Tiddy Mun

Tiddy Mun  Ages 7 and Up

Scary creatures live in the marshes but Tiddy Mun is the people’s helper.   He walks at night, they hear him laughing.  He has saved them over and over again but will he come to save them now?  Click on the link to listen and find out.    A story from Britain.  9.30 mins.

The story talks of how times change.  What changes do you think have happened by the story’s end?  Leave a comment below.

Story origin for me: Kevin Crossley-Holland’s The Old Stories: Folk Tales from East Anglia and the Fen Country.

 

 

 

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The Old Woman In The Woods

The Old Woman in the Woods   Ages 7 and Up

When Jack gets turned out of home for his laziness he meets an old woman in the woodsFirst she asks him to take off his jacket, then it’s his boots and then….   What comes next?  You’ll have to click on the link and listen to find out.   I don’t know where this story comes from but I suspect it’s been around a while9:51 mins.

There are lots and lots of Jack tales.  Do you know any others?  Why not leave a comment below?

Story origin for me: Toronto storytellers Marylyn Peringer and Norman Perrin.

 

 

 

 

Download so you can listen whenever you want to — right click on PCs; control + click on Macs.  Subscribe by clicking RSS for regular updates or go to Jan’s Storytelling Club in iTunes podcasts .

Find out more about Jan and her books at http://janandrews.ca