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The Painting Gorilla

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"In this comically far-fetched book, a talented gorilla’s paintings of other zoo animals and their visitors earn her fame and fortune, which she’s not sure what do with.... In the end, this joyful painting gorilla reminds us that the best things in life are free." --Publishers Weekly
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published September 15th 1997 by Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) (first published September 1st 1997)
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Feb 19, 2016 The Brothers rated it it was amazing
Shelves: gorillas, painting
Asher (4yo), for reasons I'm not sure about, really loves this book. It's a cute story about a gorilla who becomes rich painting pictures and what she decide to do with her new found wealth.

Cute, entertaining illustrations.
Aug 22, 2016 Judy rated it really liked it
Shelves: pic-books
This has been a favorite book at our house. I like the way the illustrations help the kids see the world through another point of view (the gorilla's). And, I like to watch their delight when they discover how the gorilla decides to spend his money.
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