Author(s): Rosemary Wells
"Wells visualizes the introductory visit-to-the-doctor reassurance with her characteristic spirited charm." -- "Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books" (starred review) Best-selling author and illustrator Rosemary Wells applies her rare ability to tell a funny, heartfelt story about a common childhood experience: going to the doctor. Comforting and friendly, Dr. Duck -- whom readers first met in "Here Comes Mother Goose "-- takes a star turn in "A Visit to Dr. Duck. "Rosemary Wells's inimitable artwork will delight small children and reassure even the most reluctant young patient.
The lovely illustrations are rendered in watercolor, ink, and other media. This soothing book will resonate with its young audience, who will inevitably be in Felix s position one day. Wells fans will be pleased with this tender and reassuring addition. School Library Journal"
Rosemary Wells has written and/or illustrated more than 120 books. She is the author of "Ivy Takes Care, Following Grandfather, Lincoln and His Boys, On the Blue Comet, "and "My Havana: Memories of a Cuban Boyhood. "She is the illustrator of "My Very First Mother Goose, Here Comes Mother Goose, "and "Mother Goose's Little Treasures, "and the author-illustrator of "Love Waves" and "Stella's Starliner." She is also the creator of the beloved series about Max and Ruby. She lives in upstate New York.