11.57071798 Pat Zonta Jessica's X-Ray

ISBN 13: 9781552975770

Jessica's X-Ray

3.83 avg rating
( 23 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781552975770: Jessica's X-Ray

Featuring six real x-rays printed on mylar, Jessica's X-Ray is a unique and fun look inside our bodies and the world of x-rays written by a professional x-ray technologist who has worked extensively with children. In the book, kids follow Jessica, who has broken her arm, as she tours the hospital seeing x-ray rooms and looking at actual x-ray, CAT-scan, MRI and ultrasound images. These real x-ray images are printed on mylar so readers can see firsthand what Jessica sees. An identification key at the end of the book also helps kids pick out bones and muscles on their own.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Pat Zonta has worked extensively as a Medical Radiation Technologist in children's and teaching hospitals. She is also a writer with a BA in English Literature from McMaster University. Pat lives in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia.

Clive Dobson is a versatile artist and illustrator with many books to his credit including Tex and Watersheds. He lives in Toronto, Ontario.

Review:

Despite the rudimentary level of the illustrations and the text, the book is useful as an introduction to these complex medical procedures. (Martha Topol School Library Journal 2002-08-01)

This is a great title for kids to read to help take the scariness out of any emergency room visits a child may face. It would also be a good resource for a unit on the human skeletal system. Recommended. (Susan Black Library Talk)

Jessica's X-Ray is a unique way for children to learn about their bodies. Parents will find it a useful tool to help ease a child's fear about going to the doctor or hospital. (Parents and Kids 2002-04-01)

Fascinating, even for adults. I can't say it emphatically enough -- this is a must buy. (Saimi Rote Bergmann Canton Repository 2002-02-28)

Zonta has found a great way to demystify the X-ray process and take the scariness out of it, while at the same time providing some painless and fun education about the body. (Gary Curtis Hamilton Spectator 2002-05-18)

This book would be great preparation for any child wondering about a scheduled X-ray procedure, not to mention parents who could use a tutorial. (Lynne T. Burke Charlotte Parent 2002-05-01)

Children are interested in what goes on inside their bodies. This book, full of real x-rays, will fascinate them. (Donald F. Logsdon Jr. Science Books and Films 2003-02-15)

Demystifies the process in a nonthreatening, very interesting way. (Akron Beacon Journal 2002-06-11)

Great preparation for any child wondering about a scheduled X-ray procedure, not to mention parents who could use a tutorial. (Lynne T. Burke Reading Today 2002-06-01)

Seeing the x-ray machines, themselves, and the light panels, the lead aprons, and other hospital equipment makes the discussion of unfamiliar terms easier for children to understand. Recommended. (Lisa Hanson O'Hara Canadian Materials)

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Pat Zonta
Published by FIREFLY BOOKS LTD, Canada (2006)
ISBN 10: 1552975770 ISBN 13: 9781552975770
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description FIREFLY BOOKS LTD, Canada, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Clive Dobson (illustrator). Language: English . Brand New Book. Featuring six real x-rays printed on transparent pages, this is a unique and fun look inside our bodies and the world of x-rays written by a professional x-ray technologist who has worked extensively with children. In the book, young readers follow Jessica - who has broken her arm - as she tours her local hospital seeing x-ray rooms and looking at actual x-ray, CAT-scan, MRI and ultrasound images, she is posed questions about the images which the reader has to try and answer:; Hand; Wrist; Skull Brain; Baby in the Womb; Eyes Nose; Teeth Jaw; These real x-ray images are printed on acetate - authentic x-ray film bound into the book - so readers can see first hand what Jessica sees. An identification key at the end of the book also helps kids pick out bones and muscles on their own. Bookseller Inventory # AAJ9781552975770

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
5.34
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Zonta, Pat
Published by Firefly Books (2006)
ISBN 10: 1552975770 ISBN 13: 9781552975770
New Paperback Quantity Available: 5
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Firefly Books, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # 1552975770

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
4.87
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 1.49
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Pat Zonta
Published by FIREFLY BOOKS LTD, Canada (2006)
ISBN 10: 1552975770 ISBN 13: 9781552975770
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description FIREFLY BOOKS LTD, Canada, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Clive Dobson (illustrator). Language: English . Brand New Book. Featuring six real x-rays printed on transparent pages, this is a unique and fun look inside our bodies and the world of x-rays written by a professional x-ray technologist who has worked extensively with children. In the book, young readers follow Jessica - who has broken her arm - as she tours her local hospital seeing x-ray rooms and looking at actual x-ray, CAT-scan, MRI and ultrasound images, she is posed questions about the images which the reader has to try and answer:; Hand; Wrist; Skull Brain; Baby in the Womb; Eyes Nose; Teeth Jaw; These real x-ray images are printed on acetate - authentic x-ray film bound into the book - so readers can see first hand what Jessica sees. An identification key at the end of the book also helps kids pick out bones and muscles on their own. Bookseller Inventory # AAJ9781552975770

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
6.40
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Zonta, Pat
Published by Firefly Books (2006)
ISBN 10: 1552975770 ISBN 13: 9781552975770
New Paperback Quantity Available: 5
Seller:
Save With Sam
(North Miami, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Firefly Books, 2006. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Brand New!. Bookseller Inventory # 1552975770

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
4.30
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.25
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Zonta, Pat
ISBN 10: 1552975770 ISBN 13: 9781552975770
New Quantity Available: 13
Seller:
Pbshop
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2006. PAP. Book Condition: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # IB-9781552975770

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
3.90
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Zonta, Pat
Published by Firefly Books 9/1/2006 (2006)
ISBN 10: 1552975770 ISBN 13: 9781552975770
New Paperback or Softback Quantity Available: 5
Seller:
BargainBookStores
(Grand Rapids, MI, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Firefly Books 9/1/2006, 2006. Paperback or Softback. Book Condition: New. Jessica's X-Ray. Book. Bookseller Inventory # BBS-9781552975770

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
7.39
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Zonta, Pat
Published by Firefly Books
ISBN 10: 1552975770 ISBN 13: 9781552975770
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Booklot COM LLC
(Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Firefly Books. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 1552975770. Bookseller Inventory # Z1552975770ZN

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
7.71
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Pat Zonta, Clive Dobson
Published by Firefly Books Ltd 2002-04-04 (2002)
ISBN 10: 1552975770 ISBN 13: 9781552975770
New Paperback Quantity Available: 5
Seller:
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Firefly Books Ltd 2002-04-04, 2002. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # NU-MAR-00062134

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
5.07
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.99
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Zonta, Pat
Published by Firefly Books
ISBN 10: 1552975770 ISBN 13: 9781552975770
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 6
Seller:
Lakeside Books
(Benton Harbor, MI, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Firefly Books. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 1552975770 BRAND NEW, GIFT QUALITY! NOT OVERSTOCKS OR MARKED UP REMAINDERS! DIRECT FROM THE PUBLISHER!|0.5. Bookseller Inventory # OTF-Y-9781552975770

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
5.45
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Zonta, Pat
Published by Firefly Books Ltd (2006)
ISBN 10: 1552975770 ISBN 13: 9781552975770
New Softcover First Edition Quantity Available: 2
Rating
[?]

Book Description Firefly Books Ltd, 2006. Book Condition: New. Jessica has broken her arm and must go to hospital. As she tours her local hospital seeing x-ray rooms, readers can look at actual x-ray, CAT-scan, MRI and ultrasound images and answer questions about them. Written by a professional x-ray technologist, this story teaches children about hospitals. Illustrator(s): Dobson, Clive. Num Pages: 24 pages, 14 colour illustrations, 6 bound-in x-ray images. BIC Classification: 5AD; YBLN; YNT; YXA. Category: (J) Children / Juvenile. Dimension: 202 x 204 x 6. Weight in Grams: 154. . 2006. 1st Edition. Paperback. . . . . . Bookseller Inventory # V9781552975770

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
8.79
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From Ireland to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book