The Enormous Turnip

by Alexei Tolstoy
illustrated by Claire Mumford
Publisher: Oxford University Press | Collection: Classic Tales
Age: 5+ | Level: 1
Topic: Classics, Picture Story
A man puts a seed in the ground. It's an enormous turnip. He pulls the turnip but it doesn't move. "Come and help!" he says. A woman, a boy, a girl, a dog, and a cat all come and help, but the turnip doesn't move. Then a little mouse helps.