An Occurrence At Owl Creek Bridge
This captivating story of Confederate sympathizer, Peyton Farquhar, can act as a great addition to lessons based on the American Civil War. It can also spark interesting class discussions based on how far our imaginations can take us. Are our imaginations merely distractions from the present, or, do they also serve as tools that help us endure through difficult times?

Author: Ambrose Bierce

Interest Levels: 7 - 10

Reading Levels: 3, 5, 7, 9