see also TEETH
Dentist - CHANCELLOR, D
Up-to-date and reassuring, this shows three patients visiting their dentist. Covers looking after your teeth too.
Maisy, Charley and the Wobbly Tooth - COUSINS, L
Charley has a wobbly tooth and goes for a reassuring visit to the dentist. Positive message in the simplest of forms.
Teeth - GOGERLY, L
A fun book with cartoon style illustrations which looks at cleaning teeth, fillings and visiting the dentist and the problems of wobbly teeth.
Going to the Dentist - HEWITT, S
A reassuring account of a child’s visit to the dentist with good photographs and clear text.
Visit to the Dentist - HUGHES, M
Friendly, reassuring photographs with minimal text.
At the Dentist - HUNT, R
Although designed as a first reader, this has lots of information about dental health.
Oxford University Press
Dentist - HUNTER, R
A reassuring account of a visit to the dentist. Includes patients who have treatment for a loose tooth, have a check-up, an x-ray for a brace and new false teeth. Bright, attractive presentation should help dispel some fears relating to visiting the dentist.
Sahir goes to the Dentist - PETTY, C
Sahir and Yasmin both go to the dentist. For Yasmin it is her first visit, but Sahir needs to have a tooth replaced. A useful book to prepare children for a visit to the dentist. Available as dual language texts.
Molly at the dentist - SAGE, A
Bold, bright and appealing pictures. Very simple text and storyline. Reassuring story that visiting the dentist is good and that brushing teeth is fun.
David & Charles
Brushing my Teeth - SIRETT, D
An attractive board book with clear photographs and instructions on how to look after your teeth.
Going to the Dentist - SIRETT, D
A photographic board book about a small girl’s first visit to the dentist, with tips on looking after your teeth.
Freddie visits the dentist - SMEE, N
A simple introduction to both the dentist and tooth care. A warm gentle story covering a potentially scary occasion in an unthreatening way.
A trip to the dentist - SMITH, P
A simple story showing a family visit to the dentist. Covers tooth care and hygiene with clear colour photographs.
Do I have to go to the dentist? - THOMAS, P
A first introduction to looking after teeth and visiting a dentist for young children.