Doctor De Soto Goes To Africa by William SteigDoctor De Soto Goes To Africa by William Steig

Doctor De Soto Goes To Africa

byWilliam Steig

Paperback | April 22, 1994

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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)

William Steig's drawings appeared regularly in The New Yorker since 1930. He also wrote and illustrated books for children, most recently his memoir, When Everybody Wore a Hat. His other books include Sylvester and the Magic Pebble, winner of the Caldecott Medal; The Amazing Bone, a Caldecott Honor Book; and Abel's Island and Doct...
Title:Doctor De Soto Goes To AfricaFormat:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 10 × 8.5 × 0.12 inPublished:April 22, 1994Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0062059017

ISBN - 13:9780062059017

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12


From Our Editors

The long-awaited sequel to Doctor De Soto, a Newbery Honor Book. It's business as usual at the office of Doctor De Soto, the world-renowned dentist, when a cablegram arrives begging him to come to Africa to treat Mudambo, an elephant with a toothache. Before he can help Mudambo, Doctor De Soto is kidnapped. Full color.

Editorial Reviews

"Devoted fans will give their eyeteeth for another story about the selfless, diminutive dentist." (The Horn Book)