Nurse Nancy (Hardcover)

By Kathryn Jackson, Corinne Malvern (Illustrator)

Golden Books, 9780375832628, 24pp.

Publication Date: May 10, 2005

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Description

Many people fondly remember this book. Nancy loves to play Nurse, but her older brothers are always too busy with their big boy games to play with her. One day, when brother Billy falls and hurts himself, Nurse Nancy is at the ready This lively, charming book from the 1950s is still fresh today.


About the Author

Kathryn Jackson wrote hundreds of lively, witty stories for Golden Books, most of which were coauthored with her husband, Byron. The Saggy Baggy Elephant is one of the pair's most famous titles. Golden Books that Kathryn Jackson wrote on her own include Tawny Scrawny Lion, Nurse Nancy, Pantaloon, Richard Scarry's The Animals' Merry Christmas, and Richard Scarry's A Story a Day: 365 Stories and Rhymes. Corinne Malvern (1901-1956) was a commercial artist who made her mark in fashion advertising and children's books. She was an art editor of Ladies' Home Journal, and often painted its magazine covers. She illustrated many iconic Little Golden Books, including A Day at the Seashore, Heidi, The Night Before Christmas, Doctor Dan the Bandage Man, Christmas Carols, and Nurse Nancy.
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