Why? Why? Why? (Vol. 12): Everything About Dinosaurs

Wieso? Weshalb? Warum?, Band 12: Alles über Dinosaurier

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  • The WWW series has sold over 11 million copies in Germany
  • WWW has been translated into 20 other languages
  • With creative interactive elements, perfect for young, curious minds
16 pp 4 years + 24,5 x 27,8 cm EUR 14.99 June 2000 Wire-O 978-3-473-33268-7 • With flaps and half-punchings.


How do we know that dinosaurs once existed? How big were the biggest dinosaurs of all? These and all the other questions children have about dinosaurs are answered in this book.

About the Series

The WWW series stands out for its playful, enticing way of conveying just the information that kids want to know. Centered on who-what-how questions, the titles in the series explore subjects of great interest to young children. The thousands of questions children ask daily are answered by means of interactive elements, engaging illustrations, and age-appropriate texts. Because the lively illustrations convey so much, the books hold children's interest even without an adult to read the clear, friendly texts. WWW is ideally suited for preschool and kindergarten ages, for children 4 to 7 years old.

The Author

Patricia Mennen was born in 1961 in Augsburg. While she was studying German, art history and theater, she completed internships with various daily newspapers. After working as a children's book editor for six years and having a daughter, she began writing books. Today she lives with her family in southern Germany and Provence, France. The freelance author says that the curiosity of a child has never left her, and she tries to see the world with the eyes of a child.

Rights Sold

Catalan, Dutch (Belgium, Netherlands), Greek, Indonesian, Italian, Korean, Latvian, Mongolian, Portuguese, Russian, Slovenian, Spanish (Mexico, Latin America, Spain)