A girl who grew up disguised as a boy is ordered to marry the princess.
FOLKTALES | MORAL STORIES FOR KIDS ~ FOLK TALES: FAIRY TALES, LEGENDS, RIDDLES, MYTHS AND MORE!
Read Folktale Stories 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.
NEW FEATURED STORIES:
FOLKTALES FOR KIDS
A farmer finds a jar of coins & leaves them behind because they are not on his land, but his wife will not.
A king goes in disguise to see how his people really live. (from Turkey)
Two lords place a wager to test a boy’s honesty.
On their wedding day, a bride and groom realize they had already met.
To be allowed back home, 3 brides must find rare and impossible items.
A gentle tale from northern Finland about the power of listening.
The world treats one lovely maiden very differently than her plain sister.
Chasing a porcupine up a tall tree, Sapana is lured to her capture.
Overnight, a magic rock raises a boy and girl who had fallen asleep on top.
An old man invites the grizzly bear chief and his followers to a feast.
A fisherman, fired after he saves the life of a talking fish, is desperate.
CHILDREN’S FAIRY TALES FROM ALL OVER THE WORLD
A scar-faced youngest of three daughters seeks a warrior’s heart.
Princess Amaradevi engineers a scheme to free her exiled husband.
Prince Derek throws off the magic ring designed to help him stay good.
Anait will marry the the prince only if he first learns a trade.
A queen locked up as prisoner has but one friend- a dancing mouse.
Whoever picks up a rose thrown into the street will marry the princess.
Two fairies bet on whether a womanizing prince will stay true. (from France)
One of six friends is missing – where is he? The five friends go in search.
A spellbook holds the key to rescue- but who can read the spells?
A Scottish folk tale of a mother’s fierce love for her baby (“bairn”).
Two young princes escape danger at the palace, & find more in the desert.
Susu’s magic mirror reveals the truth about her stepmother.
LEGEND STORIES FOR KIDS
A Tsar’s daughter battles a monster to prove to her father she can rule.
A boy saves 400 villagers from a sudden tsunami. True story.
The terrible Chenoo monster threatens a girl and her brothers. Can a gentle touch cure the monster?
RIDDLE STORIES FOR KIDS
MYTH STORIES FOR KIDS
Stories to Grow by presents our award-winning collection of Folktales (Folk tales): Morals Stories in English. Our Children's Stories consist of Folktales (or folk tales), Riddle Stories, Legends and Myths from all over the world! Our Moral Stories for Kids each contain a positive message to leave a lasting impression.
Explore our collection of Children's Stories ~ Folktales from around the world. Folktales (or folk tales) are stories that have been shared from generation to generation by word of mouth. Folktales consist of Fairy Tales (or fairytales), Animal tales, Legends, Myths and Riddle Stories which you will find here! Our short moral stories for children are Kid-tested, Multicultural and feature positive moral messages to leave a lasting impression on the children in your lives! You will find funny, heart-warming and interesting stories all with positive morals.
Our folktale stories make wonderful Bedtime stories or the perfect Moral stories for the classroom to build character and teach Language Arts skills! Our short stories are multi-cultural, kid-tested and all contain positive moral messages. So share one of our stories 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 have positive moral messages, that’s exactly the point! We guarantee that kids will love our Stories & Scripts and so will you!
Did you know? Over 20 of our Award-Winning Children's Stories, such as Two Brothers, Haku's Power and The Three Princes, have been featured in educational textbooks all over the world, including such major publishers as Cambridge Press, Oxford University Press and Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. They have also been featured in such State tests as the Florida State Assessment, Utah Sage Assessment and North Carolina State Assessment, as well as Nationwide tests such as the Common Core Exam and ETS Winsight Assessment. Happy Storytelling!