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Monkey Brother

Monkey Brother

Adam Auerbach

Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)



Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)

Holt Books for Young Readers

On Sale: 06/27/2017

ISBN: 9781250173980

40 Pages, Ages 4-8

A clever and surprising tale of sibling rivalry and unconditional love from an Ezra Jack Keats Honor Award winner.

Little brothers can be a handful. They’re wild and messy. They follow you everywhere and they love to copy everything you do.

But what if your little brother was a monkey? Would he drag you into a special kind of monkey mischief? Find out in Monkey Brother, a clever and surprising tale of sibling rivalry and unconditional love from Ezra Jack Keats Honor Award winner, Adam Auerbach.

A Christy Ottaviano Book

Praise for Monkey Brother

"A strong first pick for storytime or anytime sharing."--School Library Journal

"Auerbach’s crisp ink outlines and straightforward drawing style bring the same sly humor to this story as they did to his debut . . . underlying emotions will be familiar to many readers."--Publishers Weekly

"Negative and positive are balanced, ending on an upbeat tone; older siblings everywhere will recognize the challenges inherent in showing unconditional love."--Kirkus Reviews

"Upbeat and charming, this makes little siblings seem not so bad."--Booklist


Adam Auerbach

Adam Auerbach is the Ezra Jack Keats Honor Award--winning author of Edda:A Little Valkyrie’s First Day of School. His illustrations have appeared on book covers and in numerous print publications, including The New York Times and School Library Journal. He lives in Brooklyn, NY.

Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)

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