The Kite and the String
A grandfather tells his sceptical grandson an old fable in order to try and teach him an important lesson.
Uraschima Taro and the Turtle
A fisherman spares the life of a turtle and his kindness is rewarded years later when he gets in trouble at sea. He meets the sea-princess and earns eternal youth, but he finally decides to go back and see his parents one more time. Warning – lovely story but not a happy ending.
Althea’s Journey Home
Althea, a young scribe from the village of Malcrest, finds herself in an unknown land, struggling to return home to her family.
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?
Baa, Baa, Black Sheep
Wool for everyone who wants it.
Dicky and Bella
The next stage of Dicky the dinosaur’s life, his marriage to Bella’s and the birth of his children. Dicky is still a bit nervous and not as confident as he ought to be.
Little Red Hen
This story about a hardworking little hen whose friends won’t help her teaches us a valuable and timeless lesson. Includes audio narration.
Winnie is Clever
This is a modern-day schoolgirl story involving the theft of jewellery and the clever action of a landlady.