Let's Read! What the Ladybird Heard
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, Let's Read! What the ladybird Heard 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!
'This is a great series which, by using well-loved stories, will encourage young children to become enthusiastic, independent readers.' - Dr Fiona Maine, Lecturer in Literacy Education, University of Cambridge
Enjoy more early reading with other books from the Let's Read! series: Tyrannosaurus Drip, A Squash and a Squeeze, and Little Ogre's Surprise Supper.
In the media
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