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Number of Pages: 24
Vendor: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication Date: 2008
Dimensions: 8.00 X 8.00 (inches)
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Series: Curious George
Curious George Takes a Trip: Curious About Transportation, Reading Level 1H.A. ReyHoughton Mifflin Books for Children / 2007 / Trade Paperback$3.59 Retail:
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Curious George Plays Mini Golf: Curious About Numbers, Reading Level 1H.A. ReyHoughton Mifflin Harcourt / 2008 / Trade Paperback$3.49 Retail:
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Curious George Christmas Countdown Tabbed Board BookH.A. ReyHoughton Mifflin Harcourt / 2009 / Hardcover$6.29 Retail:
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Curious George: Curious About Phonics 12-Book Learn-to-Read ProgramH.A. ReyHoughton Mifflin Harcourt / 2008 / Other$9.99 Retail:
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Full-color activities: a matching and twenty questions game, a birthday idea space, and a think-more-about-it section.
The Reys were born in Hamburg, Germany. Hans Augusto Rey (1898-1977) met his wife-to-be, Margret (1906-1996), at a party in her father’s home in Germany; when he first caught a glimpse of her, she was sliding down the banister. In their twenties and thirties they lived in Paris and in Rio de Janeiro, where Hans sold bathtubs in villages along the Amazon River. Eventually Cambridge, Massachusetts, became the Reys’ home and community. Throughout their lives the Reys created many lively books together, including SPOTTY, PRETZEL, and lift-the-flap books such as HOW DO YOU GET THERE? The manuscript of the first Curious George books was one of the few items the Reys carried with them on their bicycles when they escaped from Paris in 1940. Eventually, they made their way to the United States, and CURIOUS GEORGE was published in 1941. Their incorrigible little monkey has become an American icon, selling millions of books and capturing the hearts of readers everywhere. CURIOUS GEORGE has been published in many languages, including French, German, Japanese, Afrikaans, and Norwegian. Additional Curious George books followed, as well as such other favorites as CECILY G. AND THE NINE MONKEYS and FIND THE CONSTELLATIONS.