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Dinosaur Lady:The Daring Discoveries of Mary Anning - Alder & Alouette
Dinosaur Lady:The Daring Discoveries of Mary Anning - Alder & Alouette

Dinosaur Lady: The Daring Discoveries of Mary Anning, the First Paleontologist | Ages 4 to 8 years

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Mary Anning loved scouring the beach near her England home for shells and fossils. She fearlessly climbed over crumbling cliffs and rocky peaks, searching for new specimens. One day, something caught Mary's eye: Bones. Dinosaur Bones. Mary's discoveries rocked the world of science and helped create a brand-new field of study: paleontology.

But many people believed women couldn't be scientists, so Mary wasn't given the credit she deserved. Nevertheless, Mary kept looking and learning more, making discoveries that reshaped scientific beliefs about the natural world.

Educational backmatter includes a timeline of Mary Anning's life and lots of fantastic fossil facts.

 

DETAILS

  • Dinosaur Lady: The Daring Discoveries of Mary Anning, the First Paleontologist
  • Written by Linda Skeers and Illustrated by Marta Álvarez Míguens.
  • Published by Sourcebooks Explore, July 7, 2020.
  • Ages 4 to 8 years
  • 0.5" H x 10.2" L x 10.4" W (1.2 lbs) 40 pages
  • Hardcover