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How Tom Beat Captain Najork and His Hired Sportsmen

Story Stats

Rating: 4
Grade Level: 3, 4, 5
Page count: 6
Categories: Nonsense, Silly

Author

Russell
Hoban

Appeared in

The Hutchinson Treasury of Children's Literature

Story Summary

Young Tom was always fooling around and that gave him the skills to beat Captain Najork and his hired sportsmen at three very silly games.