English Stories


Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Language: English/French  Origin: France

Once upon a time there was a young girl with beautiful, curly blonde hair who lived with her mother and father in a little house on the edge of the woods…

Enjoy this story in: English French


Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Goldilocks and the Three Bears

Language: English  Origin: United Kingdom

Once upon a time in a little house on the edge of the woods a girl called Goldilocks lived with her parents…

Enjoy this story in: English


The Tortoise and The Three Brothers

The Tortoise and The Three Brothers

Language: English/Yoruba  Origin: Nigeria

Once upon a time, there were three orphan brothers. Their names were Otarun, Akope, and Awekun…

Enjoy this story in: English Yoruba


The Story of Niu Lang and Zhi Nu

The Story of Niu Lang and Zhi Nu

Language: Cantonese/English/Mandarin  Origin: China

Niu Lang wasn’t always a simple cow herder. And Zhi Nu wasn’t always a cloud-weaver. Once upon a time they were both stars up in the night sky…

Enjoy this story in: Cantonese English Mandarin


The Story of the Dragon Boat Festival

The Story of the Dragon Boat Festival

Language: Cantonese/English/Mandarin  Origin: China

A very long time ago, during a period known as the Zhou Dynasty, China was divided into seven warring kingdoms…

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The Prince and The Honest Girl

The Prince and The Honest Girl

Language: Arabic/English  Origin: Saudi Arabia

A long time ago, there was a young Prince who wanted very much to find a wife…

Enjoy this story in: Arabic English


The Singing Drum

The Singing Drum

Language: English/Yoruba  Origin: Nigeria

Once upon a time, there was a man and a woman who had a son called Atilola. They loved their only child dearly and made sure he lacked nothing…

Enjoy this story in: English Yoruba


The Lost Camel

The Lost Camel

Language: English/Hindi  Origin: India

Once, there was a merchant, not a rich merchant. And he had a camel, not a beautiful camel. But he loved that camel…

Enjoy this story in: English Hindi


The Love of the Forest

The Love of the Forest

Language: English/Portuguese  Origin: Brazil

The sun rises above the Amazon rainforest and the huge, evergreen trees allow rays of light to pass between their leaves and paint the forest floor in dappled shadows…

Enjoy this story in: English Portuguese


The Lady Who Lives On The Moon

The Lady Who Lives On The Moon

Language: Cantonese/English/Mandarin  Origin: China

Once upon a time, there was a beautiful warrior called Chang’e who was married to a brave and strong archer named Houyi…

Enjoy this story in: Cantonese English Mandarin


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