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Joan Procter, Dragon Doctor by Patricia Valdez

Joan Procter, Dragon Doctor

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Joan Procter, Dragon Doctor by Patricia Valdez
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Mar 13, 2018 | ISBN 9780399557255

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“Whimsical artwork and an empowering story make this biography of a lesser-known woman scientist truly charming.”—Booklist, starred review

“An inspirational biography with exciting depictions of a variety of reptiles, including a pet Komodo dragon, that will keep any child interested—whether reading on their own or with a group.”—School Library Journal, starred review

“Valdez paints a portrait of a unique woman whose love for reptiles developed into a gratifying career.”—Publishers Weekly, starred review


Chicago Public Library’s Best of the Best Books SELECTION 2018

NCTE Orbis Pictus Award for Outstanding Nonfiction for Children RECOMMENDED 2019

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