Happy Easter, Curious George

Happy Easter, Curious George


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Happy Easter, Curious George is a winning holiday story based on H. A. and Margret Rey’s popular primate and painted in the original watercolor and charcoal style. One fine Easter morning, George and the man with the yellow hat head to the park. George can’t help but join in the fun when he sees children dyeing Easter eggs . . . but what’s that man doing with their prized creations? Each hardcover gift book comes with glittery egg-decorating stickers!

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780547048253
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date: 02/15/2010
Series: Curious George Series
Pages: 24
Sales rank: 71,151
Product dimensions: 9.10(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.40(d)
Lexile: 550L (what's this?)
Age Range: 4 - 7 Years

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 studied philology and natural science at the University of Hamburg. He then 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 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.

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

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Happy Easter, Curious George 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 5 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Love that book.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This is a wonderful book for children. I am and Nanny and friend who takes care of two children, 6 years old an 5 years old. Their mom wants them to read to me daily. Each picks a book and reads before/after dinner. I bought this for Jack and Matthew towards an Easter gift. Curious George is a delightful character and the children enjoyed the book very much. Jack picked the book a few days ago to read again. It is very colorful and shows what children do at Easter time.
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