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Summary

Forty-five magical short stories to enjoy round the clock from one of the world's best-loved children's authors.

Fly away with the Snippet Pixies in search of a new home, discover the secret ingredient in the fairies' spell to make people better, and join Chitter-the-gnome as he discovers a Wishing Balloon!

Ideal for bedtime, these magical short stories for five-to-eight-year-olds will enchant a new generation of children.

Look out for more O'Clock tales with Six O'Clock Tales, Seven O'Clock Tales and Eight O'Clock Tales.

First published in 1941, this edition contains the following stories: 

  • The Red and White Cow
  • The Clock in the Wood
  • The Peppermint Rock
  • Brer Fox's Onions 
  • There and Back Again!
  • Snapdragon Snippets
  • Oh, No Brer Fox!
  • The Top of the Wall
  • A Busy Morning
  • The Witch's Egg
  • Chestnut Prickles
  • The Remarkable Doughnut
  • The Wrong Side of the Bed
  • The Stupid Little Girl
  • The Bread and Milk
  • The Sulky Sweets
  • The Stupid Goblin
  • The Boast That Came True
  • Sly-One Is Caught
  • Timothy's Tooth
  • The Four-Leaved Clover
  • Tuppy and the Goblins
  • The Five Lost Beans
  • The Wishing Balloon
  • The Little Stickleback
  • Who? Who? Who?
  • Good Old Jock!
  • The Very Old Kettle
  • Brer Rabbit Plays Blind Man's Buff
  • The Birthday Kitten
  • The Three Hunters
  • Pitter-Patter's Dance
  • Well, Really Amelia!
  • The Brownie and the Witch
  • Grunt! Grunt!
  • Brer Rabbit Plays Ball
  • The Little Bird
  • The Bunch of Carrots
  • Little Miss Dreamy
  • Brer Fox's New Suit
  • The Two Cats
  • Little Suck-a-Thumb
  • Lazy Kate
  • Well, Really, Brer Rabbit!
  • Little Black Bibs

Enid Blyton ® and Enid Blyton's signature are registered trade marks of Hodder & Stoughton Limited. No trade mark or copyrighted material may be reproduced without the express written permission of the trade mark and copyright owner.

©1941 Hodder Children's Books (P)2019 Hodder & Stoughton Limited

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