A little girl finds a magical hat on her birthday
This story involves a one-eyed bullying dog, his mate who was without a tail – and quite proud of it, a crow with only one beak and a pigeon couple. All of them got together and worked with Fate to bring about a big change in the neighbourhood. The main character – mind you, is a ghost.
Lions are everywhere, all over the town, but why can’t the grown-ups see them?
A Native American boy wants desperately to become a man and to join the warriors of his tribe.
Dicky the Dinosaur
Dicky the dinosaur is shy and nervous, until Bella the lady dinosaur takes an interest, proving that there is someone out there for everyone!
The Library of Fire and Apples
A boy from the country overcomes city bullies in London, at the opening of the Children’s Library in 1936.
The Money Pouch
What will Amish and Suhas do with a small money pouch they find on their way home from the makeshift football field?
A little girl courts danger as she tries to save a nest but is saved by her pet dog.
The Lucky Onion
Farmer Eli is very worried when he loses his lucky onion and things start to go wrong.
The New Year’s Gift
When Johnny is taken to the market by his father to choose some New Year’s gifts for himself, he surprises both of them by selecting a gift more wonderful than either imagined.
The Gift of the Magi
The classic story of a young couple at Christmas and how, in spite of how poor they are, manage to give the greatest gift of all to one another. Edited to modernise slightly and make more understandable for kids.