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A Monkey Baby Grows Up (Baby Animals) by Joan Hewett

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30 The rain forests where the red-crowned mangabeys live are shrinking. Trees are being cut down for lumber. Houses are going up. Swampland is being drained. Farmers are planting crops. The charming, bright mangabey is in danger of extinction. More about Zoos Most of us will never see a monkey in its natural habitat. But you can see monkeys at a zoo. Spend some time there. These lively animals are fascinating to watch. Gabbie, the red-crowned mangabey in this book, lives at the Los Angeles Zoo in California.

Com riding, 7, 9, 15 Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data zookeepers, 8, 20–21 Hewett, Joan. A monkey baby grows up / by Joan Hewett ; photographs by Richard Hewett. p. cm. — (Baby animals) Summary: Describes the development of Gabbie, a monkey living in a zoo, from birth to age six months. eISBN: 1–57505–777–8 1. Monkeys—Infancy—Juvenile literature. [1. Monkeys. 2. Animals—Infancy. 3. ] I. Hewett, Richard, ill. II. Title. III. Series.

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