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The Time Shop

Story Stats

Rating: 4
Grade Level: 3, 4
Page count: 16
Categories: Fantasy


John Kendrick

Appeared in

The Second St. Nicholas Anthology

Story Summary

A young boy visits a department store where everything is paid for in time but is disappointed to find that the owner of the shop across the street, Mr. Procrastination, has picked his pockets clean.