When Naomi Burman-Shine’s sons showed an interest in dinosaurs and made constant requests to own a pet, she decided to begin the Stonely series. Written in a captivating and enjoyable style, Stonely’s Pet Dinosaur will appeal to children who are learning to read, and is sure to become a bedtime favourite in every home.
Stonely’s Pet Dinosaur follows Stonely, a determined young cave boy, in his quest to find the perfect pet dinosaur. Accompanied by his ever supportive dad, Stonely sets off on a journey to Jet’s Pets Seaside Shop, where he meets a roaring red dino that is sure to impress his friends. Along the way, the young cave boy is faced with challenges and tricky problems to solve, ultimately learning the importance of determination.
In this charming story, which is illustrated by the brilliant Callum Graham, Naomi Burman-Shine introduces the concept of perseverance to young children through her delightful characters and enjoyable rhythm and rhyme. Stonely’s Pet Dinosauris fun for children and adults to read aloud, and is pitched perfectly at young children who are discovering the value of working hard to achieve goals.