Bedtime Stories: The Troll’s Daughter


I love reading to my kids. I know some parents do not have the time to read to their children, or have problems reading. So I am offering bedtime stories, all for free.

This story is The Troll’s Daughter from
THE PINK FAIRY BOOK Edited by Andrew Lang

This story is about a lad who goes in the service of a troll. The trol sets him to tasks for 3 years, and pays him 6 bushels of money. The lad meets the troll’s daughter, they fall in love, and then plot as to how to get her away from the troll who keeps her captive in a glass palace. Will their love defeat the Troll?

This fairy tale is Rated PG. The girl plots the death of her father the troll. They end up cutting his heart up with a knife.

You can read the book yourself for free at
Project Gutenberg Pink Fairy
or you can download it to put on your iPod or a cd here (Right Click, Save Target As):

The Troll’s Daughter

or just click below and listen right now

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