Collins Big Cat – The Big Turnip : Band 00/Lilac


Author: Monica Hughes, Illustrated by Lisa Williams, Series edited by Cliff Moon, Prepared for publication by Collins Big Cat
Format: Paperback
Publication Date: 04-01-2006
ISBN: 9780007186440
Pages: 16



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 leveled for Reading Recovery.

Additional information

Weight 0.07 kg
Dimensions 20 × 21 × 0.2 cm