Frankenstein

Coming in 2018, to celebrate 200 years since Mary Shelley’s classic was first published! Victor Frankenstein was a brilliant scientist. He wanted to create something beautiful, but he created something terrible – a monster! Ladybird Readers is a graded reading series of traditional tales, popular characters, modern stories, and non-fiction, written for young learners of

Fairy Friends

Lily and Rose are helpful fairies who love to take care of their garden friends. But will Patch the elf’s naughty tricks mean that the fairy friends stop helping those who need it? For over thirty-five years, the best-selling Read it yourself with Ladybird has helped children learn to read. All stories feature essential key

Sam and the Robots

One day, Sam made some robots. The robots liked working hard, so Sam decided they needed a holiday. Ladybird Readers is a graded reading series of traditional tales, popular characters, modern stories, and non-fiction, written for young learners of English as a foreign or second language. Recommended for children aged 4+, the eight levels of

Peter and the Wolf

A hungry wolf lived in the forest. He wanted to catch and eat the duck, the bird and the cat. Peter wanted to catch the wolf. Ladybird Readers is a graded reading series of traditional tales, popular characters, modern stories, and non-fiction, written for young learners of English as a foreign or second language. Recommended

The Elves and the Shoemaker

“I can make only one more pair of shoes,” said the shoemaker. Then, two little elves help him. How can he thank them? Ladybird Readers is a graded reading series of traditional tales, popular characters, modern stories, and non-fiction, written for young learners of English as a foreign or second language. Recommended for children aged

Rex the Big Dinosaur

Rex is a big dinosaur. He sees some small dinosaurs. They are playing. “Can I play, too?” asks Rex. Ladybird Readers is a graded reading series of traditional tales, popular characters, modern stories, and non-fiction, written for young learners of English as a foreign or second language. Recommended for children aged 4+, the eight levels

Peter Rabbit Goes to the Island

Old Brown has Peter Rabbit’s dad’s book. Peter, Benjamin and Lily want it back. The three friends must go to Old Brown’s island! Ladybird Readers is a graded reading series of traditional tales, popular characters, modern stories, and non-fiction, written for young learners of English as a foreign or second language. Recommended for children aged

Fairy Friends

Lily and Rose are fairies. They like helping their friends. Patch is a bad elf. Will he be friends with Lily and Rose? Ladybird Readers is a graded reading series of traditional tales, popular characters, modern stories, and non-fiction, written for young learners of English as a foreign or second language. Recommended for children aged

The Three Billy Goats Gruff

Based on the classic fairy tale. The three billy goats Gruff wants to cross the bridge to reach the grass on the other side, but first they have to get past the hungry troll! For over thirty-five years, the best-selling Read it yourself with Ladybird has helped children learn to read. All stories feature essential

The Emperor’s New Clothes

Based on the classic fairy tale. The vain emperor has some beautiful new clothes made that only clever people can see – or can they? For over thirty-five years, the best-selling Read it yourself with Ladybird has helped children learn to read. All stories feature essential key words. Story-specific words are repeated to practise throughout.