ABOUT THIS BOOK
PUBLICATION DATE: June 10, 2021
Who’s at the Zoo? A What the Ladybird Heard Book
By (author) Julia Donaldson; Illustrated by Lydia Monks
Packed full of everyone’s favourite zoo animals, and with a large flap to lift on every page, Who’s at the Zoo? is perfect for fans of the What the Ladybird Heard series.The elephant is fast asleep and the tiger is playing with her cubs, but where are those cunning thieves, Hefty Hugh and Lanky Len? Based on Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks’ bestselling picture book, What the Ladybird Heard on Holiday, children will love lifting the large flaps in this bright, colourful board book to find all their favourite characters.Also available: Who’s on the Farm?
Julia Donaldson is the author of some of the world’s best-loved children’s books, including modern classics The Gruffalo and The Gruffalo’s Child, which together have sold over 17 million copies worldwide, and the hugely successful What the Ladybird Heard adventures. Julia also writes fiction, including the Princess Mirror-Belle books illustrated by Lydia Monks, as well as poems, plays and songs – and her brilliant live shows are always in demand. She was Children’s Laureate 2011-13 and has been honoured with a CBE for Services to Literature. Julia and her husband Malcolm divide their time between West Sussex and Edinburgh.Lydia Monks is one of the most original and bestselling picture book artists working today. Lydia illustrates several bestselling series including the What the Ladybird Heard adventures and Princess Mirror-Belle, written by Julia Donaldson. Her distinctive use of colour and collage has won her critical acclaim and several awards, including the Royal Mail Scottish Children’s Book Award, the Stockport Children’s Book Award and multiple nominations for the Kate Greenaway Medal. She is also the author and illustrator of the Twit Twoo School picture books. Lydia lives in Sheffield.