Journey to prehistoric Earth, starting in the present and  zipping back 100s of millions of years to discover all the weird and wonderful creatures that used to roam the planet

Dinosaurs, Megalodons and Other Fascinating Creatures of the Deep Past

The perfect book for dinosaur lovers!“A pleaser for fans of all things big, toothy, and extinct.” (Kirkus Reviews)

Journey backwards to prehistoric Earth, starting in the present and zipping back hundreds of millions of years, stopping in frozen ice ages, lush prehistoric rainforests, and ancient oceans along the way.


Bold illustrations allow children to discover fascinating creatures, including hungry dinosaurs and enormous mammoths. Infographics reveal the secrets of Earth’s geology and environments, linking ancient creatures and places to our own time and to some of the major issues facing societies right now, such as climate change, deforestation, and extinction events.



Author: Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld

Illustrator: Julius Csotonyi

  • Hardcover: 48 pages
  • Age Range: 7 – 11 years
  • Publisher: What on Earth Books (3 Sept. 2019)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1912920050
  • ISBN-13: 978-1912920051
  • Product Dimensions: 22.9 x 0.6 x 29.2 cm