Axel Scheffler

Reading the Mirror’s new newspaper makes me want to throw myself on a bonfire

5 March 2016 9:00 am

On Monday I went to the newsagent to buy the newspapers and picked up the first issue of a new…

The Parent Trap, familiar from various film versions, is a story by Eric Kastner, now republished with Walter Trier’s illustrations by Pushkin Books

The best children’s books of 2014

29 November 2014 9:00 am

If it’s all right with you, I’d like to launch a campaign please. Right here. You may be wanting me…

Walk on the wild side with the Gruffalo

14 December 2013 9:00 am

If, like me, you are allergic to pantomime (‘Oh, no you’re not!’; ‘Oh, yes I am!’) then help is at…