A quirky Valentine's Day comedy from Simon Puttock and Russell Ayto, both children's book award winners.
Your wings are so beautiful!
I wish you were my friend.
Or EVEN my valentine?
Love is in the garden air on Valentine's Day, but Ladybird is feeling all left out ... until she opens a letter from a secret admirer. Could it really be from handsome blue Dragonfly? Ladybird is overjoyed! And who is shy Beetle writing to? All will be revealed at a magical moonlit wedding ... and you're invited!
A laugh-out-loud love story full of captivating miniature detail.
Simon Puttock was born in New Zealand and wanted to be a vet when he was little, but when he grew up he became a bookseller. He was particularly interested in children's books and was chosen to be a short-listing Children's Whitbread judge. He has since written 24 children's books and was winner of the Early Years award at the Royal Mail Scottish Children's Book Awards, 2006. Russell Ayto had a varied career before turning his attention to children's book illustration. He worked as both a postman and a scientific officer. He has illustrated numerous books for children including Whiff by Ian Whybrow. He now lives and works in Cornwall with his wife and two young children.