Curious George and the Firefighters (Board book)

Lap Edition

By H. A. Rey, Anna Grossnickle Hines

HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780618891948, 24pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 2007

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (9/24/2019)
Hardcover (8/30/2004)
Hardcover (8/1/2004)
Paperback (8/30/2004)
Library Binding (1/1/2008)

List Price: 11.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.


George and the man with the yellow hat take a trip to the firehouse, and George finds all sorts of new things to explore. When one curious monkey meets a company of unsuspecting firefighters, a big adventure is sure to follow! This BIG, bright board book is just right for sharing with curious little toddlers. The sturdy, oversize pages are easy for little hands to turn.

About the Author

Hans and Margret Rey created many books during their lives together, including Curious George, one of the most treasured classics of all time, as well as other favorites like Spotty and Pretzel. But it was their rambunctious little monkey who became an instantly recognizable icon. After the Reys escaped Paris by bicycle in 1940 carrying the manuscript for the original Curious George, the book was published in America in 1941. More than 200 Curious George titles followed, with 75 million books sold worldwide. Curious George has been successfully adapted into a major motion picture and an Emmy-winning television show on PBS.