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Some of the most famous fables have been included in this section,  The following selection of fables and short stories will provide hours of reading pleasure. Very short stories complete with morals, a great way to teach values and morals!

Printable Very Short Stories

These wonderful fables and short stories are in a printable format. Read the classic tales and stories online for free! Print a selection of very short stories for your children, these short tales make perfect bedtime stories for kids of all ages! Download free stories to your kindle, ipad or other ebook reader!

Very Short Stories - What is a Fable?
Fables are described as succinct, brief, concise or very short stories with a moral.

Very Short Stories

The Bat And The Weasels
The Charcoal-Burner & The Fuller
The Father And His Sons
The Wolf And The Lamb
The Wolf and the Crane
Hercules and the Wagoner
The Traveler and His Dog
The Flies and the Honey-Pot
The Farmer and the Cranes
The Bear and the Two Travelers
The Thirsty Pigeon
The Goat and the Goatherd
The Sick Lion
The Laborer and the Snake
The Sick Stag
The Lion, the Mouse, and the Fox
The Mischievous Dog
The Man and His Two Sweethearts
The Shepherd's Boy and the Wolf
The Crab and Its Mother
The Mouse, the Frog, and the Hawk
The Two Pots
The Huntsman and the Fisherman
The Two Dogs
The Widow and the Sheep
The Sick Kite
The Mice and the Weasels
The Master and His Dogs
The Two Travelers and the Axe
The Seaside Travelers
The Oak and the Reeds
The Birdcatcher, Partridge & the Cock
The Lion, the Bear, and the Fox
The Seagull and the Kite
The Monkeys and Their Mother
The Hare and the Tortoise
The Farmer and the Stork
The Farmer and the Snake
The Fawn and His Mother
The Swallow and the Crow
The Mountain in Labor
The Tortoise and the Eagle
The Man and the Lion
The Fox and the Goat
The Oxen and the Axle-Trees
The Raven and the Swan
The Lioness
The Boy and the Filberts
The Wolf in Sheep's Clothing
The Oxen and the Butchers
The Goatherd and the Wild Goats
The Boy and the Nettles
The Fighting Cocks and the Eagle
The Kid and the Wolf
The Fir-Tree and the Bramble
The Man Bitten by a Dog
The Wolf and the Sheep
The Old Woman and the Wine-Jar
The Hawk, the Kite, and the Pigeons
The Wild Ass and the Lion
The Ass, the Cock, and the Lion
The Three Tradesmen
The Ass Carrying the Image
The Bee and Jupiter
The Ass and His Shadow
The Hunter and the Woodman
The Two Frogs
The Doe and the Lion
The Bull and the Goat
The Traveler and Fortune

Very Short Stories

Some of the most famous very short stories or fables were written by Aesop and include classics such as The Hare and the Tortoise, The Wolf in Sheep's Clothing and The Dog and His Shadow. These famous albeit very short Fables have been included along with some lesser known, but equally enjoyable tales.

Very Short Stories

Very Short Stories - Fables

What is a Fable? A Fable is a very short story with a Moral. It features a plant, animal, mythical creature or inanimate object which is brought to life in the story (anthropomorphised).  The moral is explained at the end of the fable.

Fables are described as succinct, brief, concise or very short stories with a moral.

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