King of the Wind, by Marguerite Henry Lit Link Grades 4-6
Sham, a golden-red stallion, was the Sultan of Morocco's stables. Cared for by Agba, a mute stable boy, he grows into a swift runner. But Sham is the possessor of the symbol of misfortune and this omen follows him to France and England where Sham and Egba together endure many hardships. A novel by Marguerite Henry. Reproducible chapter questions, plus comprehension questions, a story summary, author biography, creative and cross-curricular activities, complete with answer key.
- Author : Basten, Miriam