Five Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 1989 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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As soon as they say good night to Mama, the five little monkeys start to jump on their bed. But trouble lies ahead as, one by one, they fall off and hurt themselves. "Whether sublimely happy or ridiculously goofy, Christelow's expressive monkeys pack a lot of appeal." -- School Library Journal, starred review

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Five Little Monkeys sitting on the bed.....

User Review  - phyander -

That line is permanently branded on my brain. Kids will be graduating from college and Ill still know this book by heart for the next generation! Read full review

Fun to Read Together.A Little Long.

User Review  - cookiesauce -

I purchased the small board book version which is great for little hands. The story goes thru all 5 monkeys and my 3 and 5 y.o. lost interest after the 3rd monkey fell off of the bed. But they still ... Read full review

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About the author (1989)

Eileen Christelow has created numerous fun and funny picture books, including the Five Little Monkeys series, Author, and most recently, Letters from a Desperate Dog. She and her husband, Ahren, live in Vermont. For more information visit

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