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Title:
Apatosaurus
Author:
Landau, Elaine.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Children's Press, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
48 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 22 cm.
Summary:
Describes the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of the huge plant-eating apatosaurus and discusses theories on why it became extinct.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
770 Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 5.0 0.5 1623.

Reading Counts RC 3-5 3.9 3 Quiz: 23373 Guided reading level: L.
ISBN:
9780516204345

9780516264899
Format :
Book

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Summary

Ideal for today's young investigative reader, each A True Book includes lively sidebars, a glossary and index, plus a comprehensive "To Find Out More" section listing books, organizations, and Internet sites. A staple of library collections since the 1950s, the new A True Book series is the definitive nonfiction series for elementary school readers.


Author Notes

Elaine Landau Elaine Landau has received her Bachelor's in English and Journalism and her Master's in Library and Information Sciences. She has written over 185 books, most of them non-fiction children's books on subjects such as earth science, planets, the supernatural, dinosaurs, ancient civilizations, ecology and contemporary issues.

Landau's books have won the American Association for the Advancement of Science: "Science Books and Film" Best Children's Science Booklist, as well as The New York Public Library Books for the Teenage, the New Jersey Institute of Technology Award and VOYA's Nonfiction Honor List.

(Bowker Author Biography)


Elaine Landau Elaine Landau has received her Bachelor's in English and Journalism and her Master's in Library and Information Sciences. She has written over 185 books, most of them non-fiction children's books on subjects such as earth science, planets, the supernatural, dinosaurs, ancient civilizations, ecology and contemporary issues.

Landau's books have won the American Association for the Advancement of Science: "Science Books and Film" Best Children's Science Booklist, as well as The New York Public Library Books for the Teenage, the New Jersey Institute of Technology Award and VOYA's Nonfiction Honor List.

(Bowker Author Biography)


Table of Contents

A Plant-eating Giantp. 5
Who Was Apatosaurus?p. 8
How Apatosaurus Livedp. 19
Feeding Timep. 27
Dinosaur National Monumentp. 31
Our Changing Worldp. 38
To Find Out Morep. 44
Important Wordsp. 46
Indexp. 47
Meet the Authorp. 48
A Plant-eating Giantp. 5
Who Was Apatosaurus?p. 8
How Apatosaurus Livedp. 19
Feeding Timep. 27
Dinosaur National Monumentp. 31
Our Changing Worldp. 38
To Find Out Morep. 44
Important Wordsp. 46
Indexp. 47
Meet the Authorp. 48

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