The Usborne Book of Dinosaurs Author:Susan Mayes 'Which was the biggest dinosaur?'...'What did dinosaurs eat?'...'What is that one called?'...'How fast could they go?' — Young children are fascinated by the world of the dinosaurs. They want to know the names of those amazing creatures, what they looked like and how they lived. This book invites the young reader to step back into prehistoric tim... more »es and find answers to these questions and many more.
Exciting, giant illustrations bring those long-lost creatures to life on every page. There are dinosaurs of all shapes and sizes, painted imaginatively in lots of brilliant shades. These pictures help you guess what it was like to be there and see huge, gentle plant-eaters or fast, fierce hunters. There are firm favorites such as Stegosaurus, Triceratops and Diplodocus plus many other dinosaurs waiting to be discovered.
The simple, informative text explains what each dinosaur was like and can be read aloud by an adult or enjoyed by the young reader alone. There are even simple pronunciation guides to help readers of all ages to say the long dinosaur names.« less