How the Dinosaur Got to the Museum (Hardcover)

By Jessie Hartland, Jessie Hartland (Illustrator)
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Description


Acclaimed author/illustrator Jessie Hartland presents the fascinating 145-million-year journey of a dinsoaur: a Diplodocus longus, from its discovery in 1923 in Utah to its arrival in the hallowed halls of the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C.

About the Author


JESSIE HARTLAND is the author and illustrator of "Clementine in the City" and the illustrator of "The Perfect Puppy for Me" and "Drawing with ""S""cissors," both by Jane O'Connor. She designs ceramics, windows, and lots of other wonderful things. Jessie got the idea for "Night ""S""hift" when she was decorating windows at Barney's many moons ago. She lives with her family in New York City and Bellport, Long Island.
www.jessiehartland.com

JESSIE HARTLAND is the author and illustrator of "Clementine in the City" and the illustrator of "The Perfect Puppy for Me" and "Drawing with ""S""cissors," both by Jane O'Connor. She designs ceramics, windows, and lots of other wonderful things. Jessie got the idea for "Night ""S""hift" when she was decorating windows at Barney's many moons ago. She lives with her family in New York City and Bellport, Long Island.
www.jessiehartland.com

Praise For…


"Brilliantly simple and effective, this is an excellent addition to any elementary collection.- SLJ, starred review
"The overall elicited emotion is awe--both for the passage of time and for the steps required to bring a simple hunk of stone to the fifteenth person: you." -- BOOKLIST, starred review

"Clearly this is a fun concept with a lot of different applications one can work with and the first in the series is a true keeper...Consider this a greatway to bridge the past and the present for your kids." -- Elizabeth Bird, A Fuse #8 Production

Top Ten Sci-Tech Books for Youth for 2010 Booklist
"With exhaustive, dizzying detail, this picture book travels through time and across the world to look at how a seven-ton sphinx made its way from ancient Egypt to a museum." -- Booklist

Product Details
ISBN: 9781609050900
ISBN-10: 1609050908
Publisher: Blue Apple Books
Publication Date: October 11th, 2011
Pages: 40
Language: English