Laura Driscoll is the author of numerous first chapter and beginning reader books, including We Are Twins and The Bravest Cat! She lives in central Connecticut with her husband and two children. Catalina Echeverri has been making doodles on paper ever since she can remember. Although originally from Bogota Colombia, Catalina spent time in Italy, studying graphic design and eating pizza and ice cream every day that she could. When she'd eaten it all, she moved to Cambridge to study children's book illustration. Catalina lives and works out of her home in London, and in her spare time enjoys making upcycling projects with her little daughters.
Jaunty, stylized illustrations support the story's upbeat tone.
From patients and visitors to staff, character portrayal is diverse
in terms of race, age, and body type. An informative
beginning-reader story from the I Can Read! series. --
The illustrations are expressive, colorful and seem to flow through the different parts of the hospital... VERDICT: A solid addition prescribed for all beginning reader and community helper collections. -- School Library Journal