Poor little Monkey has lost his mum. Kindly Butterfly tries to help, but somehow she keeps getting it wrong! Will Monkey ever find his mum? Children will have hours of fun assembling six favourite jigsaw scenes from the best-selling book, and reading the original story.
Julia Donaldson is one of today's most popular children's writers. Among her many award-winning picture book collaborations with Axel Scheffler are the Nestle Gold Award-winning THE GRUFFALO (978-0-333-71093-7), its sequel THE GRUFFALO'S CHILD (978-1-4050-2046-6) and THE SNAIL AND THE WHALE (978-0-333-98224-2). Julia was a songwriter before she turned to children's books, and is always in demand for her brilliant shows. Axel Scheffler is a star illustrator in the children's book world, and has created many bestselling books for Macmillan. He has enjoyed particular acclaim for his work with Julia Donaldson, but is also the illustrator of wonderful novelty books such as THE TICKLE BOOK (978-1-4050-5363-1). His most recent work includes MOTHER GOOSE'S PLAYTIME RHYMES (978-0-230-01813-6), a collection of nursery rhymes and original stories.