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Author Skeers, Linda, author.

Title Dinosaur lady : the daring discoveries of Mary Anning, the first paleontologist / words by Linda Skeers ; pictures by Marta Álvarez Miguéns.

Publication Info. Naperville, IL : Sourcebooks Explore, [2020]


Location Call No. Status
 Avon Free Public Library - Children's Department  ELEMENTARY NUTMEG 2022 SKEERS    DUE 11-02-21
 Avon Free Public Library - Children's Department  J 92 ANNING    Check Shelf
 Berlin-Peck Memorial Library - Children's Department  J 920 ANNING    Check Shelf
 Bloomfield, McMahon Wintonbury Library - Children's Department  J-B ANNING    Check Shelf
 Bloomfield, Prosser Library - Children's Department  J-B ANNING    Check Shelf
 Bloomfield, Prosser Library - Children's Department  J-B ANNING    Check Shelf
 Bristol, Main Library - Children's Nutmeg Collection  JB ANNING    Check Shelf
 Bristol, Manross Branch - Children's Department  JB ANNING    Check Shelf
 Burlington Public Library - New Children's Books  NUTMEG JB ANNING    Check Shelf
 Canton Public Library - Children's Department  NUTMEG J BIN HISTORICAL SKEERS    DUE 10-15-21

Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Note Nutmeg Book Award nominee, Grades 2-4 Elementary, 2022.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary "As a kid, Mary Anning loved hunting for fossils with her father. One day, that hobby led to an unexpected discovery: the skeleton of a creature no one had never seen before! Mary had unearthed a dinosaur fossil, the first to ever be discovered. Her find reshaped scientific beliefs about the natural world and led to the beginning of a brand new field of study: paleontology. For the rest of her life, Mary continued to make astonishing finds and her fossils are displayed in museums all across the world! The daring discoveries of Mary Anning not only changed the scientific world, but also helped change people's attitudes towards women scientists. Dinosaur Lady is a beautiful and brilliant picture book that will enlighten children about the discovery of the dinosaurs and the importance of women scientists."-- Provided by publisher.
Audience Ages 4-8 Sourcebooks Explore.
Grades 2-3 Sourcebooks Explore.
Subject Anning, Mary, 1799-1847 -- Juvenile literature.
Women paleontologists -- England -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Fossils -- Juvenile literature.
Anning, Mary, 1799-1847. (OCoLC)fst00270223
Fossils. (OCoLC)fst00933164
Women paleontologists. (OCoLC)fst01178258
England. (OCoLC)fst01219920
Genre/Form Biographies. (OCoLC)fst01919896
Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Added Author Álvarez Miguéns, Marta, 1976- illustrator.
ISBN 9781728209517 (hardcover)
172820951X (hardcover)
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