Lists and Suggestions for Kids

List: Dinosaurs

Bardoe, Cheryl.

In this take on "The Ugly Duckling," a tyrannosaurus rex is hatched in a nest of ducklings...

Barton, Byron.

In prehistoric days there were many different kinds of dinosaurs, big and small, those with spikes a...

Berkner, Laurie.

Dinosaurs eat, rest, roar, and march, making the earth flat. ...

Blackstone, Stella.

A child dreams of being one dinosaur among many. Includes notes on dinosaur species mentioned in the...

Browne, Christopher.

When Marlo wakes up from his afternoon nap, he spots something curious ... His investigation brings ...

Cyrus, Kurt.

Follows the life of a giant prehistoric sea turtle. ...

DePaola, Tomie.

When a dinosaur hatches from the egg that Little Grunt brought home for dinner, Mama and Papa Grunt ...

Esbaum, Jill.

Provides practical advice for a young dinosaur when a baby brother arrives, such as the good news th...

Greathouse, Carol.

With the strength of an Iguanodon and the speed of a Utah Raptor, lasso-tossing, Pleiosaurus-riding ...

Hall, Algy Craig.

A cumulative story finds a hungry dinosaur munching and crunching and searching for lunch until his ...

Knapman, Timothy

A little boy tries to persuade his mother that dinosaurs don't have bedtimes. ...

Litwin, Eric.

Groovy Joe is a fun-loving dog with a tub full of ice cream--which he shares with his unexpected din...

Liu, Siyuan.

Even though the school children think Gus the dinosaur bus is a great way to get to school, his size...

MacDonald, Suse.

Turn the die-cut pages to discover colorful shapes, which come together to reveal a creature from lo...

Pett, Mark.

When a lizard hatches from the egg Leonard finds in the park, he names it Buster and takes it all ar...

Preston-Gannon, Frann.

It's hard work being a farmer--and even harder running a DINOSAUR FARM! Children will love spen...

Strathie, Chae.

"After a trip to the museum, Max writes a letter to his favorite dinosaur, the mighty T. Rex-- ...

Thomson, Bill.

"When a boy and his dog go for a hike, the boy trips on a fossil, and it comes to life, reveali...

Ward, Lindsay.

When his best friend, Jack, leaves him behind at the doctor's office, Dexter T. Rexter panics. ...

Yolen, Jane.

Also available in Hoopla. At first, the dinosaurs try to bring home all manner of wild beasts, but i...