Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler - Author Picture

Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler - Author

Julia Donaldson (pictured) is one of today's most popular writers. Her bestselling titles include The Gruffalo, The Gruffalo's Child and Room on the Broom. Although she is best-known for her picture books, Julia also writes longer novels, plays and songs. She lives in Glasgow and spends a lot of time on stage performing her brilliant sell-out singalong shows!

Axel Scheffler has achieved worldwide acclaim for his children’s book illustration, and his books have been translated into over twenty languages. Born in Germany, Axel now lives in London.

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