Adventures

Read the best free adventure stories for kids online!

The Raven Grimm fairy tales illustration

The Raven

A Princess is turned into a raven, and a man must neither eat nor drink to save her.

Fairy tales The Water of Life Brothers Grimm illustration

The Water of Life

A King is dying, and his sons set off to discover the Water of Life that will save him.

I Can Climb free short stories for kids header illustration

I Can Climb

A little boy learns to climb up everything… but how will he ever get down again?

Illustration for Hans Christian Andersen fairytale The Nightingale

The Nightingale

A Chinese Emperor coves a nightingale – but then discovers a more beautiful one made of gold.

Illustration for Hans Christian Andersen's fairytale The Little Mermaid

The Little Mermaid

The classic Hans Christian Andersen tale of a Little Mermaid, and what she will do for love.

Illustration for Grimm Brothers fairytale Twelve Dancing Princesses

The Twelve Dancing Princesses

A king suspects that his twelve daughters go dancing every night… and a young prince takes the challenge to discover them.

Illustration for scary halloween kids story Zombie Town

Zombie Town

Elroy is scared of most things, especially going on a school camping trip. But that’s not counting the ZOMBIES!

Illustration of child's circus for children's short story Monsieur Le Dot

Monsieur Le Dot

The tale of a friendship between a ringmaster and an elephant at a circus everyone loves.

Sleepy Mr Sloth short stories for kids header illustration

Sleepy Mr Sloth

Mr Sloth just wants to find one comfortable branch to sleep on. But how can he, when he’s sharing the tree?

Short stories for kids The Enchanted Stag illustration

The Enchanted Stag

A sister and brother escape their wicked stepmother – but the brother is turned into an enchanted stag.