One cold morning, Tom finds something strange on the beach in a tangle of seaweed. He carries it back to the lighthouse to show his grandfather. His grandfather realizes it is an egg, but what sort of egg? They decide to keep it warm and see what happens.
One morning, Tom notices a crack and, much to his surprise, a baby dinosaur emerges from the shell! Tom’s egg was a dinosaur egg. Day by day the dinosaur grows bigger and bigger and bigger until he becomes a bit of a problem. What will Tom do? Find out in this wonderful adventure story about a boy, an egg, an unusual pet and an epic journey.
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IAN BECK is a familiar name to the Doubleday/Corgi lists with his previous successful picture books. A freelance illustrator for over twenty years (including such notable artwork as the record cover for Elton John's Yellow Brick Road album), Ian turned to writing and illustrating children's books on the birth of his own first child.Review:
"Friendship, adventure and a happy ending!" Prima Baby and Pregnancy "Pure fun" The Times "With themes of heroism, bravery and empathy, this is an ideal reading book for younger readers to be shared or enjoyed alone" -- Louise Ellis-Barrett writeaway.org.uk "Ian Beck's intelligent tale is lined up with the authors own exciting comic strip style story-telling" South Wales Argus "Ian Beck's delightful illustrations and his clear, simple text will make this book a favorite for children from age 4-7 while much younger children will relish having the story read to them and sharing the pictures" The School Librarian
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Book Description Corgi, 2008. Book Condition: Very Good. Ships from the UK. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Bookseller Inventory # GRP96720411
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Book Description Corgi, 2008. Book Condition: Good. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP92913266
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Book Description Corgi, 2008. Taschenbuch. Book Condition: Sehr gut. 32 Seiten kleine Lagerspuren am Buch, Inhalt einwandfrei und ungelesen, Versand spätestens am nächsten Werktag 237934 Sprache: Englisch Gewicht in Gramm: 150. Bookseller Inventory # 133985