Squash And A Squeeze by Julia Donaldson
  

Squash And A Squeeze

Written by Julia Donaldson
Illustrated by Axel Scheffler

3+ readers   
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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.

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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 outrageously talented, prize-winning author of some of the world's best-loved children's books, including modern classics The Gruffaloand The Gruffalo's Child, which together have sold over 17 million copies worldwide, and the hugely successful What the Ladybird Heard adventures. Julia also writes fiction, including the Princess Mirror-Belle books illustrated by Lydia Monks, as well as poems, plays and songs – and her brilliant live shows are always in demand. She was Children’s Laureate 2011-13 and has been honoured with an MBE for Services to Literature. Julia and her husband Malcolm divide their time between West Sussex and Edinburgh.

Click here to read a Q & A with Julia.

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Format

Paperback

Author

Julia Donaldson
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Author's Website

www.juliadonaldson.co.uk/

Publisher

Pan Macmillan

Publication date

20th June 2004

ISBN

9781405004770

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