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Prehistoric Masters of Literature (Hardcover) (Saskia Lacey)

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Read classic literature from the eyes of the dinosaurs, and learn about the literary greats through humorous, prehistoric mashups and fun, dinosaur-themed facts.

Jurassic Classics: The Prehistoric Masters of Literature mixes prehistoric dinosaur humor with some of the great names of literary history to teach the classics in a fun and inviting way for children of all ages. The first book in a new series,The Prehistoric Masters of Literature, features an assortment of well-known, classic authors, such as the Bronte sisters, Jane Austen, and William Shakespeare, all under the guise of favorite dinosaur mashups (i.e. the "Brontesaurus" sisters).The Prehistoric Masters of Literature features a brief "dino" biography of each author, with real facts intertwined and modified to fit with the prehistoric theme. Each biographical spread also includes a short mini book of one of the author's classic novels, glued into the last pages. For instance, an abridged version of Wuthering Swamp Heightsis included alongside the Brontesaurus sisters' biography. With the timeless popularity of dinosaur subjects for children, this new series is sure to engage and delight, as well as teach children about famous figures in history.

Number of Pages: 1
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: History / General, People + Places / General, Biography + Autobiography / Literary
Series Title: Jurassic Classics
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Quarto Pub Group USA
Age Range: 9-12 years
Author: Saskia Lacey
Language: English
Street Date: April 1, 2016
TCIN: 50613298
UPC: 9781633220980
Item Number (DPCI): 248-09-2778
$14.95

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