National Geographic Readers

National Geographic Readers


By Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld

National Geographic Society, Library Binding, 9781426307768, 32pp.

Publication Date: April 12, 2011

There's nothing more fascinating than dinosaurs. In this Level 1 reader, youngsters learn all about the terrifying giants that once roamed the Earth maybe even as close as their own backyard They'll be wowed by new information and eye-popping illustrations from National Geographic, a trusted source of children's nonfiction content
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About the Author
Growing up on a two-hundred-year-old farm in the Catskill Mountain State Park fostered Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld's passion for observing, reading, and writing about nature in all its forms. With a bachelor's degree from Mount Holyoke College with a master's degree in English from the University of Michigan, Ms. Zoehfeld has been an editor of children's books for over ten years, concentrating on children's non-fiction. She has also written Seal Pup Grows Up, Dolphin's First Day, and Manatee Winter for Soundprints' Smithsonian Oceanic Collection. She lives in Norwalk, Connecticut with her husband, Robert, and son, Geoffrey.