How to Avoid Extinction - Paul Acampora

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A cross-country road trip in a 1973 Buick Electra to Utah’s Cleveland-Lloyd Dinosaur Quarry is Leo’s grandmother’s way of learning How to Avoid Extinction (Scholastic, $16.99). Embarking on the trip she had planned with her late husband, Gram assures Leo that the best adventures are “always the ones you don’t want.” Accompanied by his cousin Abby, an aspiring paleontologist, and her golden retriever, Leo is about to discover some long-kept family secrets. Bursting with laugh-out-loud lines and sprinkled with literary references, Paul Acampora’s tender comedy is filled with endearing characters. Fasten your seatbelts for a joyful read. Ages 9-12.

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ISBN: 9780545899062
Availability: Special Order—Subject to Availability
Published: Scholastic Press - September 27th, 2016