The Enchanted Knife – A Summer Fairy Tale

The Enchanted Knife – A Summer Fairy Tale

A magical tale of courage, an impossible task, and the power of true love. The Enchanted Knife – A Summer Fairy Tale by Andrew Lang – ONCE upon a time there lived a young man who […]

Sunshine Stories – Wonderful Reads for the Summer Months

Sunshine Stories – Wonderful Reads for the Summer Months

[Updated April 2022] This reading list is packed full of tales ready to whisk you far far away – even if you’re only in your garden. Whether you’re going away or not, these lovely books are […]

The Last Bee of Summer – An Autumn Story

The Last Bee of Summer – An Autumn Story

A story of the changing seasons, a mournful peacock butterfly, and a hard-working bee whose end is very near.   This story was taken from Dewdrops from Fairyland – Illustrated by A. Duncan Carse.     […]

Old Man Coyote and Summer in a Bag

Old Man Coyote and Summer in a Bag

This tale is taken from The Wonder Garden – Nature Myths and Tales – Illustrated by Milo Winter. Written by Frances Jenkins Olcott, it’s a collection of over 150 nature myths and tales from all parts […]