Julia Donaldson Books

Julia Donaldson's books are some of the world's best-loved children's stories, including modern classics The Gruffalo and 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 a CBE for Services to Literature. Julia and her husband Malcolm divide their time between West Sussex and Edinburgh.

Hardback books by Julia Donaldson

Interactive Julia Donaldson board books

Julia Donaldson paperbacks stories

Fun Julia Donaldson sticker books

Beloved children's stories with Julia Donaldson

With a talent for publishing bestsellers fuelled by her limitless imagination, Donaldson started off her career as a song-writer for children's programmes. Using her melodic skills, it's no surprise that her animal-filled stories, such as Room On The Broom and The Snail And The Whale, spark joy for children across the globe.

Lift, feel, push and pull with Julia Donaldson board books

Enjoy our selection of Julia Donaldson books and stories from the much-loved author of the charming Stick Man books. If you're looking for the perfect read for a little one, young readers will love the best-selling picture book, The Highway Rat Early Reader. For more interactive fun, kids will be delighted by at the adventures of a bumbling dragon in the Zog Gift Edition Board Book and fall in love with football and counting after reading the exciting Spinderella Board Book.