The Lost Prince

Author: Burnett, Frances Hodgson

Average rating:
  • Fair-Read Level: 2
  • Illustrated? No
  • Audiobook
  • Length: F
  • Flesch: 83.01
  • Kincaid: 5.1
  • Fog Level: 7.73
  • Core 1 and 2: 86.21

Placement Text

There are many dreary and dingy rows of ugly houses in certain parts of London, but there certainly could not be any row more ugly or dingier than Philibert Place. There were stories that it had once been more attractive, but that had been so long ago that no one remembered the time. It stood back in its gloomy, narrow strips of uncared-for, smoky gardens, whose broken iron railings were supposed to protect it from the surging traffic of a road which was always roaring with the rattle of busses, cabs, drays, and vans, and the passing of people who