This Cat is the perfect size for little ones to cuddle as they listen to the Room on the Broom story in bed. Welcome to the World of Room on the Broom! First published in 2001, Room on the Broom is another 'classic' book from writer/playwright Julia Donaldson & illustrated by Axel Scheffler. This book has sold over 2.5 million copies worldwide. An animated special premiered BBC1 Christmas 2012 to 7.6 million viewers! Story synopsis - The witch and her cat fly happily over forests, rivers and mountains on their broomstick until a stormy wind blows away the witch's hat, bow and wand. They are retrieved by a dog, a bird and a frog, and each animal asks for a ride on the broom. They climb on, one after the next, until the broom is so heavy that it snaps in two! What will happen next as they tumble into a bog and meet a greedy dragon?