Stories

Stories

Cinderella

Once upon a time, there was a wealthy widower who married a proud and haughty woman as his second wife. She had two daughters, who were equally vain and selfish.

Oliver Twist

Oliver Twist Oliver Twist Oliver Twist was the second novel of Charles Dickens. It was initially published in monthly installments that began in February of 1837 and ended in April of 1839. The publication of Oliver Twist began before the … Read More

Handsel and Gretel

Handsel and Gretel Handsel and Gretel Once upon a time, there lived a very poor woodcutter and his two children, Hansel and Gretel. Their mother had died many years ago, and the woodcutter’s second wife hated the children. She didn’t … Read More

Beauty and The Beast

Beauty and The Beast Beauty and The Beast Once upon a time, there lived a wealthy merchant and his daughter. He called her ‘Beauty’, because she had wonderful, thick, dark hair and deep brown eyes. Everyone that saw her though … Read More

Jack and The Beanstalk

Jack and the Beanstalk Jack and the Beanstalk Once upon a time, there was a young boy called Jack. He and his mother lived in a tiny cottage in a tiny village. His mother was a very poor widow who … Read More

King Midas

King Midas King Midas Dionysus heard his prayer, and consented; telling Midas to wash in the river Pactolus. Then, whatever he put into the water would be reversed of the touch.Midas did so, and when he touched the waters, the power flowed into the … Read More

Alice in Wonderland

Alice in Wonderland Once upon a time, a little girl named Alice was sitting in her garden with her sister, Dinah, on a lovely summer day. Alice was beginning to get bored listening to her sister read a dull book … Read More

Robin Hood

Robin Hood Robin Hood Robin Hood became a popular folk figure in the late-medieval period, and continues to be widely represented in literature, films and television   Robin Hood is a heroic outlaw in English folklore who, according to legend, was … Read More