Step Right Up: How Doc and Jim Key Taught the World About Kindness

By Donna Janell Bowman
Illustrators Illustrated by Daniel Minter Edition

Hardcover edition

Publisher Lee & Low Books Imprint Lee & Low ISBN


Awards and Honors Beehive Award 2019 Nominee <br> 2018—2019 Prairie Pasque Book Award Winner <br> NCTE Orbis Pictus Award 2017, Rcommended Book<br> <i>Booklist</i> 2016 Editors’ Choice, Books for Youth, Middle Readers, Nonfiction<br> ALSC Notable Children’s Books 2017, Middle Readers<br> 2016 Cybils Finalist, Elementary/Juvenile Nonfiction

Step Right Up: How Doc and Jim Key Taught the World About Kindness

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A biography of William “Doc” Key, a former slave and self-trained veterinarian, who taught his horse to read, write, and do math. Afterword, with photographs of Doc and Jim Key. Quotation sources. Author’s sources. Full-color illustrations rendered as linoleum block prints painted with acrylic.
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