Never Smile at a Monkey by Steve Jenkins
  

Never Smile at a Monkey

Written by Steve Jenkins
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Synopsis

Never Smile at a Monkey by Steve Jenkins

When it comes to wild animals, everyone knows that there are certain things you just don't do. It's clearly a bad idea to tease a tiger, pull a python's tail, or bother a black widow spider. But do you know how dangerous it can be to pet a platypus, collect a cone shell, or touch a tang fish? Some creatures have developed unusual ways of protecting themselves or catching prey, which can make them unexpectedly hazardous to your health. In this dynamic and fascinating picture book by Steve Jenkins, you'll find out what you should never do if you encounter one of these surprisingly dangerous animals.

About the Author

STEVE JENKINS has illustrated over 20 books for children and young people celebrating the natural world and the creatures that live there. He lives in Boulder, Colorado, with his wife, Robin Page, and their three children. Besides writing and illustrating children's books, Steve and his wife run a graphic design studio.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Steve Jenkins
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Author's Website

www.stevejenkinsbooks.com/

Publisher

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company

Publication date

13th May 2014

ISBN

9780544228016


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