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The Cat-King of Abol

Story Stats

Rating: 4
Grade Level: 3, 4, 5
Page count: 12
Categories: Fantasy


Charles Boardman

Appeared in

The Horse of the War God and Other Selections by Newbery Authors

Story Summary

After 10 years in prison a man unjustly seeks revenge against a mountain hermit surrounded by scores of cats. He doesn't reckon on the ability of the old man to summon his cats to swarm.