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The five little monkeys and Mama are eager to get a new car. The five little monkeys clean and paint their old car until it sparkles like new. But who will buy it? Perhaps those clever monkeys can convince their cranky crocodile neighbors that what they really need is . . . yes, a car! Children will love predicting how the five little monkeys will deal with each new challenge, making this a perfect story for interactive reading. Lively verse and Eileen Christelow's inimitably comic illustrations put the five little monkeys in the driver's seat in more ways than one.
"Christelow's watercolor and pencil illustrations show great energy and movement, peppered with just the right amount of silliness." Booklist, ALA
Eileen Christelow has created numerous fun and funny picture books, including the Five Little Monkeys series, Author, and most recently, Letters from a Desperate Dog. She and her husband, Ahren, live in Vermont. For more information visit www.christelow.com.
"I've had it!" says the Mama "Let's sell this old heap!" She makes a big sign that says, CAR FOR SALE - CHEAP!

Product Details

ISBN:
9780547386102
Author:
Christelow, Eileen
Publisher:
HMH Books for Young Readers
Author:
hristelow
Author:
Rey, H. A.
Author:
Eileen C
Subject:
Animals - Apes & Monkeys
Subject:
Politics & Government
Subject:
Animals - Alligators & Crocodiles
Subject:
Cakes
Subject:
Humorous Stories
Subject:
Animals - Dogs
Subject:
Children s Animals-Animal Stories-Apes and Monkeys
Subject:
Children s-General
Subject:
5lm;5 little monkeys;5 monkeys;monkeys;curious george;cg;pbs;reading;bed;bed tim
Subject:
Bedtime
Subject:
Reading
Subject:
Picture Book
Subject:
8x8;bookstore;reading;author;signing;books;neighborhood;independent stores;libra
Edition Description:
Board Books
Series:
A Five Little Monkeys Story
Publication Date:
20140401
Binding:
Board book Child's book with all pages printed on board
Grade Level:
up to P
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Full-color illustrations
Pages:
34
Dimensions:
8 x 8 in 1 lb
Age Level:
up to 3

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Product details 34 pages Clarion Books - English 9780547386102 Reviews:
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Five little monkeys wake up with the sun. Today is their mama's birthday and they are going to bake a cake. They'll have to measure the flour and mix in the right number of eggs, and get it all into the oven in time for the birthday surprise--without waking up Mama!

Eileen Christelow has created an original, high-energy romp, sure to delight any child who has tried to plan a surprise.

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Whenand#160;their mama tucks them into bed and reads them a story, it's time for the five little monkeys to quiet down and go to sleep, butand#160;can't they read just one more? Thisand#160;board book isand#160;perfect for reading aloud with little ones who aren't quite ready to go to sleep!
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Georgeand#8217;s favorite author is signing books at the new bookstore in town. Waiting in line is hard when youand#8217;re as curious as our favorite little monkey, especially when surrounded by so many great books!
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After their mama reads to them, it's bedtime for the Five Little Monkeys. But they can't resist reading just one more book . . . or three!
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While their mother takes a nap, five mischievous monkeys discover that it is unwise to tease Mr. Crocodile.
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Eileen Christelow's Five Little Monkeys are back, getting into trouble while back-to-school shopping, in the latest installment in the enormously popular series.
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Using a towns mayoral election as a model, this lively introduction to voting covers every step in the process, from the start of the campaign all the way to the voting booth. Theres even a recount! The cast of characters includes two dogs (and a cat), whose questions and comments mirror those of young readers and help to explain some of an elections more confusing aspects. Told with clarity and wit in Eileen Christelows signature comic-book style and vetted by an expert in voter education, this look at how we choose our leaders turns an often daunting topic into an exciting narrative. Who would have guessed that learning about voting could be so much fun?

A timeline of the history of voting in the United States, a glossary of words associated with voting, a discussion of American political parties, and a list of Internet resources are included.

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Mamas out dancing, and Lulu, the babysitter, is in charge. The Five Little Monkeys are supposed to go to bed, but they convince Lulu theres time for just one game of hide-and-seek first . . . and then another, and another . . . until they discover the ultimate hiding place. Lulu is frantic; where can those monkeys be?

Vibrant, expressive illustrations in Eileen Christelows signature style accompany a catchy rhymed text thats great for reading aloud. The refrain invites children to join in; as Lulu counts to 10, 24, and finally 104, young listeners will count along with her. And what little monkey can resist the idea of mischief at bedtime?

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The five little monkeys have nothing to do, so Mama suggests they clean the house to prepare for Aunt Bessie's visit. They sweep the floors, scrub the bathroom, and troop off to the muddy berry batch to pick berries for dessert, with deliciously messy results.
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George's favorite author is signing at the new bookstore in town. Waiting in line is hard when you're as curious as our little monkey, especially when surrounded by so many great books! George has fun browsing but thenand#160;takes organizing some open boxes of books into his own hands, with surprising results. At the end of the day, lucky George finally gets some time with his favorite author. Children will loveand#160;his silly antics as George explores the wonderful world that is theand#160;local bookstore.
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This latest monkey tale is for book lovers, lovers of George, and especially lovers of curiosity!
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