Catalogue Page for Fable Stories
The Fox Who Wanted To Fly
Can foxes fly? Here is a fable about one who tried.
By Harley HamiltonAge range: 3 to 5, 6 to 8, 9 to12 Tags: Animal Story, Fable, Video Animals: Fox Reading time: 01 - 05 mins
The Raven and the Fox
Based on Aesop’s fable “The Fox and the Crow”, this is the retelling of a story with a moral about what a clever fox does to get a yummy piece of cheese.
By Amina Ali SyedAge range: 6 to 8 Tags: Animal Story, Fable Animals: Bird, Crow, Fox, Raven Reading time: 01 - 05 mins
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!
By Ciara, Aged 11Age range: 6 to 8, 9 to12, Teen Tags: By Children, Classic, Fable, Fairy Tale, Fantasy, Funny, Modern Animals: Wolf Reading time: 01 - 05 mins
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.
By Karuna KumarAge range: 6 to 8, 9 to12 Tags: Classic, Fable, Fairy Tale, Folk Tale, Original Animals: Fish Reading time: 05 - 10 mins
The Kite and the String
A grandfather tells his sceptical grandson an old fable in order to try and teach him an important lesson.
By Brian MartinAge range: 6 to 8, 9 to12, Teen Tags: Fable, Illustrated, Instructional, Modern, Original Reading time: 01 - 05 mins, 05 - 10 mins
Ella the Rabbit
Ella the rabbit doesn’t like the way she looks because she is not like all the other rabbits in the forest. She decides to do something about it, but when things go terribly wrong, she learns a valuable lesson.
By Rebecca ElbertAge range: 3 to 5, 6 to 8 Tags: Fable, Instructional, Modern, Original Animals: Rabbit Reading time: 01 - 05 mins
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.
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?
By Dulce RodriguesAge range: 3 to 5, 6 to 8, 9 to12 Tags: Fable, Modern, Original Animals: Frog Reading time: 01 - 05 mins
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.
All of Aesop’s fables, beautifully illustrated by Milo Winter. Dip in and out, each one only takes a minute or two.