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The Pirate Rat

Story Stats

Rating: 4
Grade Level: 3, 4, 5
Page count: 9
Categories: Animal Stories, Pirates



Appeared in

Pirates, Pirates, Pirates: Stories of Cutlasses and Corsairs, Buried Treasure and Buccaneers, Ships and Swashbucklers

Story Summary

Benjamin the rat lived a contented but cautious life until the tales told by his cousin the pirate rat lured him to a life of adventure. Unfortunately after his very first adventure he longed for his quiet little house beneath the maple tree.