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George and Martha: The Complete Stories of Two Best Friends

Average rating
4.1 out of 5
Based on 674 Ratings and 119 Reviews

Book Description
Like all best friends, George and Martha do everything together--go to the movies, play at the beach, and just hang around not doing much of anything. No matter that they happen to be gigantic hippopotami, they learn the same lessons humans do about the ups and downs of true friendship. George and Martha teach each other (and adoring readers) that even in a close friendship, privacy is important, ... More
Book Information
PublisherHoughton Mifflin Company
BindingHardcover (3 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages352
Publication Date10/27/1997
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About James Marshall (Author) : James Marshall is a published adapter, author, editor, and an illustrator of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of James Marshall include George & Martha, Mary Alice... more
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About Maurice Sendak (Foreword) : Maurice Sendak is a published author, editor, illustrator, and a photographer of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Maurice Sendak include Where the Wild Things A... more
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10/22/2008 Liz Conrad said:
Can't wait to get my hands on this book! I fell in love with George and Martha, reading their stories to my daughters; and they forever changed my mind about being the sophisticated editorial illustrator I thought I wanted to be. James Marshall became my hero and inspiration for the kind of subtle... more

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2/26/2008 Rachel Hamby said: A must have
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9/16/2007 Holly DeWolf tagged as: I recommend

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