Fall 2020

Monkey with a Tool Belt Blasts Off!

From the Series Monkey with a Tool Belt

  • Interest Level: Preschool - Grade 2   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

Come along on an out-of-this-world journey with Chico Bon Bon in this rollicking new adventure from author and illustrator Chris Monroe.

Oh no, the Moon Malt machine at the Superstar Space Station and Snack Bar is broken! The ever-resourceful Chico Bon Bon and his trusty sidekick Clark the elephant ZOOM to the rescue. While working on the malfunctioning Moon Malt machine, they discover myriad other things in need of fixing, including a hatch and a latch and a droid’s underwear. And then—FWHOOSH! KA-BOING!—what was that? It’s the cutest alien in the universe, and she’s stranded at the space station due to a broken down spaceship!

Thanks to Chico’s know-how and his extensive tool collection there’s a fix for every problem under the sun—and beyond!

Format Your Price
978-1-5415-7757-2
On pre-order until 08/04/2020
$13.49
978-1-5415-9939-0
On pre-order until 08/04/2020
$20.99
Interest Level Preschool - Grade 2
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Fiction, Picture Books
Subject Social Emotional Learning
Copyright 2020
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Carolrhoda Books ®
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2020-08-04
Text Type Fiction—Humor
BISACS JUV002020, JUV036010, JUV019000
Dewey [E]
Dimensions 9.25 x 11
Lexile 550
Guided Reading Level N
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Original artwork, and Reviewed

Reviews

Kirkus Reviews

“[L]ighthearted and silly but has enough heart to merit space on the shelves of space lovers, handy kids, and anyone looking for a giggle and a smile. . . . A fun and satisfying journey.” —Kirkus Reviews

Author, Illustrator: Chris Monroe

Chris Monroe's humor and intricate illustrations draw high praise from reviewers and bloggers alike. Chris is also the author and illustrator of Totally Uncool and the comic strip Violet Days, which has been in print for more than 20 years. She lives in Duluth, Minnesota.