DK findout! Dinosaurs

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Discover dynamic dinosaurs with this children's book full of photographs and illustrations, fascinating facts, and engaging challenges--from the creators of, DK's free online resource for kids.

Did you know that Tyrannosaurus rex could swallow up to 500 pounds of meat at once? Or that the skull of a Pachycephalosaurus was at least 20 times thicker than other dinosaur skulls? Find out why!

Perfect for young science lovers who want a highly visual reference book to increase their dino knowledge, DK findout! Dinosaurs is sure to wow even the most knowledgeable dinosaur fans. Inside, author Andrea Mills breaks down what dinosaurs are and what makes them so fascinating.

With this DK findout! book, you will:

- Go back to the land before time to meet the dinosaurs
- Visit the prehistoric world to see what dinosaurs ate, where they lived, and how they went extinct
- Learn which time period your favorite dinosaur lived in and which classification it belongs to
- Discover which animals today are descended from dinosaurs and how fossils are made
- Hear from real-life paleontologist Dr. Kenneth Lacovara how he discovered the super-massive sauropod Dreadnoughtus in Argentina
- Fold out the cover for a dinosaur quiz, timeline of discoveries, and time-period guide
- and find out much, much more!

The DK findout! series of kids books helps children become experts on their favorite nonfiction subjects, from sharks and ancient civilizations to space, coding, and cutting-edge technology. Learn more about dinosaurs--and everything else--at, the award-winning free educational website.

Publication Date: 
September 6, 2016