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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
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Collection of stories and facts about the monkeys in Africa, the Americas, and Asia
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
QL737.P9
LC item number
C53 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
4.7
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1972-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Brooks, Erik
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Monkeys
  • Monkeys
  • Monkeys
  • Monkeys
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Monkey business : stories from around the world, Shirley Climo ; illustrated by Erik Brooks
Instantiates
Publication
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
  • 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 -- Proverb, Ecuador -- 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
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
118 pages
Isbn
9780805063929
Isbn Type
(hc. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003063956
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm53839855
  • (Sirsi) o53839855
  • (TMQ) o53839855
Label
Monkey business : stories from around the world, Shirley Climo ; illustrated by Erik Brooks
Publication
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
  • 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 -- Proverb, Ecuador -- 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
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
118 pages
Isbn
9780805063929
Isbn Type
(hc. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003063956
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm53839855
  • (Sirsi) o53839855
  • (TMQ) o53839855

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