The Dog and the Sparrow

By | 19 March, 2019

A sparrow avenges her friend a dog, who is cruelly killed by a man. This is a vintage fairy tale, and may contain violence. We would encourage parents to read beforehand if your child is sensitive to such themes. A shepherd’s dog had a master who took no care of him, but often let him… Read More »

Old Sultan

By | 19 March, 2019

A master decides to kill his faithful dog because he is old, until his friend steps in to help. This is a vintage fairy tale, and may contain violence. We would encourage parents to read beforehand if your child is sensitive to such themes. A shepherd had a faithful dog, called Sultan, who was grown… Read More »

The Goose Girl

By | 19 March, 2019

A princess is deceived by her maid. Will her talking horse save her? This is a vintage fairy tale, and may contain violence. We would encourage parents to read beforehand if your child is sensitive to such themes. The king of a great land died, and left his queen to take care of their only… Read More »

Graciosa and Percinet

By | 19 March, 2019

Percinet falls in love with a princess called Graciosa, and shows her true love. This is a vintage fairy tale, and may contain violence. We would encourage parents to read beforehand if your child is sensitive to such themes. Once upon a time there lived a King and Queen who had one charming daughter. She… Read More »

The Frog Prince

By | 19 March, 2019

A Princess makes a promise to a Frog who helps her, but soon changes her mind. This is a vintage fairy tale, and may contain violence. We would encourage parents to read beforehand if your child is sensitive to such themes. In the olden time, when wishing was having, there lived a King whose daughters… Read More »

Henny Penny

By | 19 March, 2019

When Henny Penny is hit on the head, she thinks the sky is falling down! One day Henny-penny was picking up corn in the cornyard when—whack!—something hit her upon the head. “Goodness gracious me!” said Henny-penny; “the sky’s a-going to fall; I must go and tell the king.” So she went along and she went… Read More »

The Three Sillies

By | 19 March, 2019

A crazy story about three silly people, and a man’s quest to find three sillier! Once upon a time there was a farmer and his wife who had one daughter, and she was courted by a gentleman. Every evening he used to come and see her, and stop to supper at the farmhouse, and the… Read More »

Thumbelina

By | 19 March, 2019

The sweet story of the adventures of a girl no larger than a person’s thumb. This is a vintage fairy tale, and may contain violence. We would encourage parents to read beforehand if your child is sensitive to such themes. There was once a woman who wished very much to have a little child. She… Read More »

The Little Match Girl

By | 19 March, 2019

The classic sad fairy tale about a poor little match girl selling matches in the snow at Christmas. This is a vintage fairy tale, and may contain violence. We would encourage parents to read beforehand if your child is sensitive to such themes. It was dreadfully cold; it was snowing fast, and was almost dark,… Read More »

The Ugly Duckling

By | 19 March, 2019

A baby duck is teased for being ugly… until he discovers how special he really is. It was so beautiful in the country. It was the summer time. The wheat fields were golden, the oats were green, and the hay stood in great stacks in the green meadows. The stork paraded about among them on… Read More »