A boy wants a dinosaur

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Scholastic, 1990 - Nature
Alex doesn't want an ordinary pet, he wants a dinosaur.

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User Review  - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing

Grandfather gets Alex a dinosaur that wreaks havoc, of course, not only at home but in town until she finds a companion in the forest and Alex lets her go... and wakes up from his dreams to ask grandfather for a rabbit. Funny and surrealistic fable. Read full review


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``A boy wants...a boy should have...,'' asserts Grandfather, and takes him to the four-story, glass-encased, dinosaur-shaped Dino-Store to choose one. Like Lynd Ward's prototypical bear, this pet is ... Read full review


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