Danny and the Dinosaur

 
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Danny and the Dinosaur
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Co-Authors / Illustrators
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Age Range
4+
Release Date
October 03, 2007
ISBN
9780064440028
Danny loves dinosaurs. When he sees one at the museum and says, "It would be nice to play with a dinosaur," a voice answers, "And I think it would be nice to play with you." So begins Danny's and the dinosaur's wonderful adventure together!

This edition contains altered illustrations, but not the later recolored ones.

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Fun and Easy
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5.0
Plot/Characters/Writing Style 
 
5.0
Illustrations/Photos (if applicable) 
 
5.0
A fun book for beginners to sink their teeth into.

The Story:
The Dinosaur has a friend named Danny and he can't figure out why Danny goes to school and he can't. So, one day, he follows him. He participates in various class activities - most having to do with dinosaurs. In the end, the dinosaur learns that school is actually fun.

What I loved:
It's very cute. The images are bright and colorful and done in a very childlike way. The writing is as simple as it should be for kids at this reading level. It's for the beginners - age four and up - and that's the perfect age range for it. Any book that shows school is a fun light is good in my opinion. The dinosaur shows kids that learning is fun.

What was just okay:
With this one, there wasn't really anything I didn't like so I can't answer this.

Final Verdict:
A fun learning tool with a not so hidden message that resonates with children.
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