The Young Treasure Hunter; Or, Fred Stanley's Trip to Alaska

Author: Webster, Frank V.

Average rating:
  • Fair-Read Level: 1
  • Illustrated? No
  • Length: C
  • Flesch: 85.61
  • Kincaid: 4.32
  • Fog Level: 6.9
  • Core 1 and 2: 83.01

Placement Text

"How are you feeling this morning, father?" asked Fred Stanley as his parent came slowly into the dining-room, leaning heavily on a crutch. "Not so well, Fred. My leg pained me considerable last night, and I did not sleep much. You are up early, aren't you?" "Yes. I am going over to the new diggings and see if I can't get a job, so I want to start soon." "Where are the new diggings, Fred? I hadn't heard of any. But that is not surprising, as I don't hear news as I used to before the accident, when I could