40 of Aesop's best-known fables are brought to life in adaptations for children aged 5 to 9. Each story is five minutes long and read by an all-star cast including Brenda Blethyn, the late Richard Briers, Lindsay Duncan, Richard E Grant, Jane Horrocks, Jonathan Pryce and Alison Steadman.
The 40 fables in this collection
The Hare and the Tortoise; The Frogs and the Ox; The Fox and the Crow; The Monkey as King.
2: Fables 5 - 8
The bundle of sticks; The Gnat and the Lion; The North Wind and the Sun; The Fox and the grapes.
3: Fables 9 - 12
The Dog, the Cockerel and the Fox; The Miller, his Son and the Donkey; The Wolf and the Heron; The Donkey in the lion's skin.
4: Fables 13 - 16
The Ant and the Grasshopper; The Vain Jackdaw; The Frogs who wanted a king; The Cat and the Mice.
5: Fables 17 - 20
The Lion and the Mouse; The Caged Bird and the Bat; The Fox and the Goat; The Lion and the Elephant.
6: Fables 21 - 24
The Crow and the Pitcher; The Fox and the Stork; The Two Travellers and the Bear; The Goose that laid the Golden Eggs.
7: Fables 25 - 28
The Kid and the Wolf; The Old Lion and the Fox; The Eagle and the Jackdaw; The Wolf in sheep's clothing.
8: Fables 29 - 32
The Goatherd and the Wild Goats; The Dog in the manger; Androcles and the Lion; The Dog and his reflection.
9: Fables 33 - 36
The Heron and the Fish; The Eagle and the Tortoise; The Town Mouse and the Country Mouse; Belling the cat.
10: Fables 37 - 40
The Too Fat Fox; The Rat and the Elephant; The Ant and the Dove; The Boy who cried 'Wolf!'