Dinosaurs to the Rescue!: A Guide to Protecting Our Planet

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Joy Street Books, 1992 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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In a young readers' guide to environmental awareness, dinosaurs explain how to help Earth's threatened environment by reducing waste, reusing items, and recycling materials.

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User Review  - joshuachanyh - LibraryThing

This is an informational text that talks about saving the environment through 3Rs: reuse, reduce and recycle. Brown utilizes an antagonist to show non-examples on how saving the environment would look ... Read full review

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User Review  - Danielle Simmons - Goodreads

This book is great for teaching children the importance of caring for our planet. It shows them how to use the 3 r's, reducing, reusing, and recycling. The pictures are creative and funny. The dinosaurs also help get the reader interested, Read full review

About the author (1992)

Author and illustrator, Marc Brown was born in Erie, Pennsylvania in 1946. He attended the Cleveland Institute of Art. After college, he worked numerous odd jobs before he began his career. He is most renown for creating the Arthur series. The idea for Arthur, the aardvark came one night while telling his son a bedtime story. The first title in the series was "Arthur's Nose" written in 1976. Since then, Brown has written over thirty books in the Arthur Adventure series. D. W., Arthur's sister was another character created by Brown. In addition to writing, Brown also developed the Arthur television series on PBS.

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