The Land of Green Ginger


Written by Noel Langley, The Tale of the Land of Green Ginger is a 1937 book for children by Noel Langley. The book is illustrated by Edward Ardizzone. It tells the story of Abu Ali, the son of Aladdin. Abu Ali’s first words are “Button-nosed tortoise”, which immediately mark him out as fated to perform an important task when he grows up.


  • Paperback
  • Publisher: Faber & Faber; Main edition (2001)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0571321348
  • ISBN-13: 978-0571321346
  • Product Dimensions: 4.3 x 0.6 x 7.1 inches