Peanut Monkey Up High by Nicole S Kelly

Fri 1 December 2017

Peanut Monkey and his sister Blossom decide to climb a tree. Higher and higher they go, but what happens when they get to the top? This story is about building resilience and empowerment, written and read by Nicole S Kelly, illustrated by Bruce Rankin & Sophie Sirninger Rankin.

Get your own copy of the book from Nicole's website.

Sound design by Max Gosford.

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