Short Story written by: Manuel

This is the story of a girl, who had a normal family. The story says that there was an old woman walking down the street near a park. She had been shopping at the supermarket and was carrying plastic bags. When the little girl, who was playing in the park, saw her walking with the heavy bags, she did not hesitate to go and help her. The thankful granny gave her lots of candies and asked her:

“Who taught you such good manners?”


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Short Story written by: Rotsen Zerep.

My classmates asked me what I had given my mum for Mother´s Day, and I told them I had given her her a caricature. They asked me why and I said I didn’t have money and that is why I had drawn her.

A month before Mother´s Day, I asked my mom to wake me up. When she did, she would sit and watch the news on TV, and when I had finished my breakfast I used to draw her without her even noticing.

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Short Story written by: Winni Jeisse Franco Villalobos.

Once upon a time there was a beautiful girl, pretty and elegant and she had the most beautiful dresses in Flowers World. Her jewels were shiny diamonds, gold and precious stones of stunning colours. Her shoes were beautiful made of pure gold.


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“Number one” was a TV program in which people had to demonstrate their talent.

It was a funny and entertaining family program. The contestants had to sing a song every week in front of a group of judges.

One day, one of the judges had to leave the live program, and the rest of the team had to choose somebody from the public to be the new judge. They finally chose a young kid.


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Short Story written by: Maribel

There was a beautiful girl with light coloured eyes and shiny hair like the sun. She was so beautiful than even the sun smiled every time he saw her.

She had everything she wanted but for one thing. She was very sad because she wasn’t able to do anything for herself. She didn´t have any self-confidence.


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A summary of the original Short Story written by: Christian Andersen

Once upon a time there was an emperor that spent all his money on expensive clothes. He cared nothing about other activities like going to the theatre, or going for a ride in his carriage, except to show off his new clothes. He didn´t even care about talking to people.

In the great city where he lived, there were lots of tourists. One day two swindlers arrived and let it be known that they were weavers and they said they could make the emperor the most magnificent suit from a special fabric. Not only were their colours and patterns uncommonly fine, but clothes made from this cloth were only visible to clever people.


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Short Story written by: Liliana Velàsquez

Matthew and Nicholas loved to go to the mountains for holidays. Their parents had a big house in a little village in the middle of the fields, surrounded by green meadows.

They were always playing with their ball in the fields near the house.

One of their neighbours was an old woman who took great care over her flowers and the kids parents had advised them not to play near her garden.


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There was a girl called Beatrice responsible for tasting every cheese that came from other countries.

Every year the cheese representatives from every parts of the world were in the main square of her town waiting for her verdict.

They all wanted Beatrice to taste their cheeses because, she had special powers due to her ability to smell and taste quality.


One year, there was a new cheese stand in the middle of the square, the smell coming from there was different from the others and the girl went to see it.

The stand had only one kind of cheese which nobody had tasted because of the strong smell. When Beatrice approached the cheese seller cut a piece of cheese to her.

When she was about to try it, a man from the stand beside shouted:

“Don´t eat it! It´s not a normal cheese! Look at the colour and the smell, it stinks!”

Beatrice was shocked and didn´t know what to do, until the man selling that strange cheese spoke:

“This is the best cheese I have ever produced. It is very special, I´m sure it will be the best cheese you have ever eaten”.

Beatrice decided to taste it, and when she bit into it her expression changed completely. It was the best cheese she had ever tried. It’s bad smell had nothing to do with how it tasted.

So she named it the best cheese ever and everybody learnt how important was to give an opportunity to everybody.




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