The adventures of a kind-hearted doctor, who is fond of animals and understands their language, as he travels to Africa with some of his favorite pets to cure the monkeys of a terrible sickness.
Doctor Dolittle has an extraordinary talent - he can talk to the animals. Taught by his parrot, Polynesia, he is soon able to chat to every kind of creature and his skill leads him into all sorts of adventures. A delightful collection of three stories by Hugh Lofting; The Story of Doctor Dolittle ; Voyages of Doctor Dolittle and Doctor Dolittle's Circus.
An abridged retelling of the story in which Dr. Dolittle sets off with his assistant, Tommy Stubbins, his dog, Jip, and Polynesia the parrot on an adventurous voyage over tropical seas to floating Spidermonkey Island.