THE SCARECROWS' WEDDING is the eagerly awaited new picture book from
the creators of THE GRUFFALO and STICK MAN. Written in Julia
Donaldson's glorious rhyme and illustrated in glowing colour by Axel
Scheffler, THE SCARECROWS' WEDDING is a fabulous love story,
with drama, humour, originality - and a happy ending! Two scarecrows,
Betty O'Barley and Harry O'Hay, are planning the perfect wedding.
But wicked scarecrow, Reginald Rake, has other ideas and almost
ruins their special day. Harry must become a hero before he
and Betty can have the wedding of their dreams.
Julia Donaldson Biography
Julia Donaldson is a highly talented author of some of the best-loved children’s books in the world. Born in London in 1948 she grew up with her younger sister Mary who she loved to create imaginary characters with.
She started her career as a singer-songwriter, writing mainly for children’s television. One of these...
Axel Scheffler Biography
Axel Scheffler is an acclaimed illustrator, animator and more recently author of children's books. He was born in Hamburg in 1957 and moved to England in 1982 in order to study illustration at the Bath Academy of Art. He then worked for a variet...