Curl Up with a Story

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

by Kids Listen

    Classic Stories

    Oct 03 2017

  • The New Tunnel

    The sparkling train is excited to run through the new tunnel. How will its route change? Ok it’s time for our last clue of the week. Are you ready? The dragon can see the train in the tunnel. We’ll have another clue here Monday, so remember to check back. Now, we hope you relax and enjoy our meditations and stories! Today’s Story (EP 170): The New Tunnel- a bedtime story and relaxation for kids Today’s Meditation: Relax in the grass as you imagine sunlight warming you from head to toe. Next Wee...more

  • Circle Round

    Lou Diamond Phillips ("Longmire," "33") and Jon Jon Briones ("Miss Saigon") star in the classic Filipino folktale "Why The Ocean is Salty."

  • The Tiny Potters Discuss Diagon Alley

    Welcome back to another episode of the Tiny Potters. On this episode Addison and Anderson get to discuss one of their favorite places Diagon Alley!!! Do you have a favorite store you want to visit? You can subscribe and like on Apple Podcasts! The post The Tiny Potters Discuss Diagon Alley appeared first on My podcast website.

  • Calmness

    CalmnessWritten and narrated by Chanel TsangEpisode 1: Calmness Have you ever been told to “calm down”? What exactly is calmness and how do you get there? Listen to our first relaxation story of Season Two! This season we’ll focus on a new emotion each story as well as the adventures of a new character that Peace Out listeners voted for last season! Each relaxation story will focus on breathing, visualization, gentle movements and will include questions to help continue the conversation at home ...more

  • Brambleton Says Yes: A Friendship Story for Kids

    The first LSFTP PICTURE BOOK is on its way! Take a moment to sign up for the email newsletter on for updates and to have your child’s name included in the special illustration in the back of the book (yay)!! Brambleton Says Yes is a children’s story about a little beetle who learns to be more open to new experiences, but not until after he learns something about himself. Themes include friendship and self-acceptance. Make sure you are subscribed to the podcast...more

  • Bedtime Stories

    May 31 2017

  • Quinn Quillow, Story Catcher

    Welcome to Episode 24 of the April Eight Songs & Stories Podcast. Today’s story is called “Quinn Quillow, Story Catcher“, a great story for bathtime, bedtime, car time, and family time. I'd like you to meet Quinn Quillow, walking through the Three Kingdoms of Greenbriar, catching stories as he goes. He is a fool of the old fashion kind, wide open to the beauty of the world around him, a li...more

  • What if snakes had feathers and birds had scales?

    It’s our very first Guest Story! Miss Karen (WiW’s editor/producer) and Mr. Eric team up to tell a story about fashion, acceptance… and dragons? When birds and snakes trade feathers and scales, the now cuddly snakes turn into New What City’s hottest new wardrobe accessory. Can the scaly birds save their feathery friends? Let’s find out!Lessons include: embrace who you are on the inside, don't take credit for other people's work, fashion trends don’t have to be cruel, try to learn about other cul...more

  • A Longish Tale written by Michael Ryan

    A Longish TaleWritten by Michael Ryan and narrated by Rob GriffithsMedward the marmoset was unlike any other marmoset that had ever lived. This was because Medward had a very, very long tail. Some days Medward hated his elongated tail. It got in the way and would stop him doing things. Other times however, it came in quite handy, and in this particular story, turned out to be a lifesaver!Sometimes, being different isn't so bad after all.Bed time story suitable for kids ages 2-8Why not liste...more

  • The Emperor's Seeds

    The classic fable of the Emperor's seeds. An old story that illustrates the value of honesty, even when it's not the easy thing to do. Support the show at

  • Not Right Now Emily

    Written by Jess Judd and narrated by Chanel Tsang Emily’s mummy and daddy have just brought home her new baby sister. Emily is so excited to help, but all she keeps hearing is “Not right now Emily”. Poor Emily, isn’t there anything she can do to help her baby sister? This story is suitable for ages 4-10. Thanks for listening. Listen again, Anytime, Anywhere Why not listen to more of Story Time from Bedtime FM Drop us an email to, or follow us on Facebook or Twitter Please suppor...more

  • Creekbed Banquet: Anansi and the Turtle

    A classic tale that originated in West Africa, featuring the trickster god Anansi the Spider. A turtle comes for dinner, tricks are played, and someone goes home hungry. Get every episode ad-free for just $1 a month at!

  • What if the sorting hat from Hogwarts started saying random words instead of houses at the start of the year?

    Long ago in 2001, when Abacus first opened his magical school, many of his students begged to be sorted. But when Abacus conjures a Sorta Hat to do the job, his magic is as unreliable as ever…Lessons include: labeling people is a recipe for cruelty; grownups and professionals have feelings, too Thank you for supporting What If World! Want more?Be a real What-Iffer and join us on Patreon! Get access to live-stream stories, branded swag, one-on-one FaceTime with Mr. Eric, activity books & m...more

  • A Door in the Floor: A Rhyming Story for Kids

    The first LSFTP PICTURE BOOK is on its way! Take a moment to sign up for the email newsletter at for updates and to have your child’s name included in the special illustration in the back of the book (yay)!! A Door in the Floor is a mystery story for kids! It’s all about the power of imagination and children’s love of make-believe…and cheese. Make sure you are subscribed to the podcast so you never miss an episode! And please show your support by leaving a ratin...more

  • Mindful Listening

    May 31 2017

  • Sun Salutations written by Chanel Tsang

    Sun SalutationsWritten and narrated by Chanel TsangThis is the final episode of Season One! Thank you for listening along with us. Today we are going to show gratitude and salute the sun, without which life on earth would not be possible. Let’s travel to space and learn more about the amazing sun! And make sure you listen to the end to hear an exciting announcement about Peace Out Season Two! A relaxation story for children ages 5 – 12 Transcript:Salutations, friends! One of my favouri...more

  • Raj to the Rescue, a calming story for children

    *** We have been named in “Best Bedtime Stories Podcasts (2017)” by Player FM! ***   Hello Everyone! Today we have a wonderful calming bedtime story for children about Raj.  Raj helps his parents plant vegetables, and notices that the plants could use a drink.  What will he do? Ep 83: Welcome to Cozy Corner, a brand-new, self soothing podcast for your little one. Each episode is a great part of a calming bedtime ritual. The kids bedtime relaxation stories begin with self soothing gui...more

  • Autumn Leaves written by Jess Judd

    Autumn LeavesWritten by Jess Judd and narrated by Chanel TsangFor our friends in the Southern Hemisphere, the part of the world that is below the equator, it is autumn. Here’s a special autumn relaxation story for you! Let the beautiful colours of autumn leaves fill your imagination as we toss and make leaf angels in them! You will need a lot of room for this one, so make sure there is enough space around you before you begin. A relaxation story for children aged 5 - 12.Transcript:Good morn...more

  • Waters of Wonder, story and guided relaxation

    *** We have been named in “Best Bedtime Stories Podcasts (2017)” by Player FM! ***   Hello Everyone! Today we have a wonderful children’s story and guided relaxation.  Our story is about Falala fish enjoying a peaceful moment, along with all the other fish in a warm, cozy sunbeam.  Ep 82: Welcome to Cozy Corner, a brand-new, self soothing podcast for your little one. The episodes end with relaxing children’s bedtime stories. We begin by calming kids for their sleep routin...more

  • Fun in Far-Off Places

    May 31 2017

  • Andrew, It's Go Time!

    This week, Podikins Presents. . . Andrew, It's Go Time! On this episode, Andrew regales us with the story of his baby boy, Miles, and a makes a special visit to the rare book section of the library. What happens there?  You'll have to listen to find out! (Also, doesn't the dewey decimal system only go up to 999?!) __________________________________________________________________ If you're curious about who, exactly, this special guest is, head on back to Episode 004 or Episode 006 to get acqu...more

  • 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

  • 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

  • The Nukes and Their Ukes

    The Nukes and Their Ukes

  • Creative Storytelling

    May 31 2017

  • Cats New Home

    This is a story about a cat. The cat’s name was Benjamin Thompson and in this story, Ben accidentally discovers his new home - a most unusual place. Enjoy part one of the very first Junkyard Tales stories! Each week on Sparkle Stories Podcast, we share a free story from one of our original Sparkle Series. For many many stories like this one, visit the Sparkle Website at Questions? Ideas? Requests? Email us at Enjoy!

  • The Dazzling Situation

    From our Mistaken Identities show, the Story Pirates present "The Dazzling Situation" by then-2nd grader Elizabeth Baird.

  • The Croc from Doonadoo

    In the deepest darkest river of the jungle Doonadoo, there lived a wild crocodile who mainly loved to chew. Listen to his song! Support the show and get commercial free episodes at