Small Stories

Cinderella – Shorter Version

Once, there lived a sweet tempered girl whose name was Cinderella. Unfortunately, her mother died young, and her father married again. His second wife had a sharp temper and her two daughters were just like her. In a word – horrid.

Read More

The Fox and the Crow

Did you know that foxes love cheese? If you didn’t, you should hear this short story with a moral by Aesop about a cunning fox who flatters and tricks a vain crow.

Read More

Father Anansi

The Father Anansi stories come from West Africa and this is a nice introduction to them. Hear about a shape-shifting tricky spider.

Read More

Little Red Riding Hood

A short and very SNAPPY telling of Little Red Riding Hood that ends very happily FOR THE WOLF ! (you have been warned). It’s fun though – and it’s the original version.

Read More