The Child Who Looked to Herself

01 The Child Who Looked to Herself 2   Age 7 and up.

Her family is poor and she is the youngest of five sisters.  Winter is upon them and she has so little to wear.  What will she do?  How will she manage?  Click on the link and find out.   A story from Greece.  8.10 mins

What do you think of the heroine?    Leave a comment for others to read.

Story origin for me:  Fearless Girls, Wise Women and Beloved Sisters, by Kathleen Ragan, as  The Child Who Was Both Poor and Good.





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2 Comments on “The Child Who Looked to Herself”

  1. Martyn Ravensdale. says:

    Really enjoyed this story and your telling of it. It’s given me cause to tink about a couple of my own stories and how i might adjust their telling. Thank you.

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