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8 min read stories

Discover a collection of stories which are around 8 minutes read time.

9 min read

The Apples of Idun – A Tale of Odin and Loki

Loki, in a temper, must steal the goddess Idun and her apples. But where will the poetry go?

9 min read

Taper Tom

Taper Tom sets off on a quest to make an unhappy Princess laugh.

10 min read

The Twelve Wild Ducks

A sister cannot speak, laugh or cry for years, in order to save her twelve brothers.

6 min read

The Bird with Nine Heads

When the king's daughter is taken by a bird with nine heads, who will save her?

6 min read

The Three Sillies

A crazy story about three silly people, and a man's quest to find three sillier!

6 min read

The Pied Piper of Hamelin

* Story contains bad language

A piper is forced to take revenge when some villagers break a promise.

6 min read

Cap O’ Rushes

The English version of the fairy tale Cinderella.

8 min read

Black Bull of Norroway

The story of an old wife who falls in love with a kind black bull.

10 min read

Yallery Brown

Tom is cursed by a creature when he asks for help with his chores.

6 min read

Three Feathers

The story of a bird husband, his wife, and three magical feathers.

10 min read

Tom Hickathrift

Tom Hickathrift famously battles an evil giant!