Mini Copy Book

British Myths and Legends

The Legend of King Leir

An early British king discovers what he is really worth to his daughters.

Length: 109 words

Bible Stories Retold

Daniel and the Priests of Bel

An apparent miracle is revealed as sleight-of-hand.

Length: 60 words

Lives of the Saints

Cuthbert and the Dun Cow

The magnificent cathedral at Durham owes its existence to a missing cow.

Length: 58 words

Lives of the Saints


Henry VIII’s experts declared that saints were nothing special, but St Cuthbert had a surprise for them.

Length: 56 words

Extracts from Literature

The Sign from Heaven

Was it an over-excited imagination, or an answer to prayer?

Length: 105 words

Kings and Queens of England

Victoria to George VI

A quick overview of the Kings and Queens of England from Victoria in 1837 to Elizabeth II in 1952.

Length: 59 words