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The Fighting Cricket

Story Stats

Rating: 3
Grade Level: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Page count: 7
Categories: Chinese, Dreams, Folk Tale



Appeared in

Tree of Dreams: Ten Tales From the Garden of Night

Story Summary

Cheng's nine year old son accidentally kills his father's prize fighting cricket and becomes the cricket for a year's dreamtime.