​Julia writes songs as well as stories. You can find a lot of her songs in this beautifully illustrated book, A Treasury of Songs. It comes with a CD on which Julia sings the songs with some great musicians.

Julia’s husband Malcolm plays the guitar and likes singing too. Below you can watch them both performing songs from some of your favourite stories. Maybe you’d like to sing along. Click on an image to choose a song and don’t forget to turn up the sound!

A Squash and a Squeeze

A Squash and a Squeeze Song

Funny Face Song

The Funny Face Song from A Treasury of Songs

One Mole Digging a Hole


The Crow and the Fox


The Jack and the Flumflum Tree Song

Watch Julia Donaldson, her husband Malcolm and actor Scott perform the Jack and the Flumflum Tree Song recorded at Edinburgh International Book Festival 2013

The Smartest Giant in Town Song

The Smartest Giant in Town Song

The Snail and the Whale Song

The Snail and the Whale Song

There's an Owl in my Towel Song

Listen to a new song written and performed by Julia and Malcolm Donaldson, to accompany Julia's new book for little ones, There's an Owl in My Towel.

Tyrannosaurus Drip


Cave Baby

Watch Julia Donaldson perform the Cave Baby song.

Flying Doctors Song

Julia Donaldson performs the Flying Doctors song from Zog at the Edinburgh Festival

What The Ladybird Heard

Sing along to What The Ladybird Heard

Sharing a Shell


Macmillan Children's Books

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