Dinosaur Hunter (Paperback)

By Elaine Marie Alphin, Don Bolognese (Illustrator)

HarperCollins, 9780064442565, 48pp.

Publication Date: October 5, 2004



Fossil collectors

In 1880s Wyoming, Ned Chapman dreams of finding a dinosaur skeleton. When he discovers some old bones on his father's ranch, Ned is thrust into the world of bone hunters -- men so competitive that they will do anything to bring back the best fossils

Praise For Dinosaur Hunter

“The clearly written story, historical context, western ranch setting, and, of course, the dinosaur connection contribute to the book’s appeal.”
-ALA Booklist

“A fast-paced, fascinating slice of American history.”
-Dallas Morning News