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The voyages of Doctor Dolittle: Doctor Dolittle Series, Book 2

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The good Doctor Dolittle, accompanied by his devoted animal friends, sets sail once again. This time it is a voyage of discovery to learn the secret of the Shellfish language--and to teach Tommy Stubbins, the Doctor's young protege, all there is to know about animals and their languages. The jolly party meets with more adventures than they had anticipated, including a shipwreck, a floating island, and a journey undersea in the Great Glass Sea Snail. Winner of the Newbery Award for "the most distinguished contribution to children's literature in any single year."
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Full title voyages of doctor dolittle
Author lofting hugh
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author Lofting, Hugh, 1886-1947.
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display_description When his colleague Long Arrow disappears, Dr. Dolittle sets off with his assistant, Tommy Stubbins, his dog, Jip, and Polynesia the parrot on an adventurous voyage over tropical seas to floating Spidermonkey Island.
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series Doctor Dolittle
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subject_facet Animals -- Fiction, Animals -- Juvenile fiction, Fantasy, Fantasy fiction, Juvenile, Newbery Medal -- 1923, Veterinarians -- Fiction, Voyages and travels -- Juvenile fiction
title_display The voyages of Doctor Dolittle
title_full The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle Doctor Dolittle Series, Book 2, The voyages of Doctor Dolittle / Hugh Lofting ; with an introduction by Jerry Griswold, The voyages of Doctor Dolittle / by Hugh Lofting ; illustrated by Sonja Lamut, The voyages of Doctor Dolittle / by Hugh Lofting ; illustrated by the author, The voyages of Doctor Dolittle / told and illustrated by Hugh Lofting ; adapted for younger readers by N.H. Kleinbaum, The voyages of Doctor Dolittle / told by Hugh Lofting ; illustrated by Michael Hague ; foreword by Patricia C. McKissack and Fredrick L. McKissack ; afterword by Peter Glassman
title_short The voyages of Doctor Dolittle
title_sub Doctor Dolittle Series, Book 2
topic_facet Animals, Classic Literature, Fantasy, Fantasy fiction, Juvenile, Juvenile Fiction, Newbery Medal, Veterinarians, Voyages and travels