Monkey Me and the Golden Monkey
by Timothy Roland
Hardcover, 96 pages
Published January 28th 2014 by Scholastic Inc.
Clyde and Claudia are twins yet they couldn't be more different from one another. Claudia is calm, brainy and cautious. Clyde constantly is bouncing and reckless. When their class visits the museum Claudia tries to make Clyde follow the rules. But he can't help it if he is so hungry he eats a banana out of a scientific experiment! Now when he gets super excited he literally starts monkeying around. Can Claudia use her wits to figure out what happened and how to fix it? Branches has done it again...given beginning chapter book readers a fabulous new illustrated series that will keep them coming back for more.
Kids are sure to love that the monkey parts are shown in comic book style instead of straight chapter book. This makes it great for reluctant readers.