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  • Published: 31 January 2014
  • ISBN: 9781448187409
  • Imprint: Andersen Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 32

I'm Sure I Saw a Dinosaur




An irresistible seaside romp from the prize-winning team behind the bestselling Who's in the Loo?

"One foggy, groggy morning
By the salty, splashy sea
I'm sure I saw a dinosaur
And I'm sure that he saw me."

But there's more to this story than meets the eye. Can there really be a dinosaur at Sandy Bottom End? Or is someone up to something...

  • Pub date: 31 January 2014
  • ISBN: 9781448187409
  • Imprint: Andersen Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 32

About the Authors

Jeanne Willis

Jeanne Willis is an award-winning children's author and scriptwriter. She had her first picture book published by Andersen Press at the age of 21, and since then she has won the Silver Medal Smarties Prize (Tadpole's Promise), the Nasen Special Needs Award (Susan Laughs), the Sheffield Children's Book Award (Who’s in The Loo) and the Red House Children's Book Award (Bottoms Up). Jeanne has also worked on scripts for TV, including Polly Pocket and The Slow Norris, and a pilot TV series for Dr Xargle. She lives in North London with her husband.

Adrian Reynolds

Adrian Reynolds was born in South Wales, and after studying at Swansea College of Art and later at Cambridgeshire College of Art and Technology, Adrian worked at Heffers Children's Book Shop before beginning to write and illustrate his own picture books.

Adrian's very first books were published in 1997 and since then he has published more than forty titles, including the hugely popular Harry And The Bucketful Of Dinosaurs series, written by Ian Whybrow. He has won the Red House Picture Book Award and the Sheffield Children's Book Award.


Praise for I'm Sure I Saw a Dinosaur

“The perfect pairing . . . A lovely story to read aloud.”

Sally Morris, Daily Mail

“Lively and fun rhyming tale...The illustrations are great (and the) colours are bright and enticing with large, clearly defined faces.”

The Bookbag

“The damp English chill is almost palpable in Reynolds's outdoor scenes, as is the nearly unstoppable momentum of a crowd's folly.”

Publisher's Weekly

“Great fun and brilliant to read aloud. -HIGHLIGHT OF THE SEASON”

The Bookseller

“Read aloud favourite from the bestselling team.”

The Bookseller

“A very funny story with vivid pictures.”

Primary Times

“A fine, amusing, carefully crafted book and all with those superb colours, wonderful.”

The School Librarian

“The rhyming text and brightly colored full-spread illustrations are definite attention grabbers and make for an entertaining read-aloud.”

Starred Review, Library Media Connection, US

“An ideal book for bedtime...Heavily rhythmical, wonderfully rhyming text, and vibrant, funny illustrations”

Booktrust


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