The Prehistoric Times

The Prehistoric Times by Stella Gurney

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Format: Paperback / softback, 32 Pages
ISBN: 9781847809193
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A newspaper-style activity book for the discerning dinosaur, packed with paleo puzzles, fearsome facts and giganto games. Meet real-life reptiles and read fascinating features, which include:
Seeking a self-defence class? Hear what a cetiosaur has to say about staying safe.
Wondering what’s happening with the weather? See whether meteor showers are here to stay with our fail-safe forecast.
Confused why #trees are trending? Learn why the hypsilophodons think branches are best. 
And much, much more…

STELLA GURNEY lives in south London with her husband and two sons. She has worked in children's publishing as both a copywriter and an editor and now writes full time.

MATTHEW HODSON, who also goes by the name 'Matthew the Horse', is a poet and illustrator living and working in Leeds, UK.

NEAVE PARKER was a British illustrator working in the 1950s. His first of his drawings of prehistoric animals appeared in the Illustrated London News in 1950, and he subsequently created a series of dinosaur reconstructions in collaboration with the Natural History Museum.

Format: Paperback / softback, 32 Pages
ISBN: 9781847809193
Size: 8.504 in x 11.417 in / 216 mm x 290 mm
'Packed with cheeky news stories, Q&As, opinion pieces, infographics and even advertising parodies, it makes for very lively reading.'  --New York Times
'This tabloid activity book is loaded with information bites, clever puzzles and games....This learning through fun is augmented by excellent art-work from Neave Parker and Matthew Hodson.'
'Packed with similar articles which, although light-hearted in approach, are also very informative, this is a fascinating and unusual way to present information. With all the activities, children will be engrossed for hours.'