15 Min Stories

Illustration for Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale The Tinder Box

The Tinderbox

The classic Hans Christian Andersen fairytale of a soldier who comes upon riches and a tinder-box…

Short stories for kids The Enchanted Stag illustration

The Enchanted Stag

A sister and brother escape their wicked stepmother – but the brother is turned into an enchanted stag.

Illustration for childrens fairy tale Hansel and Gretel

Hansel and Gretel

The classic fairytale about a clever brother and sister, and a gingerbread house…

Illustration of ogre for bedtime story Mudgee Monedo

Mudjee Monedo

A fearsome ogre violently destroys the young men in a village, until he meets his match.

Illustration of girl dancing for Grimm Bros story The Six Swans

The Six Swans

A princess, to save her swan brothers, may not speak until a curse is broken.

Illustration of boy on a tightrope for Chinese children's story The Two Jugglers

The Two Jugglers

Two jugglers create an astonishing trick for an emperor – but was one delicious peach worth it?