Animals

Read the best free pet and animal stories, animal poems, bedtime stories and farm stories online!

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!

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.

Illustration for Chicken Licken kids fable

Chicken Licken

An acorn falls on Chicken-licken’s head, and the sky falls down!

Kids bedtime story picture book Fox and the Pine header illustration

Fox and the Pine

Winter makes a little Fox feel sad… until a forest fairy reminds him about optimism.

Free Bedtime Stories - Little Goat - page header illustration

Little Goat

Little Goat gets lost in search of the sweetest grass… or does she?

Cover illustration artwork for free kids story Clever Pig

Clever Pig

Clever pig can find a carrot… and some friends!

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?