Dinosaurs and Ancient Giants


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By Jenny Jones
Format Hardback
Page Extent 48
Book Size 10 x 190 x 247 mm (H x W x D)
Imprint Young Reed
Release Date 8 Jan 2018
Subject Classification Children's & young adult: general non-fiction / Nature, the natural world (Children's/YA) / Dinosaurs & prehistoric world (Children's/YA)
Did you know that Australia was once home to many gigantic animals - and not just dinosaurs? There were giant kangaroos and wombats, and possibly even huge flightless birds. Scientists have discovered their fossil remains within Australia’s ancient rocks. You can discover more about these animals in this book. Dinosaurs and Other Ancient Giants of Australia, from the Young Reed series of natural history books, takes you on a journey through Australia’s prehistory, and includes: • a map showing where Australia’s most important fossil sites are • a timeline that helps you understand which animals were around and when • colour photographs and illustrations that bring animals to life • lots of interesting information about the animals and Australia in prehistoric times • actvities to test your knowledge • a glossary to explain new words • an index to help you find particular animals and information in the book • a list of other books and websites where you can find more information

Jenny Jones