Little Jack Rabbit and the Squirrel Brothers

Author: David Corey
Published: 1921
Language: English
Wordcount: 15,346 / 50 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 87.1
LoC Category: PZ
Downloads: 252
Added to site: 2007.05.17
mnybks.net#: 16989
Genre: Young Readers
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. Then he winked the other several times. After that he wagged his feathered tail and opened both eyes.

"I know just the place for you."

"You don't mean it," cried Featherhead.

"I certainly do," replied Jimmy Crow, "if you'll follow me I'll take you there in a jiffy." And Jimmie Crow knew what he was about, for he quickly led the little squirrel to a tall oak tree whose acorns lay in heaps all over the ground. Way up high on a branch was an old crow's nest.

"There's the place for you," cried Jimmy Crow. "You can fix it up in no time."

Featherhead thanked him and ran up the tree to look it over. It didn't take him long to make up his mind what to do. Pressing the sticks more closely together, he covered them overhead and all around with leafy twigs, until it looked like a great big ball of leaves. In one side he made a little round hole for a doorway, and as the roof was nicely rounded, and this was the only opening, the rain couldn't get inside.

"With a good supply of

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