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The Pooka

Story Stats

Rating: 4
Grade Level: 3, 4, 5
Page count: 14



Appeared in

Bruce Coville's Book of Ghosts

Story Summary

When young King Arthur and his brother Cai are sent to the blacksmith's with their father's horse they encounter the Pooka, a ghostly horse that haunts the forest. The way to escape the Pooka is to tame the Pooka which they do with the help of a stranger they meet who has some transparency issues of his own.