What the Ladybird Heard at Christmas

Julia Donaldson

Illustrated by Lydia Monks

Ages 3 to 7
18 January 2024
15 pages


Packed full of festive fun, What the Ladybird Heard at Christmas is a fantastically lively rhyming adventure from the bestselling picture book partnership of Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks – perfect for listening to at home, in the car, at bedtime, or any time at all!

In a big old house, the ladybird is visiting her friend the spider for the festive season. But those two bad men, Hefty Hugh and Lanky Len, are up to no good again. They have a devious plan - to steal the children's Christmas presents from their stockings! It's a good thing that the clever little ladybird has overheard their awful plotting, and she has a cunning plan to make sure they don't get away with it.

The fifth title in the Number One bestselling series from the award-winning team of Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks, which has been enjoyed by over four million children worldwide. This audio edition is read by Alexander Armstrong and includes a read-along track – perfect for listening to together.

Enjoy more adventures with the clever little ladybird in What the Ladybird Heard on Holiday and What the Ladybird Heard at the Seaside.