REVIEW: Fish Are Not Afraid of Doctors (Maud the Koala)

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Three times a week during the judging period (Monday, Wednesday, and Friday) the Cybils blog spotlights a book review from one of our hardworking volunteer judges. Today, our featured review comes from category organizer and Easy Readers/Early Chapter Books Round 1 judge Jennifer Wharton. Jennifer is a librarian who blogs at Jean Little Library as well as for No Flying No Tights and SLJ BeTween. A couple of months ago, she reviewed Easy Reader nominee Fish Are Not Afraid of Doctors (Maud the Koala) by J.E. Morris:

In this story, Maud the koala is waiting to see Dr. Susan. Sheโ€™s anxious and, looking at the fish in the aquarium, wishes she was a fish who didnโ€™t have to visit the doctor.

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