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5 Min Bedtime Stories

The Little Mermaid Story

The Little Mermaid Story ~ Bedtime Stories for Kids in English

A Story of Courage, Learning and Love. 

The Classic fairy tale of The Little Mermaid- The Little Mermaid falls in love with a prince on shore and she makes a deal with the Sea Witch to become human. But without her voice, how can the prince fall in love with her?

5+ Min Bedtime Stories for Kids

Stories for Kids: Folktales folk tales

Folktales and Fairytales | Moral Stories for Kids ~ Legends, Riddles, Myths

FOLKTALES | MORAL STORIES FOR KIDS ~  FOLK TALES: FAIRY TALES, LEGENDS, RIDDLES, MYTHS AND MORE!  Read Folktales for kids from all over the world. Children’s Moral Stories include folktales (folk tales) such as fairy tales (fairytales), legends, riddles, myths and more! All our stories contain a positive message. Stories to Grow by presents our […]

Why read a bedtime story to my child each night? 

Reading bedtime stories with your child before bed is a family tradition of storytelling that has been around for hundreds of years. Sharing a bedtime story with your child is a wonderful opportunity to connect with them each night in a meaningful way. Read the best bedtime stories for kids from around the world with your children tonight!

Reading popular bedtime stories such as the beloved tales of Cinderella, Rapunzel, Pinocchio, Snow White and more help ease a child into sleep. Reading bedtime stories each night to your child has been proven the most effective way to improve reading and vocabulary skills. Our stories also teach moral values such as kindness, friendship and empathy. Read a bedtime story and share in the magic of storytelling with your child tonight!

Share our bedtime stories and classic fairy tales in a nightly ritual of learning. Reading a bedtime story can be the most magical moment of the day. Taking that child to a world of discovery through a story will surely leave a lasting impression. Enjoy our collection of bedtime stories. Our stories for kids have been kid-tested and contain positive moral messages and values. 



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All About our Bedtime Stories for Kids: 

Above you will find some of our favorite stories to share at bedtime! These short stories for kids are perfect to share with a child at bedtime to promote positive values. With themes of cooperation, friendship, kindness, and a little magic, these short bedtime stories are sure to please your little one as they drift off into pleasant dreams. What better way to teach morals then through magical short stories for kids. 

Leave a lasting impression and share a special moment with your child through a bedtime story they will treasure forever. We hope you enjoy our classic fairy tales shared at bedtime or anytime.

Our entire collection of stories for kids also make wonderful bedtime stories!   Our children's stories come from folktales (or folk tales), stories that have been shared from generation to generation by word of mouth, from all over the world. Folktales have been shared for thousands of years and are the starting point for most of your favorite tales and Disney movies. 

Our Entire Collection of Stories for Kids for Bedtime or Anytime:

Our children's folktale stories consist of  fairy tales, animal tales, riddles stories, myths and legends,from all over the world! Our stories for kids are kid-tested to ensure read time and reading level. They are 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 kids in the classroom and at home. Share our short stories for kids with those children in your life and share the joy and love we have for stories and storytelling.