The Gigantic Turnip

The Gigantic Turnip

Book - 1999
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In this traditonal Russian tale, a farmer grows a turnip so big that it takes the combined efforts of him, his wife, six canaries, five geese, four hens, three cats, two pigs, one cow, and, finally, one mouse to pull it from the ground.
Publisher: Brooklyn, N.Y. : Barefoot Books, 1999, c1998
ISBN: 9781902283128
Branch Call Number: J 398.20947 Tol
398.20947 Tol
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 28 cm
Additional Contributors: Sharkey, Niamh - Illustrator


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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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