Favorite Children's Stories

5 books in series
4 out of 5 stars 97 ratings

Favorite Children's Stories Publisher's Summary

Here are 28 of the best-loved children's stories from around the world. Included are:

  • "Dick Whittington and His Cat", an English folk tale
  • "The Magic Swan", a traditional folk tale
  • "Hok-Lee and the Dwarves", from The Green Fairy Book by Andrew Lang
  • "Childe Rowland", an English folk tale
  • "The Happy Prince" and "The Remarkable Rocket" by Oscar Wilde
  • "The Magic Fishbone" by Charles Dickens
  • "The Well of the World's End", an English folk tale
  • "The Three Bears", a traditional folk tale
  • "Squirrel Nutkin" by Beatrix Potter
  • "The King of the Golden River" by John Ruskin<
  • "How the Whale Got His Throat", "The Beginning of the Armadillos", "The Elephant's Child", and "The Cat Who Walked by Himself" by Rudyard Kipling
  • "The Selfish Giant" by Oscar Wilde
  • "The Gorgon's Head" by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • "The Emperor's New Clothes", "The Tinderbox", "The Ugly Duckling", and "The Wild Swans" by Hans Christian Andersen
  • "The Fisherman and His Wife", "The 12 Dancing Princesses", "The Bremen Town Musicians", and "The Six Servants" by The Brothers Grimm
  • "Spindle, Shuttle, Needle", an English folk tale
  • "Mowgli's Brothers" and "Rikki-Tikki-Tavi" by Rudyard Kipling
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  • Book 1

    • Favorite Children's Stories

    • By: Oscar Wilde, Charles Dickens, Beatrix Potter, and others
    • Narrated by: uncredited
    • Length: 8 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 35
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 19
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 18

    Here are 28 of the best-loved children's stories from around the world.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Well done

    • By Jas on 12-29-06

    Regular price: $33.95

  • Book 2

    • Favorite Children's Stories, Volume 2

    • By: Mabel B. Taggart, Andrew Lang, Brothers Grimm, and others
    • Narrated by: Cindy Hardin Killavey, Tonya Free, Walter Zimmerman, and others
    • Length: 8 hrs and 31 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 30
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      3.5 out of 5 stars 23

    This second delightful collection of children's stories contains the following titles: "The Three Goblins", by Mabel G. Taggart; "Alladin and the Wonderful Lamp", edited by Andrew Lang; "Cinderella", by the Brothers Grimm; "The Griffon and Minor Canon", by Frank Stockton; "Beauty and the Beast", by Madame de Villeneuve; "The Frog Prince", by The Brothers Grimm; "Goody Two Shoes", a traditional tale; "How Fear Came", by Rudyard Kipling; "Jack and the Beanstalk", a traditional tale; and many more.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • My 7 year old loves this book!

    • By Michelle on 08-15-15

    Regular price: $20.97

  • Book 3

    • Favorite Children's Stories, Book 3

    • By: Brothers Grimm, Ruth Stiles Gannet, Edith Howes, and others
    • Narrated by: Cindy Hardin Killavey, Kevin Killavey, Justin Lerman, and others
    • Length: 7 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 15

    The third volume of this popular series includes 23 classic stories from popular authors such as the Brothers Grimm, Hans Christian Anderson, and L. Frank Baum.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • My 7 year old loves this book too!

    • By Michelle on 08-15-15

    Regular price: $14.67

  • Book 4

    • Favorite Children's Stories

    • Volume 4
    • By: Edith Nesbit, Hans Christian Anderson, Abbey Phillips Walker, and others
    • Narrated by: Cindy Killavey, Kevin Killavey, Jim Roberts, and others
    • Length: 7 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15

    Twenty more stories in this popular series by Edith Nesbit, Hans Christian Anderson, Abby Phillips Walker, The Brothers Grimm, L. Frank Baum, Frank Stockton, Henry Beston, Nathaniel Hawthrone, Olive Thorn Miller, Ignas Kunos, Mary E. Wilkins Freeman, and Anna R. Annan.

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • *Strange Stories*

    • By Nana x 3 on 10-06-17

    Regular price: $17.47

  • Book 5

    • Favorite Children's Stories, Volume 5

    • By: Edith Nesbit, Henry Beston, Maude Lindsey, and others
    • Narrated by: Cindy Killavey, Brian Killavey, Kevin Killavey, and others
    • Length: 7 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    Volume 5 of this popular series consists of the following stories: "The Books of Beasts" by Edith Nesbit, "Prince Sneeze" by Henry Beston, "Kind Little Edmund" by Edith Nesbit, "The Plate of Pancakes" by Maude Lindsey, "The Castle of Life" by Edward Deboulyea, "The Glass Dog" by L. Frank Baum, "The Country Called Nanomia" by Evelyn Sharp, "The Sea Dragon" by Alan McCall, "The Professor of Practical Jokes" by Evelyn Sharp...

    Regular price: $17.47