George and Martha

television series

George and Martha is a series of children's books written and illustrated by James Marshall between 1972 and 1988. Each book in the series contained five short stories describing interactions between two hippos, George and Martha. The books inspired an animated children's television show which comprised 26 episodes made in 1999.


Martha: [about her bad sunburn] Oh, look at me. I look like an overripe tomato.

George: Hello?
Martha: George, there you are!
George: How did you find me?
Martha: I'm your best friend, George. I always know where to find you.

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