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Dinothesaurus

Dinothesaurus

Prehistoric Poems and Paintings

Illustrated by: Douglas Florian
For Ages: 6 - 10
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This book is full of dinosaurs, Both carnivores and herbivores. You’ll find a big Iguanodon, As well as clever Tro-o-don. There’s Spinosaurus and T. rex, Plus plesiosaurs with GIANT necks . . . Step back in time in this fossil-filled collection that explores the prehistoric era with Douglas Florian’s singular wit and style. In twenty funny and factual poems, he brings dinosaurs to life—illuminating the natural history of these amazing creatures as well as their unique and quirky characteristics.
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  • Beach Lane Books | 
  • 56 pages | 
  • ISBN 9781416979784 | 
  • March 2009 | 
  • Grades 1 - 5
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About the Author

Douglas Florian
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Douglas Florian

Douglas Florian is the creator of many acclaimed picture books including Dinothesaurus, which received four starred reviews and was named to many best-of-the-year lists; Comets, Stars, the Moon, and Mars, a Kirkus Reviews Best Book of the Year and Horn Book Fanfare List selection; and Bowwow Meow Meow, winner of the Gryphon Award and a Parents Magazine Best Book of the Year. He lives with his family in New York.

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