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Author Collins, Ailynn, 1964- author.

Title David digs with the dinosaur hunter / by Ailynn Collins ; illustrated by Eva Morales.

Publication Info. North Mankato, Minnesota : Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint, [2022]
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 Nichols Juvenile Fiction  J COLLINS    AVAILABLE
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Description 64 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
Series Smithsonian historical fiction.
Note Ages 8-11 Stone Arch Books
Grades 4-6 Stone Arch Books
710L Lexile
Study Program Accelerated Reader MG 4.7 1 515327
Note Accelerated Reader MG 4.7 1 515327
Audience Ages 8-11 Stone Arch Books
Grades 4-6 Stone Arch Books
Summary In their long journey from San Francisco to Lusk, Wyoming, in 1889, David (Siu-Long) Wong and his parents have encountered terrible prejudice because they are Chinese immigrants; but here they are given a job at John Bell Hatcher's paleontological excavation digging up dinosaur bones, including an eight-foot long Triceratops skull, and David becomes fascinated by dinosaurs and resolves to become a paleontologist. Includes historical note on J.B. Hatcher.
Subject Hatcher, J. B. (John Bell), 1861-1904 -- Juvenile fiction.
Paleontological excavations -- Wyoming -- Juvenile fiction.
Triceratops -- Juvenile fiction.
Dinosaurs -- Juvenile fiction.
Chinese -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile fiction.
Paleontology -- Juvenile fiction.
Lusk (Wyo.) -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile fiction.
Genre Historical fiction.
Added Author Morales, Eva, illustrator.
ISBN 9781663911841 lib. bdg.
9781663921369 (paperback)
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