How the Checkered Bunny Found a Home
This story tells the tale of the lengths to which sisterly love can go in search of the perfect gift.
The Bird and the Map
This story about a boy who finds a map in a cave teaches us that certain glimmers of hope are present in nature for us
to identify and that we just need to have faith.
The Tailor of Gloucester
Story about a tailor whose work on a waistcoat is finished by the grateful mice he rescues from his cat
The Girl Who Had Wings
A girl has the most beautiful wings. But can she fly?
How Johnny Cricket Saw Santa Claus
Johnny and his family move to their winter home inside a chimney. On a certain special night, someone comes down the chimney to fill stockings for the children.
A wardrobe starts to tell its story and it turns out it knew of the little fir tree that became a Christmas tree, just like in Hans Christian Andersen’s story!
The Adventures of Bird
Bird is his name. And he is a bird. Large, a little ugly and clumsy, but lovable. Eats too much junk food so has lost the ability to fly. Is befriended by two children and they embark on an adventure together.
Stingy Jack and the Jack O’Lantern
A young boy learns how Stingy Jack became connected to Jack O’Lanterns.
A fox is under pressure to hide from the hunt out to get him. Will the clever fox find a way to escape?
Tom Tom the Piper’s Son
A lesson in the dangers of pork theft.
Walter and the Dragon’s Tooth
Walter, a very special Weezle-wobbler, is helping his snail friend Munch find his missing glasses. When he finds a dragon’s tooth, will it bring them luck or lead them to terrible danger?
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