The Spider and Santa Claus
Ever wondered why Christmas trees are decorated with tinsel? Find out how a certain spider created this tradition.
The Legend of the Christmas Tree
The legend of how the beloved Christmas tree came to be.
The Little Ladybird
In this traditional Portuguese folktale, adapted and translated by Dulce Rodrigues, a vain ladybird has a huge choice of suitors, but does she choose the right one?
Penguin and the Fig Tree
The true story of mysteriously missing figs and Dulce’s uncle’s dog who went by the name of Penguin!
Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer
Dulce Rodrigues explains the history of the famous story about Rudolph, the most famous reindeer of all and retells it in her own words.
The camel, the deer and the horse
Read this Mongolian folktale retold by Dulce Rodrigues. Find out what happens when a deer asks a camel if he can borrow his antlers!
The Frogs’ Race
A group of frogs decide to race to the top of the tower, but will they all be discouraged when everyone says they can’t do it?
An Eel in the Aquarium
Read this true story about Dulce’s unlikely pets. When one escapes she has a difficult decision to make.