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The Mute Princess

Story Stats

Rating: 4
Grade Level: 2, 3, 4, 5
Page count: 7

Author

Howard
Schwartz

Appeared in

Elijah's Violin & Other Jewish Fairy Tales

Story Summary

A king invites all suitors to try and get his mute daughter to speak but all fail until a mysterious prince arrives and arouses the princesses interest and ultimately her speech by telling stories with preposterous endings.