”Mr Wootles” is about a very large owl who befriends a young boy called Pete. Pete thinks he’s found the biggest ”dinosaur-bird” in his search for adventure, and the bond between animal and child is clear.
Two lazy boys hear about a little man called a brownie who will do all the work in a house. But when one of them asks owl where he can find one, the answer is a little closer to home than expected.
The Story of Caliph Stork
The ruler of Bagdad wants to take a powder that can turn him into an animal, but if he laughs then he will forget the word needed to change back to human again.
The Story of Pretty Goldilocks
Not to be confused with Goldilocks and the three bears. The kings’s friend, named Charming, has to perform deeds in order to get a princess to accept the King’s offer of marriage. Due to his previous kindness with animals, Charming gets some help from them.
The Happy Rattle
Timothy Toad asks Willie Woodchuck what he is making and soon everyone is getting involved.
The Three Little Gnomes
Three gnomes find a lost boy and try to help him find his way home.