The Outcast Brigade
Alexander is a boy who has trouble speaking or making friends and is bullied at school. But when a hero in his imagination encourages him to skateboard and to make a friend, it isn’t long before the Outcast Brigade is formed!
Ozma and the Little Wizard
Princess Ozma and the wizard journey through Oz to make sure everyone is content. When they come across three nasty imps, they have their hands full to deal with them.
The Father’s Day Gift
Carter’s allowance is not enough to buy Dad a tie for Father’s Day so he sets out to create a patchwork tie instead.
The Garden of Light
This story is all about hard work and love for kids.
The Cowardly Lion and the Hungry Tiger
The Cowardly Lion and the Hungry Tiger wish to show everyone how fierce and powerful they are. However when the moment comes to prove it, they can’t help being kind and nice. (This story is not for the very sensitive.)
Wanderer and Sailor
After spending their lives on the boat playing with dolphins, navigating and cooking – two young sailors now find themselves alone on a remote beach.
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.
The Children of Lir
The legend of the four Children of Lir, turned into swans for nine centuries by their wicked stepmother.
Princess Rose and the Golden Bird
A wicked witch curses the beautiful princess who sings every night with a golden bird.
The Golden Goose
Dummerly earns a golden goose through his kindness, but anyone who tries to touch it gets stuck.
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!
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