The Kingfisher First Dinosaur Picture Atlas

The Kingfisher First Dinosaur Picture Atlas

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This is the perfect first atlas series for young children, illustrated by Smarties Award winning artist Anthony Lewis. The atlases are ideal for use at home and at school.The atlas is organized by continent, and each map is illustrated with colourful pictorial icons showing the different dinosaurs and prehistoric creatures that lived there. Feature spreads then detail one or more of the dinosaurs from that area, giving an in-depth look at the animals that made their home there. Each map includes a simple numbered and lettered grid.show more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Hardback | 48 pages
  • 240 x 305 x 11mm | 702g
  • Pan MacMillan
  • Kingfisher Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • full-colour artwork illustrations throughout
  • 0753414449
  • 9780753414446
  • 1,220,385

About David Burnie

David Burnie studied zoology and botany at the University of Bristol in England, and has worked as a nature reserve ranger and biologist. He has written and contributed to many award-winning books and multimedia titles, and has acted as a consultant and scriptwriter for many natural history programmes. He is an avid birdwatcher, botanist and bughunter. Anthony Lewis has illustrated more than 250 children's books worldwide. His bright, imaginative style, paying great attention to detail, produces fun, accurate illustrations that children love.show more

Review quote

"David Burnie: In 2005, KFK Endangered Planet was nominated for the Aventis Prizes for Science Books Junior Prize. In 2002, Kingfisher Illustrated Dinosaur Encyclopedia was shortlisted for the same award. Anthony Lewis: In 2004, Atticus the Storyteller's 100 Greek Myths was nominated for the Blue Peter Book Award. In 1997, he won the Smarties Gold Award for The Owl Tree. Anthony's work has also been short-listed for the Sheffield Book Award twice."show more

Table of contents

4 World of the dinosaurs; 6 Where dinosaurs lived; 8 Canada map; 10 Canada feature spread; 12 USA map; 14 Dinosaur trap in Utah; 16 Dinosaur nest in Montana; 18 North American dinosaurs; 20 Central and South America map; 22 Dinosaur hunters in Argentina; 24 South American dinosaurs; 26 Europe map; 28 Dinosaur herd in Belgium; 30 European dinosaurs; 32 Africa map; 34 Dinosaur defence in Tanzania; 36 African dinosaurs; 38 Asia map; 40 Dinosaur fight in Mongolia; 42 The feathered dinosaurs of Liaoning; 44 Australia map; 46 Index.show more