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Bloom, C. P.
New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2014
IL K-3

(2 booktalks)

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Booktalk #1

Monkey spies a banana tree.  What will he do to get his hands on them?  Monkey cleverly finds a way to outsmart a shark and get to the bananas.  This mostly wordless picture book is truly hilarious!  
(Booktalk by Pennsylvania Young Reader’s Choice Award Committee)

Booktalk #2

Spying bananas on a neighboring island, monkey has to devise a plan to cross the water to retrieve his meal. As he attempts to travel across the water he encounters an additional obstacle—SHARK! How will monkey get to the bananas? Will he be successful? Read the Monkey Goes Bananas to see. Be prepared to laugh out loud! (Prepared by: Sherell Stepp, Gilbert Primary School,  , South Carolina Picture Book Award, 2017)

SUBJECTS:     Monkeys -- Fiction.
                        Determination (Personality trait) -- Fiction.
                        Humorous stories.
                        Humorous fiction.
                        Picture books for children

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