by Karen Rowan
Isabela Huffman is a precocious 9 1/2 year old girl who finds herself tangled up in trouble again while visiting Costa Rica with her mother. She and her friend Danielle devise a plan to capture and train a howler monkey. When their antics cause a baby monkey to shock himself on an electrical wire and fall from a tree Isabela and Danielle are in a race against the clock to save his life before it's too late.
72?pages of text
3,500 total words
Present tense 350 word vocabulary
Genre: Juvenile fiction