Stone Girl, Bone Girl: The Story of Mary Anning
Details the fascinating story of twelve-year-old Mary Anning, who, along with her beloved doggie, discovered a giant fossilized skeleton in the cliffs near her home and became a celebrity and reveals that the beloved tongue-twister "She Sells Sea Shells" was about Mary.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - AbigailAdams26 - LibraryThing
Struck by lightning as an infant, Mary Anning was an unusual young girl from the very beginning, but it was her father's gift of a "snakestone," found in the clay cliffs near their home in Lyme Regis ... Read full review
STONE GIRL, BONE GIRLUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
To the true story of Mary Anning, a pre-Darwin fossil hunter who made a major discovery at the age of 11, Anholt adds a folklorish spin. Derided by other children and set apart by surviving a bolt of ... Read full review