Here's a list of all our stories, click on a link to start reading! Why the Crab has no Head · Why the Bat flies at Night · Why Spider has a bald head · The woodsman. Fairy tale definition, a story, usually for children, about elves, hobgoblins, dragons, fairies, or other magical creatures. See more. The Fairy Tale Route offers culture and history, enchanting medieval towns of half-timbered houses, castles and fortresses, museums and art galleries, concerts.