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Week 32

Teen Reader

The Lady or the Tiger

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Frank Stockton

Frank Stockton

About the Author

Frank Stockton (1834-1902)

Frank Stockton was a popular novelist and short story writer.  He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1834 to a Methodist minister who discouraged him from writing.  He refused to study medicine and became a wood engraver instead, supporting himself and his wife in this way until his father’s death in 1860.  He published short stories in magazines for children at first, then wrote novels for adults. He is best known for his short story “The Lady or the Tiger”.  Frank Stockton died of a brain hemorrhage in 1902.

The Lady or the Tiger (1882)

A royal lady is faced with a difficult decision. Will she make a decision that is best for someone she loves or for herself?

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