What the Ladybird Heard at the Seaside

Julia Donaldson Lydia Monks

About the book

Join everyone's favourite crime-busting ladybird on a trip to the seaside! With a cast of wonderful sea creatures, including a magical mermaid, and plenty of beach fun, What the Ladybird Heard at the Seaside is a brilliant rhyming adventure from the bestselling picture book partnership of Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks.

The clever little ladybird is off on a trip to the seaside, but those two bad men, Hefty Hugh and Lanky Len, are up to their wicked ways again. This time they're planning to steal the mermaid's hair and sell it to a famous star. Luckily, the crime-busting ladybird has a clever plan to stop the thieves . . .

The fourth title in the number one bestselling What the Ladybird Heard series – perfect for young children to read aloud!

Enjoy more stories from Julia Donaldson and Lydia Monks: The Singing Mermaid, Sharing a Shell, and What the Ladybird Heard on Holiday.

Available formats

What the Ladybird Heard at the Seaside - Jacket

Stacks featuring this book

Julia Donaldson

More details

Publication Date
Macmillan Children's Books
Book Type

Also see...

That's unusual, we couldn't find any books matching your search.

Try another stack Dismiss

ladybird, heard, seaside, mermaid, julia, donaldson, lydia, monks, cast, wonderful, sea, creatures, including, magical, plenty, fun, brilliant, rhyming, adventure, stellar, picture, book, partnership, featuring, glitter, page, clever, trip, bad, men, hefty, hugh, lanky, len, back, wicked, ways, time, planning, steal, long, luscious, hair, sell, famous, star, luckily, crime-busting, cunning, plan, stop, thieves, enjoy, stories, singing, sugarlump, unicorn, girl, bear, magic, shoes, holiday

Books you like in this stack

You've not yet liked any books from this stack