How to Grow a Dinosaur

How to Grow a Dinosaur


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780399539107
Publisher: Penguin Young Readers Group
Publication date: 01/23/2018
Pages: 40
Sales rank: 325,141
Product dimensions: 8.60(w) x 11.10(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 2 - 5 Years

About the Author

Jill Esbuam reads everything—books, magazines, the backs of cereal boxes, you name it. She's a full-time, award-winning writer and the author of I Am Cow, Hear Me Moo!; Stanza, Tom's Tweet; and many others. Jill and her husband live on a farm in Dixon, Iowa, where green walls of corn surround their yard each summer, and she gets to drive a huge tractor each fall harvest under a blue, blue sky.

Mike Boldt is an author and illustrator living in the countryside of Alberta, Canada. He has been illustrating for children for the past fifteen years, including the picture books I Don't Want to Be a Frog and I Don't Want to Be Big. When he's not drawing, he's building snow forts and LEGO spaceships with his three kids, or sharing laughs and his ice cream with his wife.

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How to Grow a Dinosaur 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
McMarshall More than 1 year ago
A hysterical romp through the trials and joys of "growing" a sibling. The perfect book to share with a young child who has (or is about to) become a big sister or brother. The illustrations are so expressive and bold, they definitely capture the joys and frustrations of a new sibling. With wonderfully succinct text, it delivers the good and bad news about babies and being an older sibling. Overall, this is a delightfully funny, tender book on being a big sibling. The "how to" aspect, Good News/Bad News exclamations, and dino roars make it a great read-aloud sure to encourage a kid's involvement.