Age 4-6

Read the best free bedtime stories, fairy tales, and books for kindergarten and school aged kids online!

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Baby Brother Surprise

Princess Josie has a new baby brother who she doesn’t really like. But should she turn him into a slug?

Illustration for kids poem Antonio by Laura Elizabeth Richards

Antonio

Antonio, Antonio, was tired of being alonio… a funny series of limericks for children who love sounds!

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Bird Song

A poem about the different songs of birds, and what they might mean to a careful listener.

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Circles

A mother vulture teaches a baby vulture about the cycles of life and death.

Illustration for kids poem The Bottle Tree by Eugene Field

The Bottle Tree

Would you like to sail away to a place where bottles of milk grow on trees…?

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The Bounce

Black dog is bored at his house while his human is away… until he decides to BOUNCE!

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.

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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?

Illustration of crying girl for poem for kids Suppose

Suppose!

A poem that helps children to see the bright side of life when they are upset.

Anaya's Thumb Free toddler's story book - header illustration

Anaya’s Thumb

Anaya only wants to suck her thumb – even if Mummy and Daddy want her to stop!