My book of dinosaurs and prehistoric life

by Lomax, Dean R.,

Format: Print Book 2021
Availability: Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies
Available (2)
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Sewickley Public Library Juvenile Nonfiction J 567.9 LOM 2021
Location  Sewickley Public Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Nonfiction
 
Call Number  J 567.9 LOM 2021
 
 
Western Allegheny Community Library Juvenile Non-Fiction J 567.9 LOM
Location  Western Allegheny Community Library
 
Collection  Juvenile Non-Fiction
 
Call Number  J 567.9 LOM
 
 
Summary
Take a journey back in time to discover the incredible plants and animals of prehistoric Earth. It's the ultimate first dinosaur book for young readers!

From the first living cells to fearsome dinosaurs and giant mammals, this children's book brings your budding paleontologist face-to-face with these awe-inspiring creatures!

Inside the pages of this dinosaur encyclopedia from DK Books, you'll discover:

* Large pictures and clear, jargon-free text
* A handy, pronunciation guide for each animal or plant
* Visual index arranged chronologically, so species can be found quickly
* Detailed profiles of each featured species with key information and fun facts such as size, time period, and location

Little dinosaur lovers will be captivated by the amazing range of prehistoric beasts on display! Detailed artworks bring the past to life, painting a spectacular portrait of the supersized, the scary, and the downright bizarre animals and plants that inhabited Earth in ancient times.

Throughout the pages of this fascinating prehistoric book, you'll discover how the Earth has changed over time, why fossils formed, and the arrival of early humans. A pronunciation guide helps kids with tricky names and encourages early learning and language development. The helpful visual index provides a quick overview of every species in the book.

Learn more about prehistoric animals and plants through detailed profiles of 50 key species.
Your little one will love reading about famous favorites such as the mighty Tyrannosaurus and the huge Woolly Mammoths! They will also get to know lesser-known dinosaurs, including sail-backed Dimetrodon and airplane-sized pterosaur Quetzalcoatlus. These profiles are jargon-free and based on the latest science.

The Prehistoric World Awaits!

Packed with jaw-dropping images, fascinating facts, and straightforward explanations, it's the perfect gift for children aged 5 to 8 with a love of prehistoric beasts and dinosaurs.
Additional Information
Subjects Dinosaurs -- Juvenile literature.
Animals, Fossil -- Juvenile literature.
Publisher New York, NY ; DK Publishing,2021
Edition First American edition.
Other Titles Animals and plants to amaze, surprise, and astonish!
Language English
Notes Includes glossary and index (pages 92-95).
Description 96 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
ISBN 9780744026535
0744026539
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