Axel Scheffler

Author & Illustrator

About Axel Scheffler

Axel Scheffler is a star illustrator in the world of children's books, and has created many bestsellers including the award-winning The Gruffalo and its irresistible sequel The Gruffalo's Child. Born in Hamburg, Axel now lives in London.

Recent activity

Hug a Bear Day
Postman Bear by Julia Donaldson from Macmillan Children's Books is a brilliant picture book all about a bear!
20 days ago
Emma Thompson and Axel Scheffler
Out now! Jim's Spectacular Christmas by Emma Thompson, illustrated by Axel Scheffler. Published by Puffin.
1 month ago
Axel Scheffler
Out now! Who's Hiding In The Jungle? by Axel Scheffler. Published by Campbell Books.
5 months ago
Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler
Out now! The Snail and the Whale and Friends Outdoor Activity Book by Julia Donaldson, illustrated by Axel Scheffler. Published by Macmillan Children's Books.
5 months ago
Axel Scheffler
Out now! Mother Goose's Nursery Rhymes by Axel Scheffler. Published by Macmillan Children's Books.
7 months ago
Axel Scheffler
Out now! All About Cats by Axel Scheffler,. Published by Macmillan Children's Books.
8 months ago
Campbell Books and Axel Scheffler
Out now! My First Search and Find: On the Farm by Campbell Books, illustrated by Axel Scheffler. Published by Campbell Books.
8 months ago
Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler
Out now! Mole's Spectacles by Julia Donaldson, illustrated by Axel Scheffler. Published by Macmillan Children's Books.
9 months ago

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