In a sweet little town, there is a very particular three-story house that is the center of the town's annual Halloween celebration. Each year, the mysterious couple that lives there transforms their wrap-around porch into something new and fantastical, and wows the entire town. The neighbors talk about it all year long! This year, however, it is an 8 year old girl named Margaret that does something at once surprising and gracious - which changes the town's Halloween tradition forever. This ...more
This story is about Ellie and Arnold, two 6 year old twins who share a wonderful idea: what would happen if all the children suddenly turned into their Halloween costumes – what if the children dressed as wizards, tigers, scarecrows and baseball players actually became wizards, tigers, scarecrows and baseball players?! This story is a part of the By Thistle By Thimble series. For many many many more stories like this one, visit the Sparkle website: www.sparklestories.com Questions? ...more
Periwinkle "Wink" Mackenzie excitedly waits to purchase the next book in her favorite series, The Windward Chronicles, early on the morning of its release. She never suspects that receiving the new book will be only the beginning of an unforeseen adventure. This story is a part of the Windward Ho! Collection. For many many many more stories like this one, visit the Sparkle website: www.sparklestories.com Questions? Ideas? Requests? Email us! email@example.com
Kalebas, the golden gourd fairy, has been looking for just the right place to plant a magical autumn gourd seed. He waits and waits until he sees a boy named Quincy who appreciates small, unnoticed things. Quincy has learned many skills, as the youngest of seven children. But he is about to learn some deeply important skills from a new friend — Kalebas. This story is a part of the So Many Fairies series. For many many many more stories like this one, visit the Sparkle website: www.spark...more
Martin loves making fires. He loves to watch fires burn and finds the crackling sounds soothing. Eva, one of the apprentices, has a very different picture of the true nature of fire — one that is poetic and understood as a part of the fairy world. This helps Martin see not only fire in a different light, but all things that change. This story is a part of the Martin & Sylvia's Nature School series. For many many many more stories like this one, visit the Sparkle website: www.sparklestor...more
David, the chief story spinner of Sparkle Stories has written and is one of the tellers for a new adult podcast called "Horsemen". It has the same depth of characters and satisfying narrative arc of Sparkle Stories but is crafted just for the Grown Ups. You can find out more by going to www.horsemenpodcast.com or searching "Horsemen" on iTunes.