Julia Donaldson

Julia Catherine Donaldson
 MBE (born 16 September 1948) is a British writer, playwright and performer, and the 2011–2013 Children's Laureate. She is best known for her popular rhyming stories for children, especially those illustrated by Axel Scheffler, which include The GruffaloRoom on the Broom and Stick Man. She originally wrote songs for children's television but has concentrated on writing books since the words of one of her songs, "A Squash and a Squeeze", were made into a children's book in 1993. Of her 184 published works, 64 are widely available in bookshops. The remaining 120 are intended for school use and include her Songbirds phonic reading scheme, which is part of the Oxford Reading Tree.

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Cave Baby

A hairy mammoth takes a cheeky little baby on a thrilling ride through a moonlit landscape populated by a sabre-toothed tiger, a leaping hare, a laughing hyena and even, just maybe, by a big brown bear .
€11.05 €7.29

My First Gruffalo Little Library

More in the exciting Gruffalo baby and toddler series from the bestselling Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler, featuring all your favourite characters from the deep dark wood.
€7.90 €5.89

Sharing a Shell

When a little hermit crab finds a shiny new shell he doesnt want to share it - not with a blobby purple anemone and a tickly bristleworm.
€11.05 €7.29

Tabby Mctat

Tabby McTat is purr-fectly happy, singing along all day with Fredthe busker.
€11.05 €7.29

Tabby Mctat

Tabby McTat loves singing along with Fred the busker, as people throwcoins in their hat.
€9.50 €6.27

The Gruffalo

Touch the Gruffalos terrible tusks, feel his knobbly knees and tickle his purple prickles in this bold, eye-catching book with touch-and-feel elements on every page.
€17.40 €11.48

The Gruffalo

The complete story and original illustrations from Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler' bestselling picture book, THE GRUFFALO, have been specially designed into an early reader format.
€7.90 €5.83

The Gruffalos Child Sound Book

The perfect gift! This is a fabulous book for kids who love the Gruffalo`s child with its interactive sounds, they can imagine they are part of the story
€20.55 €13.56

The Paper Dolls

A beautiful story of one little girl and her chain of 5 paper dolls from Childrens Laureate Julia Donaldson, and an exciting illustrator who has already had 2 books on the Greenaway Medal longlist.
€11.05 €7.29

The Princess and the Wizard

The princess may try seven times to escape By changing her colour and changing her shape.
€11.05 €7.29

The Singing Mermaid

The singing mermaid is tempted away from her home at Silversands to join the circus.
€11.05 €7.29

Tyrannosaurus Drip

The complete story and original illustrations of TYRANNOSAURUS DRIP by Julia Donaldson and David Roberts have been specially designed into an early reader format.
€7.90 €5.21

Tyrannosaurus Drip

'' Everyone knows that tyrannosauruses are big and scary, so when a placid duckbill dinosaur' egg ends up in the wrong nest confusion is sure to ensue! When the baby dinosaur hatches out, he' so out of place that his grisly big sisters call him Tyrannosaurus Drip.
€11.05 €7.29

What the Ladybird Heard

Lets get reading with What the Ladybird Heard, by Julia Donaldson, specially for early Readers
€7.90 €5.21

A Squash and a Squeeze

'' Wise old man, wont you help me, please? My house is a squash and squeeze.
€11.05 €7.29