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Don’t miss any of the storyline from your favorite comics. Below are Saturday’s editions of the comics offered Monday through Friday.   More...

IN A BEGGAR'S HEART

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Once upon a time, a man built a beautiful house high atop a hill. When he died, he left his fortune and the house to his son, Antonio, who began to spend the money immediately. More...

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Miranda’s Window (an original tale)

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One cold winter day, Miranda sat with her school friends and listened to their teacher telling holiday tales. Mrs. Jones told stories of Chanukah and Christmas and Kwanzaa, and as she talked, Miranda felt her face growing hot with excitement. More...

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The Stubborn Man and his Clever Wife (a Persian tale)

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Once upon a time Afsaneh and Yousef were happily married, but Yousef grew lazy. He sat by while his wife cooked and cleaned. More...

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The Spider, the Fly and the Wind (an Estonian tale)

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Once upon a time, in the days when the Sun and the Moon and the Wind lived on Earth, in a time when the Spider and the Fly were good friends, each creature knew its place. Everyone was at peace.  More...

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Loki’s Trick (a tale from Norway)

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Long ago, the gods of the Norsemen lived in a place known as Asgard, which was far above the Earth. At the other end of that world, in an area always covered in ice and snow, lay the land of the giants, the enemies of the gods and the people.  More...

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CROCODILE'S TEARS (a South African tale)

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In the old days, when the animals could talk, Crocodile was king of the water creatures. One year, there was a drought, and the water in the river ran dry. More...

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