Suggested Reading

December, 2018

Each month 10 stories are selected for your reading pleasure.


The Weight of the Crown is a mystery and crime story about a dying King of Asturia and an attempt to try to stop Russia from taking over this country. Many pictures. (Read)
The Clicking of Cuthbert is a collection of short and humorous stories about golf. Some of the stories were made into films. No picture. (Read)
The Guests Of Hercules is a long story about a convent girl venturing into the gambling world of Monte Carlo only to win her ultimate prize -- love. Some colorful pictures. (Read)
The Copper-Clad World is a science fiction about an earth spaceship hijacked to a planet completely shielded in copper. Two pictures. (Read)
Bones in London is a collection of amusing stories of how Bones outwits criminals who try to swindle the fortune he inherited from his uncle. No picture. (Read)


The Sleeping Beauty Picture Book contains many beautiful drawings for children to enjoy. (Read)
Simple Simon is a series of silhouettes about a small boy called Simon. Many pictures. (Read)
Children's Hour with Red Riding Hood and Other Stories is a collection of five children stories with many beautiful pictures. (Read)
The Monkey's Frolic is a humorous picture story about a monkey and his playmate cat curing a patient by accident. Many pictures. (Read)
The Aesop for Children contains many well known fables such as The Hare And The Tortoise. Over a hundred of beautiful pictures. (Read)


In 2010, I came across Project Gutenberg where you can find thousands of interesting stories to read free of charge. So, I decided to help by selecting some of the stories and formatting them for easy reading on mobile phones and tablets: one set of images for phones and one set for tablets.

On February 8, 2011, I published the first story Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll. On May 2, 2012, I moved my stories to a permanent place on Since then, I have added hundreds of stories to this website.

In 2017, I learned the Bootstrap responsive website design framework and subsequently consolidated to have just one set of files for each story. I also moved the stories to which gives a hint of flying high and as freely as you want in the reading arena.

The title image is courtesy of

Thank you for your visit.

K. C. Lee
Story Collector
July 10, 2017
Email: kc at Silbird dot com