the magazine for young children
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Welcome to Ladybug, the magazine for young children.
Ladybug is dedicated to presenting quality literature and
lavish artwork to children ages 3 to 6.
The sampler lets you see some of the engaging stories,
poems, activities, and songs included in each issue of
this award-winning magazine. The interactive format
makes it easy for you to read and bookmark, and you
can also print out your favorite parts and share
them with friends of all ages.
We hope you enjoy Ladybug, now
celebrating over twenty years of
inspiring young imaginations.
Art by Erin Eitter Kono
art © 2009 by Erin Eitter Kono
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Max and Kate Art by Brita Granström
Max's mommy comes out and rubs their ar
Surf's up! Max and Mo ride a big wave.
Luckily, it's a friendly shark—with pigtails!
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Imaginati on by Lauren Sopanarat
by Irene Luxbacher art © 2011 6.0311L-Imaginatio
Some One by Walter de la Mare
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Sandcastle Sandcastle Festival Festival Art by A
It's time for the sandcastle festival! Which sand
art © 2011 by Mark Hicks text © 2002 by Julia Du
Sea Story by Nancy Viau
art © 2002 by Delana Bettoli text © 2002 by Nick
text © 2009 by Melissa Shaw-Smith art © 2009 by E
Farmyard Funnies Art by Rupert Van Wyk
Dandelion Dandelion by Heidi Roemer
Come Play! Children's Games A
South Africa Tefo, Palesa, and Mosa gather
Spain Carlos and his friends play tag in hi
South Korea It's recess! The boys and gir
Can you do this? Hand A nimals by Jennie Spray D
Sonoran Night by Shirley Anne Ramaley ★Art by An
Star Light, Star Bright Traditional Nursery Rhyme
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