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The Resource Last laughs : prehistoric epitaphs, J. Patrick Lewis and Jane Yolen ; illustrated by Jeffrey Stewart Timmins

Last laughs : prehistoric epitaphs, J. Patrick Lewis and Jane Yolen ; illustrated by Jeffrey Stewart Timmins

Label
Last laughs : prehistoric epitaphs
Title
Last laughs
Title remainder
prehistoric epitaphs
Statement of responsibility
J. Patrick Lewis and Jane Yolen ; illustrated by Jeffrey Stewart Timmins
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Macabre, ironic, and witty epitaphs share how prehistoric creatures like the terror bird, the woolly mammoth, and the T-rex met their demise. The ever-entertaining J. Patrick Lewis and the inimitable Jane Yolen offer a collection organized by era, with posthumous poems paired with short secondary text providing additional, factual information about each creature
Summary
Imagines humorous epitaphs for such prehistoric creatures as T. Rex, Terror Bird, and Velociraptor, noting how they may have stepped into a pothole, lost one of their feet on a cliff, or failed to fly
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
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10597154
Cataloging source
DLC
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Lewis, J. Patrick,
Dewey number
818/.602
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
880L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
PN6231.D65
LC item number
Y65 2017
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880
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 2
  • 5
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  • Yolen, Jane,
  • Timmins, Jeffrey Stewart,
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True
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  • Dinosaurs
  • Dinosaurs
  • Dinosaurs
  • Dinosaurs
Target audience
juvenile
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prehistoric epitaphs
Label
Last laughs : prehistoric epitaphs, J. Patrick Lewis and Jane Yolen ; illustrated by Jeffrey Stewart Timmins
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Before we begin -- Paleozoic Era -- Mesozoic Era -- Cenozoic Era -- Before we go
Control code
21272002
Dimensions
25 x 28 cm
Extent
31 pages
Isbn
9781580897068
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016009218
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(SKY)sky280497087
Label
Last laughs : prehistoric epitaphs, J. Patrick Lewis and Jane Yolen ; illustrated by Jeffrey Stewart Timmins
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Before we begin -- Paleozoic Era -- Mesozoic Era -- Cenozoic Era -- Before we go
Control code
21272002
Dimensions
25 x 28 cm
Extent
31 pages
Isbn
9781580897068
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016009218
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(SKY)sky280497087

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