Amazing Dinosaurs

dougal-dixons-amazing-dinosaurs-the-

Children of all ages (including adults) are fascinated with dinosaurs.  As my little granddaughter is studying them, I have found that what I read to my children and learned with them isn’t current or correct today.  For instance, a brontosaurus isn’t The creature thought to be a brontosaurus is an apatosaurus.  Paleontology is on ongoing science and new fossils are constantly being uncovered.  What I thought was a flying dinosaur is now considered a flying lizard and had no feathers at all.

Amazing Dinosaurs by Dougal Dixon, has great pictures and short descriptions of dinosaurs that are easy to understand — even for grandmas!  It was published in 2000 so the information is fairly recent.  It is well categorized with good background.  An excellent non-fiction for children!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This blog is kept spam free by WP-SpamFree.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.