The Wondrous Dinosaurium

  • Interest Level: Preschool - Grade 3
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

What if you could have a dinosaur as a pet? A fun, illustrated romp through a variety of dinosaurs – shortlisted for a Children’s Book Award.

Danny’s mom finally agreed that he could have a pet. But he didn’t want a puppy, a kitten, or even a parrot. No, he wanted something exciting, something prehistoric something like. . . A DINOSAUR!

Danny knows he doesn’t want any old pet. He wants a dinosaur! But with so many to choose from at Mr. Ree’s Wondrous Dinosaurium he’s not sure which one to pick. Danny tries out many different dinosaurs with disastrous results. . . Until he finds the perfect pet to keep him company.

A wonderful picture book for fans of dinosaurs and Dear Zoo, this fun tale is sure to make young children smile. Aimed at children aged 3-6 years old, the bright illustrations and funny text ensures this book is strong contender as a new story time favorite.

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Interest Level Preschool - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Picture Books
Copyright 2020
Publisher Maverick Arts Publishing Ltd
Imprint Maverick Arts
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2020-04-07
Text Type Fiction
BISACS JUV002060, JUV019000
Dewey [E]
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 10.25 x 10.5
Lexile 530
Features Original artwork

Author: John Condon

John Condon lives in London where he's a creative director in a design agency. John's debut children's book, The Wondrous Dinosaurium, was shortlisted in the UK for the Children's Book Award.

Illustrator: Steve Brown

Steve Brown is a freelance children's illustrator from the Romney Marsh in Kent, England. Steve has a passion for character design and telling stories through illustration, he likes to use humor in his illustrations to make things fun for children and adults alike.