How the Tiger Got His Stripes (Fairy Tales from Brazil, 1917) by Elsie Spicer Eells

http://ia600500.us.archive.org/13/items/fairy_tales_brazil_1006_librivox/fairytalesfrombrazil_04_eells.mp3 Once upon a time, ages and ages ago, so long ago that the tiger had no stripes upon his back and the rabbit still had his tail, there was a tiger who had a farm. The farm was very much overgrown with underbrush and the owner sought a workman to clear the ground for…

SNOW-WHITE AND ROSY-RED (FAIRY TALES FROM ALL NATIONS) by Torgen Moe and P. Asbiörnson

http://ia600502.us.archive.org/13/items/childrensshortworks12_1107_librivox/childrensshortworks012_07_snowwhiteandrosered_bh.mp3 In a far-distant land, there reigned a queen, who was one day driving in a sledge over the new fallen snow, when, as it chanced, she was seized with a bleeding at her nose, which obliged her to alight. As she stood leaning against the stump of a tree, and gazed on her crimson…

THE GLASS DOG (American Fairy Tales) By L. FRANK BAUM

THE GLASS DOG  http://ia600502.us.archive.org/13/items/childrensshortworks12_1107_librivox/childrensshortworks012_01_glassdog_pr.mp3 An accomplished wizard once lived on the top floor of a tenement house and passed his time in thoughtful study and studious thought. What he didn’t know about wizardry was hardly worth knowing, for he possessed all the books and recipes of all the wizards who had lived before him; and,…