Ivy & Bean Break the Fossil Record

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Ivy & Bean Break the Fossil Record

By Annie Barrows; Sophie Blackall (Illustrator)

Chronicle Books (CA), Hardcover, 9780811856836, 114pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2007


World record fever grips the second grade, and soon Ivy and Bean are trying to set their own record by becoming the youngest people to have ever discovered a dinosaur. But how hard is it to find one?

About the Author
Annie Barrows has written many books for adults, but Ivy and Bean is her first series for children. She lives in northern California with her husband and two daughters.

Sophie Blackall is an Australian illustrator whose books include Ruby's Wish and Meet Wild Boars. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.

Praise For Ivy & Bean Break the Fossil Record

"Annie Barrows accomplishes the almost impossible task of reflecting the world of second grader, creating the tension and drama of family and friendships in language that can be read easily by child who recently graduated from easy readers to early chapter books. " - Lisa Von Drasek, Children's Librarian, Bank Street College of Education