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Calling Doctor Amelia Bedelia

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Calling Doctor Amelia Bedelia

By Herman Parish; Lynn Sweat (Illustrator)

Greenwillow Books, Hardcover, 9780060014216, 64pp.

Publication Date: July 23, 2002


Date: A hot day in August.

For: Young readers.

Symptoms: Dr. Horton's office is full of waiting patients. The doctor is delayed. The patients' patience is running out. Nurse Ames needs help

Treatment: Amelia Bedelia, helper par excellence, who solves all problems, even if she creates new ones along the way

Recommendation: Open this book, turn the pages, and get ready to laugh at Amelia Bedelia's latest literal misinterpretations, medical style