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The Giant Carrot

Average rating
5 out of 5
Based on 5 Ratings and 5 Reviews

Book Description
A TALL tale about the power of teamwork When sweet Little Isabelle's family plants a carrot seed one day, tall Papa Joe, wide Mama Bess, and strong Brother Abel all do their part. But when Little Isabelle wants to help too, Brother Abel just laughs. What can you do? he asks. I'll sing and dance to the carrot to make it grow, she says. And come summer, we'll have little cups of sweet carrot puddin... More
Book Information
PublisherDial Books For Young Readers
BindingHardcover (5 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
Publication Date03/01/1998
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About Barry Root (Author) : Barry Root is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Barry Root include Bag in the Wind, Christmas Farm, The Birthday Tree, and The Cat Who Liked P... more
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About Jan Peck (Author) : Jan Peck is an organic gardener and a former cook for Auntie Em’s, a vegetarian, health-food restaurant in Cowtown, so she knows plenty about giant carrots. She is the 2008 Critique Coordinator for... more
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12/13/2007 Jan Peck said:
* The Kentucky Bluegrass Award 1999 Master List * Named to the 2000-2001 Arkansas Diamond Award Master List * Named to the 1999-2000 Pennsylvania Young Readers’ Choice Award Master List * Named to the 1999-2000 Maryland Black-Eyed Susan Award Master List * “Best Children’s... more

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