Fall 2021

Monkey with a Tool Belt and the Craftiest Christmas Ever!

From the Series Monkey with a Tool Belt

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

Chico Bon Bon’s epic Christmas party is three days away! Is our intrepid monkey ready? Of course not!

But thanks to his trusty tool belt and plenty of ingenuity, Chico helps his friends decorate, turns a pile of junk into a bundle of gifts, and finishes preparing for the party just in the nick of time. WHEW!

The latest installment from author and illustrator Chris Monroe is packed full of fun, friendship, and holiday cheer!

“Monroe’s manic cartooning will have kids laughing from start to finish.”—starred, Publishers Weeklyfor Monkey with a Tool Belt and the Maniac Muffins

Format Your Price
978-1-7284-0465-3
$13.49
978-1-7284-3059-1
$22.99
Interest Level Preschool - Grade 2
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Fiction, Picture Books
Category Holidays, SEL: A Self-Awareness, SEL: B Self-Management, SEL: D Relationship Skills, SEL: E Responsible Decision-Making, Social Emotional Learning
Copyright 2021
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Carolrhoda Books ®
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2021-09-07
Text Type Fiction—Humor
BISACS JUV017010, JUV002020, JUV019000
Dewey [E]
Dimensions 9.25 x 11
Lexile 610
Guided Reading Level N
Features Author/Illustrator biography and Original artwork

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.