Out on 24 June 2021

A Dinosaur Ate My Sister

Pooja Puri

Illustrated by Allen Fatimaharan
Ages 6-8
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24 June 2021
9781529070682
300 pages
Synopsis

A Dinosaur Ate My Sister is the first book selected in the Marcus Rashford Book Club.

'The perfect story to escape into and find adventure. Pooja is super talented and I'm a big fan!' - Marcus Rashford MBE

This brilliantly illustrated, laugh-out-loud, wacky adventure through time by Pooja Puri is the perfect blend of The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy and Jurassic Park.

Before you start reading, there are a few things you should know:

1. I, Esha Verma, am a genius inventor extraordinaire.
2. There is nothing I cannot invent. This includes words.
3. I did not mean to send my sister back to the Age of the Dinosaurs. That was HER OWN FAULT (Mum and Dad, if you’re reading this, please take note).

Esha Verma, her snotty apprentice Broccoli and his cunning pet tortoise have a dream. They are going to win the legendary Brain Trophy – the ultimate inventing prize. This year's entry: A TIME MACHINE.

But the day before the competition, Esha's IGNORAMUS big sister hijacks the time machine and is lost in the Cretaceous age.

With help from a new recruit for The Office of Time, Esha and Broccoli will have to face hungry dinosaurs, mysterious black holes and malfunctioning inventions to get them back in time.

The perfect story to escape into and find adventure. Pooja is super talented and I'm a big fan!

Marcus Rashford MBE

A joyfully bonkers adventure, brimming with humour and heart.

Maz Evans, author of Who Let the Gods Out?

Rip-roaring fun for all ages!

Aisha Bushby, author of A Pocketful of Stars