What the Ladybird Heard: Animal Noises Jigsaw Book by Julia Donaldson

What the Ladybird Heard: Animal Noises Jigsaw Book

Written by Julia Donaldson

Baby and Toddler   3+ readers   
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Bestselling author Julia Donaldson and illustrator Lydia Monks brilliant picture book is now in jigsaw form. In the farmyard among all the noisy animals with their MOOs! and QUACKS! and BAAs! and OINKs! lives a tiny silent ladybird. This beautiful glittery creature is so quiet that she hears two crafty robbers plotting to raid the farmyard. And she comes up with a very clever plan to stop them, helped by the very noisy animals all around her. A wonderful adventure with gorgeous stylised illustrations.

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What the Ladybird Heard: Animal Noises Jigsaw Book by Julia Donaldson

'...the cow said MOO! and the hen said, CLUCK! HISS! said the goose and QUACK! went the duck.'

The farm animal stars of What the Ladybird Heard now appear in five fantastic jigsaw puzzles. Perfect for little hands, this chunky board book encourages readers to join in with the farm animal sounds, while they piece together five simple puzzles to make their favourite animal characters from the original hugely successful picture book.

An exciting new format from the bestselling duo, Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks.

About the Author

Julia Donaldson

Julia Donaldson is the prize-winning author of the world’s most-loved picture books including What the Ladybird Heard and The Gruffalo, the latter of which has sold over 14 million copies worldwide, been translated into 50 languages and been adapted into a popular animated film. She was the UK Children’s Laureate from 2011-2013 and was awarded an MBE in 2011 for services to Literature. Julia lives in West Sussex and Edinburgh.

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Book Info


Board book
10 pages
Interest Age: From 2


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Macmillan Children's Books an imprint of Pan Macmillan

Publication date

26th February 2015




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