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26 min read stories

Discover a collection of stories which are around 26 minutes read time.

21 min read

East of the Sun and West of the Moon

A young girl breaks her promise, and must voyage east of the sun and west of the moon to recover her love.

30 min read

The Master Maid

A stubborn young prince goes to work for an evil troll, and falls in love with a maid.

28 min read

The Bamboo Cutter and the Moon Child

A moonlight princess does not wish to marry, or else she will disappear.

21 min read

The Adventures of Momotaro, Son of a Peach

A brave boy goes on a quest to rid his village of wicked demons.

31 min read

The Happy Hunter and Skillful Fisher

Two brothers, a skilled fisher and a happy hunter, try to get along.

26 min read

Prince Yamato Take

The story of Prince Yamato Take and his protector the Sun Goddess.

22 min read

The Talking Fish

A cranky old man decides to become a fish and loves it - until he starts to get hungry.

21 min read

The Golden Beetle

A poor woman is given a miraculous golden beetle... Starting the war of dogs and cats.

31 min read

The Wild Swans

A sister loses her twelve brothers, who are turned into swans. Will she risk her own life to save them?

22 min read

The Little Good Mouse

A mouse helps protect a happy queen from a jealous king.

24 min read

The Enchanted Canary

A Prince called Desire seeks a bride in warmer lands.