Monkeys! Cover


A Busy Animals Book

By John Schindel; Luiz Claudio Marigo (Photographer)

Tricycle Press, Board Books, 9781582460826, 20pp.

Publication Date: May 3, 2002

Glorious full-color photographs introduce young children to the monkeys of South America and Africa. The cast includes an amazing array of beautiful, cuddly, and downright weird-looking species. This rollicking follow-up to Busy Penguins teaches toddlers everyday action words and shows them that whatever busy monkeys do, kids can do too Publishers Weekly said of Busy Penguins, "The expressive photographs coupled with the lively text make for an especially engaging introduction.

About the Author
The Busy Book series enables author JOHN SCHINDEL to combine his love of animal photography with writing for children. He lives his busy, busy life with his two daughters in Oakland, California. Reknowned nature photographer LUIZ CLAUDIO MARIGO traveled two continents, through deep rain forest and scorching savanna to bring us the stunning photographs in Busy Monkeys. He lives in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, with his wife, Cecilia.