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Category: Folk Tale


Ali Thumb

Ali Thumb

Language: English/Turkish  Origin: Turkey

Ali Thumb is no bigger than a thumb.  Unsure of how society will treat Ali, his parents keep him locked away at home; but the curious Ali is itching to see what the real world is like and embarks on an adventure with his father.

Enjoy this story in: English Turkish

Be Truthful

Be Truthful

Language: English/Hindi  Origin: India

There once lived a small boy called Pukhraj who was the son of a farmer. The one trouble with Pukhraj was that he often told lies to his family and to his friends...

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Beauty (Sunderi Pari)

Beauty (Sunderi Pari)

Language: English/Gujarati  Origin: India

‘I want a baby,’ Aadab demanded one day. ‘I want a baby now. I am young and beautiful and I am married. I need a baby before I am too old and past my prime.’

Enjoy this story in: English Gujarati

The Boastful Turtle

The Boastful Turtle

Language: English/Filipino  Origin: Philippines

Some animals are more fortunate than others. But many would say that birds are the most fortunate creatures of all. Turtle certainly thought so...

Enjoy this story in: English Filipino

Chips

Chips

Language: English/Polish  Origin: Poland

A war time tale of a family who get a surprise when two soldiers come knocking at their door.

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