Synopses & Reviews
Following in the footsteps of the groundbreaking Alphablock and Countablock, Dinoblock features thick pages cut into the shapes of dinosaurs! Readers will be introduced to more than 20 different kinds of dinos via die-cuts of their unique silhouettes and the illuminating comparisons to familiar things from a young childandrsquo;s world. I stretch high like the ladder on a fire truck. I am a Brachiosaurus. As children touch the pages, they have a chance to guess the dinosaur and appreciate the uniqueness of its silhouette. A final gatefold delivers a roundup of all the dinos included. This hands-on approach, delivered in colorful pages by hip British design team Peskimo, makes for an immersive, age-appropriate introduction to a favorite topic of childhood.
andquot;The age-appropriate new vocabulary and the clever design will prompt hours of study by aspiring paleontologists; the sturdy construction ensures the book will survive them.andquot;
Dinosaurs! A prehistoric touch-and-feel book!
Dinosaurs are adored by the toddler set and this multiple touch-and-feel novelty book will place these ancient creatures directly into young reader's hands.
Now dino fans everywhere can explore this colorful collection of dinosaurs as sharp teeth chomp and feathery wings soar, spiky tails swing, and pop-up dinosaurs roar!
With dino-centric touch-and-feels on every page, oversized flaps, a dino-sized pop-up, and a gatefold reveal at the end of the book, Dinosaurs! will have kids of all ages roaring for more!
About the Author
is a seasoned publisher, editor, and creator of childrenandrsquo;s books. He currently runs Chronicleandrsquo;s Handprint imprint and the SmartInk packaging company. A born-and-raised New Yorker, Franceschelli lives with his family in Brooklyn.
Peskimo is a husband-and-wife illustration and design team. They live in Bristol, England.