Illus. in black-and-white. "With an entertaining blend of fact, farce, andfantasy, Osborne tells the story of Jack and his sister, Annie, who take a tripin a magic tree house and land in a time 65 million years ago. They finddinosaurs and volcanoes and adventure. Veteran storyteller Osborne builds thepower of reading into the story: it's the books in the tree house that give thekids the magic to travel and see far, far away."-- "Booklist."
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(194mm x 133mm x 6mm)
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Author Biography - Mary Pope Osborne
MARY POPE OSBORNE is the author of the New York Times number one bestselling Magic Tree House series. She and her husband, writer Will Osborne (author of Magic Tree House: The Musical), live in northwestern Connecticut with their three dogs. Ms. Osborne is also the coauthor of the companion Magic Tree House Fact Trackers series with Will, and with her sister, Natalie Pope Boyce. SAL MURDOCCA has illustrated more than 200 children's trade and text books. He is also a librettist for children's opera, a video artist, an avid runner, hiker, and bicyclist, and a teacher of children's illustration at the Parsons School of Design. Sal lives and works in New York with his wife, Nancy.