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Three Foots

Story Stats

Rating: 5
Grade Level: 3, 4, 5
Page count: 3
Categories: Folk Tale, Humor


Van Laan

Appeared in

With a Whoop and a Holler: A Bushel of Lore From Way Down South

Story Summary

A lovely verbal rhythm develops as three squirrels, foot, foot-foot and foot-foot-foot, attempt to eat all the nuts on the tangliest ol' giant of a nut tree in the bottom of the holler.