Free Story Apps
Tab Tales (two words)
These are interactive
for lots of the "classics". Some  
are also in Spanish. Great  

The Emperor's New Clothes
The Rabbit and the Hare
The Elves and the Shoemaker
The Fisherman and the Fish
The Fox and the Crow
Alice in Wonderland
Gulliver in Lilliput
Jack and the Beanstalk
The Princess and the Pea
Town Mouse Country Mouse
Ugly Duckling
Wizard of Oz

heck under iPhone apps for
some of these. They still work
on iPad.
Big Cat Stories
                       Interactive stories,  
                   with a read-to me,
                   read myself, or  
                   create a story  
                   option. Very low
reading level. Great for  
retelling activities. Search the
ITunes site for
Collins Big Cat

At The Dump        The Garden
Farmer's Lunch    Bike Ride
Steam Train          The World
Dark Night             Playing
Magic Ink Books
                       Free stories,   
                  some pictures in
                  black and white.
                  No activities.

The Frog Prince
The Little Train (I Think I Can)
The Night Before Christmas
By Goodbeans - with  
some animation, no
Jack and the Beanstalk
How the Camel Got It's Hump
and lots of nonfiction - math,
science, social studies

Others available for 99 cents.
Click title bar above for website.
Click above for free story apps,  
by reading level, from AA to P.
Looks like their printables but
has follow-up questions to
classify, compare and contrast,
evaluate, create, and more.

Lots of types of stories -
classics (The Three Pigs),
sequential tasks (making
lemonade, etc), basic concepts
(counting, etc), and
These have great illustrations,
but are not interactive. Story is
followed by question cards.

Hansel and Gretel
Emperor's New Clothes
Elves and the Shoemaker
Frog Prince
Jack and the Beanstalk
Sleeping Beauty
The Three Little Pigs
Ugly Duckling

More from $.99 to $1.99
Click title bar above for website
Most of these companies have several apps. Just search for the company name in the iTunes app store.
The ones listed here are FREE, but most have advertising. You can grey out that area of the screen on your
iPad by going to
Settings - General - Accessibility
Lots of short fiction
stories with multiple
choice questions, etc.
FREE. Dif grades 2.99