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The Girl and the Dinosaur

Written by Hollie Hughes & illustrated by Sarah Massini
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Jan 14, 2020
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3-6
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This evocative, beautifully illustrated picture book celebrates one girl’s limitless imagination, perfect for fans of the Fan Brothers.

Anything is possible and nothing’s as it seems . . .

In a town by the seaside, Marianne is often seen digging for buried treasure on the beach. One day, she finds the most wonderful treasure of all–a dinosaur skeleton!

That night, Marianne makes a wish upon a star that her dinosaur will come to life. She wishes it with all her heart–and it comes true. Together, Marianne’s adventures with her new friend are limited only by their imagination.

This enchanting picture book will take you on a magical journey far beyond the page.

What Kind of Book is The Girl and the Dinosaur

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Beautiful imagery and creative rhyming.

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Who Wrote The Girl and the Dinosaur

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Hollie Hughes

Hollie Hughes finds much of her work taking place in schools—both as a visiting author, and as a literacy consultant. Previously a youth worker and higher education lecturer, she also runs writing workshops for children and adults. She lives in the United Kingdom with her family. www.holliehughes.com • @holliejhughes (Twitter)

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Who Illustrated The Girl and the Dinosaur

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Sarah Massini

Sarah Massini is the illustrator of more than a dozen children’s books, including <i>Tulip Loves Rex</i>, <i>Books Always Everywhere</i>, <i>Love Always Everywhere</i>, and <i>Trixie Ten</i>. She lives in the United Kingdom.

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Hollie Hughes's Book Dedication

For Sam, Nathan and Charlotte

Sarah Massini's Book Dedication

For Eve

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Book Details

ISBN:
9781547603220
Publication Date:
January 14, 2020
Text Details:
Typeset in Landa
Illustration Details:
Art created with watercolor, pencil, printed pattern collage, and Photoshop.
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
2019020794
ASIN/ISBN 10:
1547603224

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