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  • Published: 2 January 2013
  • ISBN: 9781742749228
  • Imprint: Random House Australia
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 128

Saurus Street 2: A Pterodactyl Stole My Homework




Saurus St is just like any other street . . . except for the dinosaurs!

Saurus St is just like any other street . . . except for the dinosaurs!

What bad luck! Just when Sam's finished his homework a pterodactyl flies through the window and steals it.

Poor Sam. It's the fifth piece of homework he's lost this month. He’s got to get it back.

With the help of big brother Nathan, Sam builds a pterodactyl suit and sets off for Saurus Hill. But there’s an egg-shaped surprise in store for them up there!

  • Pub date: 2 January 2013
  • ISBN: 9781742749228
  • Imprint: Random House Australia
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 128

About the Authors

Nick Falk

Nick is a practicing psychologist who lives with his wife and two young sons in London. He first picked up a pen aged seven, and has been writing ever since. He likes to write books that are two parts funny, three parts exciting and one part educational, with a dollop of fantastical thrown in. He first started making up stories for his two young sons when they were living by the beach in Tasmania, and 17 published books later, he’s still going strong!

Nick has 4 series of books on the shelves, all for children aged 6 to 10. Saurus Street, which is about time travelling dinosaurs; Billy is a Dragon, which is about shape-shifting were-beasts; Samurai vs Ninja, which is about shuriken-filled battles; and the ‘How To’ series, which is about kids getting horribly lost in history. Nick has lived and worked in Australia, the US and Asia, and arrived back in the UK in 2015.

Tony Flowers

Tony Flowers loves to draw and is an internationally acclaimed illustrator and artist. His drawings are loved in Japan for their detail and humour and he has won an award in the USA for his street chalk art.

Tony has a Masters degree in Visual Communication.

He has illustrated six books in the popular Saurus Street series and his most highly valued prize to date has been from the Oshima Picture Book Museum in Toyama, Japan, for his hand made pop-up book Gaijin Holiday.


Praise for Saurus Street 2: A Pterodactyl Stole My Homework

“This creative team works like Roald Dahl and Quentin Blake, the perfect humorous mix of the written and the visual.”

Buzzwords blog


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