The little Match Girl

It was New Year's Eve and as cold as could be. Outside a little girl with bare feet walked through the snow. The streets smelled of roast dinners. Wouldn't she just love to have something to eat.  She was so hungry! Because it was so cold, she lit a match to warm herself. Suddenly everything around her looked warm and cosy...

In the Fairytale Forest you can read the story of The little Match Girl.

Do you know what a matchstick is? It's what matches used to be called.