Probably no writer of stories for the young ever equalled Hans Christian Andersen; certainly none ever succeeded as he has done in reproducing the nameless charm of the real fairy tale which springs up without an author among the people.
Find out more at www.clivegilson.com When Mrs McGonagall collapses with the biggest nose bleed in the world, inventor Dad and his daughter, Morgan, have to come up with a plan. Dad miniaturizes Morgan's cyber teddy bear, Bogey, pops him in a techno-suit, and programs him so he can wield a laser glue gun. Inserted in Mrs M's nose Bogey has just 5 minutes to fix the nose bleed before he reverts...
A children's fantasy tale. Join the exploits of Cosmicblasto Monkeynose and Catwhiskers Picklebuns, as they travel between their world of Jodechi and our Earth. With their Earth friends, Fred and Joe, read as they cause chaos, have fun at the circus, and enjoy Christmas. With their friends Poopsie Rhinochunks and Lardyme Cootiepants, and not forgetting Etheread the Flying Dragon. Download this...
Mowgli is lost in the jungles of India as a child, and adopted into a family of wolves. He is brought up on a diet of Jungle Law, loyalty, and fresh meat from the kill. Regular adventures with his friends and enemies among the Jungle People, cobras, panthers, bears, and tigers, hone this man-cub's strength and cleverness, and whet every reader's imagination.
There are a number of collections by this author (Andrew Lang) under various fairy colors. But while they are all excellent and entertaining, they tend to repeat the same idea with a slight variation in story; which is merely indicative of the same ethics-type story being told in different regions in a slightly different way.
Alcott published over 30 books and collections of short stories, leaving a legacy of wonderful stories to be enjoyed by generations of young readers. This is one of her collections of short stories, prescribed in many school curriculums.