Podcast

Sparkle Stories Podcast

Each week on the Sparkle Stories Podcast, we'll be sharing a Free Story from one of our Original Story Series!

Episodes

  • One Little Thing for One Big World

    May 22 2019

    When Libby’s neighbor Roman invites her to participate in an environmentally-conscious class project, Libby is interested — until she begins to worry about the changes that will affect her life. Luckily, Dish offers some of his own feline wisdom to help Libby get a sense of the big picture. This story is a part of the Libby & Dish collection. For many many many more stories like this one, visit the Sparkle website: www.sparklestories.com Questions? Ideas? Requests?  Email us! customerservice@spa...more

  • Are Superheroes Real?

    May 15 2019

    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: www.sparklestories.com Questions? Ideas? Requests? ...more

  • Lil Ring's Full Moon Mother's Night Off

    May 08 2019

    Lil Ring and her three ringtail cubs live a hardscrabble life in the open hills of West Texas. Lil Ring works hard all night keeping her cubs safe and well-fed and after a while, her three cubs notice how tired she looks and want to help. The challenge is that their young eyes don't see well enough at night to hunt or gather food on their own. But on the night of the full moon, they all realized that at least one night a month, it is bright enough for them to give their mother a night off. Each ...more

  • Times Gone By

    May 02 2019

    Michael teaches history and has a particular love for the Old American West. His daughter Linny is in third grade and is not happy at school. A colleague of Michael's suggests they take a vacation to a place in the mountains that is set up like the olden days of the Colorado Gold Rush. At first they are surprised that their accommodations have no modern conveniences at all — but it doesn't take long for them to find the magic that lives in the simple peace and quiet of "times gone by". This wee...more

  • Martin & Sylvia Whole World Easter

    May 01 2019

    Join Martin and Sylvia as they head to their grandparents’ house to celebrate Easter. The children are inspired to create new Easter traditions by their penpals in Australia who are also celebrating Easter week — though for them, it is Autumn! This “whole world” perspective is key to understanding and fully engaging in both the biblical and nature story of Easter. Ten stories, including a story for every day of Easter Week.   This story is a part of the Martin & Sylvia Whole World Easter coll...more

  • Pirates!

    Apr 10 2019

    “Yo ho ho” and “Shiver me timbers!” are not what is usually heard on Town Lake during Lake Days, but this year Pirates have invaded the event, complete with head scarves, gnarly beards, and thick pirate accents. Could that be Martin in the black pirate’s hat? Could that be Sylvia at the helm of the pirate canoe? Could that be Daddy leading them to invade a friend’s sailboat and attempt to steal some "booty"? Listen and find out. Each week on the Sparkle Stories Podcast, we share a Free Story fro...more