Sleepy Hollow


ISBN: 978-1-911481-57-7
Author: Washington Irving
Published: 2019
Retold by: C.S. Woolley
Illustrated by: Olga Anatolyevna Gavrilova
Headwords: 600
Level: 2
Pages: 60
Release Date: 26 August 2019

Ichabod Crane is a school teacher. He goes to Sleepy Hollow to teach children. Ichabod Crane likes to believe in magic. Sleepy Hollow is a scary place. It has a curse on it. There is evil magic in the air. People always see ghosts in Sleepy Hollow. The woods and valley are full of ghosts.

The most famous ghost is the Headless Horseman of Sleepy Hollow. He rides at night. He is looking for his head. He lost his head in a battle in the American Revolution. Ichabod Crane didn’t know the headless horseman was real. Then he comes to Sleepy Hollow and finds out the truth about ghosts and magic.

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Weight115 g
Dimensions198 × 129 × 5 mm