Story and Lesson: The Book and the Beast

By Victoria Woelders

Original mom-approved stories created by Victoria Woelders for her kids, and her students. Educational storytelling for the home, the classroom and car rides. Empathy Tales focus on virtues and character-building qualities. Created by Victoria who is a Masters educated Canadian teacher and mom of two great kids. Come join our journey and visit our educational storyteller Victoria Woelders at to learn more.

New Covid19Ed podcast learning episode! We have a story and a lesson for you today. In the Land of the Northern Eagle there is a warrior named Brave living in the mountains. A woman named Glisten goes to find him, however she meets a wizard on the path and he gives her a book to help her on her way. This book leads her to meet a beast and she is faced with solving a riddle. Can she solve the riddle? Learn more about how fear can be overcome in this beautiful Empathy tale. Learn more at