When little monkey can?t find his mother, butterfly offers to help in the search. Little monkey says that his mother is big, so butterfly leads him to . . . an elephant. No, that?s not right! Little monkey says his mom is furry, so butterfly leads him to . . . a bat. That?s not right either. From then on, little monkey and butterfly meet many jungle animals, but they don?t find Mom until little monkey comes up with just the right description.
With Julia Donaldson?s effortless rhyme and Axel Scheffler?s vibrant illustrations, this circular tale combines funny miscommunication with a little bit of science for a charming feel-good adventure.
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About Julia Donaldson
Julia Donaldson is one of today’s best-loved children’s authors. She was the U.K. Children’s Laureate 2011-2013 and has written over 100 books for children, including the international bestsellers The Gruffalo and Room on the Broom. Her books have received numerous awards, including the Red… More about Julia Donaldson
Published by Dial Books Mar 27, 2008| 32 Pages| 8-1/2 x 10-1/2| 3-7 years| ISBN 9780803732285