Julia Donaldson is today’s best-loved picture book writer, famous for THE GRUFFALO (978-0-333-71093-7) illustrated by Axel Scheffler. Julia loves to write songs and plays, and her amazing children’s shows are much in demand. She also makes an excellent fish pie.
David Roberts is a prize-winning illustrator whose beautiful and distinctive illustrations have won him many fans since he swapped a career in fashion for the world of children’s books. David sometimes eats fishcakes for tea, but he’d much rather have a victoria sponge.
Julia Donaldson is one of the UK''s best-loved children''s authors. Her award-winning collaborations with Axel Scheffler include the modern classic The Gruffalo and its irresistible sequel The Gruffalo''s Child. Julia also writes children''s plays and songs, and runs regular storytelling workshops. She lives in Glasgow with her husband, Malcolm, and their family.