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King of the Wind Study Guide


King of the Wind

by Marguerite Henry

Will Sham's great speed ever earn him the honor he deserves? If the stable boy Agba has his way, Sham will be known as the greatest horse ever.

Barbara's Notes: Even readers who are not 'horse-crazy' will get caught up in this high adventure tale. Based on a true story. (Grades 6, 7, 8)

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Book Summary 174 pages
Book Category Historical fiction
Theme Perseverance, loyalty
Setting Morocco, France, England
Novel Study Highlights 6 units
Spelling-Vocabulary Med. to Difficult
Critical Thinking Difficult
Biblical Focus Service
Related Studies Horses, horse racing, Muslim religion, geography of Morocco, France, England, King Louis XV
Grade Level 4th-7th