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Yellow Is My Color Star

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Publisher Comments:

In this exciting new Curious George series all about discovery, Georgeand#39;s city friends Betsy and Steve are taking their first trip to visitand#160;him in the country. When a light rain casts a stunning rainbow in the sky, George is introduced to all the beautiful colors of the spectrum! Come along as he chases the rainbow for his pot of gold and learns all about how rainbows occur and even how to create his own. Based on the Emmy-winning PBS show,and#160;this story is filled to the brim with additional facts, real photos, experiments, activities, and more. Learning about science has never been so much fun!

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"'Which color is the queen for you?/ Yellow, orange, red, or blue?/ Purple? Green? Or maybe pink?/ Which is the best? What do you think?' For Horacek's shaggy-haired, androgynous narrator, there's no contest: 'Green is great./ And pink is fun./ But yellow is my number one.' Every page is a celebration of the colors mentioned; for 'Green is great,' the kid hangs from a tree branch over a spread thick with blue-green foliage, while the pink page sees the child falling onto a pile of striped and polka-dot pink pillows. Soon, other kids get in on the action, too, parading around in gowns and driving toy cars that reflect their own personal favorites. As Horacek (Good Night, Sleep Tight) delights in vivid crayon-box hues in her watercolors, she doesn't ignore skin color — her cast of beak-nosed children represents a diversity of ethnic backgrounds (though her Asian child edges uncomfortably close to stereotype). It's an enthusiastic ode to color, one that's likely to prompt debates about which color truly is the 'best by far.' Ages 4 — 8." Publishers Weekly Copyright PWxyz, LLC. All rights reserved.

Synopsis:

Like The Magicand#160;School Bus for a younger set, this new series is all about discovery, adventure, and having fun with learning!and#160;Come along as George chases the rainbow and learns all about the color spectrum, weather, and how rainbows occur.and#160;This adventure is packed to the brim with additional science facts, real photos, experiments, activities, and more!

Synopsis:

Find your favorite color in this celebration of hues thatand#8217;s just right for the youngest picture book reader. Of all the colors that there are, which one is andlt;I andgt;your andlt;/Iandgt;color star?andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;There are so many wonderful colors in the world! The child in this exuberant rhyming picture book loves yellow best (it brings sunshine to his day!), but he knows there are lots of other delightful colors out there too. Follow him on a playful walk through a bright, bold watercolor world, filled with red roses, pink pillows, and gorgeous green grass and trees. Then decide which hue best suits you!

About the Author

Judy Horacek is an Australian cartoonist, artist, writer and children's book creator who is best known for her bestselling andlt;iandgt;Where Is the Green Sheep?andlt;/iandgt;, which she created with Mem Fox.Judy Horacek is an Australian cartoonist, artist, writer and children's book creator who is best known for her bestselling andlt;iandgt;Where Is the Green Sheep?andlt;/iandgt;, which she created with Mem Fox.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781442492998
Author:
Horacek, Judy
Publisher:
Beach Lane Books
Author:
Rey, H. A.
Subject:
Concepts - Colors
Subject:
Children s-General
Subject:
Science & Technology
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Picture book
Series:
Curious George
Publication Date:
20140131
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from P up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Full-color illustrations
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
8.5 x 8.5 in
Age Level:
from 4 up to 8

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Product details 32 pages Beach Lane Books - English 9781442492998 Reviews:
"Publishers Weekly Review" by , "'Which color is the queen for you?/ Yellow, orange, red, or blue?/ Purple? Green? Or maybe pink?/ Which is the best? What do you think?' For Horacek's shaggy-haired, androgynous narrator, there's no contest: 'Green is great./ And pink is fun./ But yellow is my number one.' Every page is a celebration of the colors mentioned; for 'Green is great,' the kid hangs from a tree branch over a spread thick with blue-green foliage, while the pink page sees the child falling onto a pile of striped and polka-dot pink pillows. Soon, other kids get in on the action, too, parading around in gowns and driving toy cars that reflect their own personal favorites. As Horacek (Good Night, Sleep Tight) delights in vivid crayon-box hues in her watercolors, she doesn't ignore skin color — her cast of beak-nosed children represents a diversity of ethnic backgrounds (though her Asian child edges uncomfortably close to stereotype). It's an enthusiastic ode to color, one that's likely to prompt debates about which color truly is the 'best by far.' Ages 4 — 8." Publishers Weekly Copyright PWxyz, LLC. All rights reserved.
"Synopsis" by ,
Like The Magicand#160;School Bus for a younger set, this new series is all about discovery, adventure, and having fun with learning!and#160;Come along as George chases the rainbow and learns all about the color spectrum, weather, and how rainbows occur.and#160;This adventure is packed to the brim with additional science facts, real photos, experiments, activities, and more!
"Synopsis" by , Find your favorite color in this celebration of hues thatand#8217;s just right for the youngest picture book reader. Of all the colors that there are, which one is andlt;I andgt;your andlt;/Iandgt;color star?andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;There are so many wonderful colors in the world! The child in this exuberant rhyming picture book loves yellow best (it brings sunshine to his day!), but he knows there are lots of other delightful colors out there too. Follow him on a playful walk through a bright, bold watercolor world, filled with red roses, pink pillows, and gorgeous green grass and trees. Then decide which hue best suits you!
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