Caps for sale: a tale of a peddler, some monkeys, and their monkey business /

Author Slobodkina, Esphyr,
Language English
Publisher
New York: Scholastic, 194701993




Annotation:

The monkeys steal the peddler's caps while he is asleep.



Subjects :

  • Hats
  • Juvenile fiction
  • Fiction
  • Supplementary reading
  • Monkeys
  • Stories, plots, etc
  • Peddlers and peddling
  • Peddlers
  • Readers (Primary

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Author Illustrator(s) :

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Best Books :

  • Recommended Literature: Kindergarten through Grade Twelve, 2002 California Department of Education
  • Books to Read Aloud to Children of All Ages, 2003 Bank Street College of Education
  • Children's Catalog, Eighteenth Edition, 2001 H.W. Wilson
  • Children's Catalog, Nineteenth Edition, 2006 H.W. Wilson
  • NYPL Children's Books 2012, 2012 New York Public Library

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State & Provincial Reading List :

  • Texas Reading Club, 1998; Texas
  • Texas Reading Club, 1999; Texas
  • Texas Reading Club, 2004; Texas

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Reading Measurement Programs:


0060257784, 9780060257781, 9780201091472, 020109147X
Harper & Row (New York:) 1985.

Reading Counts-Scholastic
Interest Level K-2
Reading Level 3
Accelerated Reader Points 2


9780064431439, 0064431436
Harper Trophy ([New York]:) 1987.

Accelerated Reader
Interest Level Lower Grade
Book Level 3.1
Accelerated Reader Points 0

Lexile, MetaMetrics, Inc.

Lexile Measure 480
Accelerated Reader Points

Reading Counts-Scholastic
Interest Level K-2
Reading Level 3
Accelerated Reader Points 2


0590407767, 0590335308, 0590410806
Scholastic (New York:) 1947.

Lexile, MetaMetrics, Inc.

Lexile Measure 480
Accelerated Reader Points


0590607782, 0590410806
Scholastic (New York:) 194701993.

Lexile, MetaMetrics, Inc.

Lexile Measure 480
Accelerated Reader Points

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Reviews :

Karla (BookHive (www.bookhive.org))
Caps! Caps for Sale! Fifty cents a cap!" calls the peddler. He's got all kinds of caps to sell but this morning no one wants to buy them. So he takes a nap under a tree. When he wakes up, all his caps have gone! He looks up and sees the tree full of naughty monkeys wearing his caps. Will he ever get his caps back? This folktale has been a favorite of children because it is simple, humorous, and full of action. It can be acted out or read aloud and is perfect for beginning readers. The black ink and flat color illustrations are simple, yet effective showing the humor of the story. This is a classic that children will ask for again and again. Category: Classics; Humor; Read Aloud. Grade Level: Preschool; Primary (K-3rd grade). 1940, Harper Collins. Ages 3 to 9.
(PUBLISHER: Harper Trophy ([New York]:), PUBLISHED: 1987.)

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Publication Details:

  Publisher ISBN Notes
New York: Scholastic, 194701993

Media Type: Kit
identical books (48 p.):
([E])
0590410806
0590607782
9780590410809
9780590607780
Number of identical books varies.
May be accompanied by activity sheet.
Carson CA: Lakeshore Learning Materials, 1994

Media Type: Kit
1 book ([43] p.:
(E Slo)
New York NY: Scholastic/Tab, 1989

Media Type: Language Material
[42] p.:
(BGBK/E/S)
0590717421
9780590717427
0590717758
9780590717755
0590717944
9780590717946
[New York]: Harper Trophy, 1987

Media Type: Language Material
identical books ([45] p.):
PZ7.S6334 ([E])
0064431436
9780064431439
Teacher's guide from series Reading beyond the basal.
Number of books varies.
New York: Harper & Row, 1985

Media Type: Language Material
[43] p.:
PZ7.S6334 ([E])
020109147X
0060257784
9780201091472
9780060257781
Sequel Pezzo the peddler and the circus elephant; later published under the title Circus caps for sale.
Weston CT: Weston Woods Studios, 1980

Media Type: Projected Medium
1 videocassette (5 min.):
VHS format.
From the book written and illustrated by Esphyr Slobodkina.
KCP: Public performance.
Wm. Scott, 1952

Media Type: Language Material
unp.:
Scott W.R., 1947

Media Type: Language Material
unp.:
Reading MA: Addison-Wesley, 1947

Media Type: Language Material
[40] p.:
(E/S)
0590758055
9780590758055
New York: Harcourt Brace, 1947

Media Type: Language Material
[43] p.:
([E])
015302111X
9780153021114
Reading Rainbow Book
New York: Scholastic, 1947

Media Type: Language Material
[42] p.:
([E])
0590410806
0590335308
0590407767
9780590410809
9780590335300
9780590407762
New York W. R. Scott, 1947

Media Type: Language Material
[42] p.
PZ7.S6334 ([E])
Sequel Pezzo the peddler and the circus elephant; later published under the title Circus caps for sale.
Weston CT: Weston Woods, 1900

Media Type: Projected Medium
1 filmstrip (34 fr.):
New York: HarperCollins Publishers, 11

Media Type: Language Material

([E])
9780062085320
0062085328
Scarborough: HarperCollins Canada Limited,

Media Type: Language Material

([E])
9780060253318
0060253312

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