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Magic Tree House #01: Dinosaurs Before Dark

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MARY POPE OSBORNE is the author of the New York Times number one bestselling Magic Tree House series. She and her husband, writer Will Osborne (author of Magic Tree House: The Musical), live in northwestern Connecticut with their three dogs. Ms. Osborne is also the coauthor of the companion Magic Tree House Fact Trackers series with Will, and with her sister, Natalie Pope Boyce.

SAL MURDOCCA has illustrated more than 200 children's trade and text books. He is also a librettist for children's opera, a video artist, an avid runner, hiker, and bicyclist, and a teacher of children's illustration at the Parsons School of Design. Sal lives and works in New York with his wife, Nancy.

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Synopsis:

Jack and Annie's very first fantasy adventure in the bestselling middle-grade series—the Magic Tree House!

Where did the tree house come from?

Before Jack and Annie can find out, the mysterious tree house whisks them to the prehistoric past. Now they have to figure out how to get home. Can they do it before dark . . . or will they become a dinosaur's dinner?

Visit the Magic Tree House website!

MagicTreeHouse.com

About the Author

*  Mary Pope Osborne grew up in the military, and by the time she was fifteen had lived in Oklahoma, Austria, Florida and four different army posts in Virginia and North Carolina.

* After graduating from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in the early 1970's, Mary traveled all over Europe, and spent the first six weeks of her trip living in a cave on the island of Crete.  She then joined up with a group of European young people and traveled in rickety vans through sixteen Asian countries, including Iraq, Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan, India and Nepal.

* She was a bartender, an acting teacher, a waitress, a travel agent, a window dresser, and a medical assistant — all before becoming an author!  Now she is the author of many highly acclaimed picture books, early chapter books, middle-grade biographies, and young adult novels.

* In February 1993, Mary was elected the 27th president of the Author's Guild, the oldest, most established organization for writers in the United States.

* Mary her husband Will spilt their time between an apartment in Greenwich Village, New York and a cabin in Pennsylvania.  They own a terrier named Bailey, who sleeps on the top of Mary's desk every day while she writes!  

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survivor5675, November 29, 2012 (view all comments by survivor5675)
my grandson loves everything about dinosaurs
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Product Details

ISBN:
9780679824114
Author:
Murdocca, Salvatore
Author:
Murdocca, Sal
Illustrator:
Murdocca, Salvatore
Author:
Mary Po
Author:
Park, Barbara
Author:
pe Osborne
Author:
Roy, Ron
Author:
Boyce, Natalie Pope
Author:
Sharmat, Marjorie Weinman
Author:
Osborne, Will
Author:
Various
Publisher:
Random House Children's Books
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Children's fiction
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Picturebooks
Subject:
Readers - Beginner
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Subject:
Animals - Dinosaurs
Subject:
Dinosaurs
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Fiction - Fantasy
Subject:
Animals - Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Creatures
Subject:
Action & Adventure - General
Subject:
Time travel
Subject:
Magic
Subject:
School & Education
Subject:
Activity Books
Subject:
Humorous Stories
Subject:
Children s-Adventure Stories
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Quality
Series:
A Stepping Stone Book(TM)
Series Volume:
01
Publication Date:
19920731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 3 up to 7
Language:
English
Illustrations:
BLACK and WHITE
Pages:
80
Dimensions:
7.8 x 5.4 x 1 in 4 lb
Age Level:
05-08

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"Synopsis" by , Jack and Annie's very first fantasy adventure in the bestselling middle-grade series—the Magic Tree House!

Where did the tree house come from?

Before Jack and Annie can find out, the mysterious tree house whisks them to the prehistoric past. Now they have to figure out how to get home. Can they do it before dark . . . or will they become a dinosaur's dinner?

Visit the Magic Tree House website!

MagicTreeHouse.com

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