Little Ania is so unusual that trying to be normal makes her sicker and sicker, until one day a mysterious old man reveals to her a great family secret.
Fair, Brown and Trembling
The story of a beautiful younger sister who is always being left behind to cook and clean by her two jealous older sisters.
The fictional story The Baby takes us back to the inn of Bethlehem. Leah and Naomi, two sisters living in a cruel world, come to the aid of strangers–and discover their Messiah.
The Son of Seven Queens
A king ignores a warning not to hunt into the north and becomes enchanted by a witch in the form of a white female deer.
Beauty and the Beast
A rich man becomes poor after his ships are all wrecked. On the journey back home, he takes refuge in a mysterious palace and is looked after well by the beast who lives there, but then makes the mistake of plucking a rose without asking.
The Golden Bird
A prince has to find a golden bird to bring back to his father, but why does he keep ignoring the advice of the kind fox he helps along the way?
The Fisherman and his Wife
A fisherman saves the life of a fish and is rewarded when his wife suggests to ask for a pretty cottage. Unfortunately she keeps wanting more and more and is never satisfied.
The Happy Prince
The Happy Prince, a statue, asks a swallow to take his precious stones and gold leaf to give to the poor who are suffering.
Faithful John sacrifices himself in order to save his master, the king.
The Valiant Little Tailor
A little tailor kills seven flies in one blow. Now convinced of his great strength and bravery, he goes out in the world.
Hansel and Gretel
Hansel and Gretel find a house made of cake and sweets and start to eat it, but don’t realise that a wicked witch lives there.
The Tale of the Pie and the Patty-Pan
Ribby the cat holds a tea party for a dog called Duchess. Complications arise when Duchess tries to replace Ribby’s mouse pie with a pie of her own.