The Adventures of Prickly Porky

Author: Burgess, Thornton W. (Thornton Waldo)

Average rating:
  • Fair-Read Level: 2
  • Illustrated? Yes
  • Audiobook
  • Length: A
  • Flesch: 80.85
  • Kincaid: 6.15
  • Fog Level: 7.91
  • Core 1 and 2: 81.36

Placement Text

HAPPY JACK SQUIRREL had had a wonderful day. He had found some big chestnut-trees that he had never seen before, and which promised to give him all the nuts he would want for all the next winter. Now he was thinking of going home, for it was getting late in the afternoon. He looked out across the open field where Mr. Goshawk had nearly caught him that morning. His home was on the other side. "It's a long way 'round," said Happy Jack to himself, "but it is best to be safe and sure." So Happy Jack started on his