Shirley Climo

Monkey Business is Shirley Climo's twenty-third book for children. This collection combines her love of storytelling with her fascination for finding the facts that hide behind the fiction. Her previous books include several story collections, such as Magic and Mischief: Tales from Cornwall, illustrated by Anthony Bacon Venti, and A Treasury of Princesses: Princess Tales from Around the World, illustrated by Ruth Sanderson. Ms. Climo lives with her husband in California.

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Tuko and the Birds

Shirley Climo; illustrations by Francisco Mora
Henry Holt and Co.

Life was peaceful on the small Philippine island of Luzon. The men fished, the women cooked, the children played games, and the birds sang. Everyone knew it...

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