A Mysterious Egg (Stepping Stone Book(tm) #1) (Prebound)

By Stacy McAnulty, Mike Boldt (Illustrator)

Turtleback Books, 9780606402446, 128pp.

Publication Date: May 2, 2017

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (5/2/2017)
Hardcover (1/19/2016)
Hardcover (1/19/2016)

List Price: 14.75*
* Individual store prices may vary.

Description

What if you found a dinosaur in your own backyard? Get ready to raise a baby dinosaur in the Dino Files series
When Frank's grandma finds the fossil of a dinosaur egg, it's an amazing discovery. Even more amazing? When that egg hatches Now Frank and his cousin Samantha need to figure out how to take care of a baby dinosaur. They know what he eats. (Lettuce, NOT cookies.) They know he can't be left alone. (He makes BIG messes.) But do they know how to keep him a secret?
This fun chapter book series is perfect for kids who love to laugh out loud while learning about dinosaurs. Back matter includes a glossary of dino terms.
Reviews:
"T. rex-sized fun McAnulty combines a pitch-perfect voice, fascinating science, exciting adventure, and laugh-out-loud humor, creating a wildly entertaining page-turner." --Middle Shelf
"A fresh take on a fossilized premise, this will appeal to dino fans and readers with their own nerd badge." --The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books
"There will always be kids fascinated by dinosaurs, and this is just the series for them." --Booklist


About the Author

STACY McANULTY does not have a dinosaur. She does have three kids, two dogs, and one husband. She has been on a dinosaur dig in Wyoming, where she found a small fossil. It wasn't an egg. Stacy grew up in upstate New York but now calls North Carolina home. (She still really wants a dinosaur--preferably a Spinosaurus.) Visit her online and find fun activities at thedinofiles.com. Find her on Twitter at @stacymcanulty.