Never mind the first review that claims it's not what this individual believes. This is not a book review he gave but a declaration of ignorance of the bible telling nothing of how old the earth is and other creationist type jargon. This book is excellent for children because it's has excellent pop-up and awesome detailed artwork by John Sibbick that will captivate any dinosaur fan young and old. Believe me once your child get this book, he will never give it up. Get a great copy of this book today and you'll enjoy it for a lifetime.