Fifty Funny Animal Tales

Laura Rountree Smith (1876 - 1924)

"This book contains short stories of animals that will charm the children. Such characters as the Funny Fox, the Happy Hare, the Willful Wolf, the Careful Cat and many others appear. Useful proverbs are woven into these tales. The stories will be of special use to teachers and parents who want to teach as well as to have a story for entertainment. The verses heading the stories, the little jingles throughout the tales and the beautiful illustrations, add much to the attractiveness of the book. One cannot help but laugh at the tricks of the Funny Fox and the Fairy Tales he relates. They will be enjoyed by all." The cunning of the Funny Fox in defending himself, the wonderful Feast and the arrival of the Wooden Horse upon the scene of action will please the youthful readers. - Summary by Author

Genre(s): Myths, Legends & Fairy Tales

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 Funny Fox Nan Dodge
00:03:25
Play 02 Willful Wolf Nan Dodge
00:03:34
Play 03 Big Brother Bear Nan Dodge
00:03:59
Play 04 Careful Cat Nan Dodge
00:02:54
Play 05 Homeless Hare Nan Dodge
00:02:50
Play 06 Cheerful Cock Nan Dodge
00:02:17
Play 07 A Friend In Need LittlePeanut
00:02:53
Play 08 Bold Badger Aric Reed
00:02:11
Play 09 Amiable Ape Aric Reed
00:02:10
Play 10 The Wolf's Escape Aric Reed
00:02:20
Play 11 Little Hill Men Gini Rosario
00:02:41
Play 12 Comical Crow Gini Rosario
00:01:21
Play 13 Daring Dog Gini Rosario
00:02:10
Play 14 Fairy Gold MaybeCordelia
00:01:21
Play 15 Aunty ape Beflamed
00:02:42
Play 16 Magic Boots MaybeCordelia
00:01:57
Play 17 In the Woods nighthawks
00:02:42
Play 18 Lordly Lion Heather Eney
00:01:36
Play 19 The Throne Heather Eney
00:02:20
Play 20 The Escape nighthawks
00:02:07
Play 21 Happy Hare nighthawks
00:02:56
Play 22 King and Queen SmilingJade
00:02:30
Play 23 The Judge SmilingJade
00:02:47
Play 24 A Soft Answer SmilingJade
00:02:19
Play 25 The Gold and Jewels SmilingJade
00:03:31
Play 26 The Magic Comb anglophileabbey
00:02:45
Play 27 The Lessons anglophileabbey
00:01:53
Play 28 The Duel anglophileabbey
00:01:54
Play 29 Magic Horse Val Meyers
00:01:55
Play 30 The Prince Val Meyers
00:01:57
Play 31 The Invitations TheIntern356
00:02:12
Play 32 Comical Crane TheIntern356
00:01:50
Play 33 Dressing Up TheIntern356
00:01:59
Play 34 The Joke TheIntern356
00:02:00
Play 35 Shy Squirrel TheIntern356
00:02:07
Play 36 Solemn Stork TheIntern356
00:01:52
Play 37 Lazy Leopard TheIntern356
00:02:03
Play 38 What They Said TheIntern356
00:02:02
Play 39 Not For Me TheIntern356
00:02:11
Play 40 Awaiting the Guests TheIntern356
00:01:55
Play 41 Be Prompt TheIntern356
00:02:16
Play 42 Before the Rest TheIntern356
00:02:06
Play 43 Welcome TheIntern356
00:02:05
Play 44 Smile Bag TheIntern356
00:02:10
Play 45 The Merry time TheIntern356
00:02:08
Play 46 Singing TheIntern356
00:02:00
Play 47 The Riddle TheIntern356
00:01:47
Play 48 Wooden Horse Heather Eney
00:01:43
Play 49 The Message Heather Eney
00:03:28