About the Author
John Updike has published over 60 books, including novels, collections of short stories, poetry, drama, essays, memoirs and literary criticism. He is the recipient of two Pulitzer prizes, the National Medal of Art, and the National Medal for the Humanities, among many other honors. A dinosaur enthusiast, he was delighted when the National Geographic magazine asked him to write an introduction to their article "Bizarre Dinosaurs," on which this book is based.
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