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"Gualicho takes a bite out of the ornithopod’s back as it runs away from her, causing it to stumble and fall. She jumps on top of the body and rips open its neck with her teeth. The ornithopod becomes still and limp.

Satisfied, Gualicho begins to feast. But, after only two bites, she senses something is wrong. She lifts her head and sees a Mapusaurus making its way toward h
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ebook, 396 pages
Expected publication: October 8th 2019 by I Know Dino
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Lis Carey
Sep 08, 2019 rated it really liked it
This book is organized in sections, one for each continent, with stories and facts about a selection of the dinosaurs found on that continent. Each section contains several brief stories about a probable typical day in the life of a member of that species of dinosaur, based on what we know about it and its environment, followed by basic facts about that type of dinosaur. After several such stories plus facts, each section has several "just the facts" summaries about additional dinosaurs from tha ...more
Jena Henry
Aug 27, 2019 rated it really liked it
I’ve been enjoying time slip and time travel books lately, and I would say a book about dinosaurs qualifies as a step back in time- back to the Mesozoic Era, between 200 plus and 65 MILLION years ago. This book by author Sabrina Ricci makes facts about dinosaurs approachable and readable.

Fifty dinosaurs are featured in special stories, which are like “A day in the life of a dinosaur”. Readers are treated to pleasant and easy to understand tales about the locale and type of creature. All types of
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Richard Southworth
Aug 17, 2019 rated it really liked it
I received an ARC of this book in exchange for a review. The book is a series of fact profiles for new dinosaurs described between 2014 and 2018, with 50 of the dinosaurs also getting short stories of them going about their business in their natural environment, be it eating, mating or playing. These stories are an effective way of teaching the reader about these animals; they are varied enough to never feel repetitive, and incorporate what evidence is available from fossils (e.g. injuries to th ...more
Serrine Dickson
Sep 09, 2019 rated it it was amazing
A Creative spin on delivering dinosaur facts.


As a dinosaur enthusiast it is nice to read a book that take a fictional spin on delivering the facts about the newest dinosaur discoveries. There are 50 fictional pieces created for dinosaur discoveries over the years, as well as links on where to find out more information. The links to the papers and articles is included at the end of the book if you want to dive into more scientific detail as well.



It was a quick lighthearted read and is suitable f
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Truly
Sep 07, 2019 rated it it was amazing
If you love dinosaurs you will love 50 Dinosaur Tales  by Sabrina Ricci . Ricci goes into great detail with 50 dinosaurs all based on science. You will learn about the plants around them and how they interact with others in their environment. Sabrina Ricci  also has a weekly podcast that fans are sure to love. *I received a complimentary copy from RABT Book Tours and the author in exchange for an honest and unbiased review.*
Thom Whyte
Sep 16, 2019 rated it really liked it
This was a lovely book blending both a fictional story about dinosaurs while using facts about them to teach the subject.

I'd love to see more of these stories in smaller editions which would maybe make them more appealing to not just adults but to a younger audience.
Destiny Brown
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Jul 12, 2019
Sabrina Ricci
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RABT Book Tours: 50 Dinosaur Tales by Sabrina Ricci 1 1 Sep 09, 2019 04:51AM  
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Sabrina Ricci is a writer and podcaster (and dinosaur enthusiast). Every week she talks about dinosaurs at https://iknowdino.com. She also has a blog about indie publishing, at https://digitalpubbing.com.