The Magic Slipper

Story Title: The Magic Slipper
Story Retold by: Hema Pande
Language: English
Storytellers: Erica Taraporewala

About the Story

In this English telling of the popular Japanese tale, Kentaro is worried about how he will care for his mother. He has no money to buy food or medicines and he is convinced that he will die. A mysterious old man gave Kentaro a magic slipper to solve his problems. Will it? Will Kentaro’s greedy uncle con him out of it?


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  1. Neha Vishal PipraiyaAugust 31, 2015 at 10:49 am · Reply

    What a beautiful story. Thank you so much in taking so much effort in making these stories reachable to more and more people. Grateful to you all.

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