The Longest, Darkest Night! is an illustrated children's story about the rarest of winter nights – a total eclipse of the Moon on Winter Solstice. As the eclipse begins, a community of nocturnal forest animals becomes mystified - then scared. They learn about the wonders of nature and conquer their fears of the dark and the unknown during this very unusual night. Ages 4 and up.
Do you know why the sea is salty? There are many interesting stories about it. How the Firefly Got its Twinkle? Read it all here. This is Children’s literature. But who is not a child at heart? You are going to love this collection of fourteen folktales retold by Surendra Nath. All the stories are fully illustrated.
Almon Campbell investigates the supernatural mysteries that haunt the small town of New Haven. When demonic pacts unleash horror, Almon will find the clues to saving lives in his hometown's history. As he unravels secrets, he discovers something special, something he's never had before. Friends. Unfortunately, these friends have demonic secrets of their own. They will guide him down a dark path.
Twelve-year-old Gabe Williams and eleven-year-old Isabel Diaz are camping on Brown Mountain with the Outdoor Adventures Camping Club. While there are lots of fun things to do, such as riding four-wheelers, hiking, and tubing, neither Gabe nor Isabel wants to be there. Gabe had wanted to stay home and hang out with his friend. Isabel, whose parents had recently died, just wants to be left alone.
In this modern fairy tale, Clare’s life takes a nose dive after her philandering husband leaves her for another woman. While his life soars, she loses everything. When she finally gets angry about it, a mysterious stranger suggests an old woman in the woods can help Clare get revenge. Karen L. Abrahamson's writing has been shortlisted for the Canadian Crime Writer's Award for Excellence.
In the beautiful tale, Timi and the Talking Bed, Timi can’t find sleep. In annoyance, he pulls out the bed sheet and then lies on the bed, but the bed refuses that he lay on it without properly replacing its cover. Follow this interesting story to learn how Timi learns the benefit of lying on a well made bed. The kids would learn the great values of being responsible and caring.
Long ago in the county of Orkney there were two towns that faced each other. They were near each other as the crow flies and worlds apart in every other way. Seasons came and went, and each day was as like to the one before as it was to the one after, until because of a child's bauble and a boy's wits and a girl's face it was not so. 25 minute read.