ABC Doctor

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ABC Doctor

Staying Healthy from A to Z

By Harriet Ziefert; Liz Murphy (Illustrator)

Blue Apple Books, Hardcover, 9781609053192, 26pp.

Publication Date: August 14, 2012

A kid-perfect primer explains what kids need and want to know about going to the doctor--from A to Z From Appointments, Bandages, and Check-ups through X-rays and feeling Yucky, this book takes kids on an informative and reassuring tour of the typical equipment, conditions, and procedures they are likely to experience during visits to the doctor.

About the Author
Harriet Ziefert didn't need to do any extra research for this book. As the child of a physician with a home office, and the wife of an internist and a child psychiatrist, she already knew whereof she wrote. Ms. Ziefert is the ebullient, dedicated founder and publisher of Blue Apple Books. The author lives in South Orange, NJ.

Praise For ABC Doctor

"Murphy has compiled an interesting array of terms to help children realize that medical professionals are there to help them." --School Library Journal

"[with its] friendly tone and inviting artwork...many adults might want to add this to their waiting room arsenal." --Booklist