An 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.
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Number of pages: 16
Weight: 70 g
Dimensions: 210 x 199 x 1 mm
"This book is wonderful." - Anonymous