The Maiden who loved a Fish
Nobody wants to marry a maiden who is not so pretty. However she has a beautiful singing voice and a fish becomes enchanted with her. They fall in love together, but it’s not easy for a fish and a human to be together, is it?
Little One-Eye, Two-Eyes and Three-Eyes
A girl is mistreated by her sisters One-Eye and Three-Eyes. When a kind woman provides her with a way to always eat well, her sisters become very suspicious.
The Most Frugal of Men
A man who takes pride in spending as little money as possible sends his son to learn from the most frugal man in the world.
Toads and Diamonds
A girl is nice to an old woman at a well who rewards her by having diamonds fall from her mouth when she speaks. When her bad-tempered mother sees this, she sends her pampered other daughter to get the same.
Ogre in the Basement
A moving story about Grandma coming to live with a family. This story will help teach children about what happens sometimes when people get old and the impact of Alzheimer’s disease.
Teach-Bot 3000 Runs Amok
When a new teaching robot runs amok, will Helen be able to save the day?
The Miller, his Son and their Donkey
A man is taking his donkey to the fair for sale, but find out what happens when he tries to please everyone he meets along the way. Includes audio narration.
My Daddy Goes BOOM
A poem about someone’s daddy who loves pretending to be an astronaut. Or is he really pretending?
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.
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?
Waiting For a Friend
A lonely young girl finds a friend through the bedtime stories her dad makes up.
‘Twas the night before Christmas
The famous poem by Clement Clarke Moore about one Christmas eve and the arrival of you-know-who down the chimney.