10 Min Stories

Read free bedtime stories, fairy tales, poems for kids and short stories for kids. The best free children’s books online! Picture books, baby books, nursery rhymes and more!

Short stories for kids Taper Tom fairy tale header

Taper Tom

Taper Tom sets off on a quest to make an unhappy Princess laugh.

Bedtime stories - Johnny Townmouse by Beatrix Potter - header

Johnny Townmouse

Timmy Willie lives in the country. Johnny Town-mouse lives in the city. Which do you think is better?

Illustration for Korean fairy tale Rabbit's Eyes

Rabbit’s Eyes

A turtle gets into a fix when he tells tall tales to some fishes.

Illustration of witch for bedtime story Baba Yaga

The Baba Yaga

A boy is stolen by a wicked witch, and recovered by a kind and brave girl.

Illustration of good friends for chinese bedtime story The Golden Nugget

The Golden Nugget

A lovely story of two friends who show true friendship and kindness to one another.

Illustration for bedtime story Tamlane

Tamlane

Janet must trust a fairy named Tamlane, in order to return him to human form.

Illustration of dragon for bedtime stories The Dragon's Egg

The Dragon’s Eggs

Luca conquers his fears when searching for dragon’s eggs in a ruined castle.