Synopses & Reviews
Keep your brain from becoming petrified with this exciting new kit. Build the T. Rex
will take you back into the Mesozoic era to discover the mysterious age of the dinosaurs. Have fun while learning, and see the T. rex like you never have before, with colorful illustrations, fascinating facts about dinosaurs, and finally building your very own model from the ground up. Everything you need to build a T. rex is right here, ready to assemble at home or to take on the go.
— This unique set includes a 32-page book full of colorful illustrations and intriguing facts about dinosaurs, plus 49 slotted pieces to build a three-dimensional dinosaur.
— Journey to a land before time to learn everything you need to know about these favorite land giants.
Build the T. Rex offers a unique building and learning experience as you meet the popular dinosaur face-to-face.
About the Author
(born 1975) is a British vertebrate palaeontologist, science writer and technical editor with an M. Phil. and Ph.D. from the University of Southampton, UK. He works mostly on Cretaceous dinosaurs and pterosaurs, but has an avid interest in all things tetrapod: he has been blogging at Tetrapod Zoology since 2006. His doctoral work on was on the basal tyrannosuaroid theropod Eotyrannus, a dinosaur that, together with colleagues, he named in 2001.
Naish's research is widely reported in the news media and he has appeared on British television. He has published extensively in academic publications and written several childrens titles as well as popular books including the highly acclaimed BBC Walking with Dinosaurs: The Evidence (2000, with David Martill), produced to accompany the TV series. In 2010, he published The Great Dinosaur Discoveries as sole author.