"Chocolate mousse!" says greedy Goose. "Don't just grab it," says angry Rabbit.
Good manners aren't on the menu at this meal. Duck won't eat his carrots. Moth's eating the cloth, and Sheep would rather sleep than wash the dishes. Thank goodness some of the animals know how to behave!
Julia Donaldson is one of the UK's best-loved and most successful authors of children's books. In addition to the Smarties Gold Award-winning THE GRUFFALO (978-0-333-71092-0) her most recent collaborations with Axel Scheffler include THE SMARTEST GIANT IN TOWN (978-0-333-96144-5), THE SNAIL AND THE WHALE (978-0-333-98223-5) and THE GRUFFALO'S CHILD (978-1-4050-20466-0). Julia is also much in demand for her brilliant events for children at schools, libraries and literary festivals.
Nick Sharratt is one of today's best-loved children's illustrators, with more than 100 books to his name. In addition to his work with Julia Donaldson, his books for Macmillan include the LIFT-THE-FLAP FAIRY TALES series and a series of BUGGY BUDDIES for Campbell Books.