There was an Old Monkey who Swallowed a Frog

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Marshall Cavendish, 2010 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
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A wacky retelling of a popular tale finds an insatiable monkey growing a distended belly as he swallows a frog, a toucan, an iguana and other rain forest creatures.

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User Review  - bmwade - LibraryThing

The silly monkey swallows a frog, a bat, some cocoa, a mango, an iguana, and other silly animals and spices that monkeys do not eat. By the end night comes and poor monkey's tummy is hurting and ... Read full review

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User Review  - ottesd - LibraryThing

This is probably the best of the newest takes on "There Was An Old Lady Who . . ." I loved how the text had a natural and flowing rhyme and how the illustrations added depth and enjoyment to the reading. Read full review

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About the author (2010)

Jennifer Ward has taught Medieval History in the Dept of Historical and Cultural Studies, Goldsmiths College, University of London. Her previous books include "English Noblewomen in the Later Middle Ages "(Longman 1992).

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