Dinosaurs: A Giant Fold-out Book

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Blue Apple Books, 2012 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 20 pages
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It's no wonder these creatures won't fit on a normal-size page--they're DINOSAURS! Using a format that provides a perfect way for younger kids explore this subject matter, pages unfold, simple clues are given, and one of five popular prehistoric beasts emerges to fill the resulting giant page. The featured dinosaurs are: quetzalcoatlus, diplodocus, stegosaurus, Tyrannosaurus Rex, ankylosaurus, triceratops.

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Great book to read to a group of younger children. The illustrations are bright and colorful. Read full review

Review: Dinosaurs: A Giant Fold-Out Book

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Simms Taback is at it again with an awesome giant fold-out book about dinosaurs. Boys are always attracted to this text in my classroom. This is an ideal mentor text for questioning and inferencing for young students. Such a fun book for primary-ages students! Read full review

About the author (2012)

Simms Taback has won both a Caldecott Medal and Caldecott Honor Award. Per the Horn Book, Mr. Taback's art "sings with color and movement and humor and personality." Both the text and illustrations he has created for this series of books amply demonstrates these signature qualities. The author lives in Ventura, CA.

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