Spring 2018

Fossil by Fossil

Comparing Dinosaur Bones

  • Interest Level: Kindergarten - Grade 4   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

What dinosaur would you be if you had a bony ridge rising from the back of your skull and three horns poking up from the front?

Answer: a triceratops!

This picture book will keep you guessing as you find out how human skeletons are like—and unlike—those of dinosaurs!

Format List Price Your Price Qty
$26.65 $19.99
$39.99 $29.99
Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 4
Reading Level Grade 3
BISACS JNF003050, JNF037050
Genre Nonfiction, Picture Books
Subject Science
Copyright 2018
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Millbrook Press
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2018-01-01
ISBN 9781467794893, 9781512498615
Title Format Library Bound Hardcover, Multi-user ebook
Dewey 567.9
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 9.25 x 11
Lexile 650
Guided Reading Level M
ATOS Reading Level 4.5
Accelerated Reader® Quiz 195442
Accelerated Reader® Points 0.5
Features Bibliography/further reading, Glossary, Original artwork, and Reviewed



“[An] engaging dino collection.”—Booklist

Kirkus Reviews

“Another ‘humerus’ study in comparative anatomy.”—Kirkus Reviews

Author: Sara Levine

Sara Levine is a veterinarian, educator, and award-winning author of science books for kids. Her titles include Bone by Bone: Comparing Animal Skeletons; Tooth by Tooth: Comparing Animal Tusks, Fangs, and Chompers; and Fossil by Fossil: Comparing Dinosaur Bones. She lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts, with her daughter, two dogs, some spider plants, a philodendron, and an angel leaf begonia.

Illustrator: T.S Spookytooth