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The King's Chessboard
The King's Chessboard
Author: David Birch, Devis Grebu (Illustrator)
A proud king, too vain to admit what he does not know, learns a valuable lesson when he readily grants his wise man a special request.
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PBS Market Price: $7.59 or $3.69+1 credit
ISBN-13: 9780140548808
ISBN-10: 0140548807
Publication Date: 7/1/1993
Pages: 32
Reading Level: Ages 4-8
  • Currently 4.1/5 Stars.

4.1 stars, based on 7 ratings
Publisher: Puffin Books
Book Type: Paperback
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Helpful Score: 1
The tale of the Indian king who tried to reward the inventor of chess by placing 1 grain on the first square, 2 on the 2nd, 4 on the 3rd, 8 on the 4th..... Probably a bit hard for the average 2nd grader, it may be a 3rd grade book.
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