Monkey with a Tool Belt and the Silly School Mystery
From the Series Monkey with a Tool Belt
Inspiration for the Netflix series Chico Bon Bon!
Chico Bon Bon and his friend Clark are having the most unusual day at school. Half the library books are missing, the taco shells for Taco Day are nowhere to be found, and someone (or something!) has chewed up the classroom map. It’s up to Chico Bon Bon to crack the case—with his trusty tool belt, of course!
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“Monroe’s manic cartooning will have kids laughing from start to finish.”
—starred, Publishers Weekly for Monkey with a Tool Belt and the Maniac Muffins
|Interest Level||Preschool - Grade 2|
|Reading Level||Grade 2|
|Category||SEL: A Self-Awareness, SEL: B Self-Management, SEL: C Social Awareness, SEL: D Relationship Skills, SEL: E Responsible Decision-Making, Social Emotional Learning|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Imprint||Carolrhoda Books ®|
|Number of Pages||32|
|Reading Counts! Level||3.5|
|BISACS||JUV035000, JUV019000, JUV002020|
|Dimensions||9.25 x 11|
|Guided Reading Level||N|
|ATOS Reading Level||3.3|
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz||192443|
|Accelerated Reader® Points||0.5|
|Features||Author/Illustrator biography, Original artwork, and Reviewed|
Author, Illustrator: Chris Monroe
Chris Monroe is an award-winning author, illustrator and cartoonist. Her picture books include Sneaky Sheep, Bug On a Bike and the Monkey With a Tool Belt series, which inspired the Netflix show Chico Bon Bon: Monkey with a Tool Belt. Chris is also the author and illustrator of the comic strip Violet Days, which has been in print for more than 20 years. She lives in Duluth, Minnesota.
“Young mystery buffs, fans of Monkey with a Tool Belt, and those who are new to the series, will enjoy this addition.”—School Library Journal
“Monroe’s illustrations are as delightful to pore over as usual, with changes of perspective and lots of quirky details . . .”—Kirkus Reviews