Everyone in Hamelin was happy until the rats came. One day, a strange man went to see the mayor. "I am the Pied Piper," said the man, "and I can make the rats leave Hamelin." Ladybird Readers is a series of traditional tales, modern stories, and nonfiction, written for young learners of English as a foreign language. Each book includes language activities to support the CEF framework, as well as help young learners prepare for the Cambridge Young Learners English (YLE) exams. This Level 4 title is ideal for children who are ready to read longer stories with a wider vocabulary. It covers CEF level A2 and supports YLE flyers exams.