World Tales – Free Diverse Stories For Kids

Around the World

Free Diverse Fairy Tales and Folktales for Kids From Around the World


Stories to Grow By provides the best collection of stories from all over the world. Our World Tales bring you multicultural fairy tales and folktales from Africa, Asia, Europe, The Middle East, South America, and North America! Click on any of the geographical areas below and explore stories from multiple countries. Whether you are looking for stories from your own cultural background or new stories to learn about others heritage - Stories to Grow By has you covered!


Read Our Unique Multicultural World Tales:


Explore our Special Collection of Stories from China, England, India, and Russia:


In addition to all of our world tales divided by continent, Stories to Grow By also provides a Special Collection of stories from: China, England, India, and Russia. Stories to Grow By provides the best collection of Bedtime Stories from China, England, India, and Russia. Non-denominational Chinese, British, Indian, and Russian Folktales and Fairytales displaying themes of human ethics.



Not Finding the World Tale You Are Looking For?

We are always striving to provide more stories from all around the world. If you would like to see additional stories, content, and materials, or maybe even have some of your own you would like to share - drop us a line! You can contact us directly by clicking HERE.

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Teaching Resources from Stories to Grow By

In addition to our World Tales, Stories to Grow By also offers a multitude of other stories and even teaching resources! We provide over 100 free bedtime stories, fairy tales, folk tales, readers theater play scripts, and performance notes!

You are bound to find the stories and materials you need with Stories to Grow By.

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