About this book
Based on the centuries-old tale of tea-picking monkeys, this is a richly told tale full of vivid characters. Peet is a winner of the Carnegie Medal from his book "Tamar". Illustrated by Juan Wijngaard. Ages: 4+
Based on a centuries-old legend of tea-picking monkeys, this title tells a tale full of vivid characters: a heartless Overseer, an enigmatic Royal Tea-Taster and, in a faraway land, and an Empress with a liking for tea.