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Ren and the Shadow Imps

Story Stats

Rating: 5
Grade Level: 5
Page count: 22
Categories: Adventure, Fantasy

Author

Frederic
Durbin

Appeared in

Cricket Magazine Vol 31, Nums 2, 3, 4, 5 Oct -Dec 2003, Jan 2004

Story Summary

In Ren the woodcutter's son's world, terrible creatures called Shadow Imps steal people's shadows leaving them aimless sleepwalkers. When Ren hears that ages before the Emperor of the Moon had once helped the people of Earth, he decides that he must climb the bell tower of the church that connects earth to moon and beg his help once again ... unfortunately the bell tower is swarming with Shadow Imps.