I awoke to soft, warm sand and cold, refreshing water. I was puzzled and curious. My surroundings were so different to home. I wondered where I was. I'd learnt about ammonites at school and there, right in front of me, was a strange, jelly-like thing. It was an…ammonite. I thought, I'm not in the 21st century, I'm in the Palaeozoic era! I dived into the cool water to discover more. I started to panic as I saw a large shadow with razor-sharp teeth. Swoosh, a starfish was eaten. Uh-oh, next was me. I had made a mistake…
by Isabella O'Shea (9)
Highfield Preparatory School, Maidenhead
Competition - Time-Travelling Tales
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