I’m a Spring Onion
Helena must fix her costume for the Christmas play AND shop for the disco. There’s no time for both.
The Children of Lir
The legend of the four Children of Lir, turned into swans for nine centuries by their wicked stepmother.
The Taffy Pull
When everyone is out of the house, they have great fun as Raggedy Andy teaches the dolls how to make Taffy.
Little Johny and the Bubble Bath
Johny won’t have a bath until his mother promises that he can have a fish and a duck in it.
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.
The Flying Trunk
A merchant’s son receives the gift of a flying trunk and flies to Turkey, where he tries to win the hand of the sultan’s daughter.
Matt the Swamp Rat
Poem about a rat who tries to make friends whilst on an adventure
Cinderella (The Original)
The original Cinderella, in this version the fairy godmother is replaced by a friendly bird who provides her a dress for the ball.
Peter receives a pair of pyjamas from his Granny, however as soon as he starts to wear them at night, strange things start to happen.
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.
Best Kept Secret
Meredith’s move to Cape Cod seems regretful until she unveils her best kept secret and gains an unimaginable friend!
A girl recounts her fond memories of beautiful hummingbirds in her grandmother’s garden and includes a poem entitled “The Hummingbird” paying tribute to them.
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