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Shortlisted for Best Baby Book in the Sheffield Children’s Book Awards 2019. Go on a counting adventure with a friendly little ladybird as you follow tactile finger trails and feel cut-out shapes in this sturdy preschool learning book. Inside, the bright, beautifully illustrated pages feature an animal-packed number rhyme to read aloud. From one little ladybird with cut-away spots to ten yellow ducklings with tactile tummies, preschoolers will soon be counting the garden friends as they follow the trails, feel the intriguing die-cut pictures, and join in with the animal fun. Dazzling dragonflies, hungry snails, pretty butterflies, greedy caterpillars, noisy grasshoppers, big-eared bunnies, busy, buzzy bees, and tiny ants are all waiting to be counted in this delightful book. The lively rhyming verse aids language development and literacy, while following the finger trails and exploring the tactile pages encourages fine motor skills – helpful for pre-writing readiness. This colourful toddler counting book combines charming artwork with exciting, real-life photos that build preschool knowledge. It will appeal to toddlers’ and preschoolers’ imaginations as they enjoy lots of hands-on, early-learning fun.