The Gigantic Turnip

The Gigantic Turnip

Book - 1999
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This retelling of a classic Russian tale is sure to become a favorite at story hour. Niamh Sharkey's original artwork is lively and colorful, and provides the perfect accompaniment to this cumulative story about the hilarious efforts of an old man, an old lady, and a host of farm animals as they try to pull out an oversized turnip. Text copyright 2004 Lectorum Publications, Inc.
Publisher: New York : Barefoot Books, 1999, c1998.
Edition: Pbk. ed. --
ISBN: 9781841481579
Branch Call Number: J/398/.2/0947/Tolst 3588mb 1
J/398/.2/0947/Tolst 3588vb 1
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. --
Additional Contributors: Sharkey, Niamh


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Ann Langone Dec 16, 2011

Read a Loud Favorite-- Russian folktale-- everyone working together, yes we can! Retell includes extra touches kids love like numbers, colors and sound efffcts. Whimsical illustrations enhance this charming version of the famous folktale. great for Ell too.

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