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The Pied Piper of Hamelin

Story Stats

Rating: 4
Grade Level: 2, 3, 4, 5
Page count: 5
Categories: Folk Tale



Appeared in

Tell Me a Story, Andrews McMeel Syndication

Story Summary

A fresh and lively retelling of a traditional German folk tale in which a piper is not paid his due for ridding the town of Hamelin of its rats. But he forewarned the town that his pipe could play many tunes and they paid the price.