The story, adapted from Greek mythology, about Pandora and her box that she wasn’t supposed to open.
A Christmas Carol
The classic Christmas tale of mean old Scrooge and the three ghosts visited upon him. Note this is the full novel in its original form, so not short!
The Spider and Santa Claus
Ever wondered why Christmas trees are decorated with tinsel? Find out how a certain spider created this tradition.
Raggedy Andy’s Smile
Andy loses his smile at Christmas until Santa comes to the rescue.
The Twelve Dancing Princesses
A king is determined to find out where his twelve daughters go dancing every night and offers a reward to anyone who finds out.
The Gift of the Magi
The classic story of a young couple at Christmas and how, in spite of how poor they are, manage to give the greatest gift of all to one another.
The Wolf and the Fake News Story
Truly a story for our times. The wolf tells his side of the story with regards to the three pigs!
The Pig Farmer
In this funny re-telling of a Hans Christian Andersen classic, a poor farm boy dreams of sharing his tiny kingdom with someone who makes his heart sing and his soul dance.
The Three Wishes
Shankar, a poor fisherman, is granted three wishes by the King of the Sea but, because of greed, he and his wife Lakshmi lose everything that they get.
The legend of Bess, the loyal dog from Linlithgow, Scotland, who helped to feed his master imprisoned on an Linlithgow Loch.
Why Hippos Stay in Water
In case you were wondering why hippos always stay in water (perfectly understandable) then here is a poem that explains it.
Mikaleen and the Stone Soup
In this new version of a classic tale, Mikaleen the travelling man tricks a mean couple into thinking a simple stone can make delicious soup.