Lydia Monks

Julia and Lydia’s books are adored the world over for Julia’s brilliant rhyming text and vibrant characters and Lydia’s bright and fun illustrations. What the Ladybird Heard has gone on to become a household favourite and stage show and their other glittering books bit the mark every time. But can you spot the ladybird?!

 
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What the Ladybird Heard on Holiday

Join everyone's favourite crime-busting ladybird on holiday and come face to face with some familiar thieves in the third story in the fantastic What the Ladybird Heard series.
 
 
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What The Ladybird Heard

Two crafty robbers, one crime-busting ladybird, and a whole farmyard of fun - a brilliant rhyming story, with glitter on every page.

 
 
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What the Ladybird Heard Next

The ladybird and her farm animal friends have a clever crime-busting plan in this fantastic farmyard story, the second in the What the Ladybird Heard series.
 
 
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The Singing Mermaid

Join the Singing Mermaid in a circus adventure as she attempts to escape back to her seaside home in this lyrical story.

 
 
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Sugarlump and the Unicorn

Follow the adventures of Sugarlump the rocking horse when a unicorn grants his wish to explore the outside world in this magical adventure story.

 
 
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The Rhyming Rabbit

Join a very special rabbit in his quest to find someone to listen to his poetry in this rhyming adventure.

 
 
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Sharing a Shell

A humorous seaside story told in rhythmic verse with a redesigned cover and glitter on every page.

 
 
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The Princess and the Wizard

Princess Eliza must find a way to outwit the wicked wizard and escape from him in time for her birthday tea in this magical rhyming story.

 
 
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Princess Mirror-Belle and the Dragon Pox

Imagine if your reflection came to life . . . that’s exactly what happens to Ellen when the mischievous Princess Mirror-Belle climbs out of the bathroom mirror!
 
 
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Princess Mirror-Belle

Magically mischievous Mirror-Belle is back and ready to sweep Ellen off on more exciting escapades in this hilarious bind-up up of two Princess Mirror-Belle books - Princess Mirror Belle and Princess Mirror Belle and the Party Hoppers.

 
 
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Princess Mirror-Belle and the Magic Shoes

Magically mischievous Mirror-Belle is back and ready to sweep Ellen off on more exciting and hilarious escapades in this hilarious bind-up up of two Princess Mirror-Belle books - Princess Mirror-Belle and The Magic Shoes and Princess Mirror-Belle and Prince Precious Paws
 
 
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Princess Mirror-Belle and the Flying Horse

Magically mischievous Mirror-Belle is back and ready to sweep Ellen off on more exciting and hilarious escapades in this hilarious bind-up up of two Princess Mirror-Belle books - Princess Mirror-Belle and the Flying Horse and Princess Mirror-Belle and the Sea Monster's Cave.

 
 
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Christmas with Princess Mirror-Belle

Magically mischievous Mirror-Belle is back and ready to sweep Ellen off on more exciting and hilarious escapades in this very special Christmas edition.
 
 
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Sharing a Shell Sticker Book

The Sharing a Shell Sticker Book is a must-have for fans of the bestselling picture book Sharing a Shell. It's packed with games, activities and over 400 stickers. 
 
 
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The Rhyming Rabbit Sticker Book

The Rhyming Rabbit Sticker Book is a must-have for fans of the bestselling picture book The Rhyming Rabbit. It's packed with games, activities and over 400 stickers. 
 
 
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What the Ladybird Heard and Other Stories Bedtime Bookcase

A glittery bookcase containing eight beautiful hardback editions of Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks' bestselling picture books.
 
 
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The Singing Mermaid and The Rhyming Rabbit Board Book Gift Slipcase

Two classic Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks stories in one beautifully designed box.
 
 
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The What the Ladybird Heard Play

Bring the classic farmyard story to life with the What the Ladybird Heard Play!