Kate's Ordeal

Author: Leslie, Emma

Average rating:
  • Fair-Read Level: 3
  • Illustrated? Yes
  • Length: A
  • Flesch: 78.79
  • Kincaid: 6.98
  • Fog Level: 9.49
  • Core 1 and 2: 87.19

Placement Text

Do you think Katie Haydon is pretty—I don't?" and the speaker glanced at her own bright curls as she spoke. "Well, I don't know whether she is exactly pretty, but she always looks nice, and then she is so pleasant and merry, and——" "And so vain and stuck-up," put in the first speaker again. "Oh, how can you say so?" said another, a plain, quiet-looking girl, who had not spoken before. "Mother says she would make such a nice nurse-maid; so quiet and bright as she is, children would be sure to take to her." "Well, I don't