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Cinco monitos Coleccion de oro/Five Little Monkeys Storybook Treasury
     

Cinco monitos Coleccion de oro/Five Little Monkeys Storybook Treasury

by Eileen Christelow
 

Our top-selling Five Little Monkeys Storybook Treasury is now available in a bilingual edition. This colorful treasury of fun-loving monkeys features five full-length picture books—Five Little Monkeys Jumping on a Bed, Five Little Monkeys Bake a Cake, Five Little Monkeys Sitting in a Tree, Five Little Monkeys with Nothing to Do, and Five

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Our top-selling Five Little Monkeys Storybook Treasury is now available in a bilingual edition. This colorful treasury of fun-loving monkeys features five full-length picture books—Five Little Monkeys Jumping on a Bed, Five Little Monkeys Bake a Cake, Five Little Monkeys Sitting in a Tree, Five Little Monkeys with Nothing to Do, and Five Little Monkeys Wash the Car—an introduction by the author and illustrator Eileen Christelow, a lesson on how to draw your own fabulous monkeys, and a sheet of colorful stickers. The treasury will feature both English and Spanish text set in two different colors for ease of reading.

Editorial Reviews

Children's Literature - Ramirose I. Attebury
For anyone who enjoys the Five Little Monkeys, this book will truly be a treasure. Not only is the rhythmically pleasing classic included, but four additional tales about the monkeys will quadruple the pleasure of young readers. In one tale five little monkeys sitting in a tree learn about the dangers of teasing the crocodiles living in the waters below them. In another the capricious little monkeys spend all day cleaning their house in anticipation of their grandmother's visit, only to make an even bigger mess with the berries they also picked for her. Their knack for wreaking havoc in their house continues as they attempt to surprise their mother with a homemade birthday cake. Although they are mischievous and messy, the monkeys are also good-natured and caring. When their mother decides to sell their old car to buy a new one, the monkeys clean, paint, and perfume it, only to have the old auto role down the hill to the crocodile-infested swamp. Showing their intelligent streak, the monkeys convince the crocs to buy the car for nap space. More than just five tales though, this book also contains end matter that will help children learn to draw monkeys and to sing the Five Little Monkeys song. The final page is also filled with 24 cute monkey stickers. Adorable illustrations and predictable textual patterns will make this book appealing and useful to all young readers and those who work with them. Reviewer: Ramirose I. Attebury

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780547745930
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
05/22/2012
Series:
A Five Little Monkeys Story Series
Edition description:
Bilingual edition
Pages:
192
Sales rank:
372,792
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)
Age Range:
4 - 7 Years

Meet the Author

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, which includes an autobiography, "monkeys in the classroom" activities, and much more!

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