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The Resource The journey that saved Curious George : the true wartime escape of Margret and H.A. Rey, by Louise Borden ; illustrated by Allan Drummond

The journey that saved Curious George : the true wartime escape of Margret and H.A. Rey, by Louise Borden ; illustrated by Allan Drummond

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The journey that saved Curious George : the true wartime escape of Margret and H.A. Rey
Title
The journey that saved Curious George
Title remainder
the true wartime escape of Margret and H.A. Rey
Statement of responsibility
by Louise Borden ; illustrated by Allan Drummond
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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 children's book manuscripts, including what would become the international sensation "Curious George," among their few possessions. This is their dramatic story
Summary
Describes the popular children's authors' childhoods and early life together, their travels and marriage in Brazil, and their dramatic escape from World War II-torn Europe on bicycles
Award
ALA Notable Children's Book, 2006
Biography type
collective biography
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178471
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Borden, Louise
Dewey number
  • 813/.52
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
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950
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Drummond, Allan
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True
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  • Rey, Margret
  • Rey, H. A.
  • Authors, American
  • Jewish refugees
  • Jewish authors
  • Curious George (Fictitious character)
  • Children's stories
  • Rey, H. A.
  • Rey, Margret
  • Authors, American
  • Children's stories
  • Curious George (Fictitious character)
  • Jewish authors
  • Jewish refugees
  • United States
Target audience
pre adolescent
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the true wartime escape of Margret and H.A. Rey
Label
The journey that saved Curious George : the true wartime escape of Margret and H.A. Rey, by Louise Borden ; illustrated by Allan Drummond
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn932050693
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Young readers edition.
Extent
95 pages
Isbn
9780544800335
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)932050693
Label
The journey that saved Curious George : the true wartime escape of Margret and H.A. Rey, by Louise Borden ; illustrated by Allan Drummond
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn932050693
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
Young readers edition.
Extent
95 pages
Isbn
9780544800335
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)932050693

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