How Do Dinosaurs Say Good Night? by Jane Yolen


How Do Dinosaurs Say Good Night? by Jane Yolen

A playful peek into the homes of dinosaur babies and their parents at bedtime. 'How does a dinosaur say good night when Papa comes in to turn off the light? Does a dinosaur slam his tail and pout? Does he throw his teddy bear all about?' Most certainly not! Dinosaurs give their mums and dads big hugs and kisses, tuck their tails in and whisper, 'Good night!' Brimming with humour and familiar good-night antics, here is a playful peek into the homes of dinosaur children and their parents at bedtime. Mark Teague uses a variety of perspectives in his dramatic, full-page pictures of tyrannosaurus rexes, triceratopses, and pteranodons


Praise for 'How Do Dinosaurs Say Good Night?': 'The message is useful...while the illustrations have detail and characterisation to savour.

's Book of the Week, The Sunday Times Praise for 'How Do Dinosaurs Get Well Soon?': 'Children will find these poorly dinosaurs and their families really funny... The full-page illustrations are fantastic, too.'

'This is an ingenious book that will get your little ones behaving perfectly when they're ill.'

& You 'A perfect get-well book.

'How Do Dinosaurs Eat Their Food?': 'This combines an enchanting rhyme with retro-looking illustrations.'

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About the Author

Born and raised in New York City, Jane Yolen now lives in Massachusetts. The distinguished author of more than 250 books, Jane Yolen has many creative talents, and when she is not writing spends her time composing songs and working as a professional storyteller. Jane is also the busy wife of a university professor, the mother of three grown children and a grandmother.

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32 pages
Interest Age: From 2


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Publication date

6th January 2003



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