Author(s): John A. Long
With a lyrical text and astounding images reflecting the latest scientific research, the Big Picture Book explores the origins of the universe and the solar system, and the evolution of life on Earth. Ages 8+. Australian author.
John Long was born in Melbourne, Australia and began collecting fossils at the age of 7. He was for many years Curator of Vertebrate Palaeontology at the Museum of Western Australia and is now Head of Sciences at Museum Victoria. Brian Choo is a Perth-based artist who has been studying and reconstructing fossil animals for many years.