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

BRAND NEW in the Ladybird series! 
One fine day, in the middle of May,
The ladybird went on holiday.
 
 
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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.
 
 
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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 Next (Board Book Edition)

The ladybird and her farm animal friends have a clever new plan in this highly anticipated sequel to the bestselling picture book in a beautiful board book format.
 
 
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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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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!
 
 
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What the Ladybird Heard Next

A much anticipated sequel to the hugely successful What the Ladybird Heard.
 
 
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What The Ladybird Heard

Crime on the farm! Two robbers plan to steal the fine prize cow but can the tiny ladybird save the day?

 
 
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Princess Mirror-Belle and the Sea Monster's Cave

Magically mischievous Mirror-Belle is back and ready to sweep Ellen off on more exciting and hilarious escapades.
 
 
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Princess Mirror-Belle and the Flying Horse

Princess Mirror-Belle is back! Once again, magically mischievous Mirror-Belle comes popping out of mirrors to sweep Ellen into five hilarious escapades.

 
 
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Princess Mirror-Belle and Prince Precious Paws

A collection of funny and exciting Princess Mirror-Belle adventures by Julia Donaldson. 
 
 
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Princess Mirror-Belle and the Party Hoppers

Magically mischievous Mirror-Belle is back and ready to sweep Ellen off on more exciting and hilarious escapades.
 
 
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Princess Mirror-Belle and the Magic Shoes

Mirror-Belle is back in five funny, exciting and charming stories. And she's all ready to make Ellen's life a right-royal muddle!
 
 
 
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Princess Mirror-Belle

The original collection of funny and exciting Princess Mirror-Belle adventures.

 
 
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Princess Mirror-Belle and the Dragon Pox

A princess story with a difference!
 
 
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Sugarlump and the Unicorn

Sugarlump the rocking horse wishes to see the world but will he get his wish?

 
 
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The Singing Mermaid

Did you ever go to Silversands on a sunny summer's day? Then perhaps you saw the mermaid who sang in the deep blue bay.

 
 
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Sharing a Shell

Explore the sparkly world of the rock pool with a little hermit crab an anemone and a bristleworm.

 
 
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The Rhyming Rabbit

Poor old Rhyming Rabbit is feeling lonely and left out.

 
 
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The Princess and the Wizard

Will this plucky princess be able to outwit the wicked wizard?