This title is suitable for ages 8 to 12 years. The dinosaurs of the Cretaceous period come to life in this expandable accordion book that provides a 3-D view of more than a dozen prehistoric creatures. Beautiful, scientifically accurate illustrations include the stars of the dinosaur world, including the three-horned Triceratops and the huge carnivore Tyrannosaurus Rex, as well as the lesser-known Styracosaurus, or spiked lizard, with horns sprouting from its head and neck. A 16-page guide to the Cretaceous period and its dinosaurs is also included.
Joan Elizabeth Sommers is a book designer and writer. She lives in Chicago. John Sibbick is an acclaimed illustrator of dinosaurs whose prehistoric reconstructions have appeared in numerous books, including "The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Dinosaurs," " The Kingfisher Illustrated Dinosaur""Encyclopedia," " My Favorite Dinosaurs," "Prehistoric Life," ""and "The Rise of the Vertebrates."