Ladybugs

Francis A. Gregory Library

Ladybugs

LadybugsHave you ever wondered about the little creature with a red shell and dots on its back?  Did you know ladybugs are found all over the world and there are up to 5,000 different types of ladybugs?

Ladybugs
, by Gail Gibbons, explores many different facets of the ladybug. The books talks about the parts of the ladybug's body, the four stages of a ladybug's life, from birth to adulthood, and how they protect themselves from their enemies. Gibbons also talks about how ladybugs help gardeners and farmers eat insects that damage gardens and crops. 

Children will love these colorful pictures and the easy-to-understand language.