Beautiful Wild Rose Girl
A beautiful story about a poor, sad girl who lives in a swamp, until one day a shepherd sees her sorrow and breaks the terrible spell.
All of Aesop’s fables, beautifully illustrated by Milo Winter. Dip in and out, each one only takes a minute or two.
A Change of Coats
A lobster and a crab pay the price for being a little too worried about how they look.
Tim Tim Tamytam
Tim Tim’s home gets destroyed by ants, but luckily his wife’s friend finds somewhere new for them that’s even better.
A wishbone boasts about how great he is and the other objects are impressed, for a while.
Little Thumkin’s Good Deed
Thumbkin’s repays a kindness and it makes him feel really good.
The Twin Sisters
Two twins look very alike but are very different on the inside. When they decide to switch places, things happen for the better.
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.
Sally Migrundy lives happily in the Whispering Forest. One day, she receives an unexpected message in a bottle that comes floating down the stream and decides to send a message of her own.
The Old, Rough Stone and the Gnarled Tree
An old stone is annoyed when a tree takes root beside him.
Mr. and Mrs. Thumbkins
Mr. Thumbkins is very worried as Mrs. Thumbkins has disappeared!
The Fairy Ring
An old man can’t get any money for playing his violin. When finally an old woman leaves something in his tin cup, at first he is disappointed it’s not money, but it turns out to be something more special.