by Doug TenNapel. New York, NY: Scholastic Graphix, 2013
Shortly after the death of his dog Tommy, Ely finds a live, 40-foot Tyrannosaurus Rex trapped in a cave behind his grandfather's house. Missing Tommy, Ely hopes to tame this T-Rex and convince the town he's not a threat, all while trying to keep the dinosaur safe from the town bully.
Awards include: Eisner 2005 nomination for Best New Graphic Album and Best Publication for a Younger Audience.