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

    Mar 20 2019

  • Sparkle Stories Podcast / Risky Rabbit

    Ricky Rabbit, one of Lil Mamma's grandkits, likes to call himself "Risky" because he is always looking for adventure. He complains that his family doesn't understand him, but is surprised to find out that he is not the only adventurous rabbit he knows...   This story is a part of the Junkyard Tales: All Together Now collection.   For many many many more stories like this one, visit the Sparkle website:   Questions? Ideas? Requests? Email us! customerservice@sparkle...more

  • Book Club for Kids / Favorite Books from Palos Heights Illinois

    Readers at the Palos Heights Public Library share their favorite books...and many of them are our favorites, too!

  • Circle Round / All That Glitters, featuring the cast of Story Pirates

    This Thai story starring Lee Overtree, Peter McNerney and Meghan O'Neill (hosts of Gimlet's Story Pirates podcast) shines a sparkling light on the treasures that come from honesty, integrity and honor.

  • Ahway Island / Creative Cars: a mindful story and meditation for kids

    Creative cars Bozz and Rozz make a new friend, Mozz. The toy cars share the story of how their friends, the blocks helped them get back on their track. The post Creative Cars: a mindful story and meditation for kids appeared first on Ahway Island.

  • What If World - Stories for Kids / 116 - What if Fred licked the Internet?

    Fred and Pipey-O team up to rebuild the What House… after Fred chewed the whole house to pieces! Will an Internet What House be able to replace the real thing? Lessons include: Video games cannot replace the real world; if your current approach to a project isn’t working, it might be time to try something else. Join our Patreon for Ad-Free Episodes released early with higher quality audio. All patrons get a shout out on the show and a much better chance of getting a question answered. Other bene...more

  • Story Spectacular / The Tiny Transport Team

    Bailey Boat, Tate the Truck and Pacey the Plane are junior transporters. Today they will help reunite a little girl with her lost teddy bear. Then Digger the Dog will stop by to tell us some funny jokes about transportation.  - - - 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 ...more

  • Peace Out — Relaxation and mindfulness stories for kids / Space Rocks! ☄️

    What’s the difference between a meteoroid, meteor, and meteorite? Find out in our latest relaxation story where we match each to a yoga pose and breathing exercise. Feed your brain while you relax! Space information from today’s episode can be found at these sites: Meteors & Meteorites: Asteroid or Meteor: What's the Difference?:  What is an Aster...more

  • Stories Podcast - A Free Children's Story Podcast for Bedtime, Car Rides, and Kids of All Ages! / The Druid's Harp of Ireland

    Today is part one of a special St. Patrick's Day story all about an epic Irish battle and the amazing power of music! Stay tuned for part two, coming very soon! 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, Mercari, the selling app! Visit for more details, or look for it i...more

  • Little Stories for Tiny People: Anytime and bedtime stories for kids / The Mistake Artist: Part One

    SEASON SIX IS HERE! I am thrilled to share a brand new story with you after months of, daydreaming and writing. The Mistake Artist is my very first two-part story and I think you will love it. It features a little girl who is a bit of a perfectionist about her art, and a magical being who takes the girl's "mistakes" and showcases them as things of beauty in her faraway realm of magical beings. Tune in next time for part two of this story and hear how Em learns to reframe her mis...more

  • Girl Tales / The Quest of the Reed Marsh Daughter by Lady Dane Figueroa Edidi

    A mother and daughter set out on a perilous and magical journey to reclaim their names, heal old wounds, and discover what it truly means to be a hero. Lady Dane was inspired by all sorts of fairytales and some very special goddesses and women from all over the world and throughout time. They include the the goddess Inanna from ancient Mesopotamia, Baba Yaga from Slavic fairytales, La Lorna from a Latin American fairytale, Hekate an Ancient Greek goddess, Isis, Osiris, Set, & Horus from ...more

  • Journey with Story - A Storytelling Podcast for Kids / Journey with Story - Episode 22 - Finbar's Wish

    An original tale by Kathleen T. Pelley about a talented fiddler whose music pleases the Leprechaun King  so much that he grants him a wish.

  • Story Pirates / Turtle Beach/Carl and Steve BFFs (feat. Dax Shepard)

    A hard-nosed detective (Dax Shepard) visits the ship to investigate a possible theft and everybody feels a little weird about it. Featuring two new stories: ‘Turtle Beach,’ a feel good beach party song about a mythical place where turtles laugh and play, by an 11 year old from Utah named Regan, and ‘Carl and Steve BFFs,’ the story of an unlikely midwestern friendship, by an 8 year old from Illinois named Ellis.

  • Reading Bug Adventures - Original Stories with Music for Kids / Bonus: Author Visit: Jennifer L. Holm

    Author & illustrator, Jennifer L. Holm, stops by The Reading Bug bookstore for a chat with Lauren and the Reading Bug. Jennifer is the bestselling author & illustrator of the graphic novel series Babymouse and Squish, which she collaborates on with her brother Matthew Holm. She is also a New York Times bestselling children's author and the recipient of three Newbery Honors for her novels Our Only May Amelia, Penny from Heaven, and Turtle in Paradise. Oh! And did we mention, she's one of the firs...more

  • Story Time — Children's bedtime stories for kids. Storytime anytime. / Buffy Bunny’s Icy Adventure written by Jess Judd

    Written by Jess Judd and narrated by Rob Griffiths and Nicole Esquino Where in the World is Buffy Bunny? Somewhere cold, icy. Have a guess and see if you're right. This story is suitable for children aged 5-12. To read this story, and others written by Jess, visit her website. 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

  • 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