In nearly every classroom across America there are children with food allergies. This award winning children's book by Dr. Jessica St. Louis introduces the concept of food allergies in a fun and educational way. It follows the adventures of Max, a young school-age monkey, as he lives life, makes friends, and eats mangos instead of bananas due to his allergy. Intended for pre-school and young elementary school readers, this book will open children's eyes to the reality of food allergies that their friends and classmates may have. Full of bright and whimsical illustrations, this book will enchant young readers as they watch young Max the monkey live it up, make friends, and have lots of fun along the way. Engaging and informative while remaining silly and playful, this delightful story has a message young readers will take to heart. Mangos for Max will donate 10% of all proceeds to further food allergy research by contributing to FARE, Food Allergy Research Education.