The Parrot's Story by Marija F. Sullivan
Approx. 1,780 words.
Published on April 1, 2011 by
Style Writes Now.
A fairy tale about the magic of reading
by Marija Fekete-Sullivan.
Illustrations by Sanela Husic - Musabasic
In the kingdom of talking parrots, there lived a cruel King. Every night, a different parrot had to visit the ruler and tell him a story. If the King didn't like the story, his guest was wrapped in jungle-leaves and thrown into the nearby river...