 
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Monkey Puzzle

Monkey has lost his mum. Will he ever find her? Follow him on his search around the jungle and find out!
 
 
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Room on the Broom

Join the witch and her cat for a broomstick adventure!
 
 
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Room on the Broom and Other Songs CD

The Room on the Broom song and eight other catchy tunes.
 
 
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The Gruffalo and Other Songs

The Gruffalo’s very own song as well as many other catchy tunes including A Squash and a Squeeze !

 
 
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The Gruffalo's Child and Other Songs

The Gruffalo’s Child and nine other brilliant sing-along songs including the Stick Man song.

 

 
 
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The Scarecrow's Wedding

 A fabulous love story, with drama, humour, originality - and a happy ending! 
 
 
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The Smartest Giant in Town

A warm tale about a friendly giant whose heart is better than his dress sense.

 
 
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The Snail and the Whale

The thrilling tale of a tiny snail and a great big grey-blue humpback whale.

 
 
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Charlie Cook's Favourite Book

A story about books and reading. Curl up in a cosy chair and let it become your favourite, too!

 
 
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Tiddler

This little fish has a very big imagination!
 
 
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Stick Man

Stick Man lives in the family tree
With his Stick Lady Love
and their stick children three
 
 
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Tabby McTat

A heart-warming story of friendship, loyalty - and kittens!
 
 
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Zog

Zog is the keenest dragon in school, but will he ever win a golden star?
 
 
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The Highway Rat

Beware of the Highway Rat. He’ll steal your food … and your heart!

 
 
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Superworm

Never fear, Superworm's here!
 
 
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Tales From Acorn Wood Book and CD

The favourite picture book read by Imelda Staunton, complete with music and sound effects. 

 
 
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Tales From Acorn Wood Omnibus

Join in the fun in Acorn Wood with this big book containing three lift-the-flap stories.
 
 
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Tales From Acorn Wood: Fox’s Socks

Can you help Fox find his socks? Lift the flaps and find out!

 

 
 
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Tales From Acorn Wood: Hide and Seek Pig

Pig and Hen are playing hide and seek. Lift the flaps to find them.

 
 
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Tales From Acorn Wood: Postman Bear

Bear is delivering letters to his friends. Lift the flaps to help him find them.

 
 
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Tales From Acorn Wood: Rabbit’s Nap

Who is keeping Rabbit awake? Lift the flaps to find out.

 
 
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A Squash and a Squeeze Book and CD

The favourite picture book accompanied by an audio CD read by Imelda Staunton, complete with music and sound effects. 

 
 
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A Squash and a Squeeze 20th Anniversary Edition

Celebrating twenty years of a classic picture book pairing!
 
 
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Monkey Puzzle Book and CD

The favourite picture book accompanied by an audio CD read by Imelda Staunton, complete with music and sound effects.
 
 
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Monkey Puzzle Jigsaw Book

A jigsaw book edition of the classic picture book.
 
 
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Charlie Cook's Favourite Book Book + Cd Pack

The favourite picture book read by Imelda Staunton, complete with music and sound effects!
 
 
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The Gruffalo 15th Anniversary Edition

A limited edition of The Gruffalo with extra bonus content!

 
 
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The Gruffalo: Latin Edition

The timeless Gruffalo story in Latin.

 
 
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The Gruffalo Jigsaw Book

The Gruffalo with six fantastic jigsaws.

 
 
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The Gruffalo Party Pack

Invitations, party games, decorations and more – everything you need for a Gruffalo party!

 
 
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The Gruffalo Magnet Book

With four magnetic play scenes, a miniature picture book and over 50 magnets!

 
 
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My First Gruffalo: Animal Actions

Join the fun and wriggle like a snake, scamper like a fox and growl like the Gruffalo.

 
 
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The Gruffalo Book and CD Pack

The classic story read by Imelda Staunton.

 
 
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The Gruffalo Activity Book

Packed with games, puzzles and stickers from the bestselling picture book.

 
 
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The Gruffalo and Friends CD Box Set

Six bestselling Julia Donaldson and Axel Schefller titles available together for the first time.

 
 
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The Gruffalo Colouring Book

Draw and colour with the Gruffalo!

 
 
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Let's Read! The Gruffalo

The complete story and original illustrations especially designed as a book for early readers.

 
 
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The Gruffalo Sound Book

The Gruffalo brought to life with sound!

 
 
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The Gruffalo's Child 10th Anniversary Edition

A limited edition of The Gruffalo’s Child with extra bonus content!

 
 
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The Gruffalo's Child Magnet Book

Join all your favourite characters from the Deep Dark Wood in this amazing magnetic book!

 
 
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The Gruffalo's Child Activity Book

Packed with games, puzzles and stickers from the bestselling picture book.

 
 
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The Gruffalo's Child Sound Book

The Gruffalo’s Child brought to life with sound!

 
 
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The Gruffalo's Child Jigsaw Book

The Gruffalo’s Child with six fantastic jigsaws!

 
 
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The Gruffalo Sticker Activity Book

A monster-sized activity book with over 200 stickers!

 
 
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The Gruffalo's Child Book and CD Pack

The classic story read by Imelda Staunton.

 
 
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The Gruffalo's Child Colouring Book

Draw and colour with the Gruffalo’s Child!

 
 
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My First Gruffalo: Colours

Learn all about colours with the Gruffalo.
 
 
 
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My First Gruffalo: Numbers

Learn all about numbers with the Gruffalo.

 
 
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My First Gruffalo: Opposites

Learn all about opposites with the Gruffalo.

 
 
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My First Gruffalo: Touch-and-Feel

Are you brave enough to touch the Gruffalo’s poisonous wart?

 
 
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My First Gruffalo Gift Set

A board book and a buggy book: the perfect gift for little Gruffalo fans.

 
 
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My First Gruffalo Little Library

A little library from the Gruffalo baby and toddler series featuring all your favourite characters from the deep dark wood.

 
 
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My First Gruffalo: Hello Gruffalo! Buggy Book

A very first Gruffalo book to attach to a buggy, highchair or car seat. 

 
 
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My First Gruffalo: Gruffalo, What Can You See? Buggy Book

A very first Gruffalo book to attach to a buggy, highchair or car seat. 

 
 
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Room on the Broom Sound Book

Join the witch and her cat, a dog, a frog and a bird on a noisy bumpy broomstick ride.

 
 
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Room on the Broom Colouring Book

Colour and draw with the witch and her cat
 
 
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Room on the Broom Activity Book

Packed with activities, puzzles and stickers – hours of witchy fun!
 
 
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The Snail and the Whale Jigsaw Book

A jigsaw book edition of the classic picture book.

 
 
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The Snail and the Whale Colouring Book

A whale of a colouring book!

 
 
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The Snail and the Whale Book and CD

The favourite picture book read by Imelda Staunton, complete with music and sound effects. 

 
 
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The Snail and the Whale Magnet Book

With four magnetic scenes, a miniature picture book and over 80 magnets.

 

 
 
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The Smartest Giant in Town Book + CD

Listen to Imelda Staunton tell the story of the friendly giant whose heart is better than his dress sense. 
 
 
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Tiddler - Book and CD

The fabulous fishy adventure read by award-winning actress Imelda Staunton.
 
 
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Tiddler - Early Reader

The classic picture book is redesigned in an Early Reader format for all to enjoy the tale.
 
 
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Stick Man Early Reader

Stick Man Early Reader

Babies and toddlers can now learn their first words with the help of Stick Man! 
 
 
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Stick Man's First Words

Babies and toddlers can now learn their first words with the help of Stick Man!
 
 
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Stick Man - Book and CD

The runaway bestseller of Stick Man’s adventure read by award-winning actress Imelda Staunton.
 
 
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Tabby McTat - Book and CD

The purr-fect picture book read by award-winning actress Imelda Staunton.
 
 
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Tabby McTat - Early Reader

The heart-warming picture book is redesigned for all to enjoy the tale.
 
 
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Zog - Book and CD

The award-winning story of the accident-prone dragon ready by award-winning actress Imelda Staunton.