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The fossil girl: Mary Anning's dinosaur discovery

The fossil girl: Mary Anning's dinosaur discovery

Brighton, Catherine

The story of 10-year-old Mary Anning, who discovered the first complete fossil of an Ichthyosaur, is presented in comic-strip approach for young children. It includes historical detail and summarises Mary Anning's life and her contribution to science

Paperback, Book. English. Children's stories. Fiction 5+. General. Biographical fiction.
Published London: Frances Lincoln Children's, 2007
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Statement of responsibility: Catherine Brighton
ISBN: 1845077326, 9781845077327
Intended audience: Juvenile.
Note: Originally published: London: Frances Lincoln; Brookfied, Conn.: Millbrook, 1999.
Physical Description: [27] p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 27 cm.
Subject: Paleontology History 19th century Pictorial works Juvenile fiction.; Anning, Mary, 1799-1847 Pictorial works Juvenile fiction.

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Book Level: 4
Interest Level: LY
Points: 0.5
Quiz Number: 210843


Brighton breathes life into a wonderful story.