Dinosaurs Life Size by Darren Naish


Dinosaurs Life Size by Darren Naish

Packed with incredible facts and stunning images, Dinosaurs Life Size brings to life the most terrifying, infamous and fascinating dinosaurs from land, sea and air. This lavishly illustrated book takes an in-depth look at their true size, combining life-size images of their bones, claws, horns and teeth with amazing statistics on height, weight, speed, lifespan and habitat. The book also compares dinosaurs to humans, animals and everyday objects to give a true representation of the scale of these awe-inspiring creatures. Featuring 4 stunning gatefolds, a useful timeline, a fun-filled quiz and over 100 full-colour images, Dinosaurs Life Size provides a thrilling guide to some of the most intriguing creatures ever to roam the earth.

About the Author

Palaeontologist Darren Naish specializes in dinosaurs and is based at the University of Portsmouth. He has published many popular books on prehistoric animals, such as Great Dinosaur Discoveries (University of California Press), Encyclopedia of Dinosaurs and Prehistoric Life (DK) and Walking with Dinosaurs: The Evidence (BBC), the highly acclaimed accompaniment to the TV series Walking with Dinosaurs. He has also been involved with several children's books on prehistoric animals.

More books by this author

Other Formats

Book Info


96 pages
Interest Age: 8-12


Darren Naish
More books by Darren Naish


Publication date

24th August 2010



You give me age appropriate ideas of books I can read and buy for the children and find out what other children their age think of them too.

Katie Lonsdale

It has introduced my children to books we hadn’t come across before. Real children’s reviews gives a great insight into what others think to

Lorraine Woods

I love finding new books to read. My mummy and me look at the new ones coming out. I have written reviews of some of them!

Jessica Cobbin – age 7

LoveReading4Kids is a modern and creative way of emphasising the value and importance of books in this digital age #booksforlife

Amrit Bunet – Teen

This company is amazing; not only is it is a great opportunity to get books and review them but everyone is so friendly and supportive!

Jemma Rubens, age 10

It’s really exciting to read and review new books, thrilling to see my reviews online and I love finding the final published copies on sale.

Sam Harper – age 10

I love Lovereading as it provides an honest opinion and showcases a range of fiction. Suited to both parents & kids alike, it’s a must-use.

Georgie Rowe – age 16

We love Lovereading4kids because they put books in front of us we wouldn’t otherwise have read. They make us more adventurous readers!

Emily Jacques

Lovereading 4 schools