Hospitalization – Nonfiction


Attebury, Nancy Garhan. Out And About At The Hospital. Picture Window Books, 2006. Ages 4 – 8.

Bailey, Debbie. The Hospital. Firefly Books, c 2000. (Also Spanish version) Photographs show a variety of procedures a young child might experience in a hospital. Ages 2-5.

Johnston, Marianne. Let's Talk About Going To The Hospital. PowerKids Press, c 2003. Explains what a hospital is, what happens there, and when a patient can go home. Ages 4 – 9.

Johnston, Marianne. Let's Talk About When Someone You Love Is In The Hospital. PowerKids Press, c 1997. Discusses having someone in the hospital, visiting them, and the feelings one may have during this time. Ages 4 – 9.

Malam, John. Hospital: Explore the Building Room by Room. Peter Bedrick, 2001. Shows the hospital building with a key to what happens in each room. Ages 7 – 12.

Murphy, Patricia. Everything You Need To Know About Staying In The Hospital. Rosen Pub. Group., 2000. Ages 10 – 16.

Rogers, Fred. Going to the Hospital. Puffin, reprint 1997. Mr. Rogers explains what a child can expect in the hospital. Excellent pictures. Ages 4-9.

Ward, Sally G. The Anesthesiologist. Blackbirch Press, Inc., Woodbridge, CT, c 1998. Factual information. Ages 6 - 10.

Wood, Samuel. The Pediatrician. Blackbirch Press, Inc., Woodbridge, CT, c 1998. Factual information. Ages 6 - 10.