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Dinosaurs Before Dark (Magic Tree House (R) #1) (Paperback)

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By Mary Pope Osborne, Sal Murdocca (Illustrator)
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This is book number 1 in the Magic Tree House (R) series.

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Magic Tree House was my favorite series as a kid. I loved following the wild and fun travels of Jack and Annie, as well as the mysterious Morgan le Fay. "The tree house spun faster and faster. Then everything was still. Absolutely still." Enjoy!

— Lucy Barsness

Description


The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system!

Where did the tree house come from?

Before Jack and Annie can find out, the mysterious tree house whisks them to the prehistoric past. Now they have to figure out how to get home. Can they do it before dark…or will they become a dinosaur’s dinner?

Did you know that there’s a Magic Tree House book for every kid?

Magic Tree House: Adventures with Jack and Annie, perfect for readers who are just beginning chapter books
Merlin Missions: More challenging adventures for the experienced reader
Super Edition: A longer and more dangerous adventure
Fact Trackers: Nonfiction companions to your favorite Magic Tree House adventures

Have more fun with Jack and Annie at MagicTreeHouse.com!

About the Author


MARY POPE OSBORNE is the author of the New York Times number one bestselling Magic Tree House series. She and her husband, writer Will Osborne (author of Magic Tree House: The Musical), live in northwestern Connecticut with their three dogs. Ms. Osborne is also the coauthor of the companion Magic Tree House Fact Trackers series with Will, and with her sister, Natalie Pope Boyce.

SAL MURDOCCA has illustrated more than 200 children's trade and text books. He is also a librettist for children's opera, a video artist, an avid runner, hiker, and bicyclist, and a teacher of children's illustration at the Parsons School of Design. Sal lives and works in New York with his wife, Nancy.


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Product Details
ISBN: 9780679824114
ISBN-10: 0679824111
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
Publication Date: July 28th, 1992
Pages: 80
Language: English
Series: Magic Tree House (R)