Silbird Classic Stories

Suggested Reading

August, 2018

Each month 10 stories are selected for your reading pleasure.


The Crystal Crypt is a science fiction about stealing a whole city on Mars. No picture. (Read)
Be It Ever Thus is a science fiction story about a plot where the conquered becomes one of the conquerors through changeling. No picture. (Read)
A Splendid Hazard is a story about an adventure to find the treasure hidden for the revival of Napoleon Bonaparte's empire. No picture. (Read)
Certain Success is a practical guide to learning specialized skills to acquire success. No picture. (Read)
How to Invest Money teaches you how to invest your money, which is still useful todays even though the specifics have changed. No picture. (Read)


The Tale of Ginger and Pickles gives children a glimpse of interesting things happening at a village shop run by Ginger and Pickles. Many beautiful pictures. (Read)
The Good Shepherd is a children story which tells the life of Jesus. Many pictures. (Read)
The Tale of Jemima Puddle-Duck is the adventure story of a duck called Jemima. Many beautiful pictures. (Read)
The Peter Pan Alphabet helps children to learn the twenty six alphabets. Many pictures. (Read)
Peter Pan in Kensington Gardens tells the story of Peter Pan being stuck in the Kensington Gardens because he cannot fly. Many 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