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Dinosaurs Go Green!

A Guide to Protecting Our Planet
By Laurie Krasny Brown (Trade Paperback, 2009)
"Every little thing you do to take care of our Earth makes a difference!"

Beloved author/illustrator team Marc and Laurie Krasny Brown tackle the important, timely subject of environmental protection and preservation in this classic Dino Tales: Life Guides for Families picture book, now reissued with a new title and fresh cover design. Kids will learn easy, practical ways to give back to the earth from these friendly, familiar dinosaur characters, including how to conserve natural resources, find new uses for old things, the ins-and-outs of recycling, tips for planting a tree, and much more. Originally published as Dinosaurs to the Rescue! in 1994, this eco-friendly picture book is now printed on recycled paper with nontoxic soy inks.
  • Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
    • Format: Trade Paperback

    • Price: $7.99 US/$8.99 CAN

    • ISBN-13: 9780316044035

    • On Sale Date: 04/01/2009

    • Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

    • Imprint: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

    Formats Available: Trade Paperback

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"Every little thing you do to take care of our Earth makes a difference!"

Beloved author/illustrator team Marc and Laurie Krasny Brown tackle the important, timely subject of environmental protection and preservation in this classic Dino Tales: Life Guides for Families picture book, now reissued with a new title and fresh cover design. Kids will learn easy, practical ways to give back to the earth from these friendly, familiar dinosaur characters, including how to conserve natural resources, find new uses for old things, the ins-and-outs of recycling, tips for planting a tree, and much more. Originally published as Dinosaurs to the Rescue! in 1994, this eco-friendly picture book is now printed on recycled paper with nontoxic soy inks.

Laurie Krasny Brown is an author, educator, and parent committed to providing answers to the questions children have. She has written many books, including the popular Dino Tales: Life Guides for Families series, illustrated by her husband, Marc Brown.

Marc Brown is the creator of the bestselling Arthur Adventure book series and co-developer of the children's PBS television series, Arthur. He has also created a second book series, featuring D.W., Arthur's little sister, as well as numerous other books for children. Marc Brown lives with his family in Tisbury, Massachusetts, on Martha's Vineyard.
  • "Inherent humor [and] a carefully distilled text make this a forceful environmental guide for the youngest readers - and listeners." (Publisher's Weekly).

  • "An ideal and upbeat way to introduce the problems in our environment." (Horn Book).

  • "In this latest foray into social issues, [Laurie Krasny Brown and Marc Brown] present major environmental problems with such practical, easy, and entertaining solutions that children will be enthusiastic from the very beginning... This author/illustrator team knows precisely how to hit the mark for young readers, and their newest venture is no exception." (School Library Journal).

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Dinosaurs Go Green!
  • Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
  • Price: $7.99 US/$8.99 CAN
  • Pages: 32
  • Physical Dimensions: 9-1/8" x 8-3/4"
  • ISBN-13: 9780316044035
  • On Sale Date: 04/01/2009
Dinosaurs Go Green!