Up One Pair of Stairs of My Bookhouse

Olive Beaupre MILLER (1883 - 1968)

Full of delightful fairy tales, charming poems and engaging stories, this is the second volume of the "My Bookhouse" series for little ones. Originally published in the 1920's as a six volume set, these books, edited by Olive Beaupre Miller, contained the best in children's literature, stories, poems and nursery rhymes. They progressed in difficulty through the different volumes. (Summary by Maria Therese)

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

Language: English

Group: My Bookhouse Series

Section Chapter Author Source Reader Time Language
Play 01 The Wonderful World William Brighty Rands Etext Emily Jones
00:01:00 en
Play 02 The Cap that Mother Made: A Swedish Tale Unknown Etext Margaret M. Rodeheaver
00:07:17 en
Play 03 Dame Wiggins of Lee and Her Seven Wonderful Cats Mary E. Sharpe Etext Verity Kendall
00:02:34 en
Play 04 How the Finch Got Her Colors: A Flemish Legend Unknown Etext Julia Niedermaier
00:02:35 en
Play 05 The Goldfinch Odell Shepard Etext Julia Niedermaier
00:00:59 en
Play 06 The Owl Alfred, Lord Tennyson Etext Snapdragon
00:01:18 en
Play 07 The Owl's Answer to Tommy Juliana Horatia Hewing Etext Verity Kendall
00:10:56 en
Play 08 An Explanation of the Grasshopper Vachel Lindsay Etext Verity Kendall
00:00:46 en
Play 09 Snow-White and Rose-Red Jacob & Wilhelm Grimm Etext Michele Eaton
00:14:20 en
Play 10 The Story of a Caterpillar Katharine Pyle Etext hollya
00:07:52 en
Play 11 The Brooklet's Story Margaret Sidney Etext hollya
00:08:22 en
Play 12 The Brook Song James Whitcomb Riley Etext Snapdragon
00:01:30 en
Play 13 The Brownies in the Toy Shop Palmer Cox Etext Snapdragon
00:04:22 en
Play 14 The Song Sparrow Henry van Dyke Etext Snapdragon
00:01:34 en
Play 15 The Tongue-Cut Sparrow Teresa Peirce Williston Etext Julia Niedermaier
00:05:31 en
Play 16 Little Maid of Far Japan Annette Wynne Etext Julia Niedermaier
00:01:10 en
Play 17 The Foolish, Timid, Little Hare: An East Indian Fable Unknown Etext hollya
00:05:56 en
Play 18 The Coming of the King Laura E. Richards Etext Margaret M. Rodeheaver
00:04:05 en
Play 19 He Prayeth Best Samuel Coolidge Etext Grace
00:00:47 en
Play 20 Nurse's Song William Blake Etext Eden Rea-Hedrick
00:01:21 en
Play 21 The Honest Woodman Unknown Etext ianwillis
00:05:15 en
Play 22 The Battle of the Firefly and the Apes: A Filipino Tale Unknown Etext Margaret M. Rodeheaver
00:05:48 en
Play 23 Twinkling Bugs Unknown Etext Donna Winters
00:01:04 en
Play 24 A Child in a Mexican Garden Grace H. Conkling Etext Ratandeep Satwant Singh
00:01:29 en
Play 25 Barry, A Dog of the Alps Unknown Etext Pamela Krantz
00:03:15 en
Play 26 Who Can Crack Nuts? Mary Mapes Dodge Etext Epistomolus
00:00:57 en
Play 27 The Nutcracker and Sugar Dolly Stories Carolyn Sherwin Bailey Etext kandice stehlik
00:24:44 en
Play 28 Ducks' Ditty Kenneth Grahame Etext CaprishaPage
00:01:19 en
Play 29 The Right Time to Laugh: An Australian Tale Unknown Etext Peter Jones
00:06:22 en
Play 30 Legend of the Water: An Ojibway Tale Unknown Etext Javinne J. McCoy
00:05:21 en
Play 31 Indian Children Annette Wynne Etext Verity Kendall
00:01:04 en
Play 32 Down on the Shore William Allingham Etext Verity Kendall
00:01:16 en
Play 33 Clytie Flora J. Cooke Etext Pamela Krantz
00:06:28 en
Play 34 How the Brazilian Beetles Got Their Gorgeous Coats Elsie Spicer Eells Etext Suebee
00:07:44 en
Play 35 Little Goody Two-Shoes Oliver Goldsmith Etext Michele Eaton
00:06:51 en
Play 36 The Little Busy Bee Isaac Watts Etext Sandra Luna
00:01:16 en
Play 37 The Story of Li'l' Hannibal Carolyn Sherwin Bailey Etext Margaret M. Rodeheaver
00:07:59 en
Play 38 A Story About the Little Rabbits Joel Chandler Harris Etext kandice stehlik
00:04:42 en
Play 39 Child's Play Laura E. Richards Etext A Quiet Girl
00:02:33 en
Play 40 Jamie Watt and His Grandmother's Tea Kettle Unknown Etext hollya
00:05:45 en
Play 41 The Bird of Paradise: A Tale of Papua (New Guinea)\ Unknown Etext Demosthenes
00:08:09 en
Play 42 Doll I' the Grass: A Norse Folk Tale Unknown Etext Kristel Tretter
00:05:41 en
Play 43 Friends Abbie Farwell Brown Etext Michele Eaton
00:01:17 en
Play 44 Cinderella Charles Perrault Etext CaprishaPage
00:14:49 en
Play 45 Judging by Appearances Emilie Poulsson Etext Epistomolus
00:01:15 en
Play 46 The Twelve Dancing Princesses Unknown Etext Verity Kendall
00:08:14 en
Play 47 Peeny Pen Pone Dazhi Wu Etext Ratandeep Satwant Singh
00:02:57 en
Play 48 The Boy Hero of Harlem: A Legend of Holland Unknown Etext Tk
00:03:23 en
Play 49 The Fisherman and His Wife Jacob & Wilhelm Grimm Etext Peter Jones
00:13:22 en
Play 50 The Sandy Road: A Jataka Tale Unknown Etext Snapdragon
00:05:00 en
Play 51 Rain in Summer Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Etext CaprishaPage
00:01:24 en
Play 52 The Story of Christopher Columber Harrison Etext Pamela Krantz
00:17:20 en
Play 53 In Columbus' Time Annette Wynne Etext Pamela Krantz
00:00:51 en
Play 54 Farewell to the Farm Robert Louis Stevenson Etext Eden Rea-Hedrick
00:01:22 en
Play 55 Christening the Baby in Russia Arthur Ransome Etext Grace
00:13:55 en
Play 56 The Birches Walter Pritchard Eaton Etext Grace
00:00:45 en
Play 57 The Little Snow Maiden: A Russian Folk Tale Unknown Etext mlcui
00:09:51 en
Play 58 Boots and His Brothers Sir George Webbe Dasent Etext mlcui
00:10:51 en
Play 59 A Roumanian Folk Song Unknown Etext Grace
00:00:48 en
Play 60 The Selfish Giant Oscar Wilde Etext Eden Rea-Hedrick
00:06:29 en
Play 61 Elsa and the Ten Elves: A Swedish Fairy Tale Unknown Etext Michele Eaton
00:05:56 en
Play 62 A Psalm of David Unknown Etext CaprishaPage
00:01:49 en
Play 63 The Feast of Tabernacles (The First Thanksgiving Festival) Unknown Etext Grace
00:03:14 en
Play 64 We Thank Thee Ralph Waldo Emerson Etext Grace
00:01:01 en
Play 65 Marjorie's Almanac Thomas Bailey Aldrich Etext Grace
00:02:03 en
Play 66 The Story of Tom Thumb: An English Folk Tale Unknown Etext Kristel Tretter
00:12:36 en
Play 67 The Girl Who Used Her Wits: A Chinese Folk Tale Unknown Etext Demosthenes
00:08:02 en
Play 68 Heidi in the Alpine Pasture Johanna Spyri Etext kandice stehlik
00:19:27 en
Play 69 Betsy Ross and the First American Flag Unknown Etext kandice stehlik
00:07:18 en
Play 70 The Babe of Bethlehem Unknown Etext Kristel Tretter
00:04:06 en
Play 71 A Child's Thought of God Elizabeth Barrett Browning Etext Kristel Tretter
00:01:37 en
Play 72 Piccola Unknown Etext Kristel Tretter
00:07:59 en
Play 73 Hassan, the Arab, and His Horse Unknown Etext mlcui
00:07:58 en
Play 74 The Arab to His Horse Bayard Taylor Etext Donna Winters
00:01:32 en
Play 75 Blunder Louise E. Chollet Etext Muffy Rosiji
00:13:05 en
Play 76 Toads and Diamonds Charles Perrault Etext Kristel Tretter
00:07:35 en
Play 77 The Barber's Walter de la Mare Etext Donna Winters
00:01:12 en
Play 78 Dick Whittington and His Cat Unknown Etext Peter Jones
00:16:41 en
Play 79 The Pony Engine and the Pacific Express William Dean Howells Etext Peter Jones
00:14:53 en
Play 80 Old Johnny Appleseed Unknown Etext Verity Kendall
00:06:41 en
Play 81 The Planting of the Apple Tree William Cullen Bryant Etext Snapdragon
00:01:37 en
Play 82 The Fairy Who Judged Her Neighbors Jean Ingelow Etext deongines
00:15:11 en
Play 83 Ariel's Song William Shakespeare Etext Grace
00:00:46 en
Play 84 Song of the Leprechaun or Fairy Shoemaker William Allingham Etext Julia Niedermaier
00:01:16 en
Play 85 Jack and the Beanstalk Unknown Etext mlcui
00:22:10 en
Play 86 The Circus Parade Olive Beaupre Miller Etext Snapdragon
00:01:50 en
Play 87 Ikwa and Annowee Elizabeth E. Foulke Etext kandice stehlik
00:08:56 en
Play 88 Bikku Matti Gudrun Thorne-Thompson Etext Muffy Rosiji
00:22:20 en
Play 89 Master of All Masters Joseph Jacobs Etext Eden Rea-Hedrick
00:02:21 en
Play 90 The Moon's the North Wind's Cooky Unknown Etext Snapdragon
00:01:00 en
Play 91 The Owl and the Pussy Cat Edward Lear Etext Snapdragon
00:01:49 en
Play 92 Thumbelisa Hans Christian Andersen Etext Ann Boulais
00:22:53 en
Play 93 Hiawatha's Childhood Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Etext Snapdragon
00:03:52 en
Play 94 Beyond the Toll-Gate Sarah Orne Jewett Etext Lynne Thompson
00:17:56 en
Play 95 The Peddler's Caravan William Brighty Rands Etext Donna Winters
00:01:16 en
Play 96 To a Butterfly William Wordsworth Etext Demosthenes
00:01:19 en