Furious George Goes Bananas

Furious George Goes Bananas

A Primate Parody

By Michael Rex

G. P. Putnam's Sons, Hardcover, 9780399254338, 32pp.

Publication Date: May 13, 2010

George is an ape not a monkey and he is perfectly happy living his simple life in the jungle, until one day the man in the funny hat kidnaps him and brings him to the big city. Poor George Forced to live in a cage at the zoo, then work hard manual labor and be mocked on stage George has every reason to be upset. In fact, after all the maltreatment, he's downright furious So it's a good thing George is one clever ape. Perhaps getting mad is not the only answer. Readers will laugh out loud when George comes up with a way to outsmart the man in the funny hat.

About the Author
Michael Rex learned to draw in Chatham, New Jersey, and studied at the School of Visual Arts in New York City. Who Digs? and Who Builds? are his first two books with HarperCollins. Mr. Rex lives in Brooklyn, New York.