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Tyrannosaurus Rex (True Books: Dinosaurs)

by Elaine Landau

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In the dinosaur world, Tyrannosaurus rex is the superstar. Elaine Landau’s Tyrannosaurus rex (ages 7-9) is a typical example of specialized non-fiction, describing the characteristics and habits of the massive flesh-eating dinosaur, as well as theories about why it became extinct. From the table of contents to the glossary and index, the significant facts of Tyrannosaurus rex are presented clearly and directly, and the reading and interest level are appropriate for the primary audience, children ages 7-9. The illustrations with prominent captions clarify and extend the text. Elaine Landau’s Tyrannosaurus rex is a basic meat and potatoes non-fiction title, with a just the facts ma'am approach which will satisfy most young dino-fanatics. ( )
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Ideal for today's young investigative reader, each A True Book includes lively sidebars, a glossary and index, plus a comprehensive "To Find Out More" section listing books, organizations, and Internet sites. A staple of library collections since the 1950s, the new A True Book series is the definitive nonfiction series for elementary school readers.

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Describes the characteristics and habits of the massive flesh-eating dinosaur, as well as theories about why it became extinct.

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