Home | Story Library | Multilingual stories

Multilingual stories

Looking for stories to read in a range of African languages and English? Try our growing collection of stories to print out or read aloud. 

Featured Story

Crocodile’s funeral

All the animals in the bushveld knew that Crocodile had a big pile of gold, but they stayed away from her because she was mean and had very sharp teeth! But at Crocodile’s funeral, all the animals claim to be her relative because they want to inherit her big pile of gold. Who do you think it will be – the birds, the lizards, the fish or the buck?

Click here to read in a language of your choice
language specific

Dirty Dassie

Posted on January 21st, 2019

Because Dumi Dassie is very scared of water, he never joins the other dassies when they go to the pool to wash. Dumi gets so dirty that the elders ask him to leave the village. But then it starts raining …

Busi's gift

Posted on November 2nd, 2018

Mom's best vase

Posted on November 2nd, 2018

The two brothers

Posted on October 9th, 2018

The small seed

Posted on October 9th, 2018

The tortoise’s song

Posted on August 2nd, 2018

Palesa's List

Posted on August 2nd, 2018

Little Mouse

Posted on July 3rd, 2018

Crocodile and the lost boy

Posted on July 3rd, 2018

I want to be a chef!

Posted on June 1st, 2018