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CURIOUS GEORGE GETS A MEDAL by H.A. Rey Kirkus Star

CURIOUS GEORGE GETS A MEDAL

By H.A. Rey

Pub Date: Sept. 12th, 1957
ISBN: 0395185599
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin

The fourth book about Curious George and his anthrapoid antics concerns the mysterious letter which came for him. George couldn't read, but maybe he could write a reply. In the attempt he spilled ink on the floor. Then a box of soap flakes poured into the ink to clean it produced tons of bluish lather. Borrowing a pump George caused havoc at a farm and a zoo. But he redeemed himself before the finale by proving himself a champ chimp when he realized that the letter was from a scientist asking George to become the first space monkey. George complies and wins a medal.