"It’s not just the engaging nature of these titles – the way they ask questions – Imagine if . . . What kind of animal would you be if . . . ? What if you only had . . .? The magic is in the asking us to think of ourselves in a completely different way as we compare ourselves to animals."
— Carrie Gelson, There’s a Book for That
Listen to Sara Levine discuss “Making hard science easy for kids” on an episode of Lesley University’s Why We Write Podcast.
2019 Cook Prize
Watch the presentation of the 2019 Cook Prize to Sara Levine for Fossil by Fossil: Comparing Dinosaur Bones
Note: Sara’s acceptance speech starts around the one-hour mark and lasts for approximately 10 minutes.
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Sara Levine is a writer, educator and veterinarian. Her books for children include Bone by Bone: Comparing Animal Skeletons; Tooth by Tooth: Comparing Fangs, Tusks and Chompers; Fossil by Fossil: Comparing Dinosaur Bones; and Flower Talk: How Plants Use Color to Communicate. More