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Here Comes Destructosaurus!

Written by Aaron Reynolds & illustrated by Jeremy Tankard
Published by Chronicle Books
3.75 / 7.0
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Goodreads Rating - 3.4 / 5.0
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Watch the unstoppable destructive force of a raging temper tantrum! Tremble at the enormous mess and disrespectful roaring! Despair as no amount of scolding can stem the heedless fury! Someone is heading for a time-out, Mister! Anyone who has witnessed (or been) a toddler in the throes of a full-blown fit will delight in this clever book’s moviemonster rampage, and may just come away from it with a bit more sympathy for toddler and caregiver.

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The Book Snob Mom
Mom of boys. Lover of Harry Potter, Jane Austen and believes one can never own too many children's books!
3.75 / 7.0

In the realm of dealing with anger, this book is mostly a mom frustratedly giving one instruction or reprimand to no avail, realizing she’s misunderstood the dinosaur’s/little boy’s intentions followed by an immediate return to poor behavior on both sides.

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Book Topics › poor behavior
Children's Books About Poor Behavior
Book Topics › tantrums
Children's Books About Tantrums
Book Topics › manners and etiquette
Children's Books About Manners And Etiquette
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Who Wrote Here Comes Destructosaurus!

Aaron Reynolds
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Aaron Reynolds is a New York Times–bestselling author of many highly hilarious books for kids, including Carnivores; Chicks andSalsa; Joey Fly, Private Eye; the Caldecott Honor book CreepyCarrots!; Nerdy Birdy; and its follow-up, Nerdy Birdy Tweets. He lives in the Chicago area with his wife, two kids, four cats, and between three and ten fish, depending on the day.

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Who Illustrated Here Comes Destructosaurus!

Jeremy Tankard

Jeremy Tankard is the author and illustrator of wonderful and silly books for children. He grew up in South Africa, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Canada. He currently resides in Toronto.

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Publication Date:
April 1, 2014

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