Dinosaur! (Hardcover)

Dinosaurs and Other Amazing Prehistoric Creatures as You've Never Seen Them Before (Knowledge Encyclopedias)

By DK

DK Children, 9781465420473, 208pp.

Publication Date: July 21, 2014

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (3/1/2016)
Hardcover (8/6/2019)
Hardcover (11/26/2019)
Hardcover, Spanish (5/23/2017)
Paperback (8/19/2013)
Paperback (7/1/2014)
Hardcover (6/3/2013)

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Description

Created in conjunction with the Smithsonian Institution and packed with fun facts on fossils, amphibians, sea creatures, woolly mammoths, Neanderthals, insects and more, Dinosaur! will intrigue readers and provide an experience that will redefine natural history for kids.

The lost world of velociraptor, stegosaurus, allosaurus, and other prehistoric monsters come to life as never seen before in Dinosaur!

Packed with photorealistic computer generated images, detailed cross-sections and cutaways revealing the inner workings of dinosaurs, simple annotations, and clear concise definitions explaining each dinosaur and prehistoric beast at a glance — Dinosaur! revives the Triassic, Jurassic, and Cretaceous Eras and brings young readers into the action.

Supports the Common Core State Standards.



About the Author

DK was founded in London in 1974 and is now the world's leading illustrated reference publisher and part of Penguin Random House, formed on July 1, 2013. DK publishes highly visual, photographic nonfiction for adults and children. DK produces content for consumers in over 87 countries and in 62 languages, with offices in Delhi, London, Melbourne, Munich, New York, and Toronto. DK's aim is to inform, enrich, and entertain readers of all ages, and everything DK publishes, whether print or digital, embodies the unique DK design approach. DK brings unrivalled clarity to a wide range of topics with a unique combination of words and pictures, put together to spectacular effect. We have a reputation for innovation in design for both print and digital products.   Our adult range spans travel, including the award-winning DK Eyewitness Travel Guides, history, science, nature, sport, gardening, cookery, and parenting. DK’s extensive children’s list showcases a fantastic store of information for children, toddlers, and babies. DK covers everything from animals and the human body, to homework help and craft activities, together with an impressive list of licensing titles, including the bestselling LEGO® books. DK acts as the parent company for Alpha Books, publisher of the Idiot's Guides series and Prima Games, video gaming publishers, as well as the award-winning travel publisher, Rough Guides.


Praise For Dinosaur!: Dinosaurs and Other Amazing Prehistoric Creatures as You've Never Seen Them Before (Knowledge Encyclopedias)

"…[A] wealth of material on this ever-evolving subject." – Booklist

"This beloved classic brings a prehistoric world back to life" — Noodle.com