As much as I love my boys, some days I feel like I’m raising monkeys… but it’s never dull! Get in on the fun with your own kiddos with these cheeky Monkey Books for kids.
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Monkeys have always been fascinating to kids because of their playful and curious nature.
With their human-like features, they can make an entertaining addition to children’s literature.
There are many books featuring monkeys that can introduce children to various important concepts and values, such as friendship, family, kindness and perseverance.
From classic stories like “Curious George” to contemporary tales like “Five Little Monkeys,” these books are not only fun but also offer great learning opportunities for kids.
Monkey Books for Kids
Suzanne and Max Lang bring hilarity and levity to this very important lesson on emotional literacy, demonstrating to kids that they are allowed to feel their feelings.
Bestselling picture book Grumpty Monkey is about a chimpanzee in a very bad mood--perfect for young children learning how to deal with confusing feelings.
It's bedtime at the zoo, and all the animals are going to sleep. Or are they? Who's that short, furry guy with the keys in his hand and the mischievous grin?
Sneak along behind the zookeeper's back and see who gets the last laugh in this riotous good-night romp.
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 tale of a peddler and a band of mischievous monkeys is filled with warmth, humor, and simplicity and also teaches children about problem and resolution.
After receiving a stuffed animal chimpanzee for her first birthday, Jane Goodall's love of animals only grew.
She saw what humans and animals had in common, not what makes us different, and used that to advocate for animal rights everywhere, becoming famous for her work with chimpanzees.
Family Choice Gold Award Winner * Readers Favorite Award * Moonbeam Award for Best Series * Mom's Choice Awards Gold Award Recipient
Set long ago in the heart of the African savanna, Dream Big--a mythological fable--follows moody Baboon as he discovers a powerful secret.
Dream Big's inspirational message makes it a perfect gift for dreamers of all ages, from children to young adults about to enter a new chapter in their lives.
Their teeth are brushed, their pajamas are on, and as soon as they say good night to Mama, the five little monkeys start to jump on their bed!
With its mischievous illustrations and surprising twist, this contemporary classic is a sturdy and beautiful book to give as a gift or add to a home library.
This complete collection of the seven original Curious George stories, featuring downloadable audio read by John Krasinski, is the perfect bookshelf addition for old and new fans alike. Contains: Curious George, Curious George Takes a Job, Curious George Rides a Bike, Curious George Gets a Medal, Curious George Flies a Kite, Curious George Learns the Alphabet, and Curious George Goes to the Hospital.
Follow along with the easy rhythm and rhyme of this story and let your child touch the colorful, built-in monkey toys to give a creative and engaging hands-on approach to counting.
A madcap band of dancing, prancing monkeys explain hands, fingers, and thumbs to beginning readers.
Have you ever stayed up way past your bedtime? Jim Panzee certainly has. Jim is going to a slumber party and there's LOTS to do. Jim plans on bobbing for mangoes, going termite fishing, and of course staying UP ALL NIGHT!
Meet Chip, the lovable monkey who keeps the zoo safe from any animals who try to escape at night. With his quick thinking and reflexes, Chip is always on the lookout for trouble and is ready to act at a moment's notice.
Find out how this monkey stops the Grumpy Pirate Penguin!
A wonderful collection for your own mischievous monkey!
In this full-color treasury, Curious George fans will find eight stories based on the popular little monkey: Curious George Takes a Train, Curious George Visits a Toy Store, Curious George and the Dump Truck, Curious George and the Birthday Surprise, Curious George Goes Camping, Curious George Goes to a Costume Party, Curious George Visits the Library, and Curious George in the Big City.
As the young Jane observes the natural world around her with wonder, she dreams of "a life living with and helping all animals," until one day she finds that her dream has come true.
With anecdotes taken directly from Jane Goodall's autobiography, McDonnell makes this very true story accessible for the very young and young at heart.
Play along with this well-loved rhyme and an adorable monkey puppet!
This classic rhyme about five energetic monkeys features a fun finger puppet toy built into the book, encouraging interactive play, hand-eye coordination, and language development in your little one.
Bobo needs a hug. But his friends don't seem to understand. "Hug," he implores, time and again. Time and again his puzzled pals — from the smallest chameleon to the tallest giraffe — shrug and cuddle with their jungle mothers.
Jez Alborough transforms a total of three words — and some of the most tenderly expressive animals ever created — into an endearing tribute to love and belonging.
A lively picture book that examines the issue of not listening in an amusing but reassuring way through animal characters - perfect for young children who forget to listen.
The story offers a gentle way in to reinforce this good behavior.
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