Baby Monkey, Private Eye

Baby Monkey, Private Eye Review

Who is Baby Monkey? He is a baby. He is a monkey. He has a job. He is Baby Monkey, Private Eye! Lost jewels? Missing pizza? Stolen spaceship? Baby Monkey can help... if he can put on his pants! Baby Monkey's adventures come to life in a blend of pict...

Title:Baby Monkey, Private Eye
Edition Language:English

    Some Testimonial About This Book:

  • Betsy

    Brian Selznick. Honey. We’ve got to talk.Now look, it was all well and good when you started getting a little crazy and shaking up notions of what an “illustrated book” actually means. Winning t...

  • Calista

    The art is all what you expect of a Brian Selznick book. It's fantastic. The story is repetitive and good, not as great as I have come to expect from Brian.Baby Monkey is a detective and he solves cas...

  • Kate Olson

    As an elementary school librarian, reading teacher, and a parent of a 6-year-old (and several older kids who were once 6), I'll tell you why this book is fabulous: because ALL kindergarten and first g...

  • Laura

    This book pretty much had me at the title. I mean come on!!! A Private Eye monkey. Brilliant!Heavy, smooth, cool to the touch pages with big, easy words and dazzlingly detailed, black & white (with da...

  • Ms. Yingling

    ARC from the publisher at ALA MidwinterIn this very early chapter book, Selznick fuses his trademark cross hatched pencil sketches with addictively repetitive picture book text in a middle grade novel...

  • Victoria

    This book makes my heart happy - on so many levels. ...

  • Gary Anderson

    Baby Monkey is quite the sleuth when it comes to solving crimes, although he’s not so hot at putting on his pants. The artwork of Brian Selznick (The Invention of Hugo Cabret, Wonderstruck) and stor...

  • Ashlee Null

    Kind of adorable! I liked it but didn't love it. As a bookseller I'm not sure who I'll give this book to but I'll know them when I see them. ...

  • Amanda

    I read this at work when all of our systems were down, and this had just arrived. It is incredibly cute, and of course I love Brian Selznick's illustrations. I expected this to be more like a chapter ...

  • Erin

    If you've ever looked for a combo of picture book, easy reader, chapter book, graphic novel, humor-mystery, this is your book. It's almost too many things, but the experience of reading it with my fou...