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Issue Details: First known date: 2000... 2000 Valley of Bones
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"Q: What do you do when you discover the fossil of a pterodactyl that's over a hundred million years old?

A: Contact a palaeontologist.

Q: But what do you do when the site where you found the fossil is about to be strip-mined for coal?

A: Fight long and hard to save the heritage of the past.

Valley of Bones is the story of such a fight, from Tara and Lachlan's discovery of the fossil to the final bizarre and unforeseen outcome..." (Source: back cover)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Port Melbourne, South Melbourne - Port Melbourne area, Melbourne - Inner South, Melbourne, Victoria,: Lothian , 2000 .
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      Extent: 46p.
      Description: col. illus.
      Note/s:
      • Includes teachers notes in the back of the book.
      ISBN: 0734400144

Works about this Work

Untitled Lee Finkelstein , 2001 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , February vol. 45 no. 1 2001; (p. 16)

— Review of In My Father's Room Gary Crew , 2000 single work picture book ; Valley of Bones Gary Crew , 2000 single work children's fiction ; Edward Britton Gary Crew , Philip Neilsen , 2000 single work novel
Untitled Robert Dunbar , 2001 single work review
— Appears in: School Librarian , Autumn vol. 49 no. 3 2001; (p. 155)

— Review of Valley of Bones Gary Crew , 2000 single work children's fiction
Untitled Shane Symonds , 2001 single work review
— Appears in: Fiction Focus : New Titles for Teenagers , vol. 15 no. 1 2001; (p. 33)

— Review of Valley of Bones Gary Crew , 2000 single work children's fiction
Untitled Michael Gregg , 2001 single work review
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , March vol. 16 no. 1 2001; (p. 32)

— Review of Valley of Bones Gary Crew , 2000 single work children's fiction
Iconoclasm for Kids Pam Macintyre , 2000 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 11 November 2000; (p. 9)

— Review of Just Like That Mem Fox , 1986 single work picture book ; The Singing Hat Tohby Riddle , 2000 single work picture book ; Valley of Bones Gary Crew , 2000 single work children's fiction ; Grandma's Shoes Libby Hathorn , 2000 single work picture book
Untitled Michael Gregg , 2001 single work review
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , March vol. 16 no. 1 2001; (p. 32)

— Review of Valley of Bones Gary Crew , 2000 single work children's fiction
Iconoclasm for Kids Pam Macintyre , 2000 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 11 November 2000; (p. 9)

— Review of Just Like That Mem Fox , 1986 single work picture book ; The Singing Hat Tohby Riddle , 2000 single work picture book ; Valley of Bones Gary Crew , 2000 single work children's fiction ; Grandma's Shoes Libby Hathorn , 2000 single work picture book
Untitled Shane Symonds , 2001 single work review
— Appears in: Fiction Focus : New Titles for Teenagers , vol. 15 no. 1 2001; (p. 33)

— Review of Valley of Bones Gary Crew , 2000 single work children's fiction
Untitled Robert Dunbar , 2001 single work review
— Appears in: School Librarian , Autumn vol. 49 no. 3 2001; (p. 155)

— Review of Valley of Bones Gary Crew , 2000 single work children's fiction
Untitled Lee Finkelstein , 2001 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , February vol. 45 no. 1 2001; (p. 16)

— Review of In My Father's Room Gary Crew , 2000 single work picture book ; Valley of Bones Gary Crew , 2000 single work children's fiction ; Edward Britton Gary Crew , Philip Neilsen , 2000 single work novel
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