Synopses & Reviews
Dr. Green’s waiting room is full of patients…but they’re all afraid of getting their first checkup! Duck ducks under the chair, Gnu says no, and even Cockatoo squacks, “Don’t call me until cocka three
!” When brave little Rocky Dachshund volunteers to go first, he finds that a visit to the doctor isn’t scary at all. Rocky shows his friends that being healthy means you can run and play better than ever!
Let’s Get a Checkup! is the first of many milestones little Rocky Daschund will encounter on his path to growing up, and preschoolers will love to follow his adventures in this humorous new series.
Join bestselling author Alan Katz's hilariously adorable new character Rocky Dachshund in his first visit to the doctor
Bestselling author Alan Katz and illustrator Pascal Lemaitre bring the clever and adorable Rocky Dachshund to life in his first visit to the doctor!
When all the animals in the waiting room are afraid to get their checkups, Rocky Dachshund sets a good example by allowing the doctor to examine him.
About the Author
andlt;bandgt;Alan Katzandlt;/bandgt; is the author of many seriously silly books for children, including the bestselling andlt;iandgt;Take Me Out of the Bathtub and Other Silly Dilly Songsandlt;/iandgt;, illustrated by David Catrow. Alan lives in Fairfield County, Connecticut, with his journalist wife, Rose, and their four children.andnbsp;He can also be found at alankatzbooks.com. andlt;bandgt;Pascal Lemaitreandlt;/bandgt; illustrated Toni and Slade Morrison's bestselling andlt;iandgt;Who's Got Game?: Three Fablesandlt;/iandgt;, as well as many other books for children. He and his family divide their time between Brussels, Belgium, where he teaches illustration, and Brooklyn, New York. Visit him online at PascalLemaitre.com.