Ladybug Girl and Bumblebee Boy

Ladybug Girl and Bumblebee Boy Cover

Ladybug Girl and Bumblebee Boy

By David Soman; Jacky Davis

Dial Books, Hardcover, 9780803733398, 40pp.

Publication Date: March 5, 2009

This hardcover picture book in the "New York Times" bestselling "Ladybug Girl" series explores themes of making friends, compromise, and imaginative play at that favorite preschool place the playground.
Lulu and her dog Bingo meet up with Sam on the playground and want to play together. Sam likes the sandbox but Lulu thinks the monkey bars are better. They just can t agree until Lulu asks, Have you ever played Ladybug Girl? Quickly, Sam becomes the brave Bumblebee Boy, and he and Lulu, a.k.a Ladybug Girl, are superheroes who save the playground from scary monsters and mean robots. New friends want to join their game too, and soon the Bug Squad is formed with Ladybug Girl, Bumblebee Boy, Dragonfly Girl, and Butterfly Girl using their imaginations to keep the playground safe.
For fans of "Toot and Puddle" and "The Amazing Adventures of Bumblebee Boy, "the "Ladybug Girl" series honors friendship, cooperation, and a love of the outdoors

About the Author
David Soman comes from a family of artists. He is an instructor at the School of Visual Arts in New York City, as well as at The Mill Street Loft, a non-profit arts education center in the Hudson Valley. He lives with his wife, Jacky Davis (the other half of the creative team behind the New York TimesBestsellingLadybug Girl books) and children in upstate New York.

Jacky Davis, along with her husband David Soman, is one half of the creative team behind the New York Times Bestselling Ladybug Girl series. She lives in upstate New York with her husband and children.