The Story of Doctor Dolittle

by Hugh Lofting

Description:  In this novel, Hugh Lofting introduces the memorable English doctor, John Dolittle, who knows how to speak with his animal patients! When Dr. Dolittle learns of a monkey epidemic in Africa, he plans to voyage there, despite his own financial problems. The Story of Doctor Dolittle relates the many dangers and delights of this exciting expedition. It also features many extraordinary animals, including the unforgettable two-headed pushmi-pullyu.

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Ages:  7-9
Format:  Ebook
Illustrations:  Black and white
Year published:  2013
ISBN:  978-1-59915-907-2
Genres:  Literature, Fiction

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Table of Contents

1. Puddleby
2. Animal Language
3. More Money Troubles
4. A Message from Africa
5. The Great Journey
6. Polynesia and the King
7. The Bridge of the Apes
8. The Leader of the Lions
9. The Monkeys' Council
10. The Rarest Animal of All
11. The Black Prince

12. Medicine and Magic
13. Red Sails and Blue Wings
14. The Rats' Warning
15. The Barbary Dragon
16. Too-Too, the Listener
17. The Ocean Gossips
18. Smells
19. The Rock
20. The Fisherman's Town
21. Home Again

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