The Fairy Ring
An old man can’t get any money for playing his violin. When finally an old woman leaves something in his tin cup, at first he is disappointed it’s not money, but it turns out to be something more special.
An outrageous story about a kid in a town whose residents all have whimsical names.
Is this yet another story about a child threatened by bedside monsters?
A humorous short story about a student who would rather play video games than do homework.
Cinderella gets to go to the ball thanks to her kind fairy godmother.
Jack and the Beanstalk
Jack exchanges a cow for a handful of beans. Even though his mother is angry, a giant beanstalk leads on to a great adventure.
Puss In Boots
A miller’s son inherits a clever cat who helps him win power and fortune.
Little Tom Thumb goes out to the world and experiences a series of mishaps, but always comes through. Beautifully illustrated by L. Leslie Brooke.
Goldilocks and the Three Bears
Three bears are upset when they find that someone has been eating their porridge.
The Golden Goose
A good-natured son wins a golden-feathered goose through his kindness, however anyone who touches it gets stuck. Beautifully illustrated by Leonard Leslie Brooke.
Little One-Eye, Two-Eyes and Three-Eyes
A girl is mistreated by her sisters One-Eye and Three-Eyes. When a kind woman provides her with a way to always eat well, her sisters become very suspicious.