Doctor White
Doctor White

Doctor White

By Jane Goodall, Illustrated by Julie Litty

5-7

JUVENILE FICTION

40 Pages, 9.25 x 11.25

Formats: Hardcover Picture Book, ebook: PDF, Fixed Layout EPUB, Fixed Layout KF8

Hardcover Picture Book, $17.99 (US $17.99) (CA $21.99)

Publication Date: April 2014

ISBN 9789888240746

Price: $17.99
 
 

Overview

An illustrated depiction of a real-life story that celebrates the eternal, life-affirming bond between animals and humans Everyone loves Dr. White, a furry practitioner with four paws, a wagging tail, and an unorthodox bedside manner who day by day works his magic on very ill children at the hospital. Although his treatment is unconventional, it has a great success rate. But one day the health inspector arrives and bans Dr. White from the hospital. Who could have predicted the terrible coincidence that ends up bringing Dr. White back to the patients who love him? Based on a true story from a London hospital, Jane Goodall’s enchanting book reminds readers of all ages of the healing power of love.

Author Biography

Jane Goodall is a preeminent anthropologist and conservationist and the world’s foremost expert on chimpanzees. She is the founder of the Jane Goodall Institute and a United Nations Messenger of Peace. She is the author of Hope for Animals and Their World, My Life with the Chimpanzees, and Reason for Hope. Julie Litty is a graphic designer and the illustrator of many children’s books, including Leo Hates Girls and The Star. She is the author and illustrator of Chloe and the Magic Baton.