Suggested Reading

January, 2019

Each month 10 stories are selected for your reading pleasure.


The Red Symbol is a romantic adventure story about a war correspondent untangling the mystery of a red geranium which causes the kidnap of his beloved girlfriend by a secret society in Russia. Many pictures. (Read)
A Gamble with Life is a romantic story about a young inventor rescuing a girl in an accident only to be saved by her later in a much deeper sense. Some pictures (Read)
The Brass Bowl is a story about how a small bowl of beaten brass leads to an exciting romance between two people in New York city. No picture. (Read)
The Wall Street Girl is a romantic story about a Wall Street girl rescuing her young but naive boss from the fantasy world of money, work, and love. Few pictures. (Read)
Breeder Reaction is a short novel about a new after-bath powder product that gives a beautiful skin but also causes pregnancy. Two pictures only. (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