Short stories for children

These brief stories are the best resource for parents and teachers willing to educate children in a fun and effective way. They are original and diverse, and all of them convey an important lesson to learn.

Tap the title to select the one you prefer from our list of short stories.

Title Educational Value Popularity
The Viking With a Hundred Horns Austerity 4
Kraton’s Labyrinth Patience 9
Music for the Clouds Taste in music 8
A Doorway to the World Prevent the abuse of computers 10
The Seeds Perseverance and tenacity. Take advantage of setbacks to grow 8
Johnny the Lizard Optimism and enthusiasm 7
Tickets to Heaven Hope, enthusiasm, goodness 16
Honest Ladybirds Trustworthiness and honesty 18
The Cave of Fear Courage, value things for what they are and not what they seem 20
The Singing Hippo acceptance, avoid envy 8
Evil Tellies Time management, don't waste time with television 8
A Ray of Moonlight Respect and civility 9
Grandmother’s Favourite Doll Respect and care of things 5
Tony, the Human Wasp Courage, wit, guts, bravery, intelligence 11
The Magic Window Friendship and care 98
The Cockerel, the Duck, and the Mermaids Combat fear of the dark 49
Fear is soft and smooth Overcoming fear of darkness 26
The Sword of Peace Love peace; hate war 64
Adalina, the fairy without wings Friendship, overcoming 9
The Invisible King of the Jungle Honesty and reliability 4
Raindrop, Snowflake Teamwork and collaboration 14
The Warrior's Arrows Prevent and combat violence against conformity 7
The Baby Spuddle Generosity and unresentful 9
The greedy cloud Generosity and envy effects 50
An Unexpected Arrival Dealing with the loss of a mother 11
August Heat Strength and will power 19
Tuton the Planet Eater Generosity 8
The Last Thousand Dragons Joy and healthy life 10
Bigmouth Fox Trust, loyalty and discretion 27
The King is Missing Cleanliness and hygiene 12
The Unlucky Merchant Generosity 23
The Incredible Black Rain Optimism and being positive 20
Two Kinds of Justice Justice and compassion 12
Two Friends in a Little Trouble order 14
Lola the Whale Humility, ask for help when needed 26
Hammer Blows Sincerity, always 18
The Safe Generosity 43
Scuttleball. Soccer for Ants Fair play, respect and tolerance 23
The Chair Real friendship 5
The Cloud-eating Giant Friendship and generosity 7