Parents | Raising readers & learners.

Home of Parent & Child Magazine

Books for Before a Dentist Visit

Is it time for your 5- to 8-year-old child's dental checkup? Help ease the worry, or introduce the dentist with these fun stories.
 
Cover image for Dr. Kanner, Dentist with a Smile
Dr. Kanner, Dentist with a Smile
by Alice K. Flanagan
Our Neighborhood introduces young, beginning readers to the many and varied individuals they may encounter in their communities.
Read More
Cover image for Doctor De Soto
Doctor De Soto
by William Steig Illustrated by William Steig

Doctor De Soto, the mouse dentist, is very good at his work. He treats small animals in his normal dentist's chair, and bigger animals by climbing on a ladder. The biggest animals he reaches by pulley, and he works right in their mouths.

Read More
Cover image for ABC Dentist: Healthy Teeth from A to Z
ABC Dentist: Healthy Teeth from A to Z
by Harriet Ziefert Illustrated by Liz Murphy

A trip to the dentist's office is easy once you know the ABCs of it. In this book kids will learn important words like "appointment," "cavity," "plaque," and "X-ray." Informative text and lively collage illustrations make this the perfect book to calm any child's fears about the dentist.

Read More
Cover image for Just Going to the Dentist
Just Going to the Dentist
by Mercer Mayer Illustrated by Mercer Mayer

When he went to the dentist for the first time, Little Critter learned that it wasn't so bad.

Read More
Cover image for Going to the Dentist
Going to the Dentist
by Anne Civardi Illustrated by Stephen Cartwright

This series introduces young children, in an amusing and friendly way, to situations they might find themselves in for the first time.

Read More

Paperbacks : $4.99

Buy Now

Find Just-Right Books