Great book to read at bedtime. Perfect sequel to original Dr De Soto book.
In the further adventures of the hero from the Newbery Honor-winning Doctor De Soto, the diminutive dentist is summoned by cablegram to Africa to aid Mudambo, an elephant with an unbearable toothache.
Children's Choices for 1993 (IRA/CBC)
"Steig's fresh, humorous turns of phrase, his amiable characterizations, and his gentle colors are as beguiling and ingenuous as ever."-- "K.""Devoted fans will give their eyeteeth for another story about the selfless, diminutive dentist."-- "The Horn Book"The vibrant, colorful illustrations exude a freshness and pizzazz that will leave readers wondering where the next worldclass toothache will strike."-- "Publishers Weekly
Series: Trophy Picture Books (Paperback)
For Ages: 4 - 6 years old
For Grades: 2+
Format: Not Supplied By Publisher
Number Of Pages: 32
Published: 1st May 1994
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 11.8 x 21.6 x 0.3
Weight (kg): 0.12
Edition Type: New edition