The Monkeys And The Dragonflies. One day, a Dragonfly landed on the branch of a tree to rest. It was very hot, and the Dragonfly was tired. She had been flying all day. A Monkey saw the Dragonfly. The Monkey said, “What are you doing on my tree?” Then, the Monkey threw a stone at the Dragonfly. English books for kids, children's books in English.