Bones Rock!This is a must-have book for any young paleontology enthusiast! Kids will have fun learning about fossils and dinosaurs as they use this fascinating guide to being a paleontologist. Find out how to excavate and identify fossils, prepare fossils for display, and form theories based on what you find. Includes excellent close-up pictures plus stories about other kids’ discoveries in the field. Teacher’s guide with questions in back. Uses evolutionary theories. Written by one of the excavators of Sue, the T-Rex skeleton that's on display in the Chicago Field Museum. 204 pp. Ages 8-13.
This book is subtitled Everything You Need to Know to Be a Paleontologist, by Peter Larson and Kristin Donnan.