Julia Donaldson

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About Julia Donaldson

Julia Donaldson is the outrageously talented, prize-winning author of the world's best-loved children's books, and was the 2011-2013 Children's Laureate. Her picture books include the modern classic The Gruffalo, which has sold over 13.5 million copies worldwide, and the hugely successful What the Ladybird Heard and What the Ladybird Heard Next. 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. Julia and her husband Malcolm divide their time between West Sussex and Edinburgh.

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Julia Donaldson and Sebastien Braun
3 days to go until Julia Donaldson will be releasing Rock-a-Bye Rumpus. Published by Macmillan Children's Books.
3 days ago
Happy birthday Julia Donaldson
Happy Birthday Julia Donaldson! Now's the time to read The Gruffalo published by Macmillan Children's Books.
12 days ago
Happy birthday Julia Donaldson
Happy Birthday Julia Donaldson! Now's the time to read Monkey Puzzle published by Macmillan Children's Books.
12 days ago
Happy birthday Julia Donaldson
Happy Birthday Julia Donaldson! Now's the time to read Tales From Acorn Wood: Postman Bear published by Campbell Books.
12 days ago
Happy birthday Julia Donaldson
Happy Birthday Julia Donaldson! Now's the time to read The Gruffalo Song Bale of 50 published by Macmillan Children's Books.
12 days ago
Happy birthday Julia Donaldson
Happy Birthday Julia Donaldson! Now's the time to read The Gruffalo Song published by Macmillan Children's Books.
12 days ago
Happy birthday Julia Donaldson
Happy Birthday Julia Donaldson! Now's the time to read Room on the Broom Song Book published by Macmillan Children's Books.
12 days ago
Happy birthday Julia Donaldson
Happy Birthday Julia Donaldson! Now's the time to read Room on the Broom Song Book bale 50 published by Macmillan Children's Books.
12 days ago

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