Squash And A Squeeze by Julia Donaldson

Squash And A Squeeze

Written by Julia Donaldson
Illustrated by Axel Scheffler

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For my family and me this is still one of THE best picture books ever published. This was Julia and Axel’s first collaboration and is now years later an absolute classic. Simply told through brilliant rhyming text and beautiful illustrations with each and every page exuding fun and entertainment and within it all an important message - be happy with what you have got. Fantastic.


Squash And A Squeeze by Julia Donaldson

By the creators of "The Gruffalo" and "Monkey Puzzle", this story for children from the age of three shows how the advice from a few farmyard animals and a wise old man enables a little old lady to find that her house isn't such a squash and a squeeze afterall.

About the Author

Julia Donaldson

Julia Donaldson is the prize-winning author of the world’s most-loved picture books including What the Ladybird Heard and The Gruffalo, the latter of which has sold over 14 million copies worldwide, been translated into 50 languages and been adapted into a popular animated film. She was the UK Children’s Laureate from 2011-2013 and was awarded an MBE in 2011 for services to Literature. Julia lives in West Sussex and Edinburgh.

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Pan Macmillan

Publication date

20th June 2004




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