Bedtime stories

Cat and Mouse in Partnership - Household Stories by the Brothers Grimm

Cat and Mouse in Partnership – Household Stories by the Brothers Grimm

Cat and Mouse in Partnership - A cat having made acquaintance with a mouse, professed such great love and friendship ...
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The Frog Prince - Household Stories by the Brothers Grimm

The Frog Prince – Household Stories by the Brothers Grimm

The Frog Prince - In the old times, when it was still of some use to wish for the thing ...
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The Raven - Household Stories by the Brothers Grimm

The Raven – Household Stories by the Brothers Grimm

The Raven - There was once a Queen and she had a little daughter, who was as yet a babe ...
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The Goose Girl - Household Stories by the Brothers Grimm 1

The Goose Girl – Household Stories by the Brothers Grimm

The Goose Girl - There lived once an old Queen, whose husband had been dead many years. She had a ...
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Hans in Luck - Household Stories by the Brothers Grimm

Hans in Luck – Household Stories by the Brothers Grimm

Hans in Luck  - Hans had served his master seven years, and at the end of the seventh year he ...
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The Death of the Hen - Household Stories by the Brothers Grimm 1

The Death of the Hen – Household Stories by the Brothers Grimm

The Death of the Hen - Once on a time the cock and the hen went to the nut mountain, ...
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Clever Grethel - Household Stories by the Brothers Grimm

Clever Grethel – Household Stories by the Brothers Grimm

Clever Grethel - There was once a cook called Grethel, who wore shoes with red heels, and when she went ...
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Six Soldiers of Fortune - Household Stories by the Brothers Grimm 01

Six Soldiers of Fortune – Household Stories by the Brothers Grimm

Six Soldiers of Fortune - There was once a man who was a Jack-of-all-trades; he had served in the war, ...
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The Rabbit's Bride - Household Stories by the Brothers Grimm 01

The Rabbit’s Bride – Household Stories by the Brothers Grimm

The Rabbit's Bride - There was once a woman who lived with her daughter in a beautiful cabbage-garden; and there ...
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Snowdrop And Seven Little Dwarfs short story with pictures - Image 1

Snowdrop And Seven Little Dwarfs short story with pictures

Snowdrop And Seven Little Dwarfs - Once upon a time there was a little princess called Snowdrop, who had a ...
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The Sleeping Beauty short story with pictures - img 1

The Sleeping Beauty short story with pictures

The Sleeping Beauty - Once upon a time there was a king and queen who for a very long time ...
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Babes in the Wood - Story for kids with pictures - fig 1

Babes in the Wood – Story for kids with pictures

Babes in the Wood Story - Once upon a time there lived two little children whose parents were ill unto ...
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The goose-girl - story with pictures

The goose-girl – story with pictures

The goose-girl  - There was once an old Queen who had a very beautiful daughter. The time came when the ...
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Little Red Riding Hood Story With Pictures - image 1

Little Red Riding Hood Story With Pictures

Little Red Riding Hood - There was once a sweet little maid who lived with her father and mother in ...
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THE GRATEFUL FOXES – Mythical stories for children

THE GRATEFUL FOXES – Mythical stories for children

It was springtime in Japan, and the blossoms hung thick on the cherry trees. Butterflies and dragonflies fluttered over the ...
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Mythical stories for children - STORY OF SISYPHUS

Mythical stories for children – STORY OF SISYPHUS

Litle White Cloud was the Ocean's daughter. The Ocean loved her, and wished always to keep her near him. One ...
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Mythical stories for children – THE STORY OF THE PUDDING STONE

Mythical stories for children – THE STORY OF THE PUDDING STONE

Once upon a time, a family of giants lived upon the high mountains in the West. One day the mother ...
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Mythical stories for children – THE RED-HEADED WOODPECKER

Mythical stories for children – THE RED-HEADED WOODPECKER

There was an old woman who lived on a hill. You never heard of any one smaller or neater than ...
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AN INDIAN STORY OF THE ROBIN – Mythical stories for children

AN INDIAN STORY OF THE ROBIN – Mythical stories for children

WHEN an Indian boy was eleven years old, he was sent into a forest far away from his home. He had ...
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Mythical stories for children – HOW THE ROBIN’S BREAST BECAME RED

Mythical stories for children – HOW THE ROBIN’S BREAST BECAME RED

LONG ago in the far North, where it is very cold, there was only one fire. A hunter and his ...
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Mythical stories for children – AURORA AND TITHONUS

Mythical stories for children – AURORA AND TITHONUS

THE beautiful youth, Tithonus, loved Aurora, the queen of the dawn. He was the first one to greet her each ...
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Mythical stories for children - "ARACHNE"

Mythical stories for children – “ARACHNE”

ARACHNE was a beautiful maiden and the most wonderful weaver that ever lived. Her father was famed throughout the land ...
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KING SOLOMON AND THE ANTS – Mythical stories for children

KING SOLOMON AND THE ANTS – Mythical stories for children

One morning the Queen of Sheba started back to her home in the south. King Solomon and all his court ...
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The Wise King and the Bee - Mythical stories for children

The Wise King and the Bee – Mythical stories for children

Long ago there lived in the East the greatest king in the world. It was believed that no one could ask ...
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Mythical stories for children - GOLDEN-ROD AND ASTER

Mythical stories for children – GOLDEN-ROD AND ASTER

Golden Hair and Blue Eyes lived at the foot of a great hill.  On the top of this hill in ...
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Mythical stories for children - CLYTIE

Mythical stories for children – “CLYTIE”

Clytie was a beautiful little water nymph who lived in a cave at the bottom of the sea. The walls ...
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Puss introducing the princess to the castle - Puss in boots story

Puss in boots – story book with pictures – Bedtime stories to read

Еxcerpt from: Puss in boots / Publication date [between 1836 and 1844] / Publisher London: Orlando Hodgson, 111, Fleet Street ...
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10 How the Monkey Got a Drink

How the Monkey Got a Drink When He Was Thirsty – Brazilian Fairy Tales

The monkey was seated high up among the leafy branches of a mango tree playing upon his guitar. The tiger ...
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11 How the Monkey Got Food

How the Monkey Got Food When He Was Hungry – Brazilian Fairy Tales

Once upon a time the monkey was hungry. He wanted to make some porridge, but he did not have any ...
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12 Why the Bananas Belong to

Why the Bananas Belong to the Monkey – Brazilian Fairy Tales

Perhaps you do not know it, but the monkeys think that all the bananas belong to them. When Brazilian children ...
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