Axel Scheffler

Axel Scheffler is the best-selling illustrator of many favourite children’s
picture books, including the award-winning The Gruffalo, which has been translated into over 40 languages. He was born in Hamburg, but now lives in London, where his artwork is increasingly inspired by his young daughter. He works in an attic studio overlooking a peaceful garden with a walnut tree and a family of foxes.

Also illustrated by Axel Scheffler:

  • The Gruffalo
  • The Gruffalo's Child
  • Room on the Broom
  • Stick Man
  • Muddle Farm
  • The Tickle Book