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Based on the Chinese “Ballad of Mulan”, a legend tale about a young girl who goes in disguise as a boy and joins the army in her brother’s place. A Girls of Courage Tale.Read this Story
When Mama Lion kidnaps 2 ostrich chicks , who will dare to object?Read this Story
Who is in the hare’s cave? A big voice! Themes of Courage, Creative Thinking, Helping. (from Africa)Read this Story
This Legend tale describes the story of how Robert the Bruce was inspired by a spider to “Try, Try Again” for the independence of his country, Scotland.Read this Story
CHAPTER STORIES FOR KIDS
A Story of Friendship, Love and Courage. Rapunzel’s Story ~ A Brothers Grimm Fairy Tale. An evil witch has trapped Rapunzel in a tower. Can her long hair or love save her?Read this Story
The Classic Tale of the Snow Queen: Gerda and Kai struggle to fight the Snow Queen and find the balance between Good and Evil.Read this Story
Free Reading Books for Kids! Children's Storybooks Online
Free Kids Storybooks to read online! Our collection of Free Children's Storybooks Online can be read aloud or with our Audio Narration and are adapted from our most popular Classic Fairy Tales with KidsArt from our Readers!
Explore Whootie Owl's collection of free, award-winning short stories for kids in English. Our collection consists of Children's Stories: Folktales from all over the world. Folktales (or folk tales) are stories that have been shared from generation to generation by word of mouth. They consist of Fairy Tales (or fairytales), Animal tales and Legends, which you will find here!
Our short stories for children are Kid-tested, Multicultural and feature positive Moral messages! You will find funny, heart-warming, inspirational and interesting short stories with morals for little kids, which are perfect for teaching such themes as Kindness, Courage, Friendship and Gratitude.
Our stories for kids make wonderful Bedtime stories or the perfect story for the classroom to build character and teach Language Arts skills! We also offer "Early Reader" versions of some of our most popular stories; short, simple stories in English which can be used for English Language Learners or the ESL classroom or simply for emergent readers in 1st through 3rd grade. Share one of our stories with a special kid in your life and leave a lasting impression. Happy Storytelling!