Author & Illustrator

Hugh Lofting

Biography

Hugh Lofting was the creator of the beloved Doctor Dolittle children’s book series. He created the idea for the stories when writing letters home to his children while serving in the British army during World War I to avoid filling his letters with the atrocities or boredom of war.

Doctor Dolittle's Puddleby Adventures
Doctor Dolittle and the Green Canary
Doctor Dolittle and the Secret Lake
Doctor Dolittle's Return
Gub Gub's Book: An Encyclopedia of Food: In Twenty Volumes
Doctor Dolittle in the Moon
Doctor Dolittle's Garden
Doctor Dolittle's Caravan

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