Learn about the five-eyed Opabinia and the Four-toed Horse. Speculate about the life of the Jamaican Long-tongued Bat. Discover the fate of the beautiful Quagga. But don't look for any dinosaurs in this book. There aren't any! Millions of creatures other than dinosaurs are now extinct. In their true alphabet book tradition, Pallotta and Masiello present 26 of the most extraordinary inhabitants that once roamed our Earth. The accurate text and illustrations are filled with unusual and amusing insight that will satisfy fans of all ages.