The Gruffalo

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Dial, 1999 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
36 Reviews
A clever mouse outsmarts his predators by telling them his good friend the gruffalo -- "a creature with terrible claws, and terrible tusks in his terrible jaws" -- will eat them. When the imaginary monster actually appears, the mouse manages to outsmart him as well. This humorous, rhyming story is complemented by charming watercolor illustrations.

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Gorgeous book

User Review  - Rosiec1985 - Tesco

I bought this recently as my two year old daughter loves Julia Donaldson books and this was one we'd not read. Its not been read yet as is a Christmas present but I know she'll love it. Read full review

Love love love this book

User Review  - Emkale - Tesco

I bought this for my two toddlers who already loved the gruffalos child, they love this and it's such a lovely book to read Read full review

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About the author (1999)

Julia Donaldson lives in Glasgow, Scotland.

Axel Schefflerlives in London, England.

Axel Scheffler lives in London, England.