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Curious George Discovers Germs
Contributor(s): Zappy, Erica (Adapted By), Hirsch, Peter
ISBN: 0544454227     ISBN-13: 9780544454224
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
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Product Type: School And Library - Other Formats
Published: June 2015
Annotation: After coming down with a cold, Curious George learns about germs in order to prevent his illness from spreading and stay healthy.
Additional Information
Library of Congress Subjects:
Curious George (Fictitious character); Fiction.
Monkeys; Fiction.
Cold (Disease); Fiction.
BISAC Categories:
- Juvenile Fiction | Health & Daily Living | Diseases
- Juvenile Fiction | Science & Technology
- Juvenile Fiction | Media Tie-in
Dewey: [E]
LCCN: bl2015022530
Academic/Grade Level: Grade 1-2, Age 6-7
Series: Curious George Discovers
Book type: Easy Fiction
Physical Information: 10.50" H x 8.50" W x 0.25" (0.72 lbs)
Accelerated Reader Info
Quiz #: 176412
Reading Level: 4.6   Interest Level: Lower Grades   Point Value: 0.5
Descriptions, Reviews, Etc.

Reviewed by Horn Book Guide Reviews (Horn Book Guide Reviews 2016 Spring)
These template books introduce some scientific information into a narrative wherein George is able to remedy a problem, such as a cold or a finding the pot of gold at the end of a rainbow. Simplistic solutions strain credulity (e.g. a dream sequence where George salvages a Mars mission in Space), and the cartoon drawings lack nuance. A few experiments are interspersed. Glos. [Review covers the following titles: Curious George Discovers Germs, Curious George Discovers Space, Curious George Discovers the Rainbow, and Curious George Discovers the Senses.]