Walk further into the deep dark wood, and discover what happens when a quick-witted mouse comes face to face with an owl, a snake . . . and a hungry Gruffalo!
These evergreen stories about a clever little mouse outwitting the creatures of the deep dark wood - including the Gruffalo itself - have delighted children and adults the world over for more than a decade. Now these modern picture-book classics are available as miniature gift editions. The exquisitely designed covers feature stunning silhouette artwork from Axel Scheffler in shiny foil, and the high quality hardbacks have extra-thick paper and a deluxe finish.
The Gruffalo is one of the world’s best-loved monsters. Since it was first published in 1999, the award-winning story of his encounter with the little brown mouse in the deep dark wood has continued to delight children and adults the world over.
Created by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, the most successful author/illustrator partnership in picture book publishing, The Gruffalo is a modern classic, and both mouse and monster have become stars of stage and screen as well as story-time favourites.