Arthur Scott Bailey was the author of more than forty children's books, centered all his plots in the animal, bird and insect worlds, weaving natural history into the stories in a way that won educator's approval without arousing the suspicions of his young readers.
Have you ever seen a Ladybug and wondered what the cute little bug with the dots on her back was thinking? And why she seemed in such a rush? Mrs. Ladybug loved to find out what her neighbors were doing and to give them advice.
Daddy is a person of such unusual appearance with his eight scrawny legs in contrast to ordinary people's two, and everything about his private life is such a mystery to his neighbors that his acquaintances give him credit for having a marvelous ability to look into the future.