Adventures

Read the best free adventure stories for kids online!

Bedtime stories illustration The Snow Queen

The Snow Queen

Two friends are separated by a Snow Queen and an icy heart.

Illustration for children's story Little Tuk of sleeping boy

Little Tuk

A little boy helps an old lady carry her bucket – and goes on a wonderful geography adventure.

Fairy tales and bedtime stories Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll illustration cheshire cat

Alice in Wonderland

When Alice follows a white rabbit down a hole, things get curiouser and curiouser!

Bedtime Stories Illustration - flies on a table - Seven at one Blow by the Bros Grimm

Seven At One Blow

A tailor kills seven flies with one blow. See how he uses that to succeed in life!

Illustration of american indian silhouette at sunset for kids short story The Star Wife

The Star Wife

High-feather wants a Star-Maiden for his wife… but should they live in the sky or on the ground?

Bedtime stories Rumpelstiltskin illustration for kids

Rumpelstiltskin

An enchanted elf helps a miller’s daughter turn straw into gold… for a price.

Illustration for Tom Thumb short stories for kids eating breakfast

The Tale of Tom Thumb

Tom Thumb is a boy the size of a thumb – imagine what adventures he has! Reading time: 10 mins.

Illustration for vintage kids short story, Goody Two Shoes

Goody Two Shoes

Goody Two Shoes is a poor girl with a good heart who helps those around her.

Illustration of gingerbread man and rolling pin for the Gingerbread Man short story for kids

The Gingerbread Man

A cook creates a mischievous Gingerman… who sends everyone on a wild goose chase!

Illustration for the Golden Goose short story for kids

The Golden Goose

A simple man’s life changes when he is kind to someone and given a golden goose.