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Dinosaurs And Dinner Ladies

By John Dougherty
Illustrated by Tom Morgan-Jones

This is a funny and brilliant debut collection from the author of the bestselling Stinkbomb and Ketchup-Face series.

There once was an enormous lion Whose name was Miserable Ryan, A beast both furious and wild, Whose favourite food of all was – child! What’s the REAL reason the dinosaurs died out? Can anyone rescue Class 3 from the wild dinner-ladies? And what will happen when Class 2M meet a lion?

  • Debut collection of funny, child-centred poems from a well-known fiction author.
  • Wide variety of poems, including riddles and puzzles.
  • Witty illustrations by top children’s cartoonist.

About the author

John Dougherty is a Northern Irish writer who now lives in Gloucestershire. He worked as a primary school teacher until 2004, when he became a full-time author. His first book, Zeus on the Loose, was shortlisted for the Branford Boase Award, and he is the author of the hugely popular Stinkbomb and Ketchup-Face books for primary-age children. John is chair of the UK Children’s Writers and Illustrators Group of the Society of Authors.

About the illustrator

Tom Morgan-Jones is an award-winning illustrator based in Cambridge. His work is widely exhibited and internationally published, from children’s books and magazines to satirical board games. His books for children include Mangy Mummies and Gory Gladiators in the Awfully Ancient series, five titles in the Short Sharp Shakespeare series and The Unlikely Outlaws by Philip Ardagh.

ISBN: 9781910959565
Imprint: Otter-Barry Books
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: November 1, 2016
Dimensions: 129 x 198mm, 96pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $16.99
New Zealand RRP: $18.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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