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Evan the Muscles

Story Stats

Rating: 4
Grade Level: 4, 5
Page count: 29
Categories: Fantasy, Folk Tale

Author

Bill
Scott

Appeared in

Many Kinds of Magic: Tales of Mystery, Myth and Enchantment

Story Summary

When Evan the Muscles leaves home to make his own way in the world, his muscles and kind nature guard him against the many who would take advantage of him. But after adventures with ogres, princesses and a little red dragon girl, he decides "east, west, home's best."