This is the fascinating story of Mary Anning, probably the world's best known fossil-hunter. As a baby, Mary was struck by lightening, then as a little girl she found a fossilised sea monster, the most important prehistoric discovery of its time. The spectacular tale of a little girl who dared to be different and who followed her dreams will inspire young children - especially those who love dinosaurs!
Laurence Anholt has written over seventy books, many in collaboration with his wife Catherine. A number of these are published by Orchard, including most recently 'Babies Babies Babies'. Laurence writes for a wide range of ages and is one of the most popular and versatile children's authors working today.
Tony Ross is one of the most highly r...More about Laurence Anholt
Roger McGough was a member of the group Scaffold in the 1960s when he contributed poems to the Penguin title The Mersey Sound, which has since sold over a million copies and is now available as a Penguin Classic. He has published many books of poems for children and adults, and b...More about Sheila Moxley