The Early Cretaceous Volume 2

Notes, Drawings, and Observations from Prehistory

From the Series Ancient Earth Journal

  • Interest Level: Grade 3 - Grade 8
  • Reading Level: Grade 3

What it would be like to see a living, breathing dinosaur? The Early Cretaceous brings readers closer to prehistoric life than ever before. By combining the latest paleontological findings with highly detailed, intimate drawings of wildlife from the Early Cretaceous, readers will look into the eyes of some of the most fascinating creatures to ever inhabit the earth. Written and illustrated in the style of a naturalist’s notebook, the viewer will be given a first-hand account of what it is like to stand alongside everything from the first birds to flying dinosaurs to some of the largest creatures ever to walk the earth.

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Interest Level Grade 3 - Grade 8
Reading Level Grade 3
Genre Science
Category Animals
Copyright 2017
Publisher Quarto Publishing Group USA
Imprint Walter Foster Jr. — Quarto Library
Language English
Number of Pages 48
Publication Date 2017-08-01
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS JNF003050, JNF025150, JNF001000
Dewey 560.177
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 6.5 x 9
Lexile 1110
Features Table of contents

Author, Illustrator: Juan Carlos Alonso

Juan Carlos Alonso is a Cuban American graphic designer, creative director, and illustrator with over 30 years experience in the graphic design/illustration field.

Author: Gregory S. Paul

Gregory S. Paul is an American freelance researcher, author, and illustrator who works in paleontology. He is best known for his work and research on theropod dinosaurs and his detailed illustrations, both live and skeletal.