The Hawks and Their Friends The Hawks and Their Friends
More Jataka Tales by Ellen C. Babbitt ReadOasis Step 4 (Part 1) Creative Commons Photo by Hello I'm Chuck A family of Hawks lived... The Hawks and Their Friends

More Jataka Tales by Ellen C. Babbitt
ReadOasis Step 4
(Part 1)

Creative Commons Photo by Hello I'm Chuck

A family of Hawks lived on an island in a lake not far from the great forest. On the northern shore of this lake lived a Lion, King of Beasts. On the eastern shore lived a bird called a Kingfisher. On the southern shore of the lake lived a Turtle.

“Have you many friends near here?” the Mother Hawk asked the Father Hawk.

“No, not one in this part of the forest,” he said. “You must find so...

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