Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
Snow White is under threat from an evil stepmother who wants to be the fairest in the land.
My Daddy Goes BOOM
A poem about someone’s daddy who loves pretending to be an astronaut. Or is he really pretending?
The Six Swans
A girl must remain completely silent for six years to save her brothers from a wicked spell, but will she survive?
Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp
An evil sorcerer tricks Aladdin into thinking that he is Aladdin’s uncle so that he can retrieve for him a powerful and magical lamp. The classic Middle Eastern folk tale retold and illustrated by Walter Crane.
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
L. Frank Baum’s classic about a girl from Kansas transported to the land of Oz is a must-read for all children. Although this is in fact a short novel of about 40,000 words, one chapter a night (on average about 10 minutes each) makes for perfect bedtime reading!
Jack and the Beanstalk
Jack exchanges a cow for a handful of beans. Even though his mother is angry, a giant beanstalk leads on to a great adventure.
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?
The Tale of Jemima Puddle-Duck
Jemima wants to hatch her own eggs. Is the helpful gentleman who offers her a nesting-place all he seems to be?
The Golden Goose
A good-natured son wins a golden-feathered goose through his kindness, however anyone who touches it gets stuck. Beautifully illustrated by Leonard Leslie Brooke.
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.
A clever prince looks after pigs to try and win the heart of a princess. But does she prove to be worth winning?
The Fairy Finders
An adventurous gang of children discover they are sharing their beloved wood with some pesky, meddlesome fairies. Something has to be done to reclaim their wood.