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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

    Feb 06 2023

  • Stories for Wonderful Children / Edvard, the Strangely Nice Dragon

     Everyone knows that dragons are mean, hungry, and cruel, and mostly, everyone is right. One dragon, though, by the name of Edvard, much prefers being nice. But how can something as ridiculous as a friendly dragon make it in the world?Get in touch with the show:Show website: https://storiesforwonderfulchildren.comInstagram:

  • Ahway Island / 315. Five Little Fish: a children’s story and meditation

    Five little fish explore the sea, just outside their colorful coral home. What will they find? The post 315. Five Little Fish: a children’s story and meditation appeared first on Ahway Island.

  • Stories Podcast: A Bedtime Show for Kids of All Ages / Beefsteak the Hero Dog

    Today's episode is inspired by a true story from 1908 France. There are an alarming amount of people falling into the river in Paris, luckily they have Beefsteak the Newfie hero dog to help retrieve people from the water. Follow along to solve the mystery of why so many people are falling into the river.Draw us a picture of what you think any of the characters in this story look like, and then tag us in it on instagram @storiespodcast! We'd love to see your artwork and share it on...more

  • Story Spectacular / Double Feature: Piggy Went to Market/Three Little Chicks (Bedtime)

    CLICK HERE for promotions and discounts from today’s sponsor: we will listen to two spectacular stories all about culinary delights. Our first tale we will tag along with little piggy and go to the market. What sorts of treats will our friend find? For our second story, we will meet three little chicks who decide to bake some sweets and make them into little treat houses. But a big bad big wants to eat the houses before everyone gets a chance to have a...more

  • Koko Sleep - Kids Bedtime Stories & Meditations / Suppertime With Walter The Mole 🐭🍓

    In tonight's story, we join Priya and Ravi on an adventure deep into the burrows below Sleepy Forest, where they meet Walter the Mole, Lucy the Vole, and a whole host of other furry friends. We'll be using the magic of Sleepy Forest to shrink down extra teeny tiny, so that we can finally discover the wonderful worlds hidden beneath our gardens.Abbe, as always, will start tonight's episode with a quick introduction to help your little ones get cosy before she begins reading the relaxing bedtime s...more

  • Sleep Tight Stories - Bedtime Stories for Kids / Bernice’s Friends Don’t Feel Well 🐻

    Have you had a cold recently? I have and it was awful. In this story Bernice’s Friends Don’t Feel Well some of the kids in Bernice’s class are sick. When Bernice gets home from school she is telling Papa Bear all about her day and says how lonely she was because Bobby and Gertrude were not at school. Papa Bear talks to Beatrice about colds and how to help stay healthy. Sleep Tight!, Sheryl & Clark❤️👂📖-💡 Send us your story ideas and if we use your idea in a story we will give you a shoutou...more

  • Story Pirates / The Dancing Cupcake/The Portals (feat. Sara Bareilles and Mykal-Michelle Harris)

    In part 2 of our season finale, the Story Pirates execute an elaborate heist to save their ship from Henrietta Hudson (Mykal-Michelle Harris), the biggest name in NYC tow trucks. Featuring two new stories: “The Dancing Cupcake,” a song about a cupcake who wants to dance in your house, sung by special guest Sara Bareilles and written by Violet, a 9 year old from Pennsylvania, and “The Portals,” a story about the challenges of running a retail store that deals in time and space, written by a 6 yea...more

  • Journey with Story - A Storytelling Podcast for Kids / The Magic Mouthful-Storytelling Podcast for Kids:216

    A folktale from Portugal about a young woman whose life is miserable because she is always quarrelling with her husband.  But when she meets an old woman at a fountain, she learns a valuable trick from her about how to stop all the bickering.  A fun way to teach little ones how to stop quarrelling!  An episode from storytelling podcast, Journey with Story.  (duration 8 minutes) If you would like to enjoy our weekly coloring sheets and other perks, subscribe to our patreon page here   If your lit...more

  • Sparkle Stories Podcast / "Part One: Secret Love Code" from the Martin & Sylvia's Valentines Day collection

    This week's free story comes from the Martin & Sylvia's Valentines Day collection. It's called "Part One: Secret Love Code." Martin and Sylvia’s family has a Valentine’s tradition in which they create little satchels of valentine gifts. They hang the satchels on friends' front doors — each with the same small note: “You are loved!” And all of it is done in secret. Oh, but it can be hard to keep quiet about all the fun! Martin and Sylvia find clever ways to keep their delicious secrets to themsel...more

  • Book Club for Kids / Episode 32 - Absolutely Almost by Lisa Graff

    How do we measure up to our parents' expectations? Does everybody deserve a day off? What's the toughest part of being a homeschooled kid? Our group of readers from the Broomfield Public Library in Colorado weigh in on these questions and more as they discuss Lisa Graff's novel Absolutely Almost. Lisa talks about where the characters came from and how she wrote her first book for her newborn baby brother. NYC actor Thaddeus Fitzpatrick is celebrity reader. Kitty Felde is host.

  • What Will She Do Next? / Sylvia Rivera - Peek Into the Past

    Welcome to our newest segment, and our first episode of 2023, "A Peek Into The Past!" Super quick episodes bursting with information about our favorite historical women! Today’s historical woman? American civil rights activist, Sylvia Rivera! A transgender woman who is most remembered for her role in the Stonewall Riots of 1969.

  • Circle Round / The Kernel of Truth - feat. Trinity Jo-Li Bliss, Jen Cohn & America Young

    Trinity Jo-Li Bliss (Avatar: The Way of Water, The Garcias), Jen Cohn (Welcome to Chippendales, Star Wars: The Old Republic) and America Young (Barbie, Gotham Knights) star in a classic folktale about the unexpected upside of imperfection.

  • PJ Library Presents: Afternoons With Mimi / Kiddo Stays Home

    Kiddo is not feeling great so Mimi pays him a visit. Her wonderful story teaches about the mitzvah of visiting the sick, and is sure to make even healthy listeners feel better.  The story featured in today's episode is Perhaps, Just Maybe, written by Tuvia Dikman, illustrated by Menahem Halberstadt, and published by Green Bean Books. Used with permission from Green Bean Books.

  • What If World - Stories for Kids / Bruno asks: What if dinosaurs were alive today?

    The episode is a fun story-telling activity, and there’s even a What If Story tossed in as a demonstration. Lessons include: we are all capable of telling each other fun stories; even the greatest treasure in the world can’t replace all of life’s simple joys. If you want some questions to use as story prompts, try our What If Question Generator! This episode first aired March 23rd, 2020. Join our Patreon for Ad-Free stories, a Shout-Out on the show, a better chance of having your question answer...more

  • Girl Tales / Amalia Short

    Amalia loves making art but when she's faced with a deadline of getting her work into the Freshwater Museum of Art, her creativity seems to run out!Writer: Lanee' SandersVoice Over Artists: Rebecca Cunningham and Olivia HollinsProducer: Tessa FlanneryExecutive Producer and Host: Rebecca CunninghamLinks for the Grownups!PatreonGirl Tales StoreRebecca’s NewsletterFacebookInstagramBuy the Girl Tales Team a Coffee

  • Little Stories for Tiny People: Anytime and bedtime stories for kids / The Bridge: An Uncertainty Story for Kids

    This is a quiet, atmospheric story about a mysterious bridge that appears out of nowhere and the young squirrel who decides to cross it. Find out what happens when Sasha makes her way across the canyon, in the midst of a great fog. Thank you to HANNAH for the super important reminder message at the beginning! Little Stories Premium is available now! Get more of the stories you love and ad-free listening. Join at Find my two picture books, Little Hedgehog Goe...more

  • Reading Bug Adventures - Original Stories with Music for Kids / Bonus: An Aladdin Adventure: Full Story, Parts 1 & 2

    Parts 1 & 2 combined into a full story. Become part of the story and join Lauren and the Reading Bug as they travel back in time to visit Aladdin and the fabled genie-of-the-lamp! Explore the books in the Reading Bug's book bag at

  • Short Stories for Kids: Bedtime ~ Car Time ~ Downtime / Mr Purple the Magician gives Josie a Magic Wand 🐰✨🏠

    Mr Purple the Magician gives Josie a Magic WandWritten by AlexTodays episode is sponsored by KiwiCo and Indeed. Need to hire? You need Indeed! Visit to start hiring now.Spark the love of learning today with a KiwiCo subscription. ● Get 50% off your first month plus FREE shipping on ANY crate line with Promo code SHORTSTORIES at🌟PREMIUM CHANNEL 🌟Join up to our Premium channel here!: become a Super Fan of Short Stor...more

  • Grimm, Grimmer, Grimmest / Sneak listen to season 3!

    Been waiting for more Grimm fairy tales? Here's a sneak listen of Season 3 of the Pinna Original podcast, Grimm, Grimmer, Grimmest available exclusively on Pinna. Pinna is the all-in-one app where you can stream kids' podcasts, music and audiobooks. Find Pinna in your App Store and try for free before subscribing.We love hearing from Grimmers! Email us at to tell us what you think of the show!

  • Best Whatever Ever! Stories for Kids / The Booger Fairy

    We’re back with SEASON 4! In this episode we talk about – brace yourselves — boogers! So yeah, it’s a little gross but in a super mega extra silly way. Alex has picked the perfect booger. But when the Booger Fairy comes in the middle of the night to take his prized pick, Alex will stop at nothing to get it back! TheBestWhateverEver.comStick around after the story for the outro: we give a ton of SHOUT-OUTS to kids in our audience! (I really hope I didn’t mispronounce anyone’s name! Please let me ...more

  • April Eight Songs & Stories / Mookie and the Magic Egg, Story 4

    In Story 4, Mookie comes home to tell his grandpa all about the adventures he and his friends had and the magical creatures they discovered in Hawthorn Grove Woods. Dragons, fairies, kids, and magical cat wizards - there's a lot of fun to be had in this original series of sweet stories from storyteller April Eight. And someone you might know arrives to offer up his  help at the end of this one...  Stay Up Late with April Eight Newsletter - find it at Find m...more

  • Peace Out Podcast / Presenting Dorktales Storytime: Big Bad's Big Feelings

    I'm excited to share "Big Bad's Big Feelings" from Dorktales Storytime Podcast. I love their fun and funny take on fairytales and their original characters and stories too. Check out their other stories in the links below!  Thank you to the whole DT team with special thanks to Jodi, Jonathan, Molly, and Amy for being so welcoming and kind. Some Peace Out updates and news in the intro. You can also keep in touch by subscribing to our mailing list.  Hope you enjoy this story as much as I enjoyed b...more

  • UnHeardOf Fables / 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.

  • Story Time / The Little Boy Who Wouldn't Eat Cheesecake written by Christina Meyers

    Written by Christina Meyers and narrated by Kellie Colleen This story is about a little boy who refused to eat cheesecake. His father tries to convince him, and he learns the importance of trying new foods. Did you enjoy this story? Why not take a look at some of our other children‘s bedtime stories? 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 Story Time and all the great episodes we create by donat...more

  • Ill-Advised Stories / The Christmas Case

    It's early on Christmas Morning and the boy detective Doctor Augustus Mayhem and his sister Missy are on another case.  Their jolly client is someone you may know and the crime is beyond belief.  Join us in the city of New York where someone has tried to take revenge on Santa Clause.  Support the show

  • Tales from the Moosiverse / The Choice Ringo Made

    The season finale! Will chocolate be restored? What will happen in New York City? And how many mice are there anyway? Stay tuned after the story to find out what's coming up BEFORE Season Five!   Join our Storylab writing programs on Outschool.   Support us on Patreon!   Buy Tales from the Moosiverse merchandise through our Teepublic store. Your order helps cover the production costs of these episodes!   Subscribe to the Moosiverse newsletter at for storytelling tips, news, events...more

  • Star Stories with InnerStar Kids™ / (Ep 16) Trusting Yourself: Unicorn Finds Her Light

    Today we’re going to listen to Unicorn practice her Inner Star Power of Trusting Herself.  Today’s story is called “Unicorn Finds her Light” We all have a special light shining inside of us- even you!  And that light can help us figure things out, solve problems, and see more clearly.  Sometimes, when we’re scared or confused it can be hard to find our light but it's always there, just waiting for us to remember it! Want More?You can find us on Facebook at: InnerStar Kids™Or on our website at: I...more

  • Story On: adventures in storytelling for kids / Beware the Flowers of the Forest - Fairy Tales

    Laura talks about what makes a fairy tale...a fairy tale. Then, she shares her story "Beware the Flowers of the Forest." Farmer Wyatt and his horse Ivy are traveling an unfamiliar road when they find themselves drawn into a nearby forest with the most incredible flowers. When Wyatt bends down to smell the beautiful blossoms, he is instantly spellbound and doomed to spend the rest of his days stuck in the horrible paradise. Being immune to the spell, Ivy sets off to find the evil sorcer...more