Judy Moody, M.D. (Book #5): The Doctor is in!

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Candlewick Press, Aug 24, 2010 - Juvenile Fiction - 176 pages
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The fifth installment in the popular and best-selling series starring Judy Moody. Judy Moody has a mood for every occasion, and now, she, Judy Moody, is in a medical mood! It's no secret that Judy wants to be like Elizabeth Blackwell, first woman doctor, when she grows up. So when Class 3T starts to study the Amazing Human Body, Judy can hardly wait to begin her better-than-best-ever third-grade projects: show-and-tell with something way rarer than a scab, a real-live ooey-gooey operation, and a cloning experiment that may create double trouble for Judy and her friends. RARE!

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User Review  - ramber1 - LibraryThing

I thought that this was a great book that would be really good at catching, and keeping, the interest of the children reading it. The main character was very realistic and the interactions between her ... Read full review

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User Review  - PaigeCostella - LibraryThing

Judy Moody is a young third grade students who inspires to be a doctor when she grows up. In science class they are learning about the human body and take a field trip to the ER. Judy loves science ... Read full review


First Page
MD MeDullas and ManDibles
MD Mystery Detective
MD A Million Dollars
MD Mucus Dermis
MD Mr DryBones
MD Majorly Delicious
MD Medical Doctor
MD Medical Disaster
MD Mumpty Dumpty
MD Most Definitely
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10 Things You May Not Know About Megan McDonald
10 Things You May Not Know About Peter H Reynolds
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Megan McDonald was born February 28, 1959, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She grew up in the 1960s the youngest of five girls - which later became the inspiration of the Sister's Club. She attended Oberlin College and received a B.A. in English, then she went on to receive a Library Science degree at Pittsburgh University in 1986. Before becoming a full-time writer, McDonald had a variety of jobs working in libraries, bookstores, museums, and even as a park ranger.She was children's librarian, working at Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, Minneapolis Public Library and Adams Memorial Library in Latrobe, Pennsylvania. She has received various awards for her storytelling including a Judy Blume Contemporary Fiction Award, a Children's Choice Book award, and a Keystone State Award among others. McDonald has also written many picture books for younger children and continues to write. Her most recent work was the "Julie Albright" series of books for the American public. She currently resides in Sebastopol, California with her husband and pets.

Peter H. Reynolds was born in Canada in 1961. He attended the Massachusetts College of Art and Fitchburg State College. He is the award-winning author and illustrator of The Dot, Ish, and The North Star. He also illustrated Someday by Alison McGhee, Tess's Tree by Jess M. Brallier, Plant a Kiss by Amy Krouse Rosenthal, and the Judy Moody series by Megan McDonald. He is the Founder of the educational media company FableVision.

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