What's So Special About Coelophysis?


Children (and grown-ups!) can learn all the latest fascinating facts about dinosaurs in this brand new book series. One of the oldest dinosaurs discovered to date, Coelophysis (SEE-low-FY-sis) is also one of the most thoroughly researched, as thousands of fossils were unearthed together in one bone bed. Discover how fast Coelophysis could move with the Speed-o-Meter, how terrifying it was on the Scary Scale, and which of today's animals it most resembles, in this fully illustrated book.

Like every book in this non-fiction series, What's so Special about Coelophysis? is packed with fully palaeontologist-approved facts and stats that will give you all the dinosaur information that you could possibly want: . Setting the Scene explains how the time of dinosaurs the Mesozoic era was divided up and when Coelophysis lived . The Hometown section discusses Coelophysis fossils, where they were first discovered and by whom . Head straight to the Vital Statistics page to find out about Coelophysis' size and how it compares to objects and things from your life today . Dedicated pages where you'll learn all about Coelophysis' teeth, diet, speed, scariness and habitat, and munch, munch more! On top of all of that (and for the cheats out there!), at the back of the book you'll find 'The Best Bits!' which pulls together all of the key knowledge you'll need to convince your friends, parents and teachers that you're a bone-a-fide dinosaur expert!

By: Nicky Dee

Pages: 32

Format: Softcover

Dimensions & Weight: 240x215x14mm, 200g approx