Grade 9 Reading Lesson 13 Short Stories – The Model Millionaire

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This is the story of Hugue Erskine, a poor man and his love, Laura Merton. Laura Merton is the daughter of a retired Colonel, and he demands that Hugue earn ten thousand pounds before any announcement of marriage. Poor Hugue! Will he be able to accumulate such a handsome amount? Read this interesting story, The Model Millionaire by Oscar Wilde and find out.
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Grade 5 Reading Lesson 25 Short Stories – The Barber’s Uncle

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Do you know anyone who works in a circus? What must their lives be like, I wonder, among all the animals, and fun and activity around? Is it dangerous, too, to work in a circus?
Here, you will read about the barber’s uncle who works in a circus and how his life is like.

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Grade 4 Reading Lesson 5 Short Stories – Bishal’s Biscuits

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I had taken part in the public speaking contest organized by my school. I was very confident that I would win the contest. As my name was called out, I went to the stage, and started my speech. But to my surprise, I could not even remember the topic of my speech! I did not know what to do. With the whole school in front of me waiting for me to start, I was ashamed.
This is the most embarrassing moment of my life. Now read about Bishal’s.

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Grade 5 Reading Lesson 24 Short Stories – The Little Match Girl

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In Denmark, it is believed that people see shooting stars when someone is dying to go to heaven. Do you know any beliefs that people in your country believe in?
In this sad story by Hans Christian Anderson, you will read about a girl who sells match sticks, and who is still selling it in the cold Christmas night when everyone else is celebrating.

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Grade 9 Reading Lesson 10 Short Stories – Old Man at the Bridge

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A soldier (who is also the narrator) sees an old man resting on the side of a road near a pontoon bridge. Other civilians are crossing this bridge, but the old man is too tired to proceed any further. The soldier tries to encourage the old man to move a little farther along, for he knows the bridge is likely to be bombed. The old man, however, is simply too exhausted to proceed. Read what happens in this story by Ernest Hemingway ahead.
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Grade 7 Reading Lesson 3 Short Stories – Vanka

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It is Christmas time, and everyone in the world is rejoicing. Everyone, except Vanka Zhukov. Vanka is an orphan and works for a shoemaker. Read this story By Anton Chekhov and find out why Vanka is not rejoicing.
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Grade 2 Reading Lesson 22 Short Stories – The Monkey Orchestra

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An orchestra is a place where people play their musical instruments together, like a performance. But a monkey orchestra? I’d never heard of that. Have you?
Let’s read to find out what a monkey orchestra is. This lesson is taken from The Jungle Book written by Rudyard Kipling.

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Grade 4 Reading Lesson 7 Short Stories – Black Beauty

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Anna Sewell once slipped while walking home from school and severely injured both of her ankles. For the rest of her life, Anna was unable to stand without a crutch or to walk for any length of time. She frequently used horse-drawn carriages, which contributed to her love of horses.
Black Beauty is her most popular novel.

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Grade 3 Reading Lesson 3 Short Stories – The Spotted Cow

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Enid Blyton was a British children’s writer and was also known as Mary Pollock. Her work involves children’s adventure stories, and fantasy, sometimes involving magic. Her books were and still are enormously popular throughout the world.
I bet you will love this story ‘The Spotted Cow’.

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Grade 8 Reading Lesson 24 Short Stories – Three Questions

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An emperor wants his three questions answered. All over the kingdom, the announcement is done. People come from far and wide to please the emperor with their answers to the three questions, but all in vain. Does the emperor ever find the answer to his questions in the way that he wants? This is what this story by Leo Tolstoy is all about.
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