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

    May 20 2019

  • Story Spectacular / The Sandy Sandwich

    The Sandy Sandwich Show Notes: Let's go to the beach! We will bring our boogie board and fun beach toys and of course... a yummy sandwich. But Oh No! A seagull also wants to eat our sandwich too!!! - - - 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 Extraordinary Book”, “Digger’s Daily Routine”, “The Shape E...more

  • Ahway Island / Baby Duck Parade: mindfulness and story for your bedtime routine

    A family of mallard ducks wants to go to a nearby pond. The baby duck parade travels under, over, around, and through various obstacles on their way. The post Baby Duck Parade: mindfulness and story for your bedtime routine appeared first on Ahway Island.

  • Journey with Story - A Storytelling Podcast for Kids / Enjoy this Snappy Poem about a Scary Shark - Storytelling Podcast for Kids - The Shark: E31

    A short and snappy poem for kids ages 5-10, about a scary shark by Lord Alfred Douglas. (duration 3 minutes)  An episode from Journey with Story, a storytelling podcast.

  • Story Pirates / BACKSTROKE RAPTOR - the new Story Pirates album!

    The Story Pirates will be back next week with a new episode, but in the meantime, we are announcing our new album, BACKSTROKE RAPTOR! The first single from the album, ‘The Giraffe Didn’t Know,’ is out NOW and available wherever you listen to music.The follow up to our award-winning album NOTHING IS IMPOSSIBLE, BACKSTROKE RAPTOR is our weirdest and wildest collection of songs yet.

  • Story Time — Children's bedtime stories for kids. Storytime anytime. / The Inventor written by Hannah Erickson

    Written by Hannah Erickson and narrated by Kendall M Lynch Guest Narrator Kendall reads this wonderful story by her friend Hannah. Reggie has to make his own fun after school because his mom is usually in her “office". What will Reggie do to keep himself from getting bored? Suitable for kids aged 7-13 years old. 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...more

  • Sparkle Stories Podcast / Are Superheroes Real?

    This week's Free Story comes from "Martin & Sylvia: How To Be A Superhero" original audio story collection. When Martin and Sylvia learn about superheroes from their neighborhood friends, their curiosity is instantly piqued. What is a superhero? Are superheroes real? Each week on the Sparkle Stories Podcast, we share a Free Story from one of our Original Story Series! For many many many more stories like this one, visit the Sparkle website: Questions? Ideas? Requests? ...more

  • Book Club for Kids / Veronica Roth on Writing

    "Divergent" writer Veronica Roth talks about her latest writing adventures.

  • Girl Tales / A Real Boy by Rae Mariah MacCarthy

    Geppetto always wanted a child of his own so when he found a magical piece of wood, he decided to make his dream come true. He chiseled away and lo and behold, his child came to life! But he got two things wrong. Pinocchio wasn’t a girl and he didn’t want to be made of wood. Run along with Pinocchio as he sings for an adoring audience, celebrates his birthday everyday on Toyland, leads an army of kid donkeys, gets sucked into the belly of an enormous whale, and with the help of h...more

  • Stories Podcast - A Free Children's Story Podcast for Bedtime, Car Rides, and Kids of All Ages! / Chicken Little

    The sky is falling, and Chicken Little is VERY upset! Join her as she tries to save herself, Henny Penny, Lucky Ducky, and Lucy Goosey from getting squished! Will Foxy Loxy help them out??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 friends about us! You can also check out this episode's sponsor, Mathnasium! You can head to or ca...more

  • Circle Round / Encore: 'The Skylark'

    Miriam Shor ("Younger," "The Americans,") stars in this Portuguese folktale about a feathered creature who gives a young, impatient man a lesson he'll never forget.

  • Reading Bug Adventures - Original Stories with Music for Kids / A Loch Ness Adventure: Part 2

    Part 2 of 2. Could that really be Nessie, the Loch Ness Monster?! We've been searching through the Scottish Highlands for the mysterious and elusive beast, and we may have found her. But does she want to be found? Join Lauren and the Reading Bug as they show Nessie the true meaning of friendship. Explore the books in the Reading Bug's magic book bag at

  • Little Stories for Tiny People: Anytime and bedtime stories for kids / Little Hedgehog Gets The Sads

    Little Hedgehog is BACK and she is not quite...herself. This story is a lighthearted exploration of how our brains and bodies are connected. When Little Hedgehog falls ill, her enthusiastic demeanor is replaced with a dark cloud. Will Little Hedgehog get her sparkle back? Listen and find out. ENJOY! If you LOVE this story, please share it with a friend. If you happen to have an Apple device, leave a review in Apple Podcasts! If your tiny person wants to share a story they've written, please se...more

  • What If World - Stories for Kids / 123 - What if eagles wear glasses and eated too much meat?

    Mick Sullivan, host of the popular kids history show The Past and the Curious, helps us tell a totally fictitious tale inspired by actual history… or at least historical speculation. All aboard the Ice Cream Train for a delightful frozen treat! Lessons include: enjoy your favorite things in moderation; hasty fixes can lead to more problems If you enjoyed Mick Sullivan’s guest appearance, find out more about his new book, The Meathshower, and his history podcast for kids, The Past and the Curiou...more

  • Ill-Advised Stories / Robot Mom Babysitter

    Michael's Babysitter is not to be messed with, as he's about to learn.Support the show

  • Peace Out — Relaxation and mindfulness stories for kids / Try, Try, and Try Again

    Today we talk about the importance of trying our best, trying again (or practicing), and pivoting (changing direction/strategy). We want to promote resiliency in children by encouraging them to keep trying and start to look for ways to be excellent! If you’re listening to this in a classroom, you’ll need some room for one of our exercises today, so please make sure everyone is spread out comfortably. 😀 This season we’re heading out to space, and with that, we are introducing a new feature: Safe...more

  • April Eight Songs & Stories / EP 46, "The Lost Fairy Series Story 2: In the Forest du Lutin"

    Today's tale is a continuation of our story from Episode 44, “The Lost Fairy Series Story 1, The Tiny Trumpet”. In today's story, the Fairy Prince and his fairy fellows set out on a journey to find a lost friend. They stop for a rest and run into some pixie problems... A sweet, funny fairytale story for your kids at bath time, bedtime, car time, and family time.  An excerpt from today's story:  “Oh no! It’s raining!” said Geraud in a panic, diving under a leaf to keep his wings dry. “What do you...more

  • 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