The Nightingale and the Rose
A nightingale sacrifices herself so that a student can have a red rose to bring the girl he loves.
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.
Little Thumkin’s Good Deed
Thumbkin’s repays a kindness and it makes him feel really good.
Dickie takes something from his little Granny that makes him able to understand crows talking. Things get exciting when he hears them talk about a box in the meadow full of nice things.
Little Robin Redbreast
Robin is more than a match for Pussy-cat. Classic nursery rhyme.
The Tale of the Pie and the Patty-Pan
Ribby the cat holds a tea party for a dog called Duchess. Complications arise when Duchess tries to replace Ribby’s mouse pie with a pie of her own.
Story about an emperor who prefers the tinkling of a bejeweled mechanical bird to the song of a real nightingale.
The storks are annoyed that some boys are singing mean songs about them and try to think of a way to teach them a lesson.
Follow the adventures of little Thumbelina after she is taken away by an ugly toad.