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The Last Hunt

Story Stats

Rating: 4
Grade Level: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
Page count: 8


Charles Boardman

Appeared in

Lighthouse Island and Other Selections by Newbery Authors

Story Summary

In his excitement after treeing a coon, an old hound dog goes through the thin ice on the river which only leads to a worse situation when Old Man Ballin goes to save him and ends up in the river himself.