Allysaurus & the First Day of School by Richard Torrey
  

Allysaurus & the First Day of School

Written by Richard Torrey
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Allysaurus & the First Day of School by Richard Torrey

You can call her Ally-SAURUS! When Ally roars on to her first day at schooI, she hopes she'll meet lots or other dinosaur-mad kids in class. Instead, she's the only one chomping her food with fierce dino teeth and drawing dinosaurs on her nameplate. Even worse, a group of would-be 'princesses' snubs her! Will Ally ever make new friends? With its humorous art, appealing heroine, and surprise ending, this fun picture book celebrates children's boundless imagination.

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A little girl with a dino-sized imagination joins, and learns to get along with, other kids with their own particular styles on the first day of school. Ally's a young girl who knows what she likes: dinosaurs. In fact, her scribbly black-and-white figure is surrounded by crayoned pink spines running down her head and back to her tail, and her feet have pink claws. But will she meet any other dinos at school? 'I think you're going to make a lot of new friends,

imaginations to overcome their first

interests are just as prominent: a group of

(whose yellow gowns and crowns are overlaid atop their school

About the Author

Richard Torrey is an author, artist, and editorial cartoonist. He has written and illustrated seven books, including the popular Beans Baker series for Random House and the three book series Almost, Why?, and Because for HarperCollins. He has also illustrated dozens of books for Simon & Schuster, Golden Books, McGraw Hill, and Scholastic; had his art published in Highlights magazine, KidCity, and Inside Sports; and created a successful line of greeting cards for Recycled Paper Greetings. Richard lives with his wife and children in Shoreham, NY. You can learn more about Richard at: richardtorreystudioscom.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
32 pages

Author

Richard Torrey
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Publisher

Sterling an imprint of Sterling Publishing Co Inc

Publication date

5th May 2015

ISBN

9781454911791


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