Best Children's Ape & Monkey Books
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1. Grumpy Monkey
Author: by Suzanne Lang
The hilarious #1 New York Times bestselling picture book about a chimpanzee in a very bad mood-perfect for young children learning how to deal with confusing feelings. Jim the chimpanzee is in a terrible mood for no good reason. His friends can’t understand it-how can he be in a bad mood when it’s SUCH a beautiful day?
They have lots of suggestions for how to make him feel better. But Jim can’t take all the advice… And has a BIT of a meltdown. Could it be that he just needs a day to feel grumpy? 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.
Jim Panzee is back and grumpier than ever in Grumpy Monkey: Party Time and Grumpy Monkey: Up All Night!
2. World of Eric Carle, Hear Bear Roar 30-Button Animal Sound Book – Great for First Words – PI Kids
Author: by Editors of Phoenix International Publications
Your little animal lovers will love hearing the amazing art of Eric Carle come alive! This sound book includes 30 animal themed sound buttons to press and captivating creatures on each page making Hear Bear Roar an amazing and interactive adventure!
This sound book is special because: Hands on interaction engages young readers Connecting words with pictures builds vocabulary Multisensory reading experiences stimulate the imaginations of young readers Features the amazing art of Eric Carle, writer and illustrator of The Very Hungry Caterpillar Includes an amazing amount of animals: grizzly bear, deer, fox, wolf, dolphin, lobster, wale, blue jay, bee, owl, seagull, bat, spider, woodpecker, monkey, leopard, goat, eagle, polar bear, penguin, walrus, seal, buffalo, horse, elephant, snake, lion, prairie dog, mouse, and a brown bear
3. The One and Only Ivan
Author: by Katherine Applegate
Published at: HarperCollins; Illustrated edition (January 6, 2015)
The #1 New York Times bestselling and Newbery Award-winning novel The One and Only Ivan is now a major motion picture streaming on Disney+This unforgettable novel from renowned author Katherine Applegate celebrates the transformative power of unexpected friendship. Inspired by the true story of a captive gorilla known as Ivan, this illustrated book is told from the point of view of Ivan himself.
Having spent twenty-seven years behind the glass walls of his enclosure in a shopping mall, Ivan has grown accustomed to humans watching him. He hardly ever thinks about his life in the jungle. Instead, Ivan occupies himself with television, his friends Stella and Bob, and painting.
But when he meets Ruby, a baby elephant taken from the wild, he is forced to see their home, and his art, through new eyes. In the tradition of timeless stories like Charlotte’s Web and Stuart Little, Katherine Applegate blends humor and poignancy to create an unforgettable story of friendship, art, and hope.
4. Curious George Classic Collection
Author: by H. A. Rey
Stay Curious at Home with Curious George…And John Krasinski! Here’s some good news! John Krasinski shares storytime with your little one. 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. The animated series Curious George is available to watch on Peacock, NBC Universal’s streaming platform.
5. Good Night, Gorilla
Author: by Peggy Rathmann
A must-have board book for all babies. Good night, Gorilla. Good night, Elephant. 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 key in his hand and the mischievous grin?
Good night, Giraffe.Good night, Hyena. Sneak along behind the zookeeper’s back, and see who gets the last laugh in this riotous good-night romp.
6. Hand, Hand, Fingers, Thumb (Bright & Early Board Books)
Author: by Al Perkins
Illus.In full color. A madcap band of dancing, prancing monkeys explain hands, fingers, and thumbs to beginning readers.
7. Little Monkey Calms Down (Hello Genius)
Author: by Michael Dahl
Picture Window Books
Everyone’s favorite New York Times bestselling Grumpy Monkey is back in this hilarious sequel about managing social anxiety and listening to your needs! Have you ever been a little anxious about going to a party? Jim Panzee feels that. Porcupine is having a big party, and according to Jim’s best friend Norman, there will be-gulp-dancing.
Jim can DEFINITELY not dance. When he tells his friends, they all try to teach him cool moves-surely that’s the only reason Jim isn’t excited about this party! Now, their job complete, the other animals sweep Jim along, all the way to the dance floor.
Jim is dipped, swayed, and twirled until he can’t take it anymore-he just doesn’t like to dance! When he lets everyone know, he’s met with disbelief… Until Water Buffalo reveals that he doesn’t much care to dance, either. As more and more animals have the courage speak their truths, does this mean there’s no place for them at this party?
In this hilarious sequel to GRUMPY MONKEY, kids will learn that it’s okay not to go with the flow if they’re uncomfortable, and that speaking up about what they need can help others speak up, too-and maybe they need the same thing!
9. Caps for Sale: A Tale of a Peddler Some Monkeys and Their Monkey Business
Author: by Esphyr Slobodkina
Caps for Sale is a timeless classic beloved by millions… One of the most popular picture books ever published! This picture book is an excellent choice to share at home or in the classroom, as children love chanting along with the naughty monkeys.
Children will delight in following the peddler’s efforts to outwit the monkeys and will ask to read it again and again. Caps for Sale is an excellent easy-to-read book that includes repetition, patterns, and colors, perfect for early readers. 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.
This classic picture book will be appreciated as a birthday, baby shower, or graduation gift! It never fails to get preschoolers chanting along and giggling.
10. Curious George Goes Camping
Author: by Margret Rey
Curious George Goes Camping is an entertaining story of the Great Outdoors based on H.A. And Margret Rey’s popular primate and painted in the original watercolor and charcoal style. George tries to be helpful, but he of course just ends up upsetting a nearby camper.
As he’s hiding in the woods, he meets a forest creature who catapults the mischievous monkey into a chain of even more outrageous events! For more monkey fun, investigate www.Curiousgeorge. Com and discover all the latest on Curious George books, promotions, games, activities, and more!
11. Grumpy Monkey Up All Night
Author: by Suzanne Lang
Everyone’s favorite New York Times bestselling Grumpy Monkey is back in this hilarious bedtime story about dealing with frustration when you don’t get to do what you want! 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! But Jim gets more than a little frusrated when all the things he wanted to do go awry.
One by one, everyone else falls asleep, while Jim is determined to stay up. How long will he last? In this delightful follow up in the GRUMPY MONKEY series, kids see what happens when you stay awake too late!
12. Summer of the Monkeys
Author: by Wilson Rawls
From the author of the beloved classic Where the Red Fern Grows comes a timeless adventure about a boy who discovers a tree full of monkeys. The last thing fourteen-year-old Jay Berry Lee expects to find while trekking through the Ozark Mountains of Oklahoma is a tree full of monkeys.
But then Jay learns from his grandpa that the monkeys have escaped from a traveling circus, and there’s a big reward for the person who finds and returns them. His family could really use the money, so Jay sets off, determined to catch them.
But by the end of the summer, Jay will have learned a lot more than he bargained forand not just about monkeys. From the beloved author of Where the Red Fern Grows comes another memorable adventure novel filled with heart, humor, and excitement.
Honors and Praise for Wilson Rawls’ Where the Red Fern Grows: A School Library Journal Top 100 Children’s Novel An NPR Must-Read for Kids Ages 9 to 14 Winner of 4 State Awards Over 7 million copies in print!A rewarding book … [with] careful, precise observation, all of it rightly phrased.
13. Curious George Around Town (6 Volume Set)
Author: by H. A. Rey
Six bestselling Curious George 8 x 8 paperbacks in one boxed seta $24 value for only $11.99! Enjoy storytime with Curious George! This boxed set with handle includes six bestselling Curious George 8 x 8 paperbacks: Curious George and the Puppies, Curious George Makes Pancakes, Curious George Goes to a Chocolate Factory, Curious George at the Aquarium, Curious George Visits a Toy Store, and Curious George’s Dinosaur Discovery.
A perfect gift for kids on the go! The animated series Curious George is available to watch on Peacock, NBC Universal’s streaming platform.
14. Ultimate Jungle Rumble (Who Would Win?) (19)
Author: by Jerry Pallotta
Sixteen different jungle animals battle it out in an epic fight! Who will be the champion? This nonfiction reader compares and contrasts 16 ferocious jungle creatures. Readers will learn about each animal’s anatomy, behavior, and more. Then compare and contrast the battling animals before finally discovering the winner!
This nonfiction series is full of facts, photos, and realistic illustrations, and it includes a range of mammals, sea creatures, insects, and dinosaurs to satisfy all kinds of animal fans.
15. Five Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed (board book) (A Five Little Monkeys Story)
Author: by Eileen Christelow
Five little monkeys jumping on the bed. One fell off and bumped his head. The mama called the doctor. The doctor said,”No more monkeys jumping on the bed!” 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!
But trouble awaits as, one by one, they fall off and bump their heads! The uproarious rhyme is brought to life in this family favorite. 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.
16. PJ Masks Catboy, Owlette, Gekko and More! – Me Reader Electronic Reader and 8 Sound Book Library – PI Kids
Author: by Editors of Phoenix International Publications
Join Outstanding Owlette, Grow Grow Gekko, Catboy and the Shrinker on an action filled adventure. Eight illustrated books come packaged with a sleek Me Reader Module that reads each book aloud. Choose a book, press the matching book and page buttons on the module, and hear the whole story, along with fun and surprising sounds!
Follow along in the book for a fun, independent reading experience that builds confidence in beginning readers. Story sounds and expressive narration enhance reading comprehension. This Electronic Reader Library is special because: Hands on interaction engages young readers Connecting words with pictures builds vocabulary Multisensory reading experiences stimulate the imaginations of young readers