K D3 - Stories

Supporting Materials


Aesop's Fables

A collection of the best-loved of Aesop’s Fables including: "The Fox and the Grapes," "The Hare and the Tortoise" and "The Town Mouse & the Country Mouse."

Keywords: folklore, fables, short stories, human nature


Chicken Little

A bold and colorful retelling of the classic tale of the not-so-bright little chicken's encounter with an acorn and gravity. Children will be delighted as crazy-eyed Chicken and all his panicked friends run away from the sky and right into an eye-catching surprise. With delicious illustrations,...


Collection of Beatrix Potter Stories, A

This collection of imaginative stories, written by Beatrix Potter in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, follow a group of fluffy, playful woodland cohorts, like the mischievous and disobedient young Peter Rabbit as he is chased about the garden of Mr. McGregor!


Fiona's Luck

The greedy Leprechaun King has locked away all the luck in Ireland and the whole country has fallen in to despair. Through clever charades, Fiona outwits the Leprechaun King and restores luck to the land.


Goldilocks and the Three Bears (Unabridged)

Three bears come home from a bicycling trip through the woods to find a little girl "all nice and cozy and fast asleep" in Baby Bear's bed.


Hansel and Gretel


In this delightful retelling of the classic fairy tale, Hansel and Gretel show intelligence and determination to get out of tricky situations.  Colorful illustrations reveal the characters’ true personalities and intentions.  Children will be delighted by Hansel and Gretel’s quick...

Isabel and the Hungry Coyote

A little girl on her way to Grandma's house. A basket of goodies. A lurking scoundrel. Sound familiar? Yes, but this time, the Chihuahua Desert of the American southwest is the setting for a spiced-up retelling of the classic “Little Red Riding Hood” story. Spunky Isabel outwits the cunning...


Jack and the Beanstalk

The TumbleBook™ version of the classic tale of Jack, his magic beans, the Ogre, the bags of gold, and the hen that laid the golden eggs.



This striking addition to Chronicle's successful bilingual book series introduces children to the universally loved stories Rumpelstiltskin. Retold in both Spanish and English, classic fairy tales provide young readers with a fun way to learn to recognize words in both languages. Easy-to-follow...


The Three Snow Bears

Retells the story of Goldilocks, set in an Inuit village and featuring a family of polar bears. Please note that this title is also available in the 2009 "Read Me A Story Collection" housed in your primary/elementary school library media center.


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