A donkey wonders if there is anyone in the world just like him.
Read a Simple English Story for Kids with a Moral. Our Short Stories for Kids in English are perfect for children learning English or learning to read!
Our Early Reader English Story collection contains short stories for kids with positive messages. Each English Story will help with reading development and learning English.
Read to Me: Early Reader Short Stories for Kids in English
Who is in the hare’s cave? A big voice!
When Mama Lion kidnaps 2 ostrich chicks , who will dare to object?
5 Min Bedtime Stories ~ Short Bedtime Story Picture Books for Kids and Favorite Classic Fairy Tales for Bedtime or Anytime! Explore our collection of 5 min Bedtime Stories for Kids: Sharing a bedtime story with your children is storytelling in its most purest form. It’s an opportunity to not just share a simple bedtime […]
Read with Me: Stories in English
Welcome to our award-winning short story collection featuring Folktales from India in Simple English for Kids: Akbar Birbal Stories and Tales from the Panchatantra. Here you will find Stories from India for Kids: Folktales & Fairy Tales, perfect for Early Readers and those learning English. Small, Simple Moral stories in English include Akbar Birbal stories, […]
Little Ant loves to read but should be gathering food instead. Can a book help him do both?
Panchatantra Stories: A Hunter puts a net on the banyan tree. Can the doves escape? A story of Teamwork.
Panchatantra Stories: A herd of elephants do a favor for the mice. How can a small thing repay a big thing? A story of Helping.
Bedtime Story for Kids: The Gift of the Magi, A Christmas Story. Della and Jim wish to give each other the perfect Christmas present, but how will they come up with the money?
Bedtime Stories for Kids: This Classic Folktale is adapted from the original story of “Aladdin” from The Arabian Nights, also known as One Thousand and One Nights Folktales. Aladdin, the Genie and the Magic Lamp work to impress the princess who wishes to be a commoner.
The Classic Tale based off the Grimm’s Brother Fairytale “The Frog Prince”. When the Princess is forced to marry, she wishes to be little again. Can the frog in the well help her?
The Classic Fairytale Story of Snow White with a Modern Twist: Who is the “fair”est of them all? Snow White of course!
A young man learns what is most important about love from two very different girls and a mermaid.
A Story of Friendship, Hospitality and Sharing, from the United States.
An old man invites the grizzly bear chief and his followers to a feast.
A Riddle Story of Creative Thinking and Working Together, from Canada.
Tante Adela finds an unusual creature in her baking oven: a skunk! How will she ever get it out?
NEW!!! A wife wants to know how to cure her changed husband. Will a tiger’s whisker help? A Korean Folktale
Our English Story for Kids Collection: learn English than through our collection of free short stories for kids.
This collection of short stories for kids in English are kid-tested and come from all over the world! Our English Story for Kids have short read times and are in simple English language for students learning English (ESL) or beginner readers.
The Early reader English story collection consists of classic folktales from all over the world. Folktales (or folk tales) are stories that have been shared from generation to generation by word of mouth. They consist of Fairy Tales (or fairytales), Animal tales, Legends, Myths, Riddle stories and more.
All our short stories for kids make wonderful bedtime stories or the perfect moral stories for the classroom to build character and teach Language Arts skills! Our stories for kids are multi-cultural, kid-tested and all contain positive moral messages. So share a story with a child today and create a lesson that will last a lifetime.
What does Kid-tested mean? Kid-tested and approved means they were edited until they were loved by our kid-testers. When kids love what they are reading, they internalize the stories. Since all of our Stories and Reader’s Theater Play Scripts for kids have positive moral messages, that’s exactly the point! We guarantee that kids will love our stories.