LADYBUG April 2017

LADYBUG April 2017 single back issue.

LADYBUG April 2017

Cover art by John Sandford

Home on the range, or burrow sweet burrow? Head underground and get to know a charming burrowing owl, chatty prairie dog, and plenty of ants! This month’s issue of LADYBUG is all about open skies and the great outdoors. Try on hats with Ladybug, Muddle, and Thud and dream about what you want to be when you grow up. Want to blend in with the prairie critters? Make your own "burrow buddies" masks in the takeout pages! Don’t miss this month’s roundup of stories, poems, songs, and activities:

“Puff and Pip Search for Home” by Erin Beth Liles, art by Donald Wu

“Home on the Range” with art by Jaime Kim

“House Hubbub” with art by Peter Francis

“New Bicycle” by Yolanda Nave, art by Lynne Avril

“The Question” by Karla Kuskin, art by Eleonora De Pieri

“Nicholas and Mr. Pig” by Karen Klozenbucher, art by Tatjana Mai-Wyss

“Can You?” by Elizabeth Steinglass, art by Valentina Belloni

“A Family of Ladybugs” by Connie Bowsman, art by Jerry Smath

“Lizards” by Jeanne Barrett Hargett, art by Brian White

Regular features include I Spy; Max and Kate; Molly & Emmett; and Ladybug, Muddle, and Thud. Find some fun “burrow buddies” masks in the takeout pages and disguise yourself as a prairie dog or owl!