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The Mine-O-Saur

The Mine-O-Saur

by Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen Illustrated by David Clark

A group of dinosaurs is happily playing in the school yard when...oh no! Here comes the Mine-O-Saur! He snatches all the toys. He grabs all the snacks at snack time. He hoards the blocks during recess. And all the while he yells "MINE, MINE, MINE!" But soon enough, no one wants to play with him. What will it take for the Mine-o-saur to realize that what he really wants are friends? And then, will the other dinosaurs ever welcome him back?

Dinosaurs are always a popular subject with young readers, and with its subtle lesson of sharing, The Mine-O-Saur is also a delicious twist on a classroom comedy. David Clark's uproarious triceratops and stegosauruses will tickle the funny bone of readers young and old.

4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Interest Level
Grades PreK - 3
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Number of Pages
Comedy and Humor

About the Author and Illustrator

Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen
David Clark

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