From the Series Dino-Sports

  • Interest Level: Kindergarten - Grade 3   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

The Dino-Wrestling Jamboree is ON! Dinos compete in all styles of wrestling at this gigantic event. Allo and Ankylo grapple in a folkstyle match. Lucha Libre fans go wild as the masked Tarbosaurus takes on Iguano. Tricera and Gigano loom large on the sumo dohyo, while over in the freestyle tent, Leso and Compy battle for the pin. Just what will happen when the Diplo and Ptero tag teams rumble in the WWD fight? You won’t want to miss this action!

Format Your Price
Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Fiction, Picture Books
Copyright 2013
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Carolrhoda Books ®, Lerner Digital ™
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2013-10-01
Reading Counts! Level 2.2
Text Type Fiction—Humor
BISACS JUV002060, JUV032160, JUV000000
Dewey [E]
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 10.625 x 8.875
Lexile 500
ATOS Reading Level 2.4
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 159618
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Original artwork, and Reviewed


Kirkus Reviews

“Combining spot-on rhythms and rhymes with a narrative style that is akin to a sports announcer, the verses fly by as the dinosaurs gather to watch and participate in the Dino-Wrestling Jamboree….Young wrestlers will find all the action and moves they are seeking within these pages.” —Kirkus Reviews

Publishers Weekly

“As usual, Gott offers dynamic, vivid interpretations of each showdown.” —Publishers Weekly

Booklist Online

“Many a little reader will do a victory dance in the stacks for this combination of dinosaurs and hand-to-hand combat.” —Booklist Online

School Library Journal

“The illustrations do a great job of depicting wrestling moves, the action in general, and spot-on facial expressions….This action-packed, informational book will be snapped up by lovers of Wheeler and Gott’s previous dino-sports titles, and by newcomers.” —School Library Journal

Author: Lisa Wheeler

Lisa Wheeler is the award-winning author of the Dino-Sports books. When she isn't running around the country visiting schools, standing at podiums, and eating airport snacks, she resides in Michigan.

Illustrator: Barry Gott

Barry Gott lives in Ohio and has illustrated many children's books, including all of the Dino-Sports books and What DO Teachers Do (After YOU Leave School)?