A hard-working girl get a great reward but when her lazy step-sister tries to follow suit, it doesn’t quite go to plan.
The Tailor of Gloucester
Story about a tailor whose work on a waistcoat is finished by the grateful mice he rescues from his cat
The legend of Bess, the loyal dog from Linlithgow, Scotland, who helped to feed his master imprisoned on an Linlithgow Loch.
Penguin and the Fig Tree
The true story of mysteriously missing figs and Dulce’s uncle’s dog who went by the name of Penguin!
Mr. and Mrs. Thumbkins
Mr. Thumbkins is very worried as Mrs. Thumbkins has disappeared!
A strange magic starts when the clock strikes midnight. What are you afraid of?
The Fairy Christmas
Toddy and Tita learn about the meaning of Christmas when a poor boy shows up on their doorstep.
Courtney and the 42 Ears of Corn
Courtney the cow wanders off where she shouldn’t and learns a lesson about eating the corn.
The Sweet Smelling Skunk
What does old Mrs. Donnelly do when she discovers a skunk in her garden? The answer might surprise you.
Follow the adventures of little Thumbelina after she is taken away by an ugly toad.
Cuddlemuddle in the Monsters’ School
The little monster Cuddlemuddle has to learn how to arrange chaos in childrens’ rooms. Find out how he gets on.
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