Dinosaur Rescue! by Ms. Penny Dale

The Good Book Guide logo The Good Book Guide Review. A truck is stuck on a crossing and a train is speeding towards it! Help is coming, as dinosaurs in a helicopter, police car and fire engine rush to prevent the accident. This is part of the popular series that includes Dinosaur Dig! and Dinosaur Zoom! Its two perennially popular subjects, dinosaurs and rescue vehicles, give it great appeal. (Ages 2–5)
~ Andrea Rayner


Dinosaur Rescue! by Ms. Penny Dale

When a crew of builder dinosaurs break down on a level crossing, they know the only thing they can do to save themselves is to call Dinosaur Rescue! In no time at all, help is on its way, but will the Dinosaur Rescue team get there in time to stop the train?

About the Author

Penny Dale (Author, Illustrator) Penny Dale is an internationally-known, best-selling children's book artist and author and has sold more than 4 million books, with editions in over 20 languages. Her much-loved picture book Ten in the Bed sold over a million copies worldwide. Her other titles have also met with great success: Bet You Can't and Once There Were Giants were included in the UK SATS booklist for many years, and Once There Were Giants was chosen as one of the Guardian's Best Children's Books Ever last year. Rosie's Babies (also written by Martin Waddell) won the Best Book for Babies award and was also shortlisted for the Kate Greenaway Medal in 1990. Penny is married, has one grown up daughter and a grandson and lives in South Wales.

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32 pages


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Publication date

9th January 2014



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