Books by Chris Monroe

MONKEY WITH A TOOL BELT AND THE SILLY SCHOOL MYSTERY by Chris Monroe
CHILDREN'S
Released: Aug. 1, 2017

"This is one detective/Mr. Fix It that readers will love to apprentice to. (Picture book. 4-8)"
Chico Bon Bon is back, his tool belt is strapped on, and he's ready not only to fix anything that's broken, but to solve a puzzling mystery at school, too. Read full book review >
BIG LITTLE MOTHER by Kevin Kling
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 1, 2013

"Funny, warm and altogether delightful. (Picture book. 3-8)"
Kling continues his exploration of sibling relationships (Big Little Brother, 2011) and achieves a level of understanding that is at once personal and universal. Read full book review >
COOKIE THE WALKER by Chris Monroe
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 2013

"Moral: Fame isn't all that it's cracked up to be, even if it does come with a fanny pack. (Picture book. 4-7)"
A canine parable about the dangers of fame. Read full book review >
BIG LITTLE BROTHER by Kevin Kling
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 1, 2011

"A sweet-natured tale about negotiating sibling dynamics that is as comforting as a hug. (Picture book. 3-6)"
Having a little brother, even one long wished for, does not always go as planned; the reality can be both a blessing and a trial. Read full book review >
MONKEY WITH A TOOL BELT AND THE SEASIDE SHENANIGANS by Chris Monroe
ANIMALS
Released: Oct. 1, 2011

"Fact-filled fun for the curious fixer-in-training. (Picture book. 4-8) "
Chico fixes a whole bunch of stuff at the beach and solves a mystery, too. Read full book review >
SNEAKY SHEEP by Chris Monroe
ANIMALS
Released: Sept. 1, 2010

"Fun for all. (Picture book. 3-8)"
Rocky and Blossom are sheep who have a reputation for disobedience and mischief. Read full book review >
MONKEY WITH A TOOL BELT AND THE NOISY PROBLEM by Chris Monroe
CHILDREN'S
Released: April 1, 2009

"A winner. (Picture book. 3-7)"
Industrious monkey saves mistaken elephant. Read full book review >