Pretzel by Margret ReyPretzel by Margret Rey

Pretzel

byMargret ReyIllustratorH. A. Rey

Paperback | March 19, 2004

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One morning in May five little dachshunds are born. They grow up the way puppies do, and at first they all look exactly alike. But after nine weeks Pretzel starts growing - and growing - and growing! Fully grown, Pretzel is the longest dachshund in all the world. He easily wins a blue ribbon at the dog show and is admired by everyone - everyone but Greta, the little dachshund across the street, who doesn't care for long dogs. Pretzel is unable to win Greta's heart until the day she needs rescuing, when the only dog who can save her must be very, very long. This classic story of puppy love will win the hearts of both old and new Pretzel fans. How can you go wrong with a story that begins and ends with puppies?
Hans Augusto Rey was born in Hamburg, Germany in 1898. As a child, he spent much of his free time in that city's famous Hagenbeck Zoo drawing animals. After serving in the army during World War I, he married Margret Rey and they moved to Montmartre for four years. The manuscript for the first Curious George books was one of the few ite...
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Title:PretzelFormat:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 8.5 × 6.56 × 0.17 inPublished:March 19, 2004Publisher:Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0395837332

ISBN - 13:9780395837337

Appropriate for ages: 4

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When he's fully grown, Pretzel is the longest dachshund in all the world. He easily wins the blue ribbon at the dog show and is admired by everyone--everyone except Greta, the little dachshund across the street. But one day Greta needs rescuing and the dog that can save her must be very, very long. Full color