ABBEY'S BOOKSELLER PICK ----- This is the perfect book for the budding palaeontologist in your life! It introduces the prime fossil sites in Australia, and explains the type of creatures that once lived there, and that have left their remains behind. From megafauna in the Naracoorte Caves of South Australia to the Thunderbirds of Alcoota in the Northern Territory, this is a survey of ancient life. With maps, fact boxes, photographs and excellent paleo-artist illustrations (as well as pronunciation guides) this will enthral primary aged fossil hunters (and perhaps their parents as well!) Lindy Jones
Ever met a thingadonta or seen a fangaroo? What about a gigantic titanosaur or a mighty diprotodon? Come on an Aussie fossil adventure and explore prehistoric life down under. Discover amazing animals unique to Australia.
Danielle Clode, the award-winning author of Prehistoric giants: the megafauna of Australia, takes you to the best fossil sites so you can learn about the incredible animals that once roamed this ancient land.
This exciting new title from Museums Victoria Publishing includes the following:
Maps and guides to Australia's most amazing fossil sites Stunning illustrations of dinosaurs, megafauna and other incredible animals Fascinating facts about animal behaviour and biology