The Girl behind the Mirror
Lucy and her mum come across a weird and wonderful Chinese shop and in it they find the perfect dresser for Lucy’s room. Imagine Lucy’s shock when the mirror on it turns out to be far from normal.
Poor Humpty Dumpty learns the hard way about the dangers of sitting on walls.
Toads and Diamonds
A girl is nice to an old woman at a well who rewards her by having diamonds fall from her mouth when she speaks. When her bad-tempered mother sees this, she sends her pampered other daughter to get the same.
Best Kept Secret
Meredith’s move to Cape Cod seems regretful until she unveils her best kept secret and gains an unimaginable friend!
The Pump that could not Sump
A poem. About a flood. In a house. Oh dear.
Little Robin Redbreast
Robin is more than a match for Pussy-cat. Classic nursery rhyme.
Little Red Cap
A hungry wolf has a plan to eat both Little Red-Cap and her grandmother.
Two girls are arguing until a balloon-seller comes along.
The Tale of Peter Rabbit
Find out what happens to naughty Peter Rabbit when he disobeys his mother and starts to eat Mr McGregor’s vegetables.
The Tale of Tom Kitten
Tabitha Twitchit gets annoyed after she washes and dresses her three kittens for a party, but within moments they have dirtied and lost their clothes!
The Silver Tree
Trisha is really taken by a beautiful silver tree in the store, even though the family tradition is to get a pine tree.
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