The Aesop for Children

Aesop (c. 620 BCE - 564)

A collection of Aesop's fables for children from the classic American book illustrated by Milo Winter. Read along and see the illustrations at: (Summary by Jill Engle)

Genre(s): Animals & Nature, Myths, Legends & Fairy Tales, Short works

Language: English

Section Chapter Reader Time
Play 01 Fables 1-4: The Wolf and the Kid; The Tortoise and the Ducks; The Young Crab and His Mother; The Frogs and the Ox Bob Neufeld
Play 02 Fables 5-8: The Dog, the Cock, and the Fox; Belling the Cat; The Eagle and the Jackdaw; The Boy and the Filberts Halle Kill
Play 03 Fables 9-12: Hercules and the Wagoner; The Kid and the Wolf; The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse; The Fox and the Grapes Frances Brown
Play 04 Fables 13-16: The Bundle of Sticks; The Wolf and the Crane; The Ass and His Driver; The Oxen and the Wheels Katalina Watt
Play 05 Fables 17-20: The Lion and the Mouse; The Shepherd Boy and the Wolf; The Gnat and the Bull; The Plane Tree Janet
Play 06 Fables 21-24: The Farmer and the Stork; The Sheep and the Pig; The Travelers and the Purse; The Lion and the Ass Jill Engle
Play 07 Fables 25-28: The Frogs Who Wished for a King; The Owl and the Grasshopper; The Wolf and His Shadow; The Oak and the Reeds Claire Schreuder
Play 08 Fables 29-32: The Rat and the Elephant; The Boys and the Frogs; The Crow and the Pitcher; The Ants and the Grasshopper Jill Engle
Play 09 Fables 33-36: The Ass Carrying the Image; A Raven and a Swan; The Two Goats; The Ass and the Load of Salt rookieblue
Play 10 Fables 37-40: The Lion and the Gnat; The Leap at Rhodes; The Cock and the Jewel; The Monkey and the Camel Terry Torres
Play 11 Fables 41-44: The Wild Boar and the Fox; The Ass, the Fox, and the Lion; The Birds, the Beasts, and the Bat; The Lion, the Bear, and the Fox Jill Engle
Play 12 Fables 45-48: The Wolf and the Lamb; The Wolf and the Sheep; The Hares and the Frogs; The Fox and the Stork Jill Engle
Play 13 Fables 49-52: The Travelers and the Sea; The Wolf and the Lion; The Stag and His Reflection; The Peacock Lee Smalley
Play 14 Fables 53-56: The Mice and the Weasels; The Wolf and the Lean Dog; The Fox and the Lion; The Lion and the Ass Lee Smalley
Play 15 Fables 57-60: The Dog and His Master's Dinner; The Vain Jackdaw and his Borrowed Feathers; The Monkey and the Dolphin; The Wolf and the Ass Lee Smalley
Play 16 Fables 61-64: The Monkey and the Cat; The Dogs and the Fox; The Dogs and the Hides; The Rabbit, the Weasel, and the Cat Lee Smalley
Play 17 Fables 65-68: The Bear and the Bees; The Fox and the Leopard: The Heron; The Cock and the Fox Lee Smalley
Play 18 Fables 69-72: The Dog in the Manger; The Wolf and the Goat; The Ass and the Grasshoppers; The Mule missfinn
Play 19 Fables 73-76: The Fox and the Goat; The Cat the Cock, and the Young Mouse; The Wolf and the Shepherd; The Peacock and the Crane Susan Morin
Play 20 Fables 77-80: The Farmer and the Cranes; The Farmer and His Sons; The Two Pots; The Goose and the Golden Egg lewildesen
Play 21 Fables 81-84: The Fighting Bulls and the Frog; The Mouse and the Weasel; The Farmer and the Snake; The Goatherd and the Wild Goats DebraWoods
Play 22 Fables 85-88: The Spendthrift and the Swallow; The Cat and the Birds; The Dog and the Oyster; The Astrologer GenesisMyers
Play 23 Fables 89-92: Three Bullocks and a Lion; Mercury and the Woodman; The Frog and the Mouse; The Fox and the Crab Susan Morin
Play 24 Fables 93-96: The Serpent and the Eagle; The Wolf in Sheep's Clothing; The Bull and the Goat; The Eagle and the Beetle Susan Morin
Play 25 Fables 97-100: The Old Lion and the Fox; The Man and the Lion; The Ass and the Lap Dog; The Milkmaid and Her Pail Jill Engle
Play 26 Fables 101-104: The Wolf and the Shepherd; The Goatherd and the Goat; The Miser; The Wolf and the House Dog Terry Torres
Play 27 Fables 105-108: The Fox and the Hedgehog; The Bat and the Weasels; The Quack Toad; The Fox Without a Tail Niki Kernow
Play 28 Fables 109-112: The Mischievous Dog; The Rose and the Butterfly; The Cat and the Fox; The Boy and the Nettles Niki Kernow
Play 29 Fables 113-116: The Old Lion; The Fox and the Pheasants; Two Travelers and a Bear; The Porcupine and the Snakes maryagneskatherine
Play 30 Fables 117-120: The Fox and the Monkey; The Mother and the Wolf; The Flies and the Honey; The Eagle and the Kite Claire Schreuder
Play 31 Fables 121-124: The Stag, the Sheep, and the Wolf; The Animals and the Plague; The Shepherd and the Lion; The Dog and His Reflection Claire Schreuder
Play 32 Fables 125-128: The Hare and the Tortoise; The Bees and Wasps, and the Hornet; The Lark and Her Young Ones; The Cat and the Old Rat A LibriVox Volunteer
Play 33 Fables 129-132: The Fox and the Crow; The Ass and His Shadow; The Miller, His Son, and the Ass; The Ant and the Dove Jill Engle
Play 34 Fables 133-136: The Man and the Satyr; The Wolf, the Kid, and the Goat; The Swallow and the Crow; Jupiter and the Monkey Claire Schreuder
Play 35 Fables 137-140: The Lion, the Ass, and the Fox; The Lion's Share; The Mole and his Mother; The North Wind and the Sun Jacki Horn
Play 36 Fables 141-144: The Hare and His Ears; The Wolves and the Sheep; The Fox and the Cock; The Ass in the Lion's Skin Susan Morin
Play 37 Fables 145-146: The Fisherman and the Little Fish; The Fighting Cocks and the Eagle A LibriVox Volunteer