Book of Dinosaurs: 10 Record-Breaking Prehistoric Animals Gabrielle Balkan and illustrated by Sam Brewster

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A stunning dinosaur picture book by the team behind the global bestseller Book of Bones – with touch-and-feel skeletons and fascinating facts to amaze, educate, and entertain young readers

In this interactive book with touch-and-feel skeletons, ten record-breaking dinosaurs are introduced through a guessing game with clues. Readers examine the prehistoric skeletons and guess and read a series of boastful hints to guess the mystery dinosaur. The answers are uncovered in stunning page-turn reveals, featuring vibrant scenic habitats and a few reasons why each dinosaur is so special. The showstopping final pages make a clever connection between the 10 extinct dinosaurs and some of their contemporary counterparts.

Learn which dinosaur had:

  • The toughest armor
  • The sharpest eyesight
  • The biggest belly
  • The spikiest tail

And more!

The book also includes a letter from the author, a 24-word glossary, a species index, and a 'Discover More' section that highlights books, podcasts, and other resources for the dinosaur-curious. This witty, informative introduction to the connection between anatomy and behaviour is full of fun, relatable facts as well as touch-and-feel finishes that bring the creatures to life – the ultimate dinosaur book for children.

 

Specifications:

  • Format: Hardback
  • Size: 315 x 254 mm (12 3/8 x 10 in)
  • Pages: 48 pp
  • Illustrations: 25 illustrations
  • ISBN: 9781838664299

Gabrielle Balkan is a writer and editor living in the Hudson Valley. Her books include the bestselling Book of BonesWhose Bones? and the acclaimed The 50 State atlas series. Gabrielle is a former children’s-book buyer, commissioning editor, and life-long educator and learner. She loves visting with students, joining boards, and reading in the shade.

Sam Brewster is a London-based award-winning freelance illustrator, photographer, and filmmaker. He has a roster of prestigious clients around the world, including New York TimesGuardian, and Creative Review.