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The Journey That Saved Curious George: The True Wartime Escape of Margret and H.A. Rey

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Synopsis:

In 1940, Hans and Margret Rey fled their Paris home as the German army advanced. They began their harrowing journey on bicycles, pedaling to Southern France with childrenand#8217;s book manuscripts among their few possessions.

Louise Borden combed primary resources, including Hans Reyand#8217;s pocket diaries, to tell this dramatic true story. Archival materials introduce readers to the world of Hans and Margret Rey while Allan Drummond dramatically and colorfully illustrates their wartime trek to a new home.

Follow the Reyand#8217;s amazing story in this unique large format book that resembles a travel journal and includes full-color illustrations, original photos, actual ticket stubs and more. A perfect book for Curious George fans of all ages.

About the Author

Louise Borden is the highly regarded author of many books, including Good Luck, Mrs. K!, Sleds on Boston Common, Good-bye, Charles Lindbergh and The Little Ships: The Heroic Rescue at Dunkirk in WW II--all published by Margaret McElderry Books. Across the Blue Pacific is based on the true story of h

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ISBN:
9780547417462
Subtitle:
The True Wartime Escape of Margret and H.A. Rey
Author:
Borden, Louise W.
Illustrator:
Drummond, Allan
Author:
Borden, Louise
Author:
Borden, Louise W
Author:
Drummond, Allan
Publisher:
HMH Books for Young Readers
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography : Literary
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Children s Young Adult-Biography
Edition Description:
Cloth
Series:
Curious George
Publication Date:
20100816
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
from 3 to 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
full color illustrations
Pages:
80
Dimensions:
10.88 x 8.5 in 0.74 lb
Age Level:
08-12

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In 1940, Hans and Margret Rey fled their Paris home as the German army advanced. They began their harrowing journey on bicycles, pedaling to Southern France with childrenand#8217;s book manuscripts among their few possessions.

Louise Borden combed primary resources, including Hans Reyand#8217;s pocket diaries, to tell this dramatic true story. Archival materials introduce readers to the world of Hans and Margret Rey while Allan Drummond dramatically and colorfully illustrates their wartime trek to a new home.

Follow the Reyand#8217;s amazing story in this unique large format book that resembles a travel journal and includes full-color illustrations, original photos, actual ticket stubs and more. A perfect book for Curious George fans of all ages.

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