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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Denia Lewis Hester  

Pen Name: Denia Hester

Genre: Fiction

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Hester lives in Evanston, Illinois.

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Titles At Your Library

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.


Awards

-- Aesop Accolades Award