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Curious George Paperback ☆ Curious George Epub Ð curious pdf, george pdf, Curious GeorgeCurious George PDF/EPUBThe first adventure in this highly popular series tells how the little monkey Curious George, caught in the jungle and brought back to the city by a man in a yellow hat, can t help being interested in all the new things around him Though well meaning, George s curiosity always gets him into trouble Young readers can easily relate, and Rey s cheerful illustrations celebrate Curious George s innocence.


About the Author: H.A. Rey

Paperback ☆ Curious George Epub Ð curious pdf, george pdf, Curious GeorgeCurious George PDF/EPUBHans Augusto Rey was born on September , , in Hamburg, Germany He grew up there near the world famous Hagenbeck Zoo, and developed a lifelong love for animals and drawing Margarete Elisabeth Waldstein who would be known to most of the world as Margret Rey was also born in Hamburg on May , The two met briefly when Margret was a young girl, before she left Hamburg to study art They were reunited in in Rio de Janeiro, where Hans was selling bathtubs as part of a family business and Margret was escaping the political climate in Germany Margret convinced Hans to leave the family business, and soon they were working together on a variety of projectsHans and Margret were married in Brazil on August , , and they moved to Paris after falling in love with the city during their European honeymoon It was there that Hans published his first children s book, after a French publisher saw his newspaper cartoons of a giraffe and asked him to expand upon them Raffy and the Nine Monkeys Cecily G and the Nine Monkeys in the British and American editions was the result, and it marked the debut of a mischievous monkey named Curious GeorgeAfter Raffy and the Nine Monkeys was published, the Reys decided that Curious George deserved a book of his own, so they began work on a manuscript that featured the lovable and exceedingly curious little monkey But the late s and early s were a tumultuous time in Europe, and before the new manuscript could be published, the Reys both German Jews found themselves in a horrible situation Hitler and his Nazi party were tearing through Europe, and they were poised to take control of ParisKnowing that they must escape before the Nazis took power, Hans cobbled together two bicycles out of spare parts Early in the morning of June , , the Reys set off on their bicycles They brought very little with them on their predawn flight only warm coats, a bit of food, and five manuscripts, one of which was Curious George The Nazis entered Paris just hours later, but the Reys were already on their way out They rode their makeshift bicycles for four long days until reaching the French Spanish border, where they sold them for train fare to Lisbon From there they made their way to Brazil and on to New York City, beginning a whole new life as children s book authorsCurious George was published by Houghton Mifflin in , and for sixty years these books have been capturing the hearts and minds of readers throughout the world All the Curious George books, including the seven original stories by Margret and Hans, have soldthan twenty five million copies So popular that his original story has never been out of print, George has become one of the most beloved and recognizable characters in children s literature His adventures have been translated into many languages, including Japanese, French, Afrikaans, Portuguese, Swedish, German, Chinese, Danish, and NorwegianAlthough both of the Reys have passed away Hans in and Margret in George lives on in the Curious George Foundation Established in , this foundation funds programs for children that share Curious George s irresistible qualities ingenuity, opportunity, determination, and curiosity in learning and exploring Much consideration is given to programs that benefit animals, through preservation as well as the prevention of cruelty to animals The foundation supports community outreach programs that emphasize the importance of family, from counseling to peer support groups.



10 thoughts on “Curious George

  1. James James says:

    Paperback ☆ Curious George Epub Ð curious pdf, george pdf, Curious GeorgeCurious George PDFEPUBBook Review4 of 5 stars to Curious George by H.A Rey, a children s author, who wrote this series starting in 1941 Who didn t love Curious George when they were a child Or even now as an adult So many fun memories of this wonderful little monkey In this first book, George comes home for the first time, and the infamous yellow coat becomes a hallmark He s so innocent, yet such a magnet for bad things to happen But aren t all monkeys An adorable way to tea


  2. Jason Koivu Jason Koivu says:

    Paperback ☆ Curious George Epub Ð curious pdf, george pdf, Curious GeorgeCurious George PDFEPUBRead and reviewed by me and my niece Emma What is it about this monkey that so enthralls readers This introductory story by Rey is not terribly memorable or particularly exciting, yet the kids are drawn to it, I absolutely love it and my niece a first time reader listener was mesmerized For those who forget what happens in this first Curious George book, a poacher the Man With The Big Yellow Hat captures George in the wild, illegally keeps him in his city apartment, smokes a pipe with Read and reviewed by me and my niece Emma What is it about this monkey that so enthralls readers This introductory story by Rey is not terribly memorable or particularly exciting, yet the kids are drawn to it, I absolutely love it and my niece a first time reader listener was mesmerized For those who forget what happens in this first Curious George book, a poacher


  3. Spencer Orey Spencer Orey says:

    Paperback ☆ Curious George Epub Ð curious pdf, george pdf, Curious GeorgeCurious George PDFEPUBYikes this has not aged well I m glad there are happier sequels and that the movie and TV shows gave it some much needed updates There s some glimmer of heart in this first one but also a lot of bad bad things.


  4. Matt Matt says:

    Paperback ☆ Curious George Epub Ð curious pdf, george pdf, Curious GeorgeCurious George PDFEPUBWhere it all began with a curious monkey A man travels to Africa to find a monkey for the big city zoo He finds one, trapping George, and begins the journey back From the early stages, it s curiosity that almost killed the monkey when he went overboard on a ship back to home Once in the big city, George discovers that sometimes being curious can be a little too much, especially when the fi


  5. Jon Nakapalau Jon Nakapalau says:

    Paperback ☆ Curious George Epub Ð curious pdf, george pdf, Curious GeorgeCurious George PDFEPUBAnother book placed on the shelf of childhood How many times did I do things like Curious George that turned out to be in hindsight not the best possible choice When I was a preteen all the boys in my neighborhood did some pretty DUMB things the girls hadcommon sense like sword fights with tree branches, rock throwing fights, throwing kitchen knives at the fence, sling shotshow lucky we all were that no one got hurt badly Just like George we all had to learn that most importa Another book placed on the shelf of childhood How many times did I do things like Curious George that turned out to be in hindsight not the best possible choice When I was a preteen all the boys in my neighborhood did some pretty DUMB things the girls hadcommon sense like sword fights with tree branches, rock throwing fights, throwing kit


  6. Erik Graff Erik Graff says:

    Paperback ☆ Curious George Epub Ð curious pdf, george pdf, Curious GeorgeCurious George PDFEPUBHere s a book I hadn t thought about for several decades, recently brought to my attention by Jack, a three year old friend who met me at his door, book in hand, wanting to be read to Ah Curious George, I said, immediately remembering and wanting very much to be reminded of the times it had been read to me in early childhood.A


  7. Steve Holden Steve Holden says:

    Paperback ☆ Curious George Epub Ð curious pdf, george pdf, Curious GeorgeCurious George PDFEPUBThis is a book I loved as a child that I hadn t read in a long time It s an iconic character, and brings up some valuable topics for children There were a number of books in the series, but the first one was on point, and still a favorite to have parents and teachers today.


  8. midnightfaerie midnightfaerie says:

    Paperback ☆ Curious George Epub Ð curious pdf, george pdf, Curious GeorgeCurious George PDFEPUBMy 5 yr old is really loving Curious George books right now And for all the Curious George books out there, they actually have pretty good story lines What I mean is, sometimes when a character has been commercialized, the books change in tone I m guessing these were written before the T.V show I did a little reading on Rey and it turns out they came up with Curious George many years ago, while escaping Nazi s in Paris After their death, Curious George was taken


  9. Darcy Darcy says:

    Paperback ☆ Curious George Epub Ð curious pdf, george pdf, Curious GeorgeCurious George PDFEPUBListen, George first things first, I love your work I ve listened to all of your books Your antics are delightful, you re cute as a button, and I aspire to get up to as much mischief as you do someday But can we talk about your friend the Man in the Yellow Hat Lest we forget, all of your adventures, delightful as they may be, started when the Man KIDNAPPED YOU FROM YOUR HOME AND TOOK YOU AWAY FROM EVERYONE AND EVERYTHING YOU HAD


  10. Cheryl Cheryl says:

    Paperback ☆ Curious George Epub Ð curious pdf, george pdf, Curious GeorgeCurious George PDFEPUBMaria Tatar, in the preface to Off with Their Heads Fairy Tales and the Culture of Childhood, asks whether this is an exemplary or a cautionary tale Do children admire scheme to find ways to emulate the adventures of the monkey, or do they accept the moral lesson to be good obedient, and to consider consequences, because said lesson is couched in a funny book with bright pictures Well, I say, don t underestimate children I believe that many can hold both ideas in their minds simultan Maria Tatar, in the preface to Off with Their Heads Fairy Tales and the Culture of Childhood, asks whether this is an exemplary or a cautionary tale Do children admire scheme to find ways to emulate the adventures of the monkey, or do they accept the moral lesson to be good obedient, and to consider consequences, because said lesson is couched in a funny book with bright pictures Well, I say, don


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