The Town Musicians of Bremen This amusing story by the Brothers Grimm is about four farm animals who are convinced they can earn a good living as musicians. Indeed they do, but it isn’t really the sweetness of their barking, braying, mewing, and cockle-doodle-doing, that earns them their supper – it’s more the terror of
The Cat and the Mouse in Partnership If you have ever been tempted to be greedy, you will have just a little sympathy with the cunning cat of this story, even though she is certainly bad. Every time she thinks about being naughty, she persuades herself with a little excuse that rings true to life.
Rapuzel was taken at birth by witch Dame Gothel and was shut in a tower in the middle of the woods, with neither stairs nor a door, When the witch visits her, she stands beneath the tower and calls out: Rapunzel, Rapunzel, let down your hair to me Upon hearing these words, Rapunzel would wrap
Hansel and Gretel Hansel and Gretel are a young brother and sister kidnapped by a cannibalistic witch living deep in the forest in a house constructed of cake and confectionery. The two children save their lives by outwitting her ONCE upon a time there dwelled on the outskirts of a large forest a poor woodcutter
Snow White The tale of Snow White features one of the most fabulous baddies of all time in the form of the Wicked Queen, vainly peering into her mirror and asking – Who is the fairest of us all? Her motivations of vanity and envy are so very human, and that is what gives the