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    The Big Turnip: Lilac/Band 00 (Collins Big Cat) (Paperback) By (author) Monica Hughes, Illustrated by Lisa Williams, Series edited by Cliff Moon

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    DescriptionAn old man tugs on a giant turnip, but cannot move it at all. With help from the old lady, the boy and girl, and a whole host of other characters, will he able to pull it out of the ground? The structure of this wordless text shows how a story is built up through a series of events. * Lilac/Band 0 - wordless book that tells a story through pictures and is designed to develop understanding about how stories work. * Text type - Fiction, a wordless traditional story. * A storyboard on pages 14 and 15 shows the sequence of events in six numbered stages. * This book has been levelled for Reading Recovery.

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    The Big Turnip: Lilac/Band 00
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Monica Hughes, Illustrated by Lisa Williams, Series edited by Cliff Moon
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 16
    Width: 192 mm
    Height: 202 mm
    Thickness: 4 mm
    Weight: 59 g
    ISBN 13: 9780007186440
    ISBN 10: 0007186444

    BIC E4L: EY
    DC22: 428.6
    BIC E4L: LAN
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: Y5.1
    BIC subject category V2: YQCR
    BIC children’s book marketing category: A2N79
    BIC educational purpose qualifier V2: 4KHA
    BISAC V2.8: LAN000000, JNF055000
    BIC subject category V2: 4KHA
    Thema V1.0: YPCA21
    Thema language qualifier V1.0: 2ACB
    BIC E4L: YGN, F5, YRS
    Thema educational purpose qualifier V1.0: 4CD, 4Z-GB-ACA
    Illustrations note
    col. Illustrations
    HarperCollins Publishers
    Imprint name
    Collins Educational
    Publication date
    04 January 2006
    Publication City/Country
    Author Information
    Internationally-renowned children's author, Monica Hughes was a master of science fiction and fantasy writing. She was the recipient of numerous awards and was the author of The Isis Trilogy and A Handful of Seeds. She has written a number of titles for the Collins Big Cat series. Adrian Bradbury was born in Manchester and worked as a PE teacher before moving overseas to teach English in Europe, the Middle East and Far East. After returning to England he worked as Deputy Head in three schools and now divides his time between teaching and writing. As well as writing educational materials for HarperCollins and other publishers, he also writes humorous football books for children. His hobbies include playing the piano and all sports.