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Monkey and Elephant and a Secret Birthday Surprise

By Carole Lexa Schaefer
Illustrated by Galia Bernstein

Shh! It’s Monkey’s birthday. But that’s a secret. Can Elephant keep the big news under his party hat for one whole day?

Monkey lets Elephant in on a secret — it’s Monkey’s birthday, and Monkey does not like birthdays. But Elephant also has a secret: he has trouble keeping secrets. When Elephant learns that Clever Rat has made some party hats and is inviting friends over to see them, Elephant wants to turn their gathering into a party for Monkey. But how will he do it without giving away Monkey’s secret?

  • A pitch-perfect reader from an expert in early childhood education.
  • The fourth book in the well-reviewed Monkey and Elephant series - now in paperback!
  • A humorous story about friendship, birthdays, and secrets - all things sure to delight emergent readers!

About the author

Carole Lexa Schaefer is the author of many acclaimed picture books for children, including Down in the Woods at Sleepytime, illustrated by Vanessa Cabban; The Bora-Bora Dress, illustrated by Catherine Stock; and Big Little Monkey, illustrated by Pierre Pratt. She is also the authorof the first two books about Monkey and Elephant. Carole Lexa Schaefer lives on Camano Island, in Washington State.

About the illustrator

Galia Bernstein was born and raised in Israel and is the illustrator of many books for children, including Rockin Babies by Jenn Berman and Cynthia Weil, The Groovy Letter Book by Melissa and Dolores Neumann, and Monkey and Elephant and Monkey and Elephant Get Better. Galia Bernstein lives in Brooklyn.

ISBN: 9780763687441
Imprint: Candlewick
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: March 1, 2016
Dimensions: 152 x 228mm, 48pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $11.99
New Zealand RRP: $13.99
Stock Level: In Stock

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