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Build the T. Rex

By Darren Naish
Illustrated by Galia Bernstein, Mark Ruffle

See the T. Rex like never before, with colourful illustrations, fascinating facts about dinosaurs and by building your very own T. Rex skeleton.

With this unique interactive guide, you’ll build a model of a Tyrannosaurus rex and learn fascinating facts about all kinds of dinosaurs. How did T. Rex use its massive jaws and bullet-shaped teeth to attack prey? How did smaller predatory dinosaurs team up to attack larger ones? Which dinosaur could sprint at speeds of up to 60 km/h? Discover the answers to all these questions and more as you build the T. Rex!

  • Learn about the mighty T. Rex and discover the other amazing creatures of the Mesozoic Era with this chunky book-and-model set.
  • Clear illustrations and lively, accessible text bring to life the incredible world of the dinosaurs.
  • Follow simple step-by-step instructions to build a fabulous 76cm-long model of a T. Rex.

About the author

Darren Naish is a vertebrate paleontologist who has appeared on British television. He has written several children's titles as well as the highly acclaimed Walking with Dinosaurs: The Evidence, produced to accompany the TV series. Mark Ruffle graduated from the University of the West of England with a degree in Graphic Design in 1995. He has been freelance since 2000 and has enjoyed working for a wide variety of clients including Aardman Animation and the BBC. Galia Bernstein studied illustration at Parsons School of Design. She now works with clients including Candlewick Press, Franklin Watts, Ladybird Books, Sterling Publishing, Pearson, OUP, Scholastic and Macmillan.

About the illustrator

Mark Ruffle was born near Bristol in 1973. He graduated from the University of the West of England with a degree in Graphic Design in 1995. After leaving college Mark worked as a visualiser, then in 1997 started working for Oxford University Press as an Art Buyer. Mark has been freelancing since 2000 and has enjoyed working for a wide variety of clients including Aardman, producing illustrations for Flash. He has designed and illustrated web content for the BBC to accompany television programmes such as Hustle, Holby City and Bleak House. Mark works in Adobe Illustrator and is equally happy drawing illustrations for books, packaging, advertising or animation.

ISBN: 9781760651398
Imprint: Walker Books Australia
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Hardback
Release Date: November 1, 2018
Dimensions: 182 x 353mm, 32pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $29.99
New Zealand RRP: $32.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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