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The Ants and the Grasshopper

Rob M Worley
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Rob M Worley

The fable concerns a grasshopper that has spent the warm months singing while the ant worked to store up food for winter. When that season arrives, the grasshopper finds itself dying of hunger and begs the ant for food.This fable is about the virtues of hard work and planning for the future.

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The Boy Who Cried Wolf

Rob M Worley
Authors:
Rob M Worley

The tale concerns a shepherd boy who repeatedly tricks nearby villagers into thinking a wolf is attacking his flock. When a wolf actually does appear, the villagers do not believe the boy's cries for help, and the flock is destroyed. The moral shows how lying is not rewarded.

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The Lion and the Mouse

Shannon Eric Denton
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Shannon Eric Denton

This delightful tale tells of a mouse who disturbs the lion and makes him angry. The mouse offers to be his friend in return for letting him go. When the lion is snared by a hunter the mouse comes to free him by nibbling through the net. The moral is that the small can help the mighty.

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The Tortoise and the Hare

Shannon Eric Denton
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Shannon Eric Denton

Stories for young children with morals to help guide their behaviour. These delightful animal stories end with a moral outcome such as nobody believes a liar, even when they tell the truth.

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The Town Mouse & The Country Mouse

Christopher E Long
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Christopher E Long

Stories for young children with morals to help guide their behaviour. These delightful animal stories end with a moral outcome such as nobody believes a liar, even when they tell the truth.

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The Fox and the Grapes

Christopher E Long
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Christopher E Long

A fox spies some grapes that he cannot reach and starts to be critical of grapes. The moral shows it is easy to despise what you cannot have.

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