The Gruffalo

  • by Julia Donaldson
  • Narrated by Imelda Staunton
  • 0 hrs and 16 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

"A mouse took a stroll
through the deep dark wood.
A fox saw the mouse
And the mouse looked good." Here's a rhyming story of a mouse and a monster. Little mouse goes for a walk in a dangerous forest. To scare off his enemies, he invents tales of a fantastical creature called the Gruffalo. So imagine his surprise when he meets the real Gruffalo.


What the Critics Say

"Young readers will love the humor in this preposterous story....Serve this one for a rollicking good time." ( School Library Journal)


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Customer Reviews

Most Helpful

perfect bedtime story :)

kids love this at bedtime and the song at the end is a nice way to Finnish ...thumbs up all round
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Amazing reading!

Kids and I love this book so much. We read it so many times we know all lyrics! The voice here is so special. You feel you are in the story at the same time. Very good.
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- Lukrecija Lunn

Book Details

  • Release Date: 24-06-2008
  • Publisher: Pan Macmillan Publishers Ltd.