Mary Anning
(Book)

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Contributors
Matigot, Popy, 1993- illustrator.
Published
London, United Kingdom : Frances Lincoln Children's Books, [2021].
Format
Book
Status
John & Judy Gay Library - Picture Book
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Roy & Helen Hall Memorial Library - Picture Book
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Published
London, United Kingdom : Frances Lincoln Children's Books, [2021].
Physical Desc
1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.
Language
English

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Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references.
Description
Discover the life of Mary Anning, the first paleontologist, and daring fossil hunter. When Mary was little, her family was very poor. She used to help her dad to comb for shells and bones up high on dangerous cliffs. After receiving a book as a gift from a kind benefactor, Mary learned all about fossils. She continued to hunt for them and made the startling discovery of a complete skeleton of an ichthyosaur. Sadly, she wasn't allowed to study along with all the other men, but she carried on making her own discoveries-including dinosaur poo!-and advising the Geological Society when they needed help. It took a lifetime to receive recognition but we all remember her now as the mother of paleontology. This roar-some book features stylish and quirky illustrations and extra facts at the back, including a biographical timeline with historical photos and a detailed profile of the paleontologist's life.
Target Audience
3-6,Brodart.
Target Audience
P-1,Brodart.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Sánchez Vegara, M. I., & Matigot, P. (2021). Mary Anning . Frances Lincoln Children's Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel and Popy Matigot. 2021. Mary Anning. Frances Lincoln Children's Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel and Popy Matigot. Mary Anning Frances Lincoln Children's Books, 2021.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel, and Popy Matigot. Mary Anning Frances Lincoln Children's Books, 2021.

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