All listings for this product
About this product
- DescriptionFirst recorded in Russia in the 19th Century by Aleksei Tolstoy, The Gigantic Turnip has all the ingredients of a truly hilarious folk tale for children and adults alike. Watch out for the special surprise at the end! This title comes with free story CD.
- Author BiographyAleksei Tolstoy (1883-1945) was born and lived in Russia. During his four-decade literary career, he witnessed milestone historic events, both in his home country of Russia and abroad. He was a master storyteller, and wrote several children's tales as well as poems, plays and stories for adults. Niamh Sharkey, an award-winning Irish illustrator, graduated from the College of Marketing and Design, Ireland, in 1994 with First Class Honours. She works in oils on a gessoed textured background to create the richness in colour that has already established her as a world class illustrator. Niamh has illustrated a number of best-selling titles at Barefoot Books: Tales from Old Ireland + CD (1-905236-03-4), The Gigantic Turnip + CD (1-902283-29-5) and Tales of Wisdom and Wonder (1-84148-191-2).
- PrizesWinner of Mother Goose Award 1999.
- Author(s)Alexei Tolstoy
- PublisherBarefoot Books Ltd
- Date of Publication10/03/2006
- FormatMixed media product
- SubjectPicture Books
- Place of PublicationBath
- Country of PublicationUnited Kingdom
- ImprintBarefoot Books Ltd
- Content Notefull colour
- Weight236 g
- Width216 mm
- Height272 mm
- Spine6 mm
- Illustrator(s)Niamh Sharkey
- Read byEllen Verenieks
- Contained items statementContains CD-Audio (Audiobook) and Paperback
Best-selling in Children's Picture Books
Save on Children's Picture Books
- AU $8.59Trending at AU $12.87
- AU $28.00Trending at AU $30.09
- AU $9.91Trending at AU $13.64
- AU $9.75Trending at AU $19.09
- AU $8.73Trending at AU $16.79
- AU $19.94Trending at AU $25.00
- AU $9.29Trending at AU $11.26
This item doesn't belong on this page.
Thanks, we'll look into this.