Synopses & Reviews
When the Five Little Monkeys go to the river for a picnic with Mama,and#160;they discover that it isn't very nice to tease Mr. Crocodile . . . it might even be dangerous! The follow-up to the bestselling classic Five Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed, featuring Eileen Christelow's irrestistable monkey art in a sturdy board book, perfect for repeat readings!
"Brightly colored, cartoon-style artwork, done in mixed media, spreads across wide pages, capturing the exuberant antics of the mischievous critters. A nice bit of fun." School Library Journal
In this sturdy board book, theand#160;five mischievous monkeys go on a picnicand#160;and discover that it is unwise to tease Mr. Crocodile while their mother takes a nap.and#160;
While their mother takes a nap, five mischievous monkeys discover that it is unwise to tease Mr. Crocodile.
About the Author
Eileen Christelow was born in Washington, D.C. and grew up in a family of avid readers. It was in high school that she first made the leap from reader to writer, publishing her first stories in her high schooland#8217;s magazine. andnbsp; After studying art history and drawing in college, she discovered a love of photography and began building a career as a photographer. Her interest in childrenand#8217;s books was always strong, and after the birth of her daughter, she began thinking about writing one of her own. Her first book, Henry and the Red Stripes, was published in 1981. andnbsp; Since then, she has written and illustrated numerous best-selling picture books includingandnbsp;ten popular books about the Five Little Monkeys, Letters from a Desperate Dog, and Vote! She lives w