The Awesome Adventure by Rex Stone
  

The Awesome Adventure

Written by Rex Stone
Illustrated by Mike Spoor

5+ readers   

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Discover the awesome secret of Dinosaur Cove and journey back to the prehistoric with Jamie and Tom. There are three exciting adventures in this book plus an eye that blinks at you every time you go near the book! Are you ready for the most awesome adventures ever? Here you'll meet the enormous quetzalcoatlus, the stampeding edmontosaurus, and not forgetting the lightning quick carnivorous velociraptor. Follow the boys into their secret world, but don't look back ... there might be something watching you! This beautifully produced edition is the perfect gift for dinosaur fans everywhere!

Synopsis

The Awesome Adventure by Rex Stone

In 'Flight of the Winged Serpent' Jamie and Tom have to save their dino friend, Wanna, when an enormous flying quetzalcoatlus mistakes him for one of its chicks. In 'Stampede of the Giant Reptiles' a meteor hits the earth causing the a herd of edmontosaurs to charge to their certain doom unless the boys can stop them, and in 'Catching the Speedy Thief' Jamie, Tom and Wanna pit their wits against the lightning quick velociraptor, with its razor sharp teeth!

Reviews

What every dinosaur-mad child has been waiting for-a young fiction series that really knows its Tyrannosaurus from its Triceratops. The Guardian

Dinosaur Cove ... has the potential to follow a Rainbow Magic-style trajectory. The slick, desirable packaging makes this stand out from the crowd. The Bookseller

Dinosaur Cove rules! Tom, aged 8

About the Author

Rex Stone is the pseudonym used by Working Partners, the creators of Rainbow Magic and other successful series like Animal Ark.

Illustrator Mike Spoor grew up in Northumberland and it was during holidays to the Lake District with his grandparents that he first found a love for drawing. After attending Art College and working as a landscape architect Mike trained as a teacher. He moved to Australia and spent his time flying all over the country to run ceramics workshops. Now, after swapping ceramics for illustration, Mike is back in England and has illustrated many hundreds of books. He considers himself a craftsman rather than a ‘serious’ artist because he is best at drawing scratchy unfinished humorous ideas.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
240 pages

Author

Rex Stone
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Author's Website

www.dinosaurcove.co.uk

Publisher

Oxford University Press

Publication date

4th August 2011

ISBN

9780192789914

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