Never Follow a Dinosaur
by Alex Latimer
Sally and Joe are convinced that the mysterious footprints they have discovered must belong to a dinosaur! Could it be?
Join them as they follow the clues to find out… But wait—what if Sally and Joe are right? What if it really is a dinosaur?
This clever, cumulative caper from quirky and hilarious Alex Latimer is a joy to read aloud. With bold visual storytelling, this intriguing mystery will test readers’ deductive reasoning from start to finish.
Publication Date: 9/1/2016
Page Count: 32
Size: 10-1/2″ x 9-1/4″
Age Range: 4 – 8
F&P: GRL L, Gr 2, Genre F
Themes: Assumptions and Expectations, Deduction, Cumulative Stories
BISAC 1: JUV002060 JUVENILE FICTION / Animals / Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Creatures
BISAC 2: JUV013070 JUVENILE FICTION / Family / Siblings
BISAC 3: JUV019000 JUVENILE FICTION / Humorous Stories
“A goofy romp with a very lovable dinosaur at its center that never loses its (very small) footing.” ―Kirkus Reviews
“A fun, absurd tale about two children with big imaginations.”―School Library Journal
“Coming up with clues and imagining the possibilities are very humorous and the illustrations are sure to appeal to young readers.” ―Mrs. Knott’s Book Nook blog
Alabama Camellia Award (Nominee, Grades K-1)―Alabama Department of Education, 2017-2018