Type of publication: paperboard, gift-book, colorful
Format: 175×210 mm
Number of pages: 36
RRP in Ukraine: 125 UAH
On sale since 1999, illustrated by Kost' Lavro (1st edition illustrated by V. Kharchenko was published in July 1992)
“The ABC” is one of the most significant books of our publishing house, it was this book that marked the beginning of “A-BA-BA-HA-LA-MA-HA”.
The current edition of “The ABC” was excellently illustrated by Kost’ Lavro, who is the main illustrator of the publishing house. The book comprises well-known and popular Ukrainian verses together with new ones.
The book was compiled by Ivan Malkovych.
Every year “A-BA-BA-HA-LA-MA-HA” releases a new edition of its brand “ABC”.
Total print-run of the previous editions constitutes over 350 000 copies.
Versos and Rectos
- Grand Prix of the 1999 Book Art of Ukraine National Contest — the Ivan Fedorov award
- The Best Children’s Book of the Year (1999 Book of the Year National Contest)
- The 1999 Lviv Publishers’ Forum award for the best children’s book