Dino Pets (Hardcover)

By Lynn Plourde, Gideon Kendall (Illustrator)

Dutton Books, 9780525477785, 32pp.

Publication Date: June 1, 2007



Where does a young dinosaur admirer go to find a pet? The Dino Pets store carries every kind of dinosaur a kid could possibly want. Sure, some of them might be a little too big and others might be too fast, but there are advantages, tooa "Seismosaurus" makes a great backyard playset In this bouncy read-aloud, the larger-than-life but well-meaning dinosaurs come to life in vibrant color. Kids will love the juxtaposition of prehistoric creatures and modern-day suburbia. A section of facts about the amazing giants makes the book a complete delight for the youngest paleontologists.

About the Author

Lynn Plourde is the author of more than a dozen books for children. She lives in Winthrop, Maine. Gideon Kendall lives in Brooklyn, New York.