Doctor de Soto

by William Steig

Dr. De Soto, a mouse dentist, and his assistant, Mrs. De Soto, make a nearly fatal... read more

Dr. De Soto, a mouse dentist, and his assistant, Mrs. De Soto, make a nearly fatal error in judgment when they agree to accept an ailing fox as a new patient. Bright full color illustrations fully integrated with the text add humor to a remarkably well-written, imaginative story in which the De Sotos out fox the fox. Outstanding in concept and development. (Winner, CCBC Mock Caldecott Straw Vote) (4-11 years)

© Cooperative Children's Book Center, Univ. of Wisconsin - Madison, 1982

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