Story Books & Anthologies

Our wonderful story book collection includes fairy tales from the Brothers Grimm and Hans Christian Andersen, myths and legends by Isabel Wyatt and Padraic Colum and classic religious storybooks, all for 6-10 year olds. Parents and teachers alike will find stories their children will love.

Illustration from An Illustrated Treasury of Scottish Folk and Fairy Tales by Theresa Breslin
The Adventures of Scoochie Mouse

The Adventures of Scoochie Mouse

Theresa Roach Melia; Illustrated by Marcia A. Nilsson
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This gentle story for young children follows Scoochie, and her animal and gnome friends, though the seasons of the year as they underst... Read more

And There Was Light: From the Creation of the World to Noah's Ark

And There Was Light: From the Creation of the World to Noah's Ark

Jakob Streit; Translated by Ekkehard Piening
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A collection of stories from the Old Testament for children, for Steiner-Waldorf Year 3.... Read more

The Beejum Book

The Beejum Book

Alice O. Howell
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When Teak is lonely she travels to the imaginary world she has created filled with fascinating characters. This insightful book explores a child's instinct to use imagination to offer comfor... Read more

The Blue Forest: Bedtime Stories for the Nights of the Week

The Blue Forest: Bedtime Stories for the Nights of the Week

Luke Fischer; Illustrated by Stephanie Young and Tim Smith
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A magical collection of seven bedtime stories -- one for each night of the week, each featuring one of ... Read more

Brother Francis: The Life of Francis of Assisi

Brother Francis: The Life of Francis of Assisi

Jakob Streit
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A retelling of the life of Francis of Assisi for children aged six and up.... Read more

Christ Legends

Christ Legends

Selma Lagerlöf; Illustrated by Ronald Heuninck; Translated by Velma Swanston Howard
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Lagerlöf brings the stories of Jesus' birth and childhood truly to life in this wonderful collection of tales for... Read more

The Christmas Story Book

The Christmas Story Book

Edited by Ineke Verschuren
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Includes over 50 Christmas stories, from Hans Christian Andersen, Selma Lagerlöf, Jeanna Oterdahl, Peter Rosegger, Ruth Sawyer and Henry van Dyke and others.... Read more

The Coming of the Unicorn: Scottish Folk Tales for Children

The Coming of the Unicorn: Scottish Folk Tales for Children

Duncan Williamson; Edited by Linda Williamson
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A wonderful collection of traditional Scottish stories for children, full of animals and ogres, kings and broonies, ... Read more

The Coming of the Unicorn: Scottish Folk Tales for Children

The Coming of the Unicorn: Scottish Folk Tales for Children

Duncan Williamson; Edited by Linda Williamson
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A wonderful collection of traditional Scottish stories for children, full of animals and ogres, kings and broonies, ... Read more

The Demon Slayer

The Demon Slayer

Samuel Mills
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A coming-of-age tale drawing on Hindu mythology and life in ancient India.... Read more

Dragon Feathers

Dragon Feathers

Illustrated by Andrei Dugin and Olga Dugina; Arnica Esterl
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A poor woodcutter's son is sent to the dark forest to pluck three feathers from the dragon's back. Will he succeed?... Read more

The Easter Story Book

The Easter Story Book

Edited by Ineke Verschuren
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Over 30 legends and folk tales reflect the season around Easter and early summer.The stories follow the cycle of seasonal festivals, including Ascension and Whitsun. Authors... Read more

The Eight-Year-Old Legend Book

The Eight-Year-Old Legend Book

Isabel Wyatt
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A collection of enchanting eastern adventure tales for children who are themselves learning to become clever and brave.... Read more

The Falconer: A Story of Frederick II of Hohenstaufen

The Falconer: A Story of Frederick II of Hohenstaufen

Christopher Sblendorio
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An engaging account of the life and times of Federico II, who became Holy Roman Emperor in the 13th century. For Year 6 and up in the Steiner-Wal... Read more

A beautiful co... Read more

The Fire Bringer

The Fire Bringer

Samuel Mills
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An epic story that brings the great Olympian gods and goddesses to life for juvenile readers.... Read more

The Flight of the Golden Bird: Scottish Folk Tales for Children

The Flight of the Golden Bird: Scottish Folk Tales for Children

Duncan Williamson; Edited by Linda Williamson
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A wonderful collection of traditional Scottish stories for children, full of birds, horses, princesses, magic sc... Read more

The Flight of the Golden Bird: Scottish Folk Tales for Children

The Flight of the Golden Bird: Scottish Folk Tales for Children

Duncan Williamson; Edited by Linda Williamson
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A wonderful collection of traditional Scottish stories for children, full of birds, horses, princesses, magic sc... Read more

24 delightful stories from the corners of the globe, along with ... Read more

Geron and Virtus: A Fateful Encounter of Two Youths: A German and a Roman

Geron and Virtus: A Fateful Encounter of Two Youths: A German and a Roman

Jakob Streit; Translated by Nina Kuettel
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Story of two boys who meet during the Roman campaign to conquer Germanic tribes. For Steiner-Waldorf Classe... Read more

A classic early reading book for Steiner-Waldorf Classes 1 and 2 (age 6-8).... Read more

Homer's Odyssey: A Retelling by Isabel Wyatt

Homer's Odyssey: A Retelling by Isabel Wyatt

Isabel Wyatt
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A retelling of the wonderful Greek epic, suitable for children aged 8 and up. Ideal for Class 5-6 in the Steiner-Waldorf curriculum.... Read more

An Illustrated Treasury of Scottish Folk and Fairy Tales

An Illustrated Treasury of Scottish Folk and Fairy Tales

Theresa Breslin; Illustrated by Kate Leiper
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Slithering stoorworms, mischievous brownies, fierce kelpies and magical selkies are exquisitely brought to life for child... Read more

An Illustrated Treasury of Scottish Mythical Creatures

An Illustrated Treasury of Scottish Mythical Creatures

Theresa Breslin; Illustrated by Kate Leiper
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Theresa Breslin's Scottish tales of selkies, giants, fairies and monsters and brought to life by Kate Leiper's exquisite il... Read more

The Invisible Boat

The Invisible Boat

Eric G. Müller
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An magical novel for 8 to 11 year olds which teaches the importance of listening, planning and courage.... Read more

Invisible Guardians: True Stories of Fateful Encounters

Invisible Guardians: True Stories of Fateful Encounters

Jakob Streit; Translated by Nina Kuettel
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A remarkable collection of true stories for children about guiding forces, such as angels, intervening in human destiny.... Read more

A Journey Through Time in Verse and Rhyme

A Journey Through Time in Verse and Rhyme

Edited by Heather Thomas
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An invaluable collection of poetry for use by teachers of children aged six to fourteen.... Read more

Journey to the Promised Land: The Path of the People of Israel from Abraham's Calling to David's Dream

Journey to the Promised Land: The Path of the People of Israel from Abraham's Calling to David's Dream

Jakob Streit; Translated by Donald Samson
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A collection of stories from the Old Testament for children. For Steiner-Wald... Read more

The King of Ireland's Son: An Irish Folk Tale

The King of Ireland's Son: An Irish Folk Tale

Padraic Colum; Illustrated by Willy Pogany
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A true Irish wonder tale: a coming of age story of the youngest son of the King Ireland, who sets off on an impossible quest. Generat... Read more

The King of Ireland's Son: An Irish Folk Tale

The King of Ireland's Son: An Irish Folk Tale

Padraic Colum
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A true Irish wonder tale: a coming of age story of the youngest son of the King Ireland, who sets off on an impossible quest. Generations of children have loved t... Read more

The Kingdom of Beautiful Colours and Other Stories

The Kingdom of Beautiful Colours and Other Stories

Isabel Wyatt
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A collection of seven enchanting tales from master storyteller Isabel Wyatt, for children aged nine and up.... Read more

Lara's First Christmas

Lara's First Christmas

Alice O. Howell; Illustrated by Maggie Mailer
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Lara's First Christmas is a warm, luminous story about the real meaning of Christmas, from the author of The Beejum Book.... Read more

Legends of King Arthur

Legends of King Arthur

Isabel Wyatt
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A fresh retelling of the fascinating legends of King Arthur's castle and his Knights.... Read more

Legends of King Arthur

Legends of King Arthur

Isabel Wyatt
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A fresh retelling of the fascinating legends of King Arthur's castle and his Knights.... Read more

The legendary adventures of Norse heroes, dragons, princesses and destiny.... Read more

The legendary adventures of Norse heroes, dragons, princesses and destiny.... Read more

Liputto: Stories of Gnomes and Trolls

Liputto: Stories of Gnomes and Trolls

Jakob Streit; Illustrated by Susanne Alethea Mitchell; Translated by Nina J. Kuettel
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A collection of stories for children about gnomes, elves, trolls and other little folk. For Steiner... Read more

Liputto: Stories of Gnomes and Trolls

Liputto: Stories of Gnomes and Trolls

Jakob Streit; Illustrated by Susanne Alethea Mitchell; Translated by Nina J. Kuettel
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A collection of stories for children about gnomes, elves, trolls and other little folk. For Steiner... Read more

Little Bee Sunbeam

Little Bee Sunbeam

Jakob Streit; Translated by Nina Kuettel
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A lovely story of bee-life in a hive, suitable for children. Introduces issues of sexuality for the Steiner-Waldorf curriculum, for Year 5 (age 11) and up.... Read more

Magical Wonder Tales: King Beetle Tamer and Other Stories

Magical Wonder Tales: King Beetle Tamer and Other Stories

Isabel Wyatt
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A collection of fifteen magical wonder tales from master storyteller Isabel Wyatt, for children aged seven and up.... Read more

Mary's Little Donkey: And the Escape to Egypt

Mary's Little Donkey: And the Escape to Egypt

Gunhild Sehlin; Illustrated by Jan Verheijen; Translated by Hugh Latham and Donald Maclean
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An exciting and beautifully told version of the Christmas story and the early years o... Read more

The Midsummer Tomte and the Little Rabbits: A Day-by-day Summer Story in Twenty-one Short Chapters

The Midsummer Tomte and the Little Rabbits: A Day-by-day Summer Story in Twenty-one Short Chapters

Ulf Stark; Illustrated by Eva Eriksson; Translated by Susan Beard
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Will the rabbit children still be able to have their Mids... Read more

Milon and the Lion

Milon and the Lion

Jakob Streit; Translated by Wolfgang Forsthofer and Auriol de Smidt
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Young slave boy Milon has adventures around the ancient Mediterranean, finally finding freedom with a group of early Christians in Rome... Read more

The Miracle in Bethlehem: A Storyteller's Tale

The Miracle in Bethlehem: A Storyteller's Tale

Sarah Burton; Illustrated by Katriona Chapman
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A unique retelling of the Christmas story weaves ancient nativity legends into the familiar narrative. Will help children and par... Read more

Myths of the World

Myths of the World

Padraic Colum; Illustrated by Boris Artzybasheff
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A treasure trove of stories from the ancient world, retold by one of Ireland's greatest storytellers.... Read more

Norse Hero Tales: The King and the Green Angelica and Other Stories

Norse Hero Tales: The King and the Green Angelica and Other Stories

Isabel Wyatt
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Colourful and dramatic stories from the 'men of the North', offering heroes and villains in tales of love and daring, power and cunning.... Read more

Otto and the Secret Light of Christmas

Otto and the Secret Light of Christmas

Nora Surojegin; Illustrated by Pirkko-Liisa Surojegin; Translated by Jill Timbers
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A beautiful book about longing, friendship and seeking as Otto, an elfin adventurer, sets off on a jo... Read more

Over the Hills and Far Away: Stories of Dwarfs, Fairies, Gnomes and Elves From Around Europe

Over the Hills and Far Away: Stories of Dwarfs, Fairies, Gnomes and Elves From Around Europe

Illustrated by Daniela Drescher; Edited by Els Boekelaar and Ineke Verschuren
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A revised colour edition of a collection of forty s... Read more

Peter and Anneli's Journey to the Moon

Peter and Anneli's Journey to the Moon

Gerdt von Bassewitz; Illustrated by Hans Baluschek
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This classic German children's tale of fantasy and adventure tells the story of how Peter and Anneli help Mr Zoomzeman, a June Bug, ... Read more

Puck the Gnome

Puck the Gnome

Jakob Streit; Translated by Nina Kuettel
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A delightful story for children about the world of gnomes, addressing issues of friendship, honesty and loyalty.... Read more

The Seven-Year-Old Wonder Book

The Seven-Year-Old Wonder Book

Isabel Wyatt
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These magical tales take us through the highlights of the year, through festivals and birthdays. Perfect for six and seven-year-olds.... Read more

A wonderful collection of tales from Ireland, Wales and Scotland as told by the Shifty Lad who is using his storytelling gift to esc... Read more

Spirit of the Mountain

Spirit of the Mountain

Shelley Davidow
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A coming of age story set among the ancient wisdom of South Africa.... Read more

The Star Rider and Anna McLoon: Two Tales from Ireland

The Star Rider and Anna McLoon: Two Tales from Ireland

Jakob Streit; Translated by Nina Kuettel
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Two beautiful Irish stories for children exploring issues of life and death, destiny and integrity. In the Steiner-Waldorf cur... Read more

Stories of the Saints: A Collection for Children

Stories of the Saints: A Collection for Children

Siegwart Knijpenga
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Inspirational tales of remarkable people, especially selected for their appeal and relevance to children aged about 7 to 11.... Read more

Storytelling for Life: Why Stories Matter and Ways of Telling Them

Storytelling for Life: Why Stories Matter and Ways of Telling Them

Josie Felce
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Introduces the value of storytelling throughout life and how it can transform challenging situations in both childhood and adulthood. Offers pr... Read more

Swedish Folk Tales

Swedish Folk Tales

Illustrated by John Bauer; Translated by Holger Lundburgh
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Classic stories from Elsa Beskow, Anna Wahlenberg and others, all brought to life by John Bauer's original, evocative illustrations.... Read more

Tell Me A Story: Stories from the Waldorf Early Childhood Association of North America

Tell Me A Story: Stories from the Waldorf Early Childhood Association of North America

Edited by Louise deForest; Illustrated by Deborah Grieder and Jo Valens
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A collection of favourite stories, old and new, especially sele... Read more

The Three Candles of Little Veronica: The Story of a Child's Soul in This World and the Other

The Three Candles of Little Veronica: The Story of a Child's Soul in This World and the Other

Manfred Kyber; Illustrated by Iris Guarducci; Translated by Rosamond Reinhardt
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A classic novel from the 1920s which tells a rema... Read more

Three Grimm's Fairy Tales

Three Grimm's Fairy Tales

Edited by Peter Stebbing; Illustrated by Gerard Wagner
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A beautiful collection of artwork inspired by Grimm fairy tales. Includes a lecture by Rudolf Steiner on the significance of fairy tales.... Read more

Three Knight Tales

Three Knight Tales

Jakob Streit; Translated by Nina Kuettel
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A stirring collection of three medieval tales for children, for use in Steiner-Waldorf Years 6 or 7 (age 12-14).... Read more

The Waldorf Book of Animal Poetry

The Waldorf Book of Animal Poetry

Edited by David Kennedy
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The biggest collection of animal poetry every published.... Read more

The Waldorf Book of Poetry: Discover the Power of Imagination

The Waldorf Book of Poetry: Discover the Power of Imagination

Edited by David Kennedy
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425 poems from classic and modern poets for poetry lovers, parents, teachers and children.... Read more

We Will Build a Temple: The Path of Israel from King Solomon to John the Baptist

We Will Build a Temple: The Path of Israel from King Solomon to John the Baptist

Jakob Streit; Translated by Donald Samson
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A collection of stories from the Old and New Testaments, for children. For Steiner Waldorf Year 3.... Read more

What Animals Say to Each Other: 30 Nature Fables in Rhyme

What Animals Say to Each Other: 30 Nature Fables in Rhyme

Jakob Streit; Kilian Beck
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Bright rhyming verse introduces children aged six and up to the characteristics of different animals.... Read more

The Wise Enchanter: A Journey Through the Alphabet

The Wise Enchanter: A Journey Through the Alphabet

Shelley Davidow; Illustrated by Krystyna Kurzyca
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Words are disappearing from the world. Four children from the corners of the earth have been sent on a quest to rediscove... Read more

The Yule Tomte and the Little Rabbits: A Christmas Story for Advent

The Yule Tomte and the Little Rabbits: A Christmas Story for Advent

Ulf Stark; Illustrated by Eva Eriksson; Translated by Susan Beard
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Will Grump the Yule Tomte ever visit the rabbit children? This charming and funny Christ... Read more

The Legend of Parzival: The Epic Story of his Quest for the Grail

The Legend of Parzival: The Epic Story of his Quest for the Grail

Robin Cook
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An accessible prose retelling of the medieval German epic brings the wonderful story of Parzival to life for today's readers.... Read more

The Legend of Parzival: The Epic Story of his Quest for the Grail

The Legend of Parzival: The Epic Story of his Quest for the Grail

Robin Cook
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An accessible prose retelling of the medieval German epic brings the wonderful story of Parzival to life for today's readers.... Read more

An Illustrated Treasury of Grimm's Fairy Tales: Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, Hansel and Gretel and many more classic stories

An Illustrated Treasury of Grimm's Fairy Tales: Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, Hansel and Gretel and many more classic stories

Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm; Illustrated by Daniela Drescher
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A sumptuously illustrated collection of ... Read more

Thorkill of Iceland: Viking Hero Tales

Thorkill of Iceland: Viking Hero Tales

Isabel Wyatt
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The Vikings were the world's greatest adventurers. In these tales, the hero Thorkill of Iceland is sent by King Gorm of Denmark on a mission to the land of giants, a jour... Read more

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