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The Surprise Gift (Curious George)

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The Man with the Yellow Hat brings home a birthday present for a friend, and in an effort to distract George and prevent him from opening the gift, the man gives George an orange to �unwrap.” The curious monkey discovers that there are many other things to unwrap besides presents (like the bathroom walls with their peeling wallpaper!), but maybe not all of them can be ...more
Paperback, 24 pages
Published October 8th 2008 by HMH Books for Young Readers (first published 2008)
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Jul 26, 2014 Austin Hanson rated it liked it
He's so curious that he opens a bunch of presents. He gets disappointed because the gift isn't for him. It's for tonight. He makes a big mess with presents.
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I like it, but I'm a little worried my three year old will try to pull the paper off our walls to see what "surprise" is inside!
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Hans Augusto Rey was born on September 16, 1898, 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 16, 1906. The two met briefly when Margret was a young girl, before she left Hamburg to study art. ...more
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