From the Series Dino-Sports
The Land Sharks take on the Algae Eaters in a dino-swimming showdown!
Raptor and Stegosaurus start it off in the individual medley, while the Ptero twins battle it out in the butterfly race. Then Galli and Diplo wow the crowd with their flips and tricks off the diving board! But which team will win the swim meet? It comes down to the last event: the backstroke. Both Stego and Galli think they’ll take the prize. Let’s hope these dinos remembered their goggles―this swim meet is bound to make a splash!
Dinosaurs face off in prehistoric sports competitions—from baseball to wrestling and every sport in between! Will the plant-eaters become the champions? Or will the meat-eaters be victorious? Fast-paced, rhyming commentary and exuberant illustrations put readers right in the action. Sure to thrill dinosaur lovers and sports fans alike!
|Kindergarten - Grade 3
|Lerner Publishing Group
|Carolrhoda Books ®
|Number of Pages
|Reading Counts! Level
|JUV002060, JUV032060, JUV057000
|10.625 x 8.875
|ATOS Reading Level
|Accelerated Reader® Quiz
|Accelerated Reader® Points
|Author/Illustrator biography, Original artwork, and Reviewed
Author: Lisa Wheeler
Lisa Wheeler is the award-winning author of the Dino-Sports and Dino-Holidays 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 and Dino-Holidays books.
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“Fans of the other books will find much of the same here. . . . The energetic, brightly colored illustrations feature stylized dinosaurs with enough authenticity that little dinosaur experts will be appeased.”—Booklist
“The dinosaurs behave just like kids. . . . Bright illustrations full of movement and a bouncy rhyming text convey the basics of a swim meet in a fun way.”—School Library Journal