Mary Anning and the Great Fossil Discoveries

Illustrator: Jordi Bayarri

Binding: Paperback

Imprint: Graphic Universe - Lerner Publishing Group

Book 6 of Graphic Science Biographies Series

Age 10+

Science & Technology: General Interest Comic Strip Fiction / Graphic Novels

Explore famous scientists' breakthrough ideas and their personal stories through a graphic novel approach

Mary Anning made some of the most notable fossil discoveries of the nineteenth century. Her uncovering of ichthyosaur remains, plesiosaurus remains, and more expanded people's knowledge of prehistoric life. This graphic biography follows Anning from her early life in a family of fossil hunters in a coastal British town to her years as a collector who impacted scientific research and understandings of the past.


Jordi Bayarri is a freelance comic-book artist based in Valencia, Spain.

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