In this set of video links, professional storyteller Christine Henderson tells the following folktales of Saint Nicholas to Billy the puppet.

  • An Irish tale ~ The Three Fish

  • A Colonial American tale ~ Twelve = Thirteen

  • An Italian tale ~ The Miller


Approximately 45 minutes long.


(This story set is also available on a thumb drive to make it easy to give as a gift. See the other listing for this product that says THUMB DRIVE)


There are Saint Nicholas folktales all around the world. Here Professional storyteller Christine Henderson shares three of them with Billy the puppet and you. These stories are great to listen to anytime of the year because they aren't specifically Christmas stories. But during November and December children are bombarded with Santa Claus stories, elves, reindeer, etc. Here are three folktales about Saint Nicholas, the SAINT. (Parents: These are folktales about Saint Nicholas--not biographical stories. But they are Catholic stories.)


So, get into the Catholic Christmas spirit and snuggle up with your child to listen with Billy the puppet to these folktales. Your child (and you) will be captivated by hearing and seeing these stories retold in “storyteller fashion.” Christine is an animated storyteller known for her facial expressions, voice inflections, and how she is able to transport viewers into the stories she tells. Sit back, snuggle up with your children, and enjoy these folktales.

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Folktales of Saint Nicholas with Billy the puppet (3 videos)

  • Since these are digital downloads, there are no refunds or exchanges.

  • When you check out you will receive a link to a pdf to download. Then just download that pdf which contains links to all the videos.