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I Want to Be a Veterinarian Paperback – Oct. 2 2018
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For the child who says, "I want to be a veterinarian when I grow up!" And for any child who wants a gentle behind-the-scenes look at being a veterinarian.
Veterinarians help sick and hurt animals feel better. Did you know that there are many different ways to be a veterinarian? When a father and child bring Gus the dog to his check-up, they learn that there are vets who work with very large animals, vets who work with wild animals—and more.
I Want to Be a Veterinarian is part of a new I Can Read series that introduces young readers to important community helpers. This Level One I Can Read is perfect for children learning to sound out words and sentences. Whether shared at home or in a classroom, the short sentences, familiar words, and simple concepts of Level One books support success for children eager to start reading on their own.
For anyone looking for books about community helpers for kids, the I Can Read My Community books are a great choice. The books are bright and upbeat and feature characters who are diverse in terms of gender, race, age, and body type. Kids ages 3-6 will enjoy finding out more about the people who do so much to help all of our communities.
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An appealing choice from the My Community subset of the I Can Read series. — Booklist
About the Author
Laura Driscoll is the author of numerous first chapter and beginning reader books, including We Are Twins and The Bravest Cat! She lives in central Connecticut with her husband and two children.
Catalina Echeverri has been making doodles on paper ever since she can remember. Although originally from Bogotá Colombia, Catalina spent time in Italy, studying graphic design and eating pizza and ice cream every day that she could. When she’d eaten it all, she moved to Cambridge to study children’s book illustration. Catalina lives and works out of her home in London, and in her spare time enjoys making upcycling projects with her little daughters.
- ASIN : 0062432613
- Publisher : HarperCollins (Oct. 2 2018)
- Language : English
- Paperback : 32 pages
- ISBN-10 : 9780062432612
- ISBN-13 : 978-0062432612
- Item weight : 90.7 g
- Dimensions : 0.76 x 14.99 x 22.1 cm
- Best Sellers Rank: #36,342 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
- #77 in Children's Books on Jobs & Careers
- #93 in Children's Pet Books (Books)
- #621 in Beginner Readers for Children
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