Alphasaurs and Other Prehistoric Types (Hardcover)

By Sharon Werner

Blue Apple Books, 9781609051938, 56pp.

Publication Date: November 26, 2011



The award-winning creators of Alphabeasties and Bugs but the Numbers have gone prehistoric Using letters in an artful assortment of type, the famed duo create a menagerie of dazzling dinosaurs and pack each page with captivating dino-facts. This sophisticated rendering of dinosaur-ologu will leap out from other dino-books to entrain, engage, and educate aspiring paleontologists.

About the Author

Sharon Werner and Sarah Forss are graphic designers at the two-person design studio Werner Design Werks, Inc. in St. Paul, Minnesota. Whose clients include Moet Hennessey, Target, Mrs. Meyer's Clean Day, Levi's and Melcher Media. Their studio has had remarkable international impact with its commitment to simplicity, honesty and practicality in design and has garnered WDW many graphic design awards as well as a place in the permanent collections of the Library of Congress, Musee De La Poste, Victoria and Albert Museum, Musee des Arts Decoratifs and the Cooper Hewitt Museum. The author lives in St. Paul, MN.

Praise For Alphasaurs and Other Prehistoric Types

Praise for Alphabeasties And Other Amazing Types:

* Winner of Silver Parents' Choice Honor and AIGA Best 50 Covers Show

"A thrilling spin through the alphabet.... No ordinary abecedarian, this typographical trip will wow design fans."
-- Publishers Weekly, Starred Review

Praise for Bugs by the Numbers:
"...the sort of handsome, hyper-designed nonfiction diversion that will fit almost as well on an adult coffee table as on the nursery bookshelf. " --Wall Street Journal