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The Resource Monkey business : stories from around the world, Shirley Climo ; illustrated by Erik Brooks

Monkey business : stories from around the world, Shirley Climo ; illustrated by Erik Brooks

Label
Monkey business : stories from around the world
Title
Monkey business
Title remainder
stories from around the world
Statement of responsibility
Shirley Climo ; illustrated by Erik Brooks
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
If someone is a monkey dodger what does he do? A collection of fourteen stories, facts, and lore about monkeys from around the world. This definitive collection of fourteen stories, facts, and lore about monkeys from Africa, Asia, and the Americas will answer all of the monkey questions you never knew you had. With lavish full color illustrations, this is more fun than a barrel of monkeys
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
139008
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Climo, Shirley
Dewey number
599.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
MG
LC call number
  • PZ8.1.C592
  • QL737.P9
LC item number
  • Mo 2005
  • C53 2005
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
4.7
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brooks, Erik
  • Henry Holt and Company
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Monkeys
  • Monkeys
  • Monkeys
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
stories from around the world
Label
Monkey business : stories from around the world, Shirley Climo ; illustrated by Erik Brooks
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 113-118)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why a monkey's not a man: a West African fable -- The people of the trees: a story from the Congo -- Bassa proverb, Ivory Coast -- The monkey, the rats, the cheese: a Cape Verde Islands tale -- The baboon and the shark: a folktale from Liberia -- Gola proverb, West Africa -- Monkey ancestors: Lemurs in Madacasgar -- Speaking of monkeys -- The first monkeys: a myth from Mexico -- The spider monkey's close shave: a Brazilian folktale -- So say the little monkeys: a tale from Amazonia -- Traveling monkeys -- Tasi and the oranges: a Brazilian Indian folktale -- When is a monkey not a monkey? -- The monkey keeper: a Chinese parable -- Monkey sign language -- The snow monkey and the boar: a story of old Japan -- The stone monkey: a legend from China -- Proverb, Hong Kong -- Uncle Monkey and the ghosts: a Filipino folktale -- Proverb, India -- Prince Rama and the monkey chieftain: from the Ramayana, an epic poem from India -- Monkey trivia
Control code
656440
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
118 pages
Isbn
9780805063929
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003063956
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780805063929
  • (OCoLC)53839855
Label
Monkey business : stories from around the world, Shirley Climo ; illustrated by Erik Brooks
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 113-118)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Why a monkey's not a man: a West African fable -- The people of the trees: a story from the Congo -- Bassa proverb, Ivory Coast -- The monkey, the rats, the cheese: a Cape Verde Islands tale -- The baboon and the shark: a folktale from Liberia -- Gola proverb, West Africa -- Monkey ancestors: Lemurs in Madacasgar -- Speaking of monkeys -- The first monkeys: a myth from Mexico -- The spider monkey's close shave: a Brazilian folktale -- So say the little monkeys: a tale from Amazonia -- Traveling monkeys -- Tasi and the oranges: a Brazilian Indian folktale -- When is a monkey not a monkey? -- The monkey keeper: a Chinese parable -- Monkey sign language -- The snow monkey and the boar: a story of old Japan -- The stone monkey: a legend from China -- Proverb, Hong Kong -- Uncle Monkey and the ghosts: a Filipino folktale -- Proverb, India -- Prince Rama and the monkey chieftain: from the Ramayana, an epic poem from India -- Monkey trivia
Control code
656440
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
118 pages
Isbn
9780805063929
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003063956
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780805063929
  • (OCoLC)53839855

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