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Fairy tales and legends including many that you have probably never heard before. Rumbustious and amusing, or gentle and spiritual, these tales are a world tour of stories! Many of these stories have been adapted especially for Storynory.

Fairy tales and legends including many that you have probably never heard before. Rumbustious and amusing, or gentle and spiritual, these tales are a world tour of stories! Many of these stories have been adapted especially for Storynory.
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London, United Kingdom

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Fairy tales and legends including many that you have probably never heard before. Rumbustious and amusing, or gentle and spiritual, these tales are a world tour of stories! Many of these stories have been adapted especially for Storynory.

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English

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Episodes

Lapis and the Ghost Cats Part 2

2/27/2019
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A scarier story than usual - part two of Lapis and the Ghost Cats takes our feline heroes on a journey into the Land of the Dead to meet the ancient Egyptian gods, Osiris and Isis and Anubis. Lots of music and sound fx add to the spooky atmosphere ! Read the full text of Lapis and the Ghost Cats Part 2 and see our illustration on Storynory.

Duration:00:17:17

Lapis and the Ghost Cats Part 1.

2/19/2019
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Lapis, the ancient Egyptian Cat, and her friend Chloe come face to face with spooky ghost cats from the Land of the Dead Read the full text of Lapis and the Ghost Cats Part 1. and see our illustration on Storynory.

Duration:00:18:03

The Red Bandits of Montgomery

2/13/2019
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A story from Wales that is a little like Rumplestiltskin Read the full text of The Red Bandits of Montgomery and see our illustration on Storynory.

Duration:00:09:14

Chinese Year of the Pig

2/4/2019
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2019 is the Chinese year of the Pig. We tell you a famous pig story to celebrate ! Dedicated to Penny who supports us on Patreon. Read the full text of Chinese Year of the Pig and see our illustration on Storynory.

Duration:00:09:48

Ancient Babylon

1/22/2019
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The largest and most splendid city in the ancient world was captured by King Cyrus of Persia in 539 BC. The story is entwined with the history of the Jews in the Bible who were exiled to the rivers of Babylon. Read the full text of Ancient Babylon and see our illustration on Storynory.

Duration:00:09:51

Solveig’s Song

1/17/2019
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The haunting song from our Peer Gynt series - based on the music of Edvard Grieg - the Norwegian composer. Please support us on Patreon https://www.patreon.com/Storynory Read the full text of Solveig’s Song and see our illustration on Storynory.

Duration:00:02:44

5 – Peer Gynt: The Button Maker

1/8/2019
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Peer returns home after 20 years abroad. Will anyone remember him? He meets some strange beings who do in fact know who he is. Read the full text of 5 – Peer Gynt: The Button Maker and see our illustration on Storynory.

Duration:00:08:30

4 – Peer Gynt: The Sahara Desert

1/4/2019
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Peer travels to Egypt - meets the mysterious Anitra - and seeks the answer to the riddle of the Sphinx Read the full text of 4 – Peer Gynt: The Sahara Desert and see our illustration on Storynory.

Duration:00:10:26

New Year Song: Auld Lang Syne

12/31/2018
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Happy New Year Everyone! - Jana sings a magical version of the Scottish Anthem - Auld Lang Syne Read the full text of New Year Song: Auld Lang Syne and see our illustration on Storynory.

3 – Peer Gynt. The Bøyg

12/29/2018
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How can Peer not be himself? The Bøyg speaks to Peer in Riddles. Featuring Solveig's song sung by Jana. Read the full text of 3 – Peer Gynt. The Bøyg and see our illustration on Storynory.

2 – Peer Gynt. In The Hall of the Mountain King

12/27/2018
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Peer Gynt, a poor boy with big dreams, has run away to the mountains. He meets a green lady who introduces him to the Mountain King of the Trolls. Read the full text of 2 – Peer Gynt. In The Hall of the Mountain King and see our illustration on Storynory.

Duration:00:13:29

1 – Peer Gynt. The Magic Reindeer Ride

12/24/2018
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The famous Norwegian fairy tale that includes trolls and flying reindeer ! Peer Gynt is a storyteller - his mother calls him a fibber - but his tales are spellbinding and hilarious. Read the full text of 1 – Peer Gynt. The Magic Reindeer Ride and see our illustration on Storynory.

Duration:00:15:21

Christmas Carol ~ Silent Night

12/14/2018
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Jana and Amarni sing this Christmas Waltz in duo. Our gentle and lovely version of Silent Night. Read the full text of Christmas Carol ~ Silent Night and see our illustration on Storynory.

Duration:00:02:11

The Two Witch Cats

12/4/2018
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A welsh story about a magician who catches thieves. Read the full text of The Two Witch Cats and see our illustration on Storynory.

Duration:00:07:19

Taffy Morgan’s Harp

11/27/2018
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An amusing Welsh story about a lad who thinks he is a musical genius - but few agree. Read the full text of Taffy Morgan’s Harp and see our illustration on Storynory.

Duration:00:10:39

Song ~ Baa Baa Black Sheep

11/22/2018
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Not just for little kids! Jana sings this famous rhyme so sweetly we think all ages will feel soothed and un-jangled by it. Read the full text of Song ~ Baa Baa Black Sheep and see our illustration on Storynory.

Duration:00:02:03

The Cretan Bull

11/11/2018
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Bertie is on the Greek Island of Crete and relates two famous legends from the time of King Minos - and how they blend into History in the writing of Herodotus. Read the full text of The Cretan Bull and see our illustration on Storynory.

Duration:00:09:36

Lapis and the Stolen Statue Part Two

10/29/2018
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Amon the Egyptian priest has been arrested for stealing a stolen statue. His cats Lapis and Cleo travel up the River Nile to prove his innocence. Read the full text of Lapis and the Stolen Statue Part Two and see our illustration on Storynory.

Duration:00:15:47

Katie’s Grandma at School

10/21/2018
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In time for Halloween, Katie's Grandma is 100 years old ! She tells Katie the story of how she went to an English boarding school back in the 1930s and made a best friend from the USA, Amy. Read the full text of Katie’s Grandma at School and see our illustration on Storynory.

Duration:00:17:20

Song: How doth the Crocodile?

10/6/2018
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Lovely Jana sings a mystical and up tempo song based on the crazy poem by Lewis Carroll - How Doth the Crocodile? - a thank you to Olivia for supporting us on Patreon Read the full text of Song: How doth the Crocodile? and see our illustration on Storynory.

Duration:00:02:33