Age 7-12

Read the best fairy tales, bedtime stories, funny stories and chapter books for kids online!

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.

Golden treasure box illustration for Pandoras Box short stories for kids

Pandora’s Box

In this famous Greek myth, Pandora is attracted to opening a box that she shouldn’t.

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 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.

Illustration of baby chef for The Magic Fishbone bedtime story by Charles Dickens

The Magic Fishbone

A plucky Princess helps her royal family when they are down on their luck.

Illustration of children walking in forest for bedtime story Fundevogel

Fundevogel

The story of two friends who help each other to escape a hungry cook!

Illustration of girl in tower for bedtime story Rapunzel

Rapunzel

The classic fairy tale of a long-haired princess trapped in a tower.