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When Dinosaurs Came with Everything


  • Dinosaur lovers will enjoy seeing their favorite creatures pictured and named, though the book’s appeal won’t just be for them.
    –Marge Loch-Wouters, School Library Journal
  • A loony idea is expressed perfectly in Small’s larger-than-life illustrations.
    — The New York Times, Julie Just
  • This well-balanced romp packs an outsize helping of humor.
    –Publishers Weekly


  • Carrick, Carol. Patrick’s Dinosaurs. Clarion, 1983. ISBN-13: 978-0618732753
  • Dodson, Peter. An Alphabet of Dinosaurs. Scholastic, 1995. ISBN-13: 978-0590464864
  • Edwards, Pamela Duncan. Dinorella: A Prehistoric Fairy Tale. Hyperion, 1997. ISBN-13: 978-0786803095
  • Grambling, Lois G. Can I Have a Stegosaurus, Mom? Can I? Please!? BridgeWater, 1995. ISBN-13: 978-0816733873
  • Hoff, Syd. Danny and the Dinosaur. HarperCollins, 1986. ISBN-13: 978-0064440028
  • Kellogg, Steven. The Mysterious Tadpole. Dial, 1977. ISBN-13: 978-0142401408
  • LaRochelle, David. The Best Pet of All. Dutton, 2004. ISBN-13: 978-0525471295
  • Nolan, Dennis. Dinosaur Dreams. Macmillan, 1990. ISBN-13: 978-0689718328
  • Schwartz, Henry. How I Captured a Dinosaur. Orchard, 1989. ISBN-13: 978-0531070284
  • Talbott, Hudson. We’re Back! Crown, 1987. ISBN-13: 978-0517589854
  • Whybrow, Ian. Sammy and the Dinosaurs. Orchard, 1999. ISBN-13: 978-0531303382
  • Willems, Mo. Edwina, the Dinosaur Who Didn’t Know She Was Extinct. Hyperion, 2006. ISBN-13: 978-0786837489
  • Wolf, Jake. Daddy, Could I Have an Elephant? Greenwillow, 1996. ISBN-13: 978-0688132941
  • Yolen, Jane. How Do Dinosaurs Say Good Night? Blue Sky/Scholastic, 2000. (And others in the “How Do Dinosaurs” series.) ISBN-13: 978-0590316811