Glide through the air with pterodactyls or hunt for prey with the massive Tyrannosaurus Rex in this prehistoric adventure! Aspiring archaeologists will love this trip back in time as they learn about the anatomy, instincts, and habitats of the massive reptiles that used to walk the Earth. Detailed illustrations and color photographs—combined with tabs, folds, acetates, and wheels—bring the dinosaurs to life as curious children learn from this interactive book. The tactile elements on every page make Discovery Plus: Dinosaurs& Other Prehistoric Creatures a hands-on experience that will keep children entertained and engaged.
Douglas Palmer, a science writer based in Cambridge, England, has written over 20 books on fossils and Earth history. Most recently, has co-authored The Whole Story: Evolution (Thames & Hudson, 2015). He also works as a communications officer for the Sedgwick Museum, University of Cambridge, and as a lecturer for the University of Cambridge Institute of Continuing Education.
Mark Ruffle was born near Bristol in 1973. He graduated from the University of the West of England with a degree in Graphic Design in 1995. After leaving college Mark worked as a visualizer, then in 1997 started working for Oxford University Press as an Art Buyer. Mark has been freelancing since 2000 and has enjoyed working for a wide variety of clients including Aardman, producing illustrations for Flash. He has designed and illustrated web content for the BBC to accompany television programs such as Hustle, Holby City and Bleak House. Mark works in Adobe Illustrator and is equally happy drawing illustrations for books, packaging, advertising or animation.