Happily, each item is picked up by helpful animals who join the grateful witch and her cat on their travels. But is there really room on the broom for so many new friends? And when disaster strikes, will they be able to save the witch from the clutches of a hungry dragon? This very funny story of quick wits and friendship is perfect for reading aloud, along with the audio, and will captivate children with its irresistible verse and spectacular illustrations.
The Author Julia Donaldson teaches English and lives in Glasgow. Over the last two decades she has had many books published and her work has been performed on programmes such as PLAYSCHOOL and PLAYDAYS. She has also written for BBC radio, the stage and record, and runs drama and music workshops for children. The Illustrator Axel Scheffler has had books published in over a dozen countries and is famous for his depiction of animals. His books for Macmillan have included JUICE THE PIG and THE BEDTIME BEAR. Born in Hamburg, he now lives in London.