Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks at Booka Bookshop

Join us for a very special What the Ladybird Heard story time as Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks come to Oswestry to celebrate the publication of What the Ladybird Heard on Holiday, the latest adventure from this stellar picture book partnership.

We're delighted that Julia Donaldson, creator of some of the World's best loved picture books and bestselling illustrator and author Lydia Monks will be joining us at the end of Independent Bookshop Week. Featuring Julia's trademark rhyming couplets and Lydia's bright and sparkly illustrations, this story time will bring their new picture book to life! Following the storytime, Julia and Lydia will be signing copies of their books. Don't miss this chance to meet them!

This event is now sold out. While the event is sold out, you can still pre-order a signed hardback copy of What the Ladybird Heard on Holiday by contacting the shop.

  • Location

    The Marches School

    Morda Road


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  • Event Start Date

    01/07/2017 10:00 AM

  • Event End Date

    01/07/2017 11:00 AM

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About Julia Donaldson

Julia Donaldson is the outrageously talented, prize-winning author of some of the world's best-loved children's books, including modern classics The Gruffalo and The Gruffalo's Child, which together have sold over 17 million copies worldwide, and the hugely successful What the Ladybird Heard adventures. 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. She was ChildrenÂ’s Laureate 2011-13 and has been honoured with an MBE for Services to Literature. Julia and her husband Malcolm divide their time between West Sussex and Edinburgh.