Suggested Reading

September, 2018

Each month 10 stories are selected for your reading pleasure.


Room Number 3 is a short detective story about a murder and a room that could not have existed. No picture. (Read)
The Best Policy is a funny story to illustrate how different husband and wife are when it comes to getting life insurance. Some pictures. (Read)
Pride and Prejudice is a very popular novel about two people whose pride and prejudice spark romance and drama leading to a happy wedding. No picture. (Read)
Michael's Crag is a story about an accident on the cliff that leads to fear of revenge, self sacrifice, and a surprise turn in romance and marriage. No picture. (Read)
Piccadilly Jim is a romantic comedy involving kidnappers, imposters, crooks, detectives, butlers, aunts and many more characters. The story has been adapted as a film three times, in 1919, 1936 and 2004. No picture. (Read)


The Story of a Fierce Bad Rabbit tells the story of a bad little rabbit who is chased by a hunter. Many beautiful pictures. (Read)
The Golden Goose Book is a collection of stories about the golden goose, the bears, the pigs, and Tom. Lots of beautiful pictures. (Read)
Fishy-Winkle is the story of a boy mermaid's adventure on land. Lots of interesting pictures. (Read)
Beautiful Stories from Shakespeare retells Shakespeare's great stories with many beautiful pictures for children to enjoy. (Read)
My Young Days tells small children the many exciting things that happened around the author when she was a small girl. Beautiful silhouette 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