04Feb
2013
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The fair One with the golden locks

There was once a most beautiful and amiable princess who was called “The Fair One with Locks of Gold,” for her hair shone brighter than gold, and flowed in curls down to her feet, her head was always encircled by a wreath of beautiful flowers, and pearls and diamonds. A handsome, rich, young prince, whose […]

01Feb
2013
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Story of Coquerico

Once upon a time there was a handsome hen who lived like a great lady in the poultry-yard of a rich farmer, surrounded by a numerous family which clucked about her, and none of which clamored more loudly or picked up the corn faster with his beak than a poor little deformed and crippled chicken. […]

31Jan
2013
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iPhone/iPad/iPod app now available!

The official FREE app for iOS (iPhone/iPad/iPod) devices is now available on the AppStore. A great support for your children’s bedtime stories. All fairy tales are available off-line and you can syncronize your content with wi-fi/3G data connection when you like it! 500+ fairy tales could be a funny way to learn English with “I’ll […]

30Jan
2013
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Peter Pan // Chapter 17 – When Wendy grew up

All previous chapters here. I hope you want to know what became of the other boys. They were waiting below to give Wendy time to explain about them; and when they had counted five hundred they went up. They went up by the stair, because they thought this would make a better impression. They stood in […]

30Jan
2013
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Dick Whittington and His Cat

More than five hundred years ago there was a little boy named Dick Whittington, and this is true. His father and mother died when he was too young to work, and so poor little Dick was very badly off. He was quite glad to get the parings of the potatoes to eat and a dry […]

25Jan
2013
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The flower’s lesson

There grew a fragrant rose-tree where the brook flows, With two little tender buds, and one full rose; When the sun went down to his bed in the west, The little buds leaned on the rose-mother’s breast, While the bright eyed stars their long watch kept, And the flowers of the valley in their green […]

24Jan
2013
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The recompense

The Caliph HAROON-AL-RASCHID, being one day at the chase, met an old man who was planting a walnut-tree. “What a fool is this old man!” said the Caliph to his suite; “he acts as if he were still a youth, and were to enjoy the fruits of that tree.” As his followers likewise made a […]

24Jan
2013
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The first horse

There was a king of the olden time who heard a prophecy that the child of his only daughter would destroy him. This daughter was the loveliest princess in the world, and her name was Danae. Her father loved her well, but when he heard that prophecy, he shut her up all alone in a […]

23Jan
2013
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The White Cat

There was once a king who had three sons, all remarkably handsome in their persons, and in their tempers brave and noble. Some wicked courtiers made the king believe that the princes were impatient to wear the crown, and that they were contriving a plot to deprive him of his sceptre and his kingdom. The […]

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