T. Rex with Audio, Peggable

T. Rex with Audio, Peggable

Read, Listen & Wonder [With CD (Audio)]

By Vivian French; Alison Bartlett (Illustrator)

Candlewick Press (MA), Paperback, 9780763641924, 32pp.

Publication Date: March 2009


This vibrant book-and-CD series brings the best of our Read and Wonder nature stories to life.

This paperback title includes a CD that features:
- an engaging read-aloud with sound effects
- a read-along opportunity guided by prompts
- a segment focusing on fascinating facts

A young boy encounters some fascinating facts — and even more intriguing questions — in this lively ode to curiosity.

About the Author
Vivian French was best known in school for being extremely skinny and for talking a lot. At school she developed an attachment to words and later became an actor, then a storyteller, and finally a writer of children's books. She is the author of more than two hundred books. Ms. French lives in Edinburgh, Scotland, and has four grown daughters.

Vivian French lives in Edinburgh, Scotland, and has written dozens of books, including GROWING FROGS, also illustrated by Alison Bartlett. "I've always loved dinosaurs," she says, "and the fact that we know so little about them fascinates me. In my lifetime the experts have changed their minds many times over. Maybe T. rex will turn out to be a dragon!"
Alison Bartlett lives in Bath, England, with her son, Joel. Together they search for dinosaur fossils but have yet to find one.