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The New Shoes

Story Stats

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

Author

Mollie
Hunter

Appeared in

Cricket Magazine Vol 16, Num 7, March 1989

Story Summary

Patrick Kentigern Keenan claims to be the smartest man in Ireland, but when he tries to cheat the fairies, they steal his son. In the end Patrick Kentigern must strike a bargain for the return of his son that will make him a little more humble.