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A BOOK OF GIANTS - 25 stories about giants through the ages

by Anon E. Mouse & compiled and retold by H W Lanier

Mankind has ever been fascinated by extraordinary aspects of humanity, but none so much as giants.

Many ancient gods, and indeed kings and emperors, were said to be vast in size: witness, for instance, the colossal...

WHAT THE MOON SAW AND OTHER TALES - 45 stories from the pen of H C Andersen

by Hans Christian Andersen & Illustrated by A. W. Bayes

This volume was intended as a sequel to Andersen’s 1864 Stories and Tales (see end pages of this book) and was aimed at slightly older children. This book of fairy tales and stories deals with more complex...

Outlaws of Time #3: The Last of the Lost Boys

by N. D. Wilson

From the bestselling author of 100 Cupboards comes the spellbinding finale of the Outlaws of Time series, perfect for fans of Armand Baltazar’s Timeless: Diego and the Rangers of the Vastlantic or Soman Chainani’s...

STORIES FROM THE FAERIE QUEENE - 8 stories from the epic poem

by Edmund Spenser, Retold by Jeanie Lang & Illustrated By Rose Le Quesne

More than four hundred years ago there lived in England a poet named Edmund Spenser (1552 – 1599). He was brave and true and gentle, and he loved all that was beautiful and good.

Edmund Spenser wrote many poems,...

THE GOLDEN MAIDEN AND OTHER STORIES FROM ARMENIA - 29 stories from the Caucasus Corridor

by Anon E. Mouse & Retold By A. G. Seklemian

Herein are 29 Armenian Fairy Tales and legends. Some of these stories may have a familiar ring and others will be entirely “new” to the reader despite them being millennia old.

Here you will stories like:...

A RUSSIAN GRANDMOTHER’S WONDER TALES - 50 Children's Bedtime Stories

by Anon E. Mouse & Retold by L Seymour Houghton

An ancient Hopi parable states “He who tells stories, rules the world.” The stories which this Russian grandmother tells can be found, with many others, in a collection of “Tales and Legends of South Slavonia.”...

THE BOOK OF ELVES AND FAIRIES - Over 70 bedtime stories for children

by Anon E. Mouse & Retold by Frances Jenkins Olcott

An ancient Hopi proverb states “He who tells stories, rules the world.” Well here is your chance to become a King, or a Queen for a day, or at least, a few hours……

Herein, are more than 70 stories and...

THE LADY OF THE SNOW - a Japanese Fairy Tale

by Anon E. Mouse & Narrated by Baba Indaba

ISSN: 2397-9607 Issue 421

In this 421st issue of the Baba Indaba’s Children's Stories series, Baba Indaba narrates the Fairy Tale "THE LADY OF THE SNOW”.

Winter time in Japan, and it’s snow scapes, has a...


by Thornton W. Burgess

An ancient HOPI proverb states “The one who tells the stories, rules the world.

Herein are 23 adventures undertaken by Grandfather Frog…….

Bored with the panorama of the Smiling Pool, Grandfather Frog...


by Anon E. Mouse & Narrated by Baba Indaba

ISSN: 2397-9607 Issue 420

In this 420th issue of the Baba Indaba’s Children's Stories series, Baba Indaba narrates the Japanese Fairy Tale "A BELL AND THE POWER OF KARMA”.

A long, long time ago in far, far...

THE LAUGHING PRINCE and other fairy tales and stories from Jugoslavia

by Anon E. Mouse

The book containing 14 Fairy and folk tales from the land formerly known as Jugoslavia. These have been selected from a larger mass of material which can now be found in Jugoslav, Czechoslovak, Bulgarian, German,...


by Mgloria Pozzi

This is the simple and poetic fairytale of two children born in fantastic worlds that in growing up, go in search of the other, metaphor of love, search for new worlds and new universes to explore.

The ebook...

1000 Mythological Characters Briefly Described

by Edward S Ellis

To the Greeks and Romans, there was a time more remote than history gives us any account of, when there was neither land nor water, and when the earth and all things within and upon it were “without form and...

MANX FAIRY TALES - 45 Children's Stories from the Isle of Mann

by Anon E. Mouse & Retold by Sophia Morrison

THERE is at least one spot in the world where Fairies are still believed in, and where, if you look in the right places, they may still be found, and that is the little island from which these stories come Elian...

SNOWDROP AND OTHER STORIES FROM THE GRIMMS - 30 Illustrated stories from the Grimms

by Anon E. Mouse & Compiled by the Grimm Brothers

This volume of 30 folk and fairy tales was compiled by the Grimm Brothers over a century ago.

The tales are brought to life by the 20 colour plates and 28 pen and ink illustrations by the master illustrator –...

FOLK-LORE AND LEGENDS OF SCANDINAVIA - 28 Northern Myths and Legends

by Anon E. Mouse & Retold By Charles John Tibbits

A great read for children and great for reading around a fire on a cold winter night!

We have to thank C. J. Tibbits for collecting and translating these tales. In the main he drew them from previous collations...


by Anon E. Mouse & Retold by C J Tibbits

In this volume you will find 22 selections by CJ Tibbits made from various Russian and Polish collectors of Folklore—Afanasief, Erben, Wojcicki, Glinski, etc.

There is little doubt of the stories Northern Slavic...

NORTH CORNWALL FAIRIES AND LEGENDS - 13 Legends from England's West Country

by Anon E. Mouse & Retold by Enys Tregarthen

Numberless stories of the little Ancient People of England’s West Country of Cornwall and Devon used to be told. In olden times cottagers often repeated to each other on winter evenings as they sat round the...

FOLKLORE AND LEGENDS OF GERMANY - 30 German folk and fairy tales

by Anon E. Mouse & Retold By Charles John Tibbits

A great read for children and great for reading around a fire on a cold winter night!

Herein you will find 30 old legends and from Germany. Some will be familiar but most less so, and may even seem to be a new...

LEGENDS OF NORSELAND - 24 Illustrated Norse and Viking Legends

by Anon E. Mouse & Edited and Retold by Mara L. Pratt

Herein are 24 illustrated easy-to-read Norse and Viking legends, including the Song of the Valkyries, rewritten with young adults in mind. Here you will find the legends of the Norse and Viking inhabitants of...