christmas stories illustration of Star of Bethlehem for The Christmas Star

A Christmas Star

The sad and beautiful tale of a star who wishes to shine for a little boy’s heart.

Bedtime stories at Christmas illustration of lit house in fir tree forest

The Fir Tree

A little fir tree in the forest wishes he was grown – until he is grown.

Illustration of ducks on pond for children's short story The Ugly Duckling

The Ugly Duckling

A baby duck is teased for being ugly… until he discovers how special he really is.

Illustration of golden boy and sparrow for children's short story The Happy Prince

The Happy Prince

The statue of a Prince asks a sparrow to help solve sad people in his city.

Illustration of mother and child in a garden for children's short story The Selfish Giant

The Selfish Giant

The tale of a selfish giant who closes his beautiful garden to children.