ABOUT THIS BOOK
PUBLICATION DATE: July 13, 2017
What the Ladybird Heard and Other Stories CD
By (author) Julia Donaldson; Illustrated by Lydia Monks
Make all the farm animal noises with the little ladybird and her friends, rhyme along with the Rhyming Rabbit, and help Crab find a brand new shell! This CD includes four bestselling Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks titles on CD, each featuring the classic story: What the Ladybird Heard Sharing a Shell The Rhyming Rabbit The Princess and the Wizard Performed by many well-loved actors including Alexander Armstrong, David Tennant and the author herself Julia Donaldson, this is a wonderful collection to listen to in the car or at home.
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 Sharing a Shell, the bestselling smash-hit 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. Lydia Monks is one of the most original picture book artists working today. Her distinctive use of colour and collage has won her critical acclaim and several awards, including the Smarties Prize. Her collaborations with Julia Donaldson include The Singing Mermaid, the Princess Mirror-belle books, Sugarlump and the Unicorn, and the phenomenally successful What the Ladybird Heard and the sequel What the Ladybird Heard Next. Lydia lives in Sheffield.