Cheltenham Festival: Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks

Cheltenham Festival: Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks
  • Cheltenham Literature Festival, Cheltenham Literature Festival, Town Hall, Imperial Square, Cheltenham, GL50 1QA
    Cheltenham Literature Festival
    Cheltenham Literature Festival Town Hall Imperial Square Cheltenham, GL50 1QA UNITED KINGDOM
  • 10/10/2015 10:00 - 10/10/2015 11:00


The UK's best-selling children's author Julia Donaldson and the uniquely talented illustrator Lydia Monks take you back to the farm for another fantastically funny farmyard caper, to find out exactly What the Ladybird Heard Next. With Julia's husband Malcolm on the guitar, this event is sure to be a sing-a-long storytelling sensation!

Julia Donaldson is the outrageously talented, prize-winning author of the world's best-loved children's books, and was the 2011-2013 Children's Laureate. Her picture books include the modern classic The Gruffalo, which has sold over 13.5 million copies worldwide, and the hugely successful What the Ladybird Heard and What the Ladybird Heard Next. " " " "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. Julia and her husband Malcolm divide their time between West Sussex and Edinburgh.