Suggested Reading

July, 2019

Each month 10 stories are selected for your reading pleasure.


The Stars My Brothers is a science fiction story about a man who wakes up after 100 years to find himself traveling in the galaxy and facing strange human being on the planet of Sako. Some pictures. (Read)
Ashton-Kirk Investigator tells the story of the young, handsome, and ever popular investigator Ashton-Kirk solving the mystery in the murder of a coin collector. Some pictures. (Read)
California Gold Book tells how the first gold nugget was discovered, triggering the gold panning fever in California in the 1800s. Many interesting pictures. (Read)
The Cheerful Smugglers is a funny story about a couple trying to save money for the future of their baby by imposing a tariff on everything brought into the house. Many lovely pictures. (Read)
The Eldest Son is a happy story about a rich landlord's struggle when his eldest son brings home a beautiful widow intended as his wife. No picture. (Read)


The Tale of Solomon Owl is a story about the adventure of an owl meeting his animal friends. Some pictures. (Read)
Little Wizard Stories of Oz contains six short stories about little Dorothy, Toto, and other animals in the land of Oz. Many colorful pictures. (Read)
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer is the story of a young boy growing up along the Mississippi River. Numerous pictures! (Read)
The Tale of Peter Rabbit is a children story about the adventure of Peter Rabbit in the garden of Mr. McGregor. Many beautiful pictures. (Read)
Cecily Parsley's Nursery Rhymes is a compilation of traditional nursery rhymes for children. 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