What a Good Man Does is Always Right
A funny tale about a man who sets off to the fair to sell his horse and arrives back with something unexpected. Will his wife be annoyed when she finds out?
The Night After Christmas
In this poem also by Clement Clarke Moore, we hear about a different visitor on the night AFTER Christmas!
Robert starts to try on his dad’s hats and enters the world of his imagination.
An old couple gain a fine son inside a peach found in the river. He grows up strong and smart and decides to seek his fortune on the island of the devils.
Cassie is the Family Disappointment, she can’t do any of the things her talented circus family can. Madam Zizinkski, the fortune teller doesn’t agree and shows her hope in the crystal ball that things will turn out well.
Little Ania is so unusual that trying to be normal makes her sicker and sicker, until one day a mysterious old man reveals to her a great family secret.
The Wooden Horse
The dolls have great fun when Santa delivers a wooden horse for Christmas.
Darryl is a Dragonfly who loves to fly and to take his friends flying. But what happens if you can’t see all that well?
Marcelle and the Kitchen Monster
Marcelle’s mother is not home, the nanny is sleeping, and a terrible monster is protecting the food in the kitchen. In order to get food, Marcelle will go through an adventure where she will learn to be brave. Fortunately, she is not alone.
Molly’s Little Red Wagon
Molly is excited to receive a little red wagon for Christmas, but takes to heart Santa’s note to use it to help other people.
Larkin Wyley’s Paleontology Adventure
A young boy learns that you don’t always find what you looking for, but if you keep on going you might find something just as interesting.
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