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Nose Dwarf

Nose Dwarf - story

Wilhelm Hauff

This story is from the collection called “The Sheik of Alexandria and his Slaves,” and is supposed to be told by a slave to the Sheik. Sir, those people are much mistaken who fancy that…

Raggedy Ann And The Kittens

Raggedy Ann And The Kittens - story

Johnny Gruelle

Raggedy Ann had been away all day. Marcella had come early in the morning and dressed all the dolls and placed them about the nursery. Some of the dolls had been put in the little…

Raggedy Ann and the Kite

Raggedy Ann and the Kite - story

Johnny Gruelle

Raggedy Ann watched with interest the preparations.   A number of sticks were being fastened together with strings and covered with light cloth. Raggedy Ann heard some of the boys talk of “The Kite,” so…

Raggedy Ann Learns a Lesson

Raggedy Ann Learns a Lesson - story

Johnny Gruelle

One day the dolls were left all to themselves. Their little mistress had placed them all around the room and told them to be nice children while she was away. And there they sat and…

A Drama in the Air

A Drama in the Air - story

Jules Verne

In the month of September, 185–, I arrived at Frankfort-on-the-Maine. My passage through the principal German cities had been brilliantly marked by balloon ascents; but as yet no German had accompanied me in my car,…

Darab on the River

Darab on the River - story

Thamar E. Gindin

When Homai took the throne as the queen, She was kind and victorious – supreme! But when she had a son, the true heir to the crown, He was sent on the river, unseen. But…

Mr. Rabbit and Mr. Bear

Mr. Rabbit and Mr. Bear - story

Joel Chandler Harris

“ wuz one season” said Uncle Remus, pulling thoughtfully at his whiskers, “w’en Brer Fox say to hisse’f dat he speck he better whirl in en plant a goober-patch, en in dem days, mon, hit wuz…

Isis – The Story of The Goddess of Magic and Sorcery in Egyptian Mythology

Isis – The Story of The Goddess of Magic and Sorcery in Egyptian Mythology - story

Shoham Smith

The Goddess Isis was almost as strong as her grandfather the Sun God, the most powerful of all the gods in the universe. His name was Ra, but he had a few other names as…

See You at the Pole

See You at the Pole - story

Nurit Zarchi

“Sir, I have something for you.” Mr. Zoom stopped walking and looked around. Cars whizzed by, people strode past, but a deliveryman reached out and handed Mr. Zoom a package. “Why me?” said Mr. Zoom…

The Tales of Hoomit

The Tales of Hoomit - story

S. Yizhar

Who is Hoomit? What happened to her, and how did it all come to be? Here, listen. Every Friday, Zeevi and Father used to walk to the train station. And once, while they were on…