Dinogirl : The Story of a Girl and a Dinosaur

5 (1 rating by Goodreads)
By (author) 

Free delivery worldwide

Available. Dispatched from the UK in 3 business days
When will my order arrive?


Meet 12-year-old Clarissa Koos, a young paleontologist from California who inspired this story. In 2013, on a dig in Montana, "Clarissasaurus" was found. Learn how this dinosaur was named in honor of Clarissa, who continues to work on the discovery from excavation to the lab work, preparing the fossils for display at the Burke Museum in Seattle.show more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Paperback | 36 pages
  • 216 x 280 x 3mm | 145g
  • Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
  • United States
  • English
  • colour illustrations
  • 1514236052
  • 9781514236055

About Denise Porcello

Denise Porcello has been a teacher more than 20 years. She lives in Massachusetts with her husband, two daughters and a retired greyhound. Denise enjoys traveling, reading and science. Denise was inspired to write Dinogirl: The Story of a Girl and a Dinosaur after meeting Clarissa Koos at the DIG Field School for teachers in Hell Creek, Montana in 2014. She hopes this book inspires all young scientists, especially girls, to follow their hearts.show more

Rating details

1 ratings
5 out of 5 stars
5 100% (1)
4 0% (0)
3 0% (0)
2 0% (0)
1 0% (0)
Book ratings by Goodreads
Goodreads is the world's largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. We're featuring millions of their reader ratings on our book pages to help you find your new favourite book. Close X