Nurse Clementine (Hardcover)

By Simon James

Candlewick Press (MA), 9780763663827, 32pp.

Publication Date: February 12, 2013



Clementine really wants to practice her first-aid skills, but her brother presents an unexpected challenge in a sweet, funny story from Simon James.
It's Clementine Brown's birthday, and Mr. and Mrs. Brown have given her a nurse's outfit and a first-aid kit just what she wanted There is no shortage of emergencies that need her attention (and her liberal use of bandages): Mr. Brown's stubbed toe, Mrs. Brown's headache, even Wellington the dog's tender paw. But her brother, Tommy, is a different matter. Even though he keeps crashing into things, he insists that he doesn t need a nurse. Clementine is sad nurses really need someone to help. But could it be that when a real emergency occurs, her skills will be needed?

About the Author

Simon James is the award-winning author-illustrator of many children s books, including such favorites as "Leon and Bob "and the "Baby Brains" series. Simon James lives in England."