Curl Up with a Story

Hear some of the best storytellers from around the world spin tales for you.

by Kids Listen

    Curl Up with a Story

    Oct 20 2019

  • Girl Tales / Nova’s Lab! Becoming Mary Shelley’s Ink

    To celebrate Halloween, Nova travels back in time to 1818 and becomes the ink Mary Shelley uses to write the very first science fiction novel, Frankenstein! Learn all about what ink was made of in 1818 and hear a portion from the original story of Frankenstein. Written, Performed, and Produced by Tessa FlanneryExecutive Produced by Rebecca CunninghamTheme Music by Eli Denby Wood & Amy Gijsbers van WijkSeason 3 Questionnaire: https://girltalespo...more

  • Stories Podcast - A Free Children's Story Podcast for Bedtime, Car Rides, and Kids of All Ages! / Meowmaid: Part Two

    The conclusion! Will Captain Calico Ken and his crew finally heed Calliope's warning about Bloodbone? Listen in to find out! This is part two of the two part story inspired by an original painting by Amelia Leonards. To see the painting and get some really cool new merch, visit!If you would like to support Stories Podcast, you can subscribe and give us a five star review on iTunes, head to and pledge to make a monthly donation, or just tell your friend...more

  • Ahway Island / Dragon Magic: a children’s meditation and story

    Hoping to share Dragon magic with the people, Dragon takes some deep breaths and ponders how to meet people without frightening them. The post Dragon Magic: a children’s meditation and story appeared first on Ahway Island.

  • Story Spectacular Fall and Halloween Collection / The Scarecrow Who Wasn't Scary (Bedtime)

    The Scarecrow has only one job to do which is to scare the crows away from the corn field. But Scarecrow is having a really hard time keeping the pesky crows away... Perhaps he can try dressing up in scary costumes. Do you think that will keep the crows away? Story Spectacular is written and hosted by children’s book author Angela Ferrari. To learn more about the show and to purchase original children’s books go to You can also purchase “What Do You See?”, “An Extrao...more

  • Journey with Story - A Storytelling Podcast for Kids / Learn the Importance of Minding your Manners with this classic tale - Storytelling Podcast for Kids - The Tale of Squirrel Nutkin:E53

    When Nutkin, his brother, Twinkleberry and his cousins make their way to Owl Island to gather nuts, they encounter Old Brown, who does not tolerate Nutkin's impudence and teaches him the importance of minding his manners. A delightful tale from Beatrix Potter. (duration 10 minutes) An episode from Journey with Story, a storytelling podcast for kids.

  • Story Pirates / Glowy and the Friend Adventure/The Big Chance (feat. Jeremy Sisto)

    Having successfully exited the Earth’s atmosphere, the Story Pirates are greeted by the captain of the Intergalactic Space Friends Alliance (Jeremy Sisto) who comes bearing unique gifts. Featuring two new stories: “Glowy and the Friend Adventure,” a laid-back beach ditty about a whale who needs a friend, written by two brothers from California named Clive and Silas, ages 9 and 7, and “The Big Chance,” the story of a girl who must endure a high stakes test in order to reach her dream of becoming ...more

  • Sparkle Stories Podcast / "Dish Reminisces" from Libby & Dish: Spooky Stories Through the Wall

    This week's Free Story comes from the "Libby & Dish: Spooky Stories Through the Wall" original audio story collection. It's called "Dish Reminisces." One of the best parts of October 31 for Dish is spending some quiet time alone, watching the trick-or-treaters on the sidewalk below his apartment and indulging his memories. But wait … what is that spooky sound in the next room? Dish gathers up his courage to investigate and encounters a pleasant surprise. Each week on the Sparkle Stories Podca...more

  • Book Club for Kids / Peter Brown on Writing

    Peter Brown is both a writer and illustrator. We talk to him about how he plots a story and the teacher he hated who set him on his path to becoming a professional artist. Kitty Felde is host.

  • Circle Round / Encore: 'Maushop And Grandfather Sun'

    Wes Studi, who later this month will become the first Native American actor to receive an Oscar, stars as the Wampanoag mythical figure 'Maushop,' a kind, gentle giant who tries to convince the sun to come back home.

  • Reading Bug Adventures - Original Stories with Music for Kids / An Egyptian Adventure: Part 1

    Part 1 of 2. Take a magical, mystical journey back in time with Lauren and the Reading Bug to visit ancient Egypt. The sights are stunning, but, beware of the mummy's curse! Explore the books in the Reading Bug's magic book bag at

  • What If World - Stories for Kids / 139 - What if cats live in outer space and space dogs chase space cats?

    Mike Rylander joins us, playing a whole slew of characters in a space odyssey you won’t soon forget… and keep an eye out for FREDZORB THE DESTROYER. Lessons: All people deserve to be treated equally; dogs and cats CAN get along ;) Find out more about our special guest, Mike Rylander, actor, improviser, narrator, dad, and cool dude :) Subscribe to What If World on Himalaya or wherever you listen to podcasts! Join our Patreon for Ad-Free Episodes released early with higher quality audio. Patrons ...more

  • Ill-Advised Stories / The Late Bus

    Here's the thing about scary stories.  Some of them are a bit truish. Find out what happens when a kid gets on the wrong bus.   Support the show

  • Little Stories for Tiny People: Anytime and bedtime stories for kids / Little Hedgehog Goes on a Field Trip

    LITTLE HEDGEHOG IS BACK and she is thrilled to be going on a field trip with her classmates...and with her DAD, who had a list of other exciting things he'd planned to do that night. Will Little Hedgehog and Bebe's field trip go as planned? Will my guests have a more positive reaction to my stories if they sit in an extremely comfortable chair??? Listen and find out. Thank you to CLAIRE for providing the very creative idea for Little Hedgehog and Bebe's MURAL! Thank you to everyone who submitt...more

  • Story Time — Children's bedtime stories for kids. Storytime anytime. / Nut Tree Island 🐿 written by Jack Rhysider

    Written and narrated by Jack Rhysider Two squirrels 🐿 run out of nuts to eat! 😱 They go on a mission to find more, and discover a friend. This story is suitable for children aged 3+ Why not listen to more of Story Time from Bedtime FM Drop us an email to, or follow us on Facebook or Twitter Please support Bedtime FM and all the great shows we create by donating

  • JoJo Gnome's Story Podcast / #16 - JoJo Gnome's Autumn Journey

    Autumn is the perfect time of year to go on a trip with a drawing book as JoJo Gnome discovers. Also a chance for you to join in the story starter, make up your own story and make some Conker Chums.  An ideal listen for ages 3-6 More podcast fun at   Remember to check out our new podcast Jo's 5 minute Creative Corner

  • April Eight Songs & Stories / Ep 48, "The Lost Fairy Series, Story 3: The Golden Bee"

    Today's tale is a continuation of our stories from Episode 44 and 46 another episode of part the “The Lost Fairy Series". In today's story, the Fairy Prince meets three new helpers who we've met before on the April Eight Songs & Stories Podcast, one of them is quite large! A sweet, funny fairytale story for your kids at bath time, bedtime, car time, and family time.  An excerpt from today's story:  Have you ever flown on the back of a falcon? Well, neither had the fairy prince. Of course, he had...more

  • Peace Out — Relaxation and mindfulness stories for kids / Star Stuff

    Wow! This is the last episode of our third season! This entire season we spent time traveling through space! From the moon to Neptune, black holes and constellations, and even seeing the northern lights up close, this season was a blast…off! If you haven’t listened to the first 18 episodes, go back and check them out! And don’t forget to subscribe to Peace Out so that you don’t miss us when we return! Connect with us for podcast updates and other children’s mindfulness, yoga, and other fun thing...more

  • Grimm, Grimmer, Grimmest / Snow White and Rose Red

    The curious tale of two little sisters, two big bears, and one very cranky gnome. On a scale of Grimm, Grimmer, and Grimmest, this episode is Grimm. To hear the rest of Season 2, visit or download the Pinna app from the App Store or Google Play. Season 2, Episodes 2-10 are available exclusively on Pinna, the only audio streaming service custom-made for kids. Learn more at We love hearing from Grimmers! Email us at to tell us what you think of the show!

  • Podikins Presents... Children's Stories and Family Activities for Kids, age 0-99! / TEASER: Story Chef 3

    Take a listen to the ingredients James and Andrew need to use to cook up a brand new story! All of these ingredients were submitted by listeners!  If you have an ingredient you would like included on a future Story Chef episode, send in a voice memo to !   If you're not sure how, check out our FAQ page. You can also get in touch through our Facebook page!   We can't wait for you to hear the full story...COMING SOON! Podikins is created by James Nicholson and Andrew Whitfield.  ...more

  • FABList :: audio fables for modern families / Pear Blossom Act 3

    The conclusion of our serialized story - be sure to start with Act One! Just when it seems things couldn't get any worse, Ewha's mysterious helpers return to help her and her family. Happiness is all around us; by focusing on others, Ewha brought goodness and joy to her own life.

  • The Imaginary Accomplishments Podcast / 7 - Return to Super Audio Sunshine

    Marvy, Finch, and the gang return to the resort planet Super Audio Sunshine. This podcast uses these sounds from Crowd sounds thanks to: blaukreuz / Football Leipzig vs Magdeburg > Chance CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0) Rocket sounds thanks to: primeval_polypod / Rocket Launch / CC BY 3.0 Small crowd talking thanks to: JohnsonBrandEditing / Small Crowd pre-concert talking party bar walla talking / https://www.f...more

  • The Cramazingly Incredifun Sugarcrash Kids Podcast / S3E9: Responsibili-what?

    Each of us has a wonderfully unique part to play in making the world go 'round. It's our individual jobs to do the best that we can with what we've been given! Nerlin, Katy Elizabeth, and the gang are excited about the float they made for the big parade in Hooglafair, but their plans stall out when someone neglects to do their job. Tye the T-Rex offers some roundabout wisdom about responsibility, and real kids offer their voices about what it means to be responsible, have chores, etc. This seaso...more