Isabela Huffman is a precocious 9 1/2 year old girl who finds herself tangled up in trouble again. She and her mom travel to Costa Rica where Isabela and her friend Daniel devise a plan to capture and train a Howler Monkey. When their antics cause a baby monkey to shock himself on an electrical wire, Isabela and Daniel are in a race against the clock to try to save his life before it’s too late.
It is repetitive and simple and uses many cognates to make the book comprehensible to beginning adults and children.
Teacher’s Guide on CD-Rom is now available.