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Rip Van Winkle and the Legend of Sleepy Hollow [Penguin Readers]

by Washington Irving

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One day, Rip Van Winkle goes to the mountain with strange old man.
Then he slept there.
Next day, he wakes up and he is surprised beause 20 years pass while he is sleeping!

There are two stories in this book.
I enjoyed reading this story, especialy first story.
It is intersting. ( )
  hasshy | Jan 22, 2012 |
This book has two stories.
I like first srtory “RIP VAN WINKLE”.
One day Rip meets a strange man in the mountain.
After that he went to building with him and slept there.....

I think this story likes urashimataro.
So I could imagine the end easily.
The pictures good but I read soon because it was easy book for me. ( )
  gucchi | Jan 22, 2012 |
This story have two stories.
I like first story than second.
The first story is “RIP VAN WINKLE”.
This story looks like Japanese “Urasimataro” and is interesting.

I enjoyed reading this book.
Why don't you read? ( )
  abc888 | Jan 19, 2011 |
This book is composed of two stories.I like "Rip Van Winkle." One day Rip and his dog,Wolf walked to the mountains and stayed there all day. They met old men. The men were drinking without talking. It was late in the evening but Rip stayed with the men and slept. He opened his eyes and walked down the mountain to his town. But there were people who he don't know. There were not his family, friends, his house. What happened to him? And where were his family, friends, his house? This book is easy to read but very interesting. Would you read this book?
  ki-ko | May 10, 2010 |
This book incldes two stories. The story of Rip Van Winkle is Rip meets strange elderly persons in the mountain. Where did they come by whom?
And The Legend and Sleepy Hollow, the main character Ichabod who is teacher. Oneday, he heard the rumor that a man the neck is not in "Sleepy Hollow" appears...
Both of story is little scary.But they are little short.
I wanted more story. ( )
  zyabuko | Jan 15, 2010 |
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0582420512, Paperback)

One day Rip Van Winkle goes to the mountains with his dog, but who are the strange old men there? Why are they there and what are they drinking? In The Legend of Sleepy Hollow, Ichabod Crane is a teacher who likes ghost stories. Are there really ghosts at Sleepy Hollow and will Ichabod see one of them? Classic American short stories by Washington Irving (1783-1859).

(retrieved from Amazon Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:18:15 -0400)

Two stories from the Catskill Mountains: one featuring a man who sleeps for twenty years, waking to a much-changed world; and the other, a superstitious schoolmaster who encounters a headless horseman.

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