Dinosaurs Before Dark

Dinosaurs Before Dark

By Mary Pope Osborne; Salvatore Murdocca (Illustrator)

Random House Children's Books, Paperback, 9780679824114, 80pp.

Publication Date: July 28, 1992

Jack and Annie's very first fantasy adventure in the bestselling middle-grade series the Magic Tree House
Where did the tree house come from?
Before Jack and Annie can find out, the mysterious tree house whisks them to the prehistoric past. Now they have to figure out how to get home. Can they do it before dark . . . or will they become a dinosaur's dinner?
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About the Author
Mary Pope Osborne is the author of the bestselling Magic Tree House series. She has also written many acclaimed retellings of myths, folktales, and works of historical fiction.

Murdocca has illustrated numerous picture books and chapter books.

Tuesday, Jun 17, 2014

The series uses simple language and fanciful adventures to introduce kids to literature, history and science. Author Mary Pope Osborne has visited some 1,800 schools, giving away her books to kids. More at NPR.org

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