Synopses & Reviews
George wants to play outside, but the weather keeps changing his plans! He decides to create a weather journal by drawing pictures of the sky each day. But George soon discovers that predicting the weather isnand#8217;t easy. After rain ruins his picnic and he stays indoors on a beautiful sunny day, he decides to study wind patterns. Then the cityand#8217;s weather station loses its satellite, and the scientists turn to George for helpand#8212;but is he ready for his debut as a meteorologist? Includes a punch-out weather mobile, as well as instructions on how to make your own weather journal and how to create your own tornado!
George is tired of his fun always being ruined by the weather! He decides to start a weather journal by drawing pictures of the sky. But predicting the weather isn't as easy as it seems. After George's picnic is ruined by rain and he stays indoors on a beautiful sunny day, he decides to study wind patterns. When the city's weather station loses its satellite, the scientists turn to George to help themis he ready for his debut as a meteorologist?
About the Author
The Reys were born in Hamburg, Germany. Hans Augusto Rey (1898-1977) met his wife-to-be, Margret (1906-1996), at a party in her fatherand#8217;s home in Germany; when he first caught a glimpse of her, she was sliding down the banister. In their twenties and thirties they lived in Paris and in Rio de Janeiro, where Hans sold bathtubs in villages along the Amazon River. Eventually Cambridge, Massachusetts, became the Reysand#8217; home and community. Throughout their lives the Reys created many lively books together, including SPOTTY, PRETZEL, and lift-the-flap books such as HOW DO YOU GET THERE? The manuscript of 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. Their incorrigible little monkey has become an American icon, selling millions of books and capturing the hearts of readers everywhere. 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.