What Lou Could Do
A funny poem about a boy who starts to behave like a bird.
The Ugly Duckling
Everyone is mean to the poor little duckling and calls him ugly. Follow his adventure to find out where he really belongs.
The Three Wishes
Shankar, a poor fisherman, is granted three wishes by the King of the Sea but, because of greed, he and his wife Lakshmi lose everything that they get.
The Wild Swans
A loving sister risks everything to save her eleven brothers from the spell of a wicked witch.
Walter Takes a Break
Walter goes to the sea-side to visit his friend, a friendly blue spider named Webster. The latest installment in our favourite weezle-wobbler’s adventures!
The Santa Flower
When the annual Santa Flower doesn’t bloom properly, everyone is worried. Then Annika gets a visit from a famous reindeer and takes a magical trip to the North Pole. Can she help Santa and save Christmas?
The Tale of Johnny Town-Mouse
The tale of a country mouse and a city mouse who visit one another in turn. Which will they prefer as a place to live?
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!
The Old, Rough Stone and the Gnarled Tree
An old stone is annoyed when a tree takes root beside him.
Grandma Reilly’s Pig
Shona is happy to own Grandma Reilly’s Pig, but is the pig happy with her?
Story about an emperor who prefers the tinkling of a bejeweled mechanical bird to the song of a real nightingale.
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