KIM LAFAVE lives in Roberts Creek on the Sunshine Coast of British Columbia. He is a childrens illustrator and designer who has worked on 20 books. He has won the Governor General’s Award the Ruth Schwartz Children’s Book Award and the Amelia Francis Howard Gibbon Medal’
There is almost nothing extraordinary that Duff hasn't seen - flying saucers, stray elephants, international spies. So, when he reports finding a real live monkey in the family barn, no one believes him except for his best friend Simon.