King of the Jungle
A story about how being deaf to the naysayers is sometimes necessary.
The camel, the deer and the horse
Read this Mongolian folktale retold by Dulce Rodrigues. Find out what happens when a deer asks a camel if he can borrow his antlers!
Raggedy Ann’s Trip on the River
Fido takes Raggedy Ann away for some fun, but when another dog joins in, she ends up unexpectedly in the river.
Grandpa leaves Amy in charge of the funeral home and she finds it a challenge to also keep an eye on her little brother at the same time. When a fire starts, she has to think on her feet.
View from a Zoo
VIDEO: Thea is a house-cat that seems to have it all… she has a warm home, plenty of food and a family that loves her. But something is missing in Thea’s life. Where is the excitement?
Ogre in the Basement
A moving story about Grandma coming to live with a family. This story will help teach children about what happens sometimes when people get old and the impact of Alzheimer’s disease.
Darryl is a Dragonfly who loves to fly and to take his friends flying. But what happens if you can’t see all that well?
Unforeseen Adventures and Hidden Treasures
Lizzy hates her stepdad, but does he really have a time machine in his attic?
The Cracked Pot
Read this tale from Chinese folklore to learn why imperfections and flaws are what make life interesting and rewarding.
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 Old, Rough Stone and the Gnarled Tree
An old stone is annoyed when a tree takes root beside him.
The Little Ladybird
In this traditional Portuguese folktale, adapted and translated by Dulce Rodrigues, a vain ladybird has a huge choice of suitors, but does she choose the right one?
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