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Build it! make it! Dinosaurs

Unplug dino fans to become young engineers, and make awesome prehistoric dinosaurs that move!

Title:Build it! Makeit! Dinosaurs


Format:270x210mm, PB 96pages 

Publication Date:January 2023


Age:7-11+ (interest level)

 The third book in our best-selling Build it! Make it! series, Dinosaurs! Rob Ives is a genius at engineering models that move, entertain and give hours of fun for everyone. Make...


A flying pterosaur glider

A snapping Spinosaurus grabber 

A smashing Ankylosaurus, with a swinging tail. 

A Brachiosaurus with a bending neck


...and much more. Over 20 prehistoric projects, using recycled materials and easy-to-find craft supplies, will offer hours of fun. Use the QR codes to download templates to make the projects and to view videos of the amazing dinosaurs in action!. Simple step-by-step instructions and photographs make each project easy to follow. Bite-size dino facts and vibrant illustrations accompany each project. It’s set to be a bookshelf favourite for all dino fans!

Includes QR codes to download templates and view videos of the amazing working models!

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The Author

Rob Ives is a UK-based designer and paper engineer. He began making cardboard models as a maths and science teacher, then was asked to create two books of models. His published titles include Paper Models that Rock! and Paper Automata. He is also the author of Build It! Make It! Super Engineer and Build It! Make It! Mini Battle Machines,recent titles from Beetle Books. He specializes in paper animations and projects, and often visits schools to talk about design technology and demonstrate his models.

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