Harry and the Dinosaurs Roar to the Rescue! by Ian Whybrow

Harry and the Dinosaurs Roar to the Rescue!

Written by Ian Whybrow
Part of the Harry and the Dinosaurs Series

5+ readers   
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Wonderfully humourous illustrations coupled with a fun storyline sees Harry and his bucketful of dinosaurs run to the rescue when he discovers someone he knows has been robbed. Harry is an endearing character that boys and girls all love.


Harry and the Dinosaurs Roar to the Rescue! by Ian Whybrow

Harry thinks he's too old for his bucketful of dinosaurs but they have other ideas. He looked after them when he was little and now they're determined to stick by him ...for life. And Harry is not the only one who's got a lot bigger! When a mysterious set of plastic dinosaur cards appear on his key-ring, Harry soon finds that he can call on an army of Back-Up Dinosaurs. It only takes a rub with his finger to call up some Monster-sized muscle! When Harry hears that Mr. Oakley has been robbed by a nasty crook, he hopes that he and his friends - Jack, Charlie and Siri - can solve the crime. And after a night-time visit from a grateful Spinosaurus, Harry discovers that he now has a whole pocketful of back-up...

About the Author

Ian Whybrow

Ian Whybrow recently gave up his job as a teacher to become a full time writer. The most important thing to him in his writing is that it reads aloud brilliantly and that there is something in it for everyone - young and adult readers as well. He is the author of the Harry series of books and the Books for Boys Series, all published by Hodder.

Ian Whybrow is a hugely popular children's writer with over a hundred books to his name, including the bestselling Harry and His Bucket Full of Dinosaurs series. His picture books for Macmillan include The Christmas Bear and the Say Hello series.

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128 pages
Interest Age: From 6


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Puffin Books an imprint of Penguin Books Ltd

Publication date

6th January 2011




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