The Rich Man and the Bundle of Wood

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Rich Man And Bundle Of Wood

Maude Barrow Dutton’s book The Tortoise and the Geese includes fables and folktales originally from India. Included in her book is “The Rich Man and the Bundle of Wood.” In this folktale, a Rich Man doesn’t pay a Poor Man enough for a bundle of wood. As you read, take notes on how the narrator describes the Rich Man. This text is for grade 5 students and is available in the public domain.

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