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Alfie Green and the Monkey Puzzler

(Alfie Green #5)

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The circus has come to town. But it's no ordinary circus. All the kids from Budsville are really excited, except for Alfie who suspects all is not what it seems ...
Paperback, 75 pages
Published August 31st 2009 by O'Brien Press (first published April 20th 2007)
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Stuart
Sep 15, 2011 rated it really liked it

Alfie Green and the Monkey Puzzler is a light-hearted and fun book for younger children. There are plenty of themes in it which will entertain, such as a circus coming to town, Alfie’s magic book, the chance of winning a big prize and of course the performing monkeys. I think most children would enjoy the part where the principal is beaten in a maths challenge by a monkey too!

There are also good illustrations throughout to aid lower ability readers and the book is full of basic vocabulary with c
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Myles
Aug 04, 2009 rated it really liked it
There were monkey robbers and they were controlled by a circus guy. And Alfie outsmarted the smartest ape in the world.
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Joe O'Brien lives in Ballyfermot in Dublin with his wife and children. He is the author of nine Alfie Green books as well as three books in the Danny Wilde GAA series for older readers and one fantasy novel, Beyond the Cherry Tree. He has appeared on RTE's The Den, TV3's Ireland AM and many radio shows. His book Alfie Green and the Chocolate Cosmos was shortlisted for Children's Book of the Year a ...more

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