Julia Donaldson served as the UK Children's Laureate from 2011-2013
and has written many bestselling and beloved picture books and
novels for young readers. She lives in Glasgow, Scotland, with her
Axel Scheffler's award-winning books include Room on the Broom, The Snail and the Whale, and The Gruffalo. His illustrations have been published in more than thirty countries. He lives in London, England.
Praise for Stick Man
*"Donaldson's rhymes never skip a beat, and Scheffler personalizes the many animals, people and settings in his witty watercolors. This yarn could become a December perennial." -- Publishers Weekly, starred review
*"Scheffler's engaging illustrations, Donaldson's irresistible rhyming text and repeated refrains make this a winning read-aloud that will stick around long after the holiday season." -- Kirkus Reviews, starred review
"[A] happy ending for all, and for all a good night." -- Horn Book