||The Lion and the Mouse and Other Stories by Aesop
||Classics, short stories
Getting along with others
Study, school life and work
Home and neighbourhood
Nature and environment
A mouse gets caught by a lion. 'Let me go!' she cries. She promises that she will help the lion one day. But how could a tiny mouse ever help a great lion?
Aesop lived in the sixth century bc. He was very clever. He told stories to teach others. Later, the stories were written down. They have been read and enjoyed by people all over the world.
A young goat gets lost in the forest. At the same time, a hungry wolf is out looking for dinner. Surely this can't have a happy ending? Well, there's also music and dancing in this story. You might be surprised!
A farmer's daughter talks to her sister about selling milk. The sisters dream about what they will do with the money. How exciting it all seems. But how will it end? Not quite the way the girls were hoping!
The stories in this book are more than two thousand years old. Some are serious. Most are funny. All make you think.
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