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National Geographic Readers: Hang On Monkey!
National Geographic Readers: Hang On Monkey!
Written by Susan B. Neuman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426317552
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National Geographic Readers: Hang On Monkey!

Written by Susan B. Neuman


Format: Trade Paperback, 16 pages
On Sale: July 8, 2014
Price: $3.99

Hang, On Monkey! uses simple vocabulary and fun pictures to capture the interest and help develop the skills of beginning readers. The crazy antics, humor, and fun information make this new reading experience a treat. Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding.
National Geographic Readers: Hang On Monkey!
National Geographic Readers: Hang On Monkey!
Written by Susan B. Neuman
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426317569
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National Geographic Readers: Hang On Monkey!

Written by Susan B. Neuman


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 16 pages
On Sale: July 8, 2014
Price: $13.90

Hang, On Monkey! uses simple vocabulary and fun pictures to capture the interest and help develop the skills of beginning readers. The crazy antics, humor, and fun information make this new reading experience a treat.


From the Trade Paperback edition. Read more >
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Can You See a Chimpanzee?
Can You See a Chimpanzee?
Written by Tish Rabe, Illustrated by Aristides Ruiz and Joe Mathieu
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375870743
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Can You See a Chimpanzee?
All About Primates
Written by Tish Rabe
Illustrated by Aristides Ruiz and Joe Mathieu


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $9.99

The Cat learns about primates—from marmoset monkeys to silverback gorillas—in this latest addition to the Cat in the Hat's Learning Library series! Traveling in his open-air Chimpmobile, the Cat takes Nick and Sally to Africa, Asia, and Madagascar, where they meet a barrel full of "monkeys," including mandrills, marmosets, gorillas, gibbons... Read more >
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Can You See a Chimpanzee?
Can You See a Chimpanzee?
Written by Tish Rabe, Illustrated by Aristides Ruiz and Joe Mathieu
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375970740
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Can You See a Chimpanzee?
All About Primates
Written by Tish Rabe
Illustrated by Aristides Ruiz and Joe Mathieu


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $13.99

The Cat learns about primates—from marmoset monkeys to silverback gorillas—in this latest addition to the Cat in the Hat's Learning Library series! Traveling in his open-air Chimpmobile, the Cat takes Nick and Sally to Africa, Asia, and Madagascar, where they meet a barrel full of "monkeys," including mandrills, marmosets, gorillas, gibbons... Read more >
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No Monkeys, No Chocolate
No Monkeys, No Chocolate
Written by Melissa Stewart and Allen Young, Illustrated by Nicole Wong
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781580892872
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No Monkeys, No Chocolate

Written by Melissa Stewart and Allen Young
Illustrated by Nicole Wong


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: August 1, 2013
Price: $16.95

Everyone loves chocolate, right? But how many people actually know where chocolate comes from? How it’s made? Or that monkeys do their part to help this delicious sweet exist?

This delectable dessert comes from cocoa beans, which grow on cocoa trees in tropical rain forests. But those trees couldn’t survive without the... Read more >
National Geographic Readers: Monkeys
National Geographic Readers: Monkeys
Written by Anne Schreiber
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781426311062
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National Geographic Readers: Monkeys

Written by Anne Schreiber


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: April 9, 2013
Price: $3.99

This comical, adorable, and fascinating reader documents the lives of monkeys living in the wild and includes details regarding their behavior, families, and environment. This carefully constructed text guarantees a successful and rewarding reading experience for Level 2 readers who are able to read alone, with minor assistance. The photography and... Read more >
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National Geographic Readers: Monkeys
National Geographic Readers: Monkeys
Written by Anne Schreiber
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426311079
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National Geographic Readers: Monkeys

Written by Anne Schreiber


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: April 9, 2013
Price: $13.90

This comical, adorable, and fascinating reader documents the lives of monkeys living in the wild and includes details regarding their behavior, families, and environment. This carefully constructed text guarantees a successful and rewarding reading experience for Level 2 readers who are able to read alone, with minor assistance. The photography and... Read more >
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National Geographic Kids Wild Tales: Charlie and the Banana Monster
National Geographic Kids Wild Tales: Charlie and the Banana Monster
Written by Peter Bently
Format: Board
ISBN: 9781426310973
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National Geographic Kids Wild Tales: Charlie and the Banana Monster
A Lift-the-Flap Story About Chimpanzees
Written by Peter Bently


Format: Board, 20 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2013
Price: $9.99

Charlie the chimpanzee explains to his little brother what a monster is. How silly for his baby brother to believe in scary monsters! But as Charlie's tummy grumbles, he heads to his secret stash of bananas. Scary noises are all around him - even in the bushes hiding his pile of... Read more >
Monkey Colors
Monkey Colors
Written by Darrin Lunde, Illustrated by Patricia J. Wynne
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781570917417
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Monkey Colors

Written by Darrin Lunde
Illustrated by Patricia J. Wynne


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2012
Price: $15.95

Meet twelve monkeys from around the world in this playful introduction to colors. Some monkeys are brown and some are red. Some have orange feet. One monkey even has a blue face, yellow cheeks, a red tail, and a white moustache. Read more >
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Monkey Colors
Monkey Colors
Written by Darrin Lunde, Illustrated by Patricia J. Wynne
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570917424
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Monkey Colors

Written by Darrin Lunde
Illustrated by Patricia J. Wynne


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2012
Price: $6.95

Meet twelve monkeys from around the world in this playful introduction to colors. Some monkeys are brown and some are red. Some have orange feet. One monkey even has a blue face, yellow cheeks, a red tail, and a white moustache. Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Going Ape!
Going Ape!
Written by Eduardo Bustos, Illustrated by Lucho Rodriguez
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781770492820
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Going Ape!

Written by Eduardo Bustos
Illustrated by Lucho Rodriguez


Format: Hardcover, 24 pages
On Sale: March 13, 2012
Price: $9.95

There are more than 200 species of primates in the world. Going Ape! is a wonderful introduction to some of the most fascinating ones for children just discovering the world of animals. From Japan’s macaques to Africa’s gorillas, brilliant images and brief, informative text will capture the imagination of young children... Read more >
The Watcher
The Watcher
Written by Jeanette Winter, Illustrated by Jeanette Winter
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375867743
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The Watcher
Jane Goodall's Life with the Chimps
Written by Jeanette Winter
Illustrated by Jeanette Winter


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: April 5, 2011
Price: $17.99

Acclaimed picture book biographer Jeanette Winter has found her perfect subject: Jane Goodall, the great observer of chimpanzees. Follow Jane from her childhood in London watching a robin on her windowsill, to her years in the African forests of Gombe, Tanzania, invited by brilliant scientist Louis Leakey to observe chimps, to... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover library binding.
The Watcher
The Watcher
Written by Jeanette Winter, Illustrated by Jeanette Winter
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375985836
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The Watcher
Jane Goodall's Life with the Chimps
Written by Jeanette Winter
Illustrated by Jeanette Winter


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: April 5, 2011
Price: $9.99

Acclaimed picture book biographer Jeanette Winter has found her perfect subject: Jane Goodall, the great observer of chimpanzees. Follow Jane from her childhood in London watching a robin on her windowsill, to her years in the African forests of Gombe, Tanzania, invited by brilliant scientist Louis Leakey to observe chimps, to... Read more >
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The Watcher
The Watcher
Written by Jeanette Winter, Illustrated by Jeanette Winter
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375967740
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The Watcher
Jane Goodall's Life with the Chimps
Written by Jeanette Winter
Illustrated by Jeanette Winter


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 48 pages
On Sale: April 5, 2011
Price: $20.99

Acclaimed picture book biographer Jeanette Winter has found her perfect subject: Jane Goodall, the great observer of chimpanzees. Follow Jane from her childhood in London watching a robin on her windowsill, to her years in the African forests of Gombe, Tanzania, invited by brilliant scientist Louis Leakey to observe chimps, to... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Busy Gorillas
Busy Gorillas
Written by John Schindel, Photographed by Andy Rouse
Format: Board
ISBN: 9781582463520
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Busy Gorillas

Written by John Schindel
Photographed by Andy Rouse


Format: Board
On Sale: October 12, 2010
Price: $6.99

From clinging and swinging, to scratching and napping, the 13th book in Tricycle's popular Busy Book series features gorillas of all sizes taking part in a variety of actions that toddlers can do too. Read more >
Ape
Ape
Written by Martin Jenkins, Illustrated by Vicky White
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763649746
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Ape

Written by Martin Jenkins
Illustrated by Vicky White


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: September 14, 2010
Price: $7.99

"White makes an intense emotional connection between subject and reader. . . . The great apes have found their John Singer Sargent."—PUBLISHERS WEEKLY (starred review)

A Book Sense Children’s Pick
A Bank Street College Best Children’s Book of the Year
A New York Public Library: 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing Selection
An ASPCA Henry... Read more >
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Breakfast in the Rainforest
Breakfast in the Rainforest
Written by Richard Sobol, Afterword by Leonardo DiCaprio, Photographed by Richard Sobol
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763651343
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Breakfast in the Rainforest
A Visit with Mountain Gorillas
Written by Richard Sobol
Afterword by Leonardo DiCaprio
Photographed by Richard Sobol


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: August 24, 2010
Price: $7.99

"First in a planned Traveling Photographer series, this will delight armchair explorers and animal lovers."—KIRKUS REVIEWS

A SMITHSONIAN Notable Book for Children

Powerful but shy, the African mountain gorilla struggles for survival in the rainforests of Uganda’s national parks. Through extraordinary images and a compelling text, wildlife photographer Richard Sobol leads us on... Read more >
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Meet the Howlers!
Meet the Howlers!
Written by April Pulley Sayre
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781570917332
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Meet the Howlers!

Written by April Pulley Sayre


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2010
Price: $16.95

Meet the bad boys (and girls) of the primate world.

Playful, poetic text and vibrant art introduce young readers to howler monkeys. Extra facts within the text give readers the low-down on these loud, sloppy, and rude rain forest dwellers. Read more >
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Meet the Howlers!
Meet the Howlers!
Written by April Pulley Sayre, Illustrated by Woody Miller
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570917349
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Meet the Howlers!

Written by April Pulley Sayre
Illustrated by Woody Miller


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2010
Price: $7.95

Meet the bad boys (and girls) of the primate world.

Playful, poetic text and vibrant art introduce young readers to howler monkeys. Extra facts within the text give readers the low-down on these loud, sloppy, and rude rain forest dwellers. Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Face to Face With Orangutans
Face to Face With Orangutans
Written by Tim Laman and Cheryl Knott
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426304644
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Face to Face With Orangutans

Written by Tim Laman and Cheryl Knott


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: May 12, 2009
Price: $16.95

That look in her eye is so human. She cradles her baby in her arms with such pride and tenderness. She interacts with family and peers in a way that suggests deep kinship, friendship, and trust. Meet the orangutan of Borneo in her natural habitat through the amazing adventures of National... Read more >
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Face to Face With Orangutans
Face to Face With Orangutans
Written by Tim Laman and Cheryl Knott
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426304651
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Face to Face With Orangutans

Written by Tim Laman and Cheryl Knott


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: May 12, 2009
Price: $25.90

That look in her eye is so human. She cradles her baby in her arms with such pride and tenderness. She interacts with family and peers in a way that suggests deep kinship, friendship, and trust. Meet the orangutan of Borneo in her natural habitat through the amazing adventures of National... Read more >
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Face to Face With Gorillas
Face to Face With Gorillas
Written by Michael Nichols
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781426304064
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Face to Face With Gorillas

Written by Michael Nichols


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2009
Price: $16.95

Deep in the jungle—you’re suddenly face to face with the great gorilla. It’s clear that even here, you are sharing a moment with one of man’s closest relatives. He’s staring at you with those eyes that look so...human. Experiences like this have made National Geographic photographer Nick Nichols a fierce advocate... Read more >
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Face to Face With Gorillas
Face to Face With Gorillas
Written by Michael Nichols
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9781426304071
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Face to Face With Gorillas

Written by Michael Nichols


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 32 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2009
Price: $25.90

Deep in the jungle—you’re suddenly face to face with the great gorilla. It’s clear that even here, you are sharing a moment with one of man’s closest relatives. He’s staring at you with those eyes that look so...human. Experiences like this have made National Geographic photographer Nick Nichols a fierce advocate... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Breakfast in the Rainforest
Breakfast in the Rainforest
Written by Richard Sobol, Afterword by Leonardo DiCaprio, Photographed by Richard Sobol
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763622817
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Breakfast in the Rainforest
A Visit with Mountain Gorillas
Written by Richard Sobol
Afterword by Leonardo DiCaprio
Photographed by Richard Sobol


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2008
Price: $18.99

A photographer shares a rare glimpse of mountain gorillas in the wild — and inspires readers to help protect them.

Powerful but shy, the African mountain gorilla struggles for survival in the rainforests of Uganda's national parks. Follow wildlife photographer Richard Sobol on an arduous journey to these hidden habitats and take... Read more >
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Ape
Ape
Written by Martin Jenkins, Illustrated by Vicky White
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763634711
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Ape

Written by Martin Jenkins
Illustrated by Vicky White


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2007
Price: $16.99

With compelling illustrations and a conservationist slant, this look at four rare great apes — and one very familiar one — is a book to go ape over.

Swing with a hairy orangutan and her baby as they lunge for a smelly, spiky durian fruit. Roam and play with a gang of... Read more >
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