Hadrosaurus: The Duck-Billed Dinosaur

by Rob Shone

Illustrations by Terry Riley

Life during the Cretaceous period is hard. Even while under the protection of the herd, a young hadrosaurus faces constant danger, whether from a ravenous quetzalcoatlus, a forty-foot crocodile, or a terrifying tornado. Background information about Hadrosauridae. Fossil evidence. Size comparisons. Glossary. Index. Full-color photographs and illustrations.

ISBN: 9781435885912

JLG Release: February 2010

JLG Member Price

Out of Stock

Graphic Novels Elementary

Grades 2-6


14 books / $17.05 a book

  • Book Details




    Print Book





    Page Count


    Trim Size

    9" x 11"

    Dewey Classification


    Accelerated Reader

    Level: 4.8, Points: 0.5

    Scholastic Reading Counts

    Level: 6.3, Points: 2


    Level: GN810L


    Narrative nonfiction.

    Author/Illustrator Biographies

    Rob Shone is the author of numerous graphic-nonfiction titles, including Muhammad Ali: The Life of a Boxing Hero, Earthquakes, and a previous JLG selection, Tyrannosaurus: The Tyrant Lizard.

    Terry Riley says, "I have always worked across a broad spectrum of subjects, from cartoons to wildlife, and have enjoyed the challenges of creating work for TV, film, marketing, and even ceramics, as well as publishing --and I still do. I work from my home studio in the Pennines [in England]. I am married and have two daughters. "

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