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The Gruffalo

Average rating
4.2 out of 5
Based on 531 Ratings and 202 Reviews

Book Description
This rhythmic read-aloud par excellence follows a clever mouse on a walk through the deep dark wood, where he encounters several hungry inhabitants who want to make him their main course. Lacking size or strength as defenses, quick-witted Mouse instead taps the powers of his imagination to create the gruffalo, a "terrible creature with terrible claws, and terrible tusks in his terrible jaws." But ... More
Book Information
PublisherDial Books For Young Readers
BindingHardcover (37 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
ISBN-100803723865
ISBN-13978-0803723863
Publication Date06/01/1999
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About Julia Donaldson (Author) : Julia Donaldson is a published author and a narrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Julia Donaldson include The Giants and the Joneses (Unabridged), Sharing a Shell (Unabridged)... more
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About Axel Scheffler (Illustrator) : Axel Scheffler is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Axel Scheffler include Room on the Broom Activity Book, Charlie Cook's Favourite Book, Sti... more
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7/15/2013 Lisa McAllister tagged as: Inspired me

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5/15/2011 Heather Turley tagged as: I read

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3/28/2011 michael youngman tagged as: I recommend

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11/3/2009 Kieran Crowley said: Magical.
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10/26/2007 Abigail Daker said: I love this illustrator.
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8/31/2007 Elizabeth Bluemle tagged as: I Read

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