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George and Martha: Full of Surprises (George & Martha Early Reader)

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Publisher Comments:

In these two stories, George and Martha are enjoying a fine day that is filled with surprises.

Story Number One: The Big Scare

George scares Martha but wonders when Martha will return the favor.

Story Number Two: The Amusement Park

Martha finds the perfect time to scare an unsuspecting George.

About the Author

James Marshall (1942-1992) created dozens of exuberant and captivating books for children, including The Stupids, Miss Nelson Is Missing!, and the ever-popular George and Martha books. Before creating his canon of classic, hilarious childrens books, James Marshall played the viola, studied French, and received a masters degree from Trinity College. He also doodled. It was the doodles, and the unforgettable characters that emerged from them, that led him to his lifes work as one of the finest creators of childrens books of the twentieth century. In 2007, James Marshall was posthumously awarded the Laura Ingalls Wilder medal for his lasting contribution to literature for children.
James Marshall (1942-1992) created dozens of exuberant and captivating books for children, including The Stupids, Miss Nelson Is Missing!, and the ever-popular George and Martha books. Before creating his canon of classic, hilarious childrens books, James Marshall played the viola, studied French, and received a masters degree from Trinity College. He also doodled. It was the doodles, and the unforgettable characters that emerged from them, that led him to his lifes work as one of the finest creators of childrens books of the twentieth century. In 2007, James Marshall was posthumously awarded the Laura Ingalls Wilder medal for his lasting contribution to literature for children.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780547144214
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH)
Subject:
Readers - Beginner
Illustrator:
Marshall, James
Author:
Marshall, James
Subject:
Humorous Stories
Subject:
Social Issues - Friendship
Subject:
Amusement parks
Subject:
Hippopotamus
Subject:
Animals - Hippos & Rhinos
Subject:
Children s humor
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Series:
George and Martha
Publication Date:
20100731
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from P up to 2
Language:
English
Illustrations:
full-color illustrations
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in 0.54 lb
Age Level:
03-07

Related Subjects

Children's » Animals » Hippos and Rhinos
Children's » Early Readers
Children's » Humor
Young Adult » Fiction » Social Issues » Friendship

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