Let's Read! What the Ladybird Heard by Julia Donaldson
  

Let's Read! What the Ladybird Heard

Written by Julia Donaldson
Illustrated by Lydia Monks
Part of the Let's Read Series

RRP £4.99

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Synopsis

Let's Read! What the Ladybird Heard by Julia Donaldson

The complete story and original illustrations of the bestselling WHAT THE LADYBIRD HEARD by Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks have been specially re-designed into an early reader format. Created with expert advice from a literacy consultant, this new version is intended to help and encourage children who are growing in reading confidence. The farmyard is a very noisy place. But when two robbers plot to steal the farmer's fine prize cow, it's the quietest creature of all who saves the day!

Reviews

This edition, in the colourful Let's Read series, has all the text and illustrations of the original,but smaller format as befits a reading. The repetition and rhyming text are perfect for beginner readers and there are plenty of clues in the pictures too. Parents in Touch When we had finished reading the story together Owl and Monkey took turns to read it themselves, and then the three older children drew some pictures Caterpillar Tales

About the Author

Julia Donaldson

Julia Donaldson is the outrageously talented, prize-winning author of the world's best-loved picture books, and was the 2011-2013 UK Children's Laureate. Her books include Room on the Broom, What the Ladybird Heard and the modern classic The Gruffalo, which has sold over 13.5 million copies worldwide and has been translated into over seventy languages.

Julia also writes fiction as well as poems, plays and songs and her brilliant live children's shows are always in demand. Julia and her husband Malcolm divide their time between Sussex and Edinburgh.

Click here to read a Q & A with Julia.

Author photo © Alex Rumford

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 5

Author

Julia Donaldson
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Author's Website

www.juliadonaldson.co.uk/

Publisher

Macmillan Children's Books an imprint of Pan Macmillan

Publication date

1st August 2013

ISBN

9781447235286


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