OUR NEWEST “EARLY READER” BEDTIME STORIES FOR KIDS: FAIRY TALES
NEW!!! A Bedtime Story in Simple English for Kids. The Classic fairy tale of Cinderella-a young girl, mistreated by her step-mother and step-sisters, who finds out that dreams really can come true.
NEW!!! A Bedtime Story in Simple English for Kids. A toy rabbit learns that through a child’s love it can become real.
NEW!!! A Bedtime Story in Simple English for Kids. Classic fairy tale of the youngest daughter Beauty and a monstrous Beast.
NEW!!! A Bedtime Story in Simple English for Kids. A Grimm’s Brother Tale. An evil witch has trapped Rapunzel in a tower. How will she escape? Can love save her?
NEW!!! A Bedtime Story in Simple English for Kids. A Grimm’s Brother Tale. A miller tells a tale that his daughter can turn straw into gold. A strange little man is willing to help…for a price. Guess his name and he will be gone…but what is his name?
NEW!!! A Bedtime Story in Simple English for Kids. Gerda and Kai struggle to fight the Snow Queen and find the balance between Good and Evil.
NEW!!! A Bedtime Story in Simple English for Kids.Based on the Chinese “Ballad of Mulan”, a legend tale about a young girl who goes in disguise as a boy and joins the army in her brother’s place. A Girls of Courage Tale.
NEW!!! A Bedtime Story in Simple English for Kids. The Emperor is fooled into believing he is wearing magic clothes which can’t be “seen”.
NEW!!! A Bedtime Story in Simple English for Kids. A defeated Scottish king, Robert the Bruce, is inspired by a spider. (from Scotland)
A Bedtime Story in Simple English for Kids. Who is in the hare’s cave? A big voice! For early readers. (from Africa)
A Bedtime Story in Simple English for Kids. How to best take their donkey to market? Everyone weighs in.
A Bedtime Story in Simple English for Kids. Androcles, an escaped slave, meets a lion in the woods. An Aesop’s Fable tale.
The world treats one lovely maiden very differently than her plain sister.
A Bedtime Story in Simple English for Kids. Three brothers embark on a quest to serve their King.
A Bedtime Story in Simple English for Kids. When Mama Lion kidnaps 2 ostrich chicks , who will dare to object?
An evil witch lures a girl with a magic ball, and her brother must free her.
A Bedtime Story in Simple English for Kids. An old woman’s search for an apple dumpling leads her to generous trades. A story of Gratitude and Kindness.
Sharing a bedtime story with your kids is storytelling in its most purest form. It's an opportunity to not just share a simple story to be forgotten, but passing on a lifetime of lessons from those who came before us, with classic fairy tales or folktales, in a nightly ritual of learning. While bedtime stories might be seen as something to rush through in order to get to the quickest inevitable conclusion, a much needed rest for a busy child, it can be the most magical moment of the day. Taking that child to a world of discovery which will surely leave a lasting impression.
Above you will find some of our favorites! Short stories for kids that are perfect as bedtime stories or anytime stories. With Themes of Cooperation, Friendship, Kindness, and a little magic, these bedtime stories for kids are sure to please your little one as they drift off into pleasant dreams. What better way to teach morals then through magical stories which entwines the message within the confines of the tale.
Leave a lasting impression and share a special moment with your children with a storytelling experience they will treasure forever. We hope you enjoy our Free Short Bedtime Stories for Kids.
CLICK HERE FOR OUR ENTIRE COLLECTION OF AWARD-WINNING SHORT STORIES FOR KIDS, which make wonderful Bedtime Stories! Folktales (or folk tales) are stories that have been shared from generation to generation by word of mouth. These folklore stories consist of Fairy Tales (or fairytales), Animal tales and Legends,from all over the world, which you will find here! Our short stories for kids are Kid-tested, Multicultural and feature positive Moral messages to leave a lasting impression on the children in your lives! They also make wonderful themed Moral Stories for the classroom and at home! Share our Stories for Kids with those in your life.