Two little monkeys are hiding in a tree - two little monkeys named Cheeky and Chee.
Swing on in if you'd like to see just why they're hiding in that big old tree.
From bestselling picture-book creators Mem Fox and Jill Barton, here is a sweet, surprise-filled story that's sure to have little monkeys everywhere leaping with delight.
Mem Fox has written over 25 books for adults and children including Possum Magic, which has sold over three million copies and is the bestselling picture book ever in Australia. Mem has been presented with many awards including an AM in the 1993 Australia Day Honours for services to the cultural life of Australia; an SA Great Award for Literature in 2001; the Prime Minister's Centenary Medal in 2003; and she was shortlisted for the Australian of the Year in 2004. She worked as an Associate Professor of Literacy Studies in the School of Education at Flinders University, South Australia for twenty-four years and is now an international literacy consultant.
About the Author
Mem's recent books with Penguin include Where is the Green Sheep?, Hunwick's Egg, A Particular Cow, Where The Giant Sleeps, Ten Little Fingers and Ten Little Toes, Hello Baby!, The Goblin and the Empty Chair and A Giraffe in the Bath. She lives in Adelaide, Australia.
About the Illustrator
Jill Barton has illustrated numerous award-winning picture books, including Rattletrap Car by Phyllis Root and the bestselling Baby Duck series by Amy Hest.
Jill lives in Devon, England, where, when she's not drawing or painting, she likes to monkey around with her family and friends.
For Ages: 8 - 9 years old
For Grades: 4
Number Of Pages: 32
Published: 2nd July 2012
Dimensions (cm): 28.7 x 22.2
Weight (kg): 28.7