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A Doctor Like Papa

A Doctor Like Papa When the first star twinkles in the evening sky Margaret squeezes her eyes shut and makes three wishes one for a sister two for a dog and three the most important of all that Mama will let her st

  • Title: A Doctor Like Papa
  • Author: Natalie Kinsey-Warnock James Bernardin
  • ISBN: 9780060293208
  • Page: 274
  • Format: Hardcover
  • When the first star twinkles in the evening sky, Margaret squeezes her eyes shut and makes three wishes one, for a sister two, for a dog and three, the most important of all, that Mama will let her study medicine.But Margaret knows it will take than wishing on stars to change her mother s mind Doctoring s no kind of life for a woman, Mama says It s too hard andWhen the first star twinkles in the evening sky, Margaret squeezes her eyes shut and makes three wishes one, for a sister two, for a dog and three, the most important of all, that Mama will let her study medicine.But Margaret knows it will take than wishing on stars to change her mother s mind Doctoring s no kind of life for a woman, Mama says It s too hard and dangerous Margaret s papa is the only doctor in the whole Northeast Kingdom of Vermont, and he works long, hard hours and faces countless perils every day.Still, Margaret holds tight to her dreamuntil a terrible virus breaks out, threatening Margaret s dream, her community, and, worst of all, her family Suddenly it s up to her to make the right choice.

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    1 thought on “A Doctor Like Papa

    1. Historical fiction about a doctor's family in Vermont during WWI. The narration of this book had a distinctly childlike tone to it, making it appropriate for young readers.

    2. Sometimes I love to read a book in one sitting, and so many of Natalie's books are like that. Dont worry about all the commotion around you, because her books take you away to another world. I couldn't help but think of own my great grandma, Winnie, who used to accompany her father, the country doctor, on his calls far and wide in turn of the century Texas. She wound up a nurse, one of the first graduates of Paris (Texas)Nursing School, and I'm sure her adventures were not so different from Marg [...]

    3. gr 2-4 72pgs1918, Vermont. 11 year old Margaret wants to be a doctor just like her papa when she grows up, but her parents insist that girls can't be doctors. When the influenza epidemic hits their small town, Margaret and her brother must go to stay with relatives, but along the way they hear a dog barking near what appears to be an abandoned house, could sick people needing help be inside? Based on a true story.

    4. During the influenza epidemic in 1918 Vermont, a young girl determines to be a doctor like her father.

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