Curious George is a beloved characters among children of all ages. Now the youngest children can join Curious George on an adventure and develop the skills they need as they learn to read.
Curious George’s First Words About Animals consists of four brightly colored, sturdy board books packed in a fun carrying case perfect for little hands. Each book introduces readers to a new, fun location and identifies objects they might find there. These books will build children’s vocabulary as they follow Curious George throughout each title.
Bold colors, large type, and everyone’s favorite mischievous monkey combine to make learning fun!
About the Author
Hans Augusto Rey was born in Hamburg, Germany in 1898. As a child, he spent much of his free time in that city's famous Hagenbeck Zoo drawing animals. After serving in the army during World War I, he married Margret Rey and they moved to Montmartre for four years. The manuscript for 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. Curious George has been published in numerous languages. And many, many Curious George books have followed.
Place of Birth:Hamburg, Germany; Margret in 1906, and H.A. in 1898
Place of Death:Cambridge, Massachusetts; Margret died in 1996, H.A. in 1977