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Books in Monkey Business series

  • Tamarins

    Gillian Gosman

    Paperback (PowerKids Press, Aug. 15, 2011)
    Tamarins are a genus-level group of squirrel-sized monkeys that make their homes in Central and South America. The group encompasses monkeys with a wide variety of colors and markings. This delightful volume takes a look at different types of tamarins, and explores the commonalities within the group while highlighting the unique qualities of each tamarin species.
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  • Spider Monkeys

    Gillian Gosman

    Paperback (PowerKids Press, Aug. 15, 2011)
    Spider monkeys have long arms and legs that help them to swing from tree to tree through their dense rain forest home. This volume swings into the world of these highly social monkeys and examines their complex group dynamic. Straightforward text explores the roles that hunting and deforestation have played in the decline of spider monkey populations.
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  • Howler Monkeys

    Gillian Gosman

    Paperback (PowerKids Press, Aug. 15, 2011)
    Howler monkeys are named for their distinctive calls, which they let loose at dawn and at dusk. This informative resource doesnt monkey around in describing what howlers like to eat and where they live. The volume includes an explanation of howler monkey group behavior as well as an examination of efforts being made to preserve their endangered populations.
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  • Spider Monkeys

    Gillian Gosman

    Library Binding (Powerkids Pr, Aug. 15, 2011)
    Spider monkeys have long arms and legs that help them to swing from tree to tree through their dense rain forest home. This volume swings into the world of these highly social monkeys and examines their complex group dynamic. Straightforward text explores the roles that hunting and deforestation have played in the decline of spider monkey populations.
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  • Proboscis Monkeys

    Gillian Gosman

    Paperback (PowerKids Press, Aug. 15, 2011)
    The proboscis monkey is named for its distinctive and prominent nose. This endangered monkey lives in the jungles in Borneo. This book describes the proboscis monkeys life cycle, diet, and behaviorincluding its advanced swimming skills. Chapters also focus on the role habitat loss has played in the decline of the proboscis population as well as the efforts being made to save these monkeys.
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  • Tamarins

    Gillian Gosman

    Library Binding (Powerkids Pr, Aug. 15, 2011)
    Tamarins are a genus-level group of squirrel-sized monkeys that make their homes in Central and South America. The group encompasses monkeys with a wide variety of colors and markings. This delightful volume takes a look at different types of tamarins, and explores the commonalities within the group while highlighting the unique qualities of each tamarin species.
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  • Proboscis Monkeys

    Gillian Gosman

    Library Binding (Powerkids Pr, Aug. 15, 2011)
    The proboscis monkey is named for its distinctive and prominent nose. This endangered monkey lives in the jungles in Borneo. This book describes the proboscis monkey’s life cycle, diet, and behavior—including its advanced swimming skills. Chapters also focus on the role habitat loss has played in the decline of the proboscis population as well as the efforts being made to save these monkeys.
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  • Howler Monkeys

    Gillian Gosman

    Library Binding (Powerkids Pr, Aug. 15, 2011)
    Howler monkeys are named for their distinctive calls, which they let loose at dawn and at dusk. This informative resource doesnÂ’t monkey around in describing what howlers like to eat and where they live. The volume includes an explanation of howler monkey group behavior as well as an examination of efforts being made to preserve their endangered populations.
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  • Rhesus Monkeys

    Gillian Gosman

    Paperback (PowerKids Press, Aug. 15, 2011)
    The rhesus monkey is an intelligent, adaptable monkey that lives in Asia. It is one of the best-known of the macaque monkey group. This valuable resource explores the rhesus monkeys diet, life cycle, and habitats. Special focus is given to the role that the rhesus has played in science, such as being the first primate sent to space.
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  • Making Sustainability Work: Best Practices in Managing and Measuring Corporate Social, Environmental and Economic Impacts

    Marc J. Epstein, John Elkington, Herman B Leonard

    Hardcover (Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Jan. 1, 2008)
    In recent years, corporations of all sizes and orientations have become more sensitive to social issues and stakeholder concerns, and they are collectively striving to become better corporate citizens (in some cases, urged on by shareholder pressure or government regulations). The best practices in corporate sustainability are no longer the exclusive domain of companies like Ben & Jerry's or Body Shop as they were a decade ago; now, large, multi-national companies like G.E. and Wal-Mart are leading the way with significant financial and organizational commitments to social and environmental issues. To help managers and academics keep their eye on the ever-moving target of sustainability, award-winning author and academic Marc Epstein's provides an authoritative and comprehensive guide to implementing corporate sustainability initiatives and to measuring both their social and financial impacts.
  • Rhesus Monkeys

    Gillian Gosman

    Library Binding (Powerkids Pr, Aug. 15, 2011)
    The rhesus monkey is an intelligent, adaptable monkey that lives in Asia. It is one of the best-known of the macaque monkey group. This valuable resource explores the rhesus monkeyÂ’s diet, life cycle, and habitats. Special focus is given to the role that the rhesus has played in science, such as being the first primate sent to space.
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  • Miss Wisherley's Bus Adventures

    Nichole A Cole

    Paperback (CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, March 28, 2018)
    Miss Wisherley's Bus Adventures teaches young children life lessons that will help them through life.Bella goes on a field trip to the Zoo and soon realizes there's No Monkey Business at the Zoo.
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