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Name:  Denia Lewis Hester  

Pen Name: Denia Hester

Genre: Fiction

Audience: Children;


-- Denia Lewis Hester on WorldCat --

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Hester lives in Evanston, Illinois.

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Grandma Lena's Big Ol' Turnip (Albert Whitman Prairie Books (Paperback))
ISBN: 0807530239

Albert Whitman & Company. 2005

Grandma Lena takes good care of the turnips she plants in her garden. One turnip grows so big that Grandma can't pull it out of the ground! Even when Grandpa, Uncle Izzy, and the dog help Grandma yank and tug, the big ol' turnip doesn't budge.


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Please contact publisher at Albert Whitman & Company 6340 Oakton St. Morton Grove, IL 60053 800-255-7675