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The Silent Princess

Story Stats

Rating: 4
Grade Level: 3, 4, 5
Page count: 7



Appeared in

Apples From Heaven: Multicultural Folk Tales About Stories and Storytellers

Story Summary

From Turkey, the story of a prince who incurs the curse of an old woman that he will fall in love with the silent princess. And so he does, and the only way to win her hand is to prove himself more clever than she and make her talk. Unfortunately the cost of failure is his life.