This is a Little Golden Book retelling of Illumination's Minions: The Rise of Gru! In the latest installment of one of the most successful animated franchises of all time, Minions: The Rise of Gru takes us back to bad with the origin story of young Gru and his Minions. This Little Golden Book retells the mischief and the heartfelt story of how Gru and his Minions became the world's most despicable team. It's perfect for boys and girls ages 3 to 7, and all who enjoy Little Golden Books. Little Golden Books enjoy nearly 100% consumer recognition. They feature beloved classics, hot licenses, and new original stories . . . the classics of tomorrow.