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The Rooster Who Could Not See Enough of Himself

Story Stats

Rating: 4
Grade Level: 3, 4, 5
Page count: 12
Categories: Animal Stories, Parable

Author

Paula
Fox

Appeared in

The Little Swineherd and Other Tales

Story Summary

A rooster's conceit makes him insufferable to the other barnyard animals, that is until an unfortunate occurrence changes his appearance and he must learn that beauty is more than just skin deep.