Stick Man by Julia Donaldson

Stick Man

Written by Julia Donaldson
Illustrated by Axel Scheffler

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Creators of The Gruffalo, bestselling author/illustrator Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler have created yet another bestseller with Stick Man and now the book comes in a beautiful new gift edition complete with a snow dome. “Stick Man lives in the family tree with Stick Lady love And his children three”. But one day Stick Man is pounced on by a dog. Help! This is not what Stick Man wants….While others find many ignominious uses for Stick Man – a bat, a pen, a bow and a boomerang among others – Stick Man does all he can to find his way back home…And, happily, he does! A brilliant visual treat made all the more special in this snowy gift edition.


Stick Man by Julia Donaldson

Since its publication in September 2008, the story of Stick Man's courageous journey back to his family tree has captured the imagination of hundreds of thousands of children. Now the original classic picture book is available in a beautiful new gift edition, with a fun and festive snow dome embedded in the front cover.

This innovative new format contains no liquid, making it suitable for children.

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.

Click here to read a Q & A with Julia.

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32 pages


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Alison Green Books an imprint of Scholastic

Publication date

3rd October 2013




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