Podcast

Story Spectacular

Join children's book author/illustrator Angela Ferrari for a Spectacular weekly children's podcast with original stories and classic retellings. Stories come alive through colorful music, lively sound, and fun characters. Listeners will recognize familiar faces like Humpty Dumpty and discover new friends like Digger the Dog. These spectacular stories are sure to delight listeners of all ages and ignite the imagination within.

Episodes

  • Sleepy Time Songs Volume II

    Jul 15 2019

    Welcome to the Sleepy Time Summer Song Mix Volume II. I’m your host Angie and tonight I’d like to play you some of my favorite songs from season two of Story Spectacular. So find a comfy spot rest your eyes and dream along to the sounds of soothing lullabies. - - - 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: http://storyspectacular.com/ - You can also purchase “What Do You See?”, “...more

  • Party Song Playlist Volume II

    Jul 08 2019

    Hey everyone DJ Digger the Dog here and I’m in the studio spinning records once again with my dear pal Birdie. Today we are gonna play you some of our favorite party songs from season 2 of Story Spectacular so jump on up and get down while we play you some groovy tunes. - - - 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: http://storyspectacular.com/ - You can also purchase “What Do Y...more

  • Story Spectacular Summer Playlist Volume III

    Jul 01 2019

    Hey Everyone! Angie here. Welcome to the "Story Spectacular Summer Playlist Volume 3". I’m here to share tales from season 2 of "Story Spectacular". Perfect for road-trips and summertime relaxation. This SPECTACULAR playlist features: 1.) Shapes to the Rescue 2.) The Wacky Robots of Raboo 3.) Digger Feels Ill 4.) The Baby Foodie: Rotten Avocados 5.) Coral the Seahorse Explorer 6.) A SPECTACULAR Pool Party - - - Story Spectacular is written and hosted by children’s book author Angela Ferrari. To ...more

  • Story Spectacular Summer Playlist Volume II

    Jun 24 2019

    Hey Everyone! Angie here. Welcome to the "Story Spectacular Summer Playlist Volume 2". I’m here to share tales from season 2 of "Story Spectacular". Perfect for road-trips and summertime relaxation. This SPECTACULAR playlist features: 1.) The Dinosaur Games 2.) Bubble Trouble 3.) The Crime Fighting Critter Club 4.) The Flying Adventures of Lizzie the Lizard 5.) The Tiny Transport Team - - - Story Spectacular is written and hosted by children’s book author Angela Ferrari. To learn more about the ...more

  • BONUS: Kids Listen Summer Sampler II

    Jun 03 2019

    Story Spectacular is taking a vacation but I wanted to leave you with a fun summer mix tape brought to you by Kids Listen. Kids listen a grass roots organization dedicated to creating & promoting quality audio content for kids. On this episode you will hear short stories from me, noodleloaf, little stories for tiny people, cool facts about animals, be calm on ahway island, book power for kids, what if world, circle round, good words podcast & girl tales. So sit back relax and get ready for one h...more

  • The SPECTACULAR Pool Party

    May 27 2019

    It’s the last episode of the season. So to celebrate we will have a spectacular pool party with Birdie & Digger the Dog. We will listen to a short story about a rubber Ducky. And we will also hear some jokes about pools from Digger the Dog. - - - 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: http://storyspectacular.com/ - You can also purchase “What Do You See?”, “An Extraordinary Bo...more

  • The Sandy Sandwich (Bedtime)

    May 20 2019

    The Sandy Sandwich Show Notes: Let's go to the beach! We will bring our boogie board and fun beach toys and of course... a yummy sandwich. But Oh No! A seagull also wants to eat our sandwich too!!! - - - 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: http://storyspectacular.com/ - You can also purchase “What Do You See?”, “An Extraordinary Book”, “Digger’s Daily Routine”, “The Shape E...more

  • Coral the Seahorse Explorer

    May 13 2019

    Coral the Seahorse loves exploring the deep blue sea. One day she finds a remarkable treasure in a sunken pirate ship. What will she do with her new found fortune? Then Tilde the Tortoise will stop by and tell us some fun facts about seahorses. - - - 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: http://storyspectacular.com/ - You can also purchase “What Do You See?”, “An Extraordinar...more

  • Mother Moose (Bedtime)

    May 06 2019

    Bruce the Moose was just minding his own business when a little lost mouse named Chucky wandered up to him and said “Mama.” Bruce decides to help this little mouse find his way back home to his real mother. - - - 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: http://storyspectacular.com/ - You can also purchase “What Do You See?”, “An Extraordinary Book”, “Digger’s Daily Routine”, “Th...more

  • Happy Birthday Maple

    Apr 29 2019

    You’re invited to a birthday party for a little maple tree. Maple is turning 6. Find out what kinds of fun things take place at a birthday party for trees. Maybe there will even be a tree dance! Then we will read more Ani-mail from our friend Pearl the Oyster. http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Eggs on a Wall (Bedtime)

    Apr 22 2019

    Humpty Dumpty had a great fall! Good thing there are other eggs ready to replace Humpty up on the wall. But will any of these eggs be able to say up on the wall without falling down? http://storyspectacular.com/

  • A Bunny Cotton Candy Tale

    Apr 15 2019

    Let's go on an adventure with a curious little bunny named Beatrix. We will embark on a quest in search of a candy treasure! Then we will learn some funny bunny facts with Tilde the Tortoise. http://storyspectacular.com/

  • The Goose that Lays Chocolate Eggs (Bedtime)

    Apr 08 2019

    There was once a happy goose that would lay chocolate eggs. One day a mean old magician strolled by and decided to steal the magnificent goose for his magic show. http://storyspectacular.com/

  • April Fools Day All Jokes SPECTACULAR

    Apr 01 2019

    Let’s celebrate April fools day with a special all jokes episode hosted by Digger the Dog. You will hear silly jokes from Tilde, Birdie and even our real life listeners Aoife, Cecelia, Lincoln, Luka and Mason. We will also hear some up-roar-ious Ani-Mail from Evangeline, twin brothers Felix and Ross, Juniper and Vivien. - - - 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: http://story...more

  • The Sandman's Castle (Bedtime)

    Mar 25 2019

    The Sandman lives in on a beautiful beach way up in the night's sky. He wants everyone to come to visit this magnificent place. So he built a sandcastle that you can visit in your dreams! - - - 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: http://storyspectacular.com/ - You can also purchase “What Do You See?”, “An Extraordinary Book”, “Digger’s Daily Routine”, “The Shape Escape”, an...more

  • The Tiny Transport Team

    Mar 18 2019

    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: http://storyspectacular.com/ - You can also purchase “What Do You See?”, “An Extraordinary Book”, “Digger’s ...more

  • Ginger the Leprechaun's Lucky Day (Bedtime)

    Mar 11 2019

    Celebrate St Patricks Day with this Celtic inspired fairy tale. Ginger is a little Leprechaun who finds a four-leaf clover! That means four wishes will come true for Ginger, but only for today... - - - 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: http://storyspectacular.com/ - You can also purchase “What Do You See?”, “An Extraordinary Book”, “Digger’s Daily Routine”, “The Shape Esc...more

  • Shapes to the Rescue

    Mar 04 2019

    Triangle and Circle are now the best of friends. They decide to go out in the forest and pick some shape grapes together. All is going ship shape until the tiny triangle gets stuck in a tree? Who will save the day and rescue the triangle? After today’s story we will hear some listener ani-mail from our real life listeners Ben, Davey, Evryn, Katrina, Kennedy and Taylin!!! - - - Story Spectacular is written and hosted by children’s book author Angela Ferrari. To learn more about the show and to pu...more

  • Platypus in Boots (Bedtime)

    Mar 01 2019

    Let’s go on an adventure with "Platypus in Boots." Platypus meets King Kookaburra and Queen Cockateel and helps them solve a royal predicament. Our friends from the Cool Facts about animals podcast are here to help tell this adorable animal adventure so let’s begin now. - - - A big thank you to our special guests, Ali, Grady, Clara and Theo from the "Cool Facts About Animals" podcast for lending their wonderful voices for this adorable animal tale. Cool Facts about animals is the perfect show fo...more

  • Little Monkey Goes to School

    Feb 25 2019

    Little Monkey can’t wait to meet her friends on the bus and ride to school. Let’s have fun singing the animal ABC’s and playing on the monkey bars with our little monkey friend. Then Tilde will stop by and tell us some fun monkey facts. - - - 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: http://storyspectacular.com/ - You can also purchase “What Do You See?”, “An Extraordinary Book”,...more

  • My Pet Dragon Iggy (Bedtime)

    Feb 22 2019

    Some people have dogs or cats for pets. But nobody has a pet quite like mine… You see, I have a pet DRAGON! Her name is Iggy and she’s the best pet dragon ever!!! - - A big thank you to our very special guest Rebecca Weaver for lending her voice in tonights Dragon Tale. Rebecca is part of the amazing team behind the hit show "Be Calm on Ah Way Island" - a soothing podcast that teaches children self-regulation and calming. Their show also features a delightful dragon too as well as caring cars fr...more

  • The Flying Adventures of Lizzie the Lizard

    Feb 18 2019

    Lizzie is a very daring young lizard who dreams to one day be able to fly and go on grand adventures! Then we will hear some adorable Ani-Mail from our real life listener Mason! 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 http://storyspectacular.com/ You can also purchase “What Do You See?”, “An Extraordinary Book”, “Digger’s Daily Routine”, “The Shape Escape”, and “Lawrence the Lig...more

  • Roosterpunzel (Bedtime)

    Feb 15 2019

    Roosterpunzel is an annoying rooster with long flowing hair. He spends his days alone in a tower. Then one day, a bald eagle arrives to the village and decides that she would like the long flowing hair for herself. Who will win this epic hair tug of war?  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 http://storyspectacular.com/ You can also purchase “What Do You See?”, “An Extraordin...more

  • Dive In

    Feb 11 2019

    It's summertime on the ocean floor. Time for all the local sea creatures to party at the undersea festival. A shy little lobster named Scamp isn't sure if he wants to join in on the fun. I hope Scamp comes out of his shell! Then Tilde the Tortoise will swing by and tell us some fun facts about lobsters.  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 http://storyspectacular.com/ You ca...more

  • Cinderella Mozzarella (Bedtime)

    Feb 08 2019

    Show Notes: for this very special 100th episode we are going to celebrate Valentine's day with a lovely romantic story about spaghetti and cheese. In tonight’s tasty tale, Cinderella Mozzarella hopes to go to the ball at the pasta palace to meet Freddie spaghetti. Will the Dairy Godmother grant her this wish? Find out in this foodie fairy-tale. Tonights tale also features the vocal talents of author and illustrator Russ Cox. Russ is a children’s book creator, Banjo and bass player. He Loves all ...more

  • Digger Feels Ill

    Feb 04 2019

    Digger the Dog is supposed to come out and play but he’s not feeling well. So Birdie and Angie decide to find a special way to help make Digger feel better. Then when Digger is on the mend, he tells us all some funny jokes about feeling under the weather. 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 http://storyspectacular.com/ You can also purchase “What Do You See?”, “An Extraordin...more

  • The Library Fairy (Bedtime)

    Feb 01 2019

    Have you ever wondered what happens inside the library when the lights go out at night? Well we will learn all about it by listening to the legend of the Library Fairy. She has a magic bookmark that makes stories come to life!!! Featuring the vocal talents of Kitty Felde as the voice of the Library Fairy. Kitty Felde is the host of the Book Club for Kids podcast, the award-winning podcast where kids discuss middle-grade novels. Kitty has a book of her own coming out in February It's called "Welc...more

  • The Wacky Robots of Raboo

    Jan 28 2019

    Welcome to the Robot Island of Raboo, hoe to some of the wackiest Robots around! You are just in time for the annual Wacky Robot Talent show!!! A big thank you to Mr Eric O’keefe from the what if world podcast for lending his hilarious robot talents to todays show. If you had fun listening to Mr Eric do funny robot voices in today’s episode, then be sure to check out his podcast what if world. It’s packed with hilarious characters and stories inspired by questions from listeners like you! I was ...more

  • The Star Gazers Three (Bedtime)

    Jan 25 2019

    Each night, Wynken, Blynken and Nod like to look up at the stars and imagine a bedtime adventure. What amazing expedition will they go on tonight? http://storyspectacular.com/ 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 http://storyspectacular.com/ You can also purchase “What Do You See?”, “An Extraordinary Book”, “Digger’s Daily Routine”, “The Shape Escape”, and “Lawrence the Light...more

  • Polly the Kid Pirate

    Jan 21 2019

    Polly is the bravest kid Pirate to have ever sailed the seven seas. She sails from island to island along with her parrot "Crackers", hoping to discover new tropical fruits. But some mischievous monkeys have another idea! We will also hear from Tilde the Tortoise and discover some fun facts about pirates! http://storyspectacular.com/ 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 http:...more

  • Patty Cake (Bedtime)

    Jan 18 2019

    Patty is a very kind baker who loves to make sweet treats for her animal friends. Then one day Patty slips on some "icing" and twists her wrist. So the animals decide to sneak into the bakery and bake a nice cake for Patty. Featuring author and podcaster Rekaya Gibson as the voice of Patty Cake. Rekaya Gibson (Kay Gibbie) is an Author, Food Writer, and Researcher living in Virginia. She writes cookbook reviews for Cuisine Noir Magazine, articles for The Food Temptress blog, and restaurant review...more

  • Baby Foodie Rotten Avocados

    Jan 14 2019

    Today’s tasty collaboration features American Chef and Food writer J. Kenji Lopez-Alt. In this episode, The Baby Foodie and Hot Sauce visit an avocado grove to help "Gwen" Avocado throw a Guacamole Party. They help Gwen pick a bunch of avocados but before they can smash them into guacamole, Dr. Rotten comes by and spoils everything... This isn’t J. Kenji Lopez-Alt's first foray into kid-lit, aside from being co-owner of Wursthall Beirhaus, author the “Food Lab” cookbook and James- Beard Award-wi...more

  • The Peculiar Caterpillar (Bedtime)

    Jan 11 2019

    Harriet is a very odd caterpillar. She doesn’t quite fit in with the others. Instead of lounging around all day on the big green leaf. Harriet likes to sneak out at night and go on nocturnal adventures. One night she even meets a very special friend… 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 http://storyspectacular.com/ You can also purchase “What Do You See?”, “An Extraordinary B...more

  • Quil's Postcards Meteor Baby Shower

    Jan 07 2019

    Quil sent us a some postcards with exciting news from his home on the planet Quark. He has a new Baby sister named Pluma has just arrived. To celebrate, his family threw a Meteor Baby Shower Party. Things between Quil and Pluma didn’t go so well at first but now they are great friends and Quil is so happy to be a big brother. Then special guest Jonathan Messinger from the Adventures of Finn Caspian podcast will stop by to share some Spectacular Outer-Space Ani-Mail. The Alien Adventures of Finn ...more

  • Rub A Dub Dub Three Otters in a Tub (Bedtime)

    Jan 04 2019

    Tonight we will visit a family of otters. Mama otter is having a hard time getting her little ones to take a bath. Perhaps there is a special song she can sing to get them excited about taking a tub. 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 http://storyspectacular.com/ You can also purchase “What Do You See?”, “An Extraordinary Book”, “Digger’s Daily Routine”, “The Shape Escape”,...more

  • The Crime Fighting Critter Club

    Dec 31 2018

    Special guest Rob Griffiths is here to lend his voice and tell an exiting story about a crime fighting critter club! What sorts of courageous critter adventures do you think our heroes will go on tonight? If you love this courageous critter tale, you will also love listening to Bedtime FM’s Story time. It’s a story podcast for kids featuring storytellers from around the world hosted by today’s guest Rob Griffiths. Be sure to check out StoryTime on your podcast app to hear even more exciting adve...more

  • A Long Winter's Rest (Bedtime)

    Dec 28 2018

    The very first snowflake of the season has fallen from the sky. Time for all of the forest animals and trees to get ready for winter! http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Magical Merry Toyland

    Dec 24 2018

    One magical morning a little boy and girl woke up and quickly realized that they had remarkably shrunk down in size Now they are the same size as their toys! http://storyspectacular.com/

  • The Sleigh Bed Ride (Bedtime)

    Dec 21 2018

    It's the Holiday Season! Let's embark on a magical sleigh bed ride with our trusty friend Nutcracker! http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Chilly the Snowman

    Dec 17 2018

    Winter has arrived. Lets go play in the snow! We will meet a new snowy friend and even learn the "Snowy Shuffle". Then, Digger the Dog will drop by and tell us some cool jokes about snowmen! http://storyspectacular.com/

  • The Magnificent World of Ice (Bedtime)

    Dec 14 2018

    Tonight we will journey together to the Magnificent and musical world of ice. What sorts of incredible ice spectacles do you think we will see? Let’s begin our dream adventure now. 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 http://storyspectacular.com/ You can also purchase “What Do You See?”, “An Extraordinary Book”, “Digger’s Daily Routine”, “The Shape Escape”, and “Lawrence the ...more

  • Sleepy Time Songs (Bedtime)

    Dec 12 2018

    It's a special all songs Sleepy Time Sing-A-Long SPECIAL!!! Sit back and relax and listen to your favorite soothing songs and lullabies from Story Spectacular. 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 http://storyspectacular.com/ You can also purchase “What Do You See?”, “An Extraordinary Book”, “Digger’s Daily Routine”, “The Shape Escape”, and “Lawrence the Lighthouse” on Amazon...more

  • The Mighty Mushing Sled Dogs

    Dec 10 2018

    A shipment of food coats and other winter goods need to be delivered to the little children. But the ship is stuck at the frozen port. The only way these much needed provisions can be delivered in such treacherous snowy weather is by sled dog. Maya the Malamute and her team of sled-dogs must race through the snow to deliver the shipment of winter goods to the children in the village. Story Spectacular is written and hosted by children’s book author Angela Ferrari. To learn more about the show an...more

  • A Home for Gingerbread Man (Bedtime)

    Dec 07 2018

    One morning a baker bakes a gingerbread cookie. Just before the baker takes a bite, the gingerbread man comes to life and escapes from the bakery! Now the little gingerbread man needs to find a home! 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 http://storyspectacular.com/ You can also purchase “What Do You See?”, “An Extraordinary Book”, “Digger’s Daily Routine”, “The Shape Escape”,...more

  • Party Song Playlist

    Dec 05 2018

    Birdie and Digger the Dog have taken over the studio to play a mix of their favorite songs featured on past episodes of Story Spectacular. Have fun dancing and singing along!!! 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 http://storyspectacular.com/ You can also purchase “What Do You See?”, “An Extraordinary Book”, “Digger’s Daily Routine”, “The Shape Escape”, and “Lawrence the Ligh...more

  • Tilde's North Pole Expedition

    Dec 03 2018

    Tilde the Tortoise and Jack the Rabbit will travel in their hot air balloon all the way up to the North Pole. Here they will meet all kinds of clever arctic animals Maybe they will even get to see the Aurora Borealis light show! 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 http://storyspectacular.com/ You can also purchase “What Do You See?”, “An Extraordinary Book”, “Digger’s Daily ...more

  • A Snowy Barnyard Wonderland (Bedtime)

    Nov 30 2018

    It’s the Holiday Season and every animal around the barn likes to celebrate winter in their own special way. Let's play along with our barnyard buddies, then go for a hay- sleigh ride while we sing "Jingle Bells"!!! 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 http://storyspectacular.com/ You can also purchase “What Do You See?”, “An Extraordinary Book”, “Digger’s Daily Routine”, “Th...more

  • Chester Greenwood the Earmuff Inventor

    Nov 26 2018

    Chester Greenwood is having a hard time keeping his ears warm in the cold winter weather. His hat makes his ears itch and it keeps falling off while he’s playing in the snow. What can Chester do to solve this problem? A big thanks to our special guest Mick Sullivan for lending his voice an musical talents for today’s episode. Mick is such a cool guy. Not only does he host a history podcast for kids called The Past and The Curious he is also the Manager of Youth and Family Programs at the Frazier...more

  • Old Mother Hubbard SQUASH (Bedtime)

    Nov 23 2018

    Old Mother Hubbard went to her cupboard, and what she found was...Squash! Lots and lots of SQUASH!!! Whatever will she do with this wild group of gourds? http://storyspectacular.com/

  • The Quirky Turkey

    Nov 19 2018

    Today we will celebrate Thanksgiving by revisiting a funny and festive turkey story. We will join all the other fancy turkeys at the annual Gobble Gala. Things at the gala are going quite smoothly until a bizarre bird arrives. Let's find out who this mysterious party crasher could be... ENTER the "Quirky Turkey Dance Contest!!!" Film yourself dancing along to the "Quirky Turkey" song. Then upload the video to https://www.facebook.com/groups/storyspectacular/ for a chance to win a FREE Digger the...more

  • Nutty the Squirrel (Bedtime)

    Nov 16 2018

    Nutty is very busy collecting acorns and stacking them inside his tree house for the winter season. Things are going well for Nutty until someone comes along and shakes things up. 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 http://storyspectacular.com/ You can also purchase “What Do You See?”, “An Extraordinary Book”, “Digger’s Daily Routine”, “The Shape Escape”, and “Lawrence the L...more

  • Baby Foodie Cranberry Makeover

    Nov 12 2018

    It's time for another delicious installment of "The Adventures of The Baby Foodie!" In today’s tasty adventure the Baby Foodie and Hot Sauce are going back in time to help invent a brand new way to eat cranberries! Today's AniMail segment features the vocal talents of Paul Csomo and Donna Hume from the Varmints podcast. If you like learning fun facts about animals then you will LOVE tuning in to the Varmints podcast. Learn more at http://www.blazingcariboustudios.com/shows/varmints/ and subscrib...more

  • The Emperor's New Leaves (Bedtime)

    Nov 09 2018

    You are cordially invited to Emperor Elm tree's Fall Fashion Leaf Show! The Emperor can't wait to show off his new leaves! You won't wanna miss this SPECTACULAR show! 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 http://storyspectacular.com/ You can also purchase “What Do You See?”, “An Extraordinary Book”, “Digger’s Daily Routine”, “The Shape Escape”, and “Lawrence the Lighthouse” on...more

  • Bubble Trouble

    Nov 05 2018

    Puff is a silly little blowfish who loves to blow bubbles! But one day puff gets into a bit of bubble trouble!!! How will Puff find his way out of this bubbly mess? Today's episode features the vocal and musical talents of Dan Saks. Dan hosts a wonderful interactive musical podcast for kids called "Noodle Loaf"! Don't miss out on the family fun!!! Learn more at http://noodleloafshow.com/ Story Spectacular is written and hosted by children’s book author Angela Ferrari. To learn more about the sho...more

  • A Little Duckling Story (Bedtime)

    Nov 02 2018

    A little duckling named Daffodil keeps getting into mischief. Sometimes it's hard to be a little duckling. But Daffodils mother has a story for her daughter that will make her feel brave and strong, ready to take on the world... after a nap of course... Today's episode features the vocal and storytelling talents of Rhea Pechter. Rhea is the creator of "Little Stories for Tiny People", a story podcast for kids, with lovable characters and storylines that touch on important themes of childhood. Yo...more

  • Monster SMASH!

    Oct 29 2018

    The Little Monster didn’t mean to make so many messes. He just loves to smash things. Friends and neighbors can’t stand all the mashing and smashing. But perhaps there is a way the Little Monster can put his talents to good use. Then Digger will amuse us with some “Spooktacular” jokes about monsters. 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 http://storyspectacular.com/ You can al...more

  • Buffy the Bat (Bedtime)

    Oct 26 2018

    Get a glimpse of the nightlife as we travel along with Buffy the Bat. Even though it’s dark outside Buffy can still have fun exploring by sending out funky sonic sounds. 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 http://storyspectacular.com/ You can also purchase “What Do You See?”, “An Extraordinary Book”, “Digger’s Daily Routine”, “The Shape Escape”, and “Lawrence the Lighthouse”...more

  • Wanda the Witch

    Oct 22 2018

    You're invited to an enchanting Halloween bash with Wanda the Witch and her silly cat Jinx. Wanda can't wait to impress all of her guests with her magic dance shoes. But oh no! Wanda's shoes won't stop dancing!!! Who will save the day? Digger the Dog will also stop by and tell us some funny Halloween jokes. It's gonna be a "SPOOK-Tacular" Time!!! 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 book...more

  • The Scarecrow Who Wasn't Scary (Bedtime)

    Oct 19 2018

    The Scarecrow has only one job to do which is to scare the crows away from the corn field. But Scarecrow is having a really hard time keeping the pesky crows away... Perhaps he can try dressing up in scary costumes. Do you think that will keep the crows away? 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 http://storyspectacular.com/ You can also purchase “What Do You See?”, “An Extrao...more

  • The Dinosaur Games

    Oct 15 2018

    Today's show is sure to go down in Pre-History! We will be attending the Dinosaur Games, a DINO-MITE competition with some hilarious dinosaur athletes. A Velociraptor, a Pterodactyl, a Triceratops, a T-Rex and a tiny little Micropachycephalosaurus will all compete for the Dino-Trophy. With special guests Aaron, Bridget & Mike from "Aarons World". If you enjoy this fun dino-story then be sure to check out "Aaron’s World" - a fun and imaginative science-themed audio adventure for kids. It’s a 50 e...more

  • Beachside Relaxation (Bedtime)

    Oct 12 2018

    Join me and special guest Chanel Tsang from "Peace Out" for a relaxing beachside getaway. We will go for a walk along the beach, ride our bicycles down the "Beach Rose Bike Path" and then lounge by the big willow tree while we hear a relaxing story from a bluebird. If you enjoy tonight's tale with our special guest Chanel Sang, then be sure to check out Bedtime FM’s Peace Out Podcast, which features relaxation stories for children that are inspired by mindfulness meditation and yoga. Each story ...more

  • Quil's Postcards The Planetarium

    Oct 08 2018

    We have a new batch of postcards from Quil, our outer-space pen-pal from the planet Quark. Quil went on a field-trip with his class to the Planetarium!!! Things are going quite smoothly until Quil discovers that his pet meteor-monkey had unexpectedly tagged along too!!! Will Quil be able to keep Mira the mischevous monkey out of sight? What else do you think Quil will discover at the Planetarium? See Quil's postcards from this episode & learn how you can be pen-pals with Quil & send in a postcar...more

  • The Insect Parade (Bedtime)

    Oct 05 2018

    One lazy afternoon, I was feeling quite bored... So, I wandered outside and laid down on the grass. All of a sudden, a parade of bugs came along. Each insect spectacle was more dazzling than the last. I couldn't believe my eyes... 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 http://storyspectacular.com/ You can also purchase “What Do You See?”, “An Extraordinary Book”, “Digger’s Dail...more

  • The County Fair

    Oct 01 2018

    Welcome to Season 2 of Story Spectacular!!! You are just in time to join Digger, Birdie and I for a trip to the County Fair!!! We will eat some great food, go on some fun rides and even win a BIG prize!!! Sing along to "The County Fair Song" and then laugh along to some jokes about the fair. Y'all are sure gonna have a SPECTACULAR time!!! 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 ...more

  • Season Two Trailer

    Aug 31 2018

    We've been very busy here at the Story Spectacular Headquarters! First..Lawrence the Lighthouse has his very own picture book now available for Kindle and in Paperback at StorySpectacular.com and on Amazon. Second, I am so excited to announce the winner of our Summer Fun Coloring contest. The winner is Mason! Mason is 4 years old and he drew a very beautifully detailed illustration of a boat in the hustling bustling bay and he has won his very own copy of Lawrence the Lighthouse. Congratulations...more

  • Kids Listen Summer Sampler

    Aug 03 2018

    Welcome to the Kids Listen Summer Sampler. Kids Listen is a grassroots organization made up of children's podcasters who are committed to providing quality audio content for kids. In this Summer Sampler, you will hear original offerings by me and other wonderful podcasters. So sit back, relax and enjoy the ride! To learn more go to: http://www.kidslisten.org/

  • Sleepy-Time Summer Playlist (Bedtime)

    Jul 02 2018

    Hello everyone! Welcome to the Sleepy-Time Summer Playlist. The perfect mix to unwind with after a fun day in the sun. So sit back, relax and get for ready 2 hours of spectacular stories. The Teddy Bear Picnic, The Dream Geenie, Little Red Riding Scooter, Nocturnal Noises, Goldisquawks & the Three Bears, The Star Gazers Three, Angie Had a Little Llama, The Land of Diddle Diddle, Row Boat Otter, RoosterPunzel, Bedtime for Boats, The Three Little Chicks & the Big Bad Pig, Firefly & Glowworm, Jack ...more

  • Story Spectacular Summer Playlist

    Jun 25 2018

    Hello everyone! Welcome to the Story Spectacular Summer Playlist the perfect playlist for summer road trips. Buckle up and get for ready 2 hours of spectacular stories. Stories include Lawrence the Lighthouse, Quil’s Postcards: Lava Park Adventure, Dive In, The Mischievous Fairy Island, Happy Birthday Maple, What Will I Bee, The Amazon Jamazon, Quil’s Postcards: Camp Crater, The Weather Girl, Adventures of the Baby Foodie: Berry Has The Blues& Boppin Birdie http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Thank You For Listening to Season One

    Jun 04 2018

    Thank you so much for listening to season one of "Story Spectacular"!!! We will be back again this fall with some brand new stories just for you! Until then, You can listen to your favorite episodes all summer long. You can also participate in our: SUMMER FUN COLORING CONTEST Draw an illustration from your favorite episode of Story Spectacular. Send it in the mail to “Story Spectacular” P.O. Box 5178 Portland ME, 04101 Or take a photo of the drawing and send it to angela@storyspectacular.com. Wh...more

  • A Bicycle Built for Eight (Bedtime)

    Jun 01 2018

    Little doggie is bored and looking for something fun to do. All that changed once doggie wanders into the old shed and finds a bicycle built for eight! I wonder what will happen next?http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Boppin Birdie

    May 28 2018

    Birdie can’t wait to have all of her bird friends from down south travel up north for a visit. Let’s get our wings flapping and have a bird party! Then Digger the Dog will by to tell us some silly jokes about birds.http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Hickory Dock the Clockmaker (Bedtime)

    May 25 2018

    Hickory Dock Loves to make clocks! But he has never made a clock like this before... http://storyspectacular.com/

  • The Shape Caper

    May 21 2018

    All of the Shapes in Shape Valley are busy harvesting shape grapes for the annual feast. But to their shock, someone has taken all of the shape grapes! Let’s find out who this mysterious shape caper is! Then Tilde the Tortoise will stop by to tell us some fun facts about shapes. http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Cool Cat City (Bedtime)

    May 18 2018

    Tonight we will meet “The Jazz Cat” and get a taste of the city night life! I can’t wait to hear some groovy Meow-sic! http://storyspectacular.com/

  • The Tortoise in the Air

    May 14 2018

    A long long time ago when Tilde was a young tortoise she raced around the world against Jack the Rabbit. Let’s see if Tilde the Tortoise will be victorious! http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Penny Pinky (Bedtime)

    May 11 2018

    Oh no! The queen has lost her ring and doesn’t know where to find it. Luckily for her, a tiny hero named Penny Pinky is here to save the day!!! http://storyspectacular.com/

  • The Weather Girl

    May 07 2018

    There once was a little girl who loved to play outside. Each day the weather would change and the little girl would find an exciting new way to play outside! http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Where Did the Moon Go? (Bedtime)

    May 04 2018

    I love looking at the moon each and every night... but tonight when I look out the window I can’t see the moon!!! Where do you think it went? http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Quil's Postcards A Quarky Safari

    Apr 30 2018

    We just received more postcards written by our space friend Quil from the planet Quark. We will learn all about Quil's trip on the Quarky Safari and find out what sorts of incredible things live in a space jungle!!! Then Digger the dog will drop by and tell us some more stellar space jokes. http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Jack and Jill Go Down the Hill (Bedtime)

    Apr 27 2018

    Jack and Jill were supposed to go up the hill and fetch some water but instead they found all kinds of fun and creative ways to ride down the hill! http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Baby Foodie Fungal Boogie

    Apr 23 2018

    The Baby Foodie is Back with another tasty adventure. In today’s installment the Baby Foodie and Hot Sauce will travel across the Atlantic Ocean to Western France and search for Truffles with a noble pig named Hamlet. We will also read some sweet Ani-Mail from Figgy the Fruit Bat! http://storyspectacular.com/

  • FluffleStiltskin (Bedtime)

    Apr 20 2018

    The little mouse is going to be kicked out of the house unless he can guess the mean old kitty-cats name! Do you think the mouse will figure it out? http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Digger's Rock Show

    Apr 16 2018

    Digger the Dog has accidentally discovered some really cool sounds he can make with his rocks. So he decides to put on a rock show!!! Digger will also tell us some rockin’ jokes about ROCK MUSIC!!! http://storyspectacular.com/

  • The Dream Genie (Bedtime)

    Apr 13 2018

    We will travel to Dreamland and visit the Dream Genie. The Dream Genie will grant us three dream wishes. I can’t wait to go on an adventure with you! http://storyspectacular.com/

  • The Fly Piper (Bedtime)

    Apr 06 2018

    The town of Soupville is buzzing with flies. No one is able to enjoy there soup in peace. Luckily a little Piper is here to help lead the flies away from the village! http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Myrtle Goes Outside

    Apr 02 2018

    Myrtle is a houseplant. She lives on a shelf and spends her days looking out the window and longing to go outside. One day Myrtle’s wish comes true! Let’s tag along with Myrtle on this tree-mendous adventure. We will also read some Ani-Mail from our friend Moby the Whale! http://storyspectacular.com/

  • The Old Woman and her Shoes (Bedtime)

    Mar 23 2018

    Tonight's tale is all about a kind old lady who loves to make shoes. The only problem is, she has so many shoes, that she doesn't know what to do with them all. Perhaps she will find some new friends to share her shoes with... http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Song Birdie

    Mar 19 2018

    Birdie just loves music. She loves to sing bird songs and dance bird dances. One day Birdie discovers an empty music classroom. So... she decides to sneak in and play some music! Then we will read some wild "AniMail" from our friend Sally the Sloth. http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Rip Van Pinkle (Bedtime)

    Mar 16 2018

    Rip Van Pinkle doesn't want to go to sleep. What if he misses out on something cool? One night as he is sitting up in bed her feels a tickle under his chin. To his amazement, Rip Van Pinkle starts growing a long pink beard! http://storyspectacular.com/

  • A Dinosaur in a Toy Store

    Mar 12 2018

    Charlie has a toy-store. One day Charlie found a strange, bumpy plastic egg and places it in the back of the store. That night a baby Dinosaur hatches out of the egg and plays around with all the fun toys in the store! Find out what happens when Charlie discovers a dinosaur in the toy store! Then Digger the Dog stops by to tell us some Juras-sick jokes about Dinosaurs. http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Hansel and Gretel's House of Fruit (Bedtime)

    Mar 09 2018

    Hansel & Gretel are all grown up. Every season they love to decorate their house with fresh fruit. But how will they decorate their house in the winter season? http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Digger and the Little Choo Choo Train

    Mar 05 2018

    Digger has a whole load of gems that he would like to bring to some children who live on the other side of the mountain. He needs a train to bring him to his destination. The only train that will help is a tiny little Choo Choo. Let's sing a catchy railroad song and then learn some fun facts about trains from Tilde the Tortoise. http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Where Does My Shadow Go? (Bedtime)

    Mar 02 2018

    Every night when I shut out the light my shadow disappears. Where does my shadow go? Let's find out and sing a soothing shadow song together! http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Baby Foodie Berry Has the Blues

    Feb 26 2018

    The Baby Foodie and Hot Sauce are back for another mission. Today they will journey to western Maine and visit a kind old Blueberry named Mary. Mary Blueberry needs help finding out who is eating more than their fair share of berries! Then we will read some Animail from our friend Honey Badger who found a creative way to befriend some bees! http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Three Little Chicks and The Big Bad Pig (Bedtime)

    Feb 23 2018

    One day three little chicks decided that they would like to have a baking competition and make little houses out of sweet treats and then they will get to eat their edible houses. But a big bad pig thinks that houses look too tasty to share! http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Quil's Postcards Camp Crater

    Feb 19 2018

    Quil has just us some more mail from the planet quark. In this batch of postcards, Quil will tell us all about Space Camp on Lake Crater! Join in on all the fun Camp Crater activities with Quil & friends! Then we will laugh along with some jokes about space from Digger the Dog. http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Firefly and Glowworm (Bedtime)

    Feb 16 2018

    Firefly and Glowworm are the best of friends. They love to explore the outdoors together. Let's go on a nighttime excursion and imagination what it would be like to glow in the dark! http://storyspectacular.com/

  • The Amazon Jamazon

    Feb 12 2018

    On this very special episode, we will meet up with Birdie and Digger the Dog, and travel to the Amazon Jungle. Let's ride down the Amazon river on a raft and sing a groovy tune. Then Tilde will stop by and tell us some fun facts about the Amazon! http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Goldisquawks and the Three Bears (Bedtime)

    Feb 09 2018

    Goldisquawks is an obnoxious parrot. One day she stops by a tree house an causes mayhem, much to the chagrin of the three bears that live in the home! http://storyspectacular.com/

  • What Will I Bee?

    Feb 05 2018

    The little Bee wonders what sorts of things it could be when it grows up! There are so many amazing possibilities. Perhaps the Bee will even marry a Fly! Sing along to an adorable song about a "bug" wedding. Then Digger the Dog will stop by with some buzz-worthy jokes about Bees! http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Angie Had a Little Llama (Bedtime)

    Feb 02 2018

    Angie has a little Llama that tags along everywhere she goes. Today Llama will follow Angie to the pool! Let's sing a song about the Llama's silly adventure! http://storyspectacular.com/

  • The Mischievous Fairy Island

    Jan 29 2018

    Take a journey to the Mischievous Fairy Island. We will explore this magical place, along with our trusty dog friend Bo, to search for fairies! It is sure to be an enchanting adventure. Then we will explore the outdoors more when we read today's Animail from Chaz the Chipmunk. http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Are You Sleeping Dawn the Swan? (Bedtime)

    Jan 26 2018

    Dawn the Swan has only one job to do. Wake up in the morning and blow her horn to wake up the other animals in the village. The only problem... Dawn keeps sleeping in!!! Lucky for her, a kind old loon is here to save the day. Let's sing along with a sweet loon tune! http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Little Piggy Goes To Market (Bedtime)

    Jan 19 2018

    Little Piggy loves to go on jolly jaunts. Today she will skip her way to the market. What do you think she will do and see on her outing? Let's tag along and sing a song! http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Sal and the Erie Canal

    Jan 15 2018

    Let's go back in time and visit to 1825 and visit the Erie Canal! We will ride on the back of our friendly tour guide Sal the Mule. Then we will sing a song about our trip. After that, Digger the Dog will stop by and tell us some funny jokes about Mules. http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Bedtime for Boats (Bedtime)

    Jan 12 2018

    The boats spend their days working and playing in the bay. But when the sun goes down, it's bedtime for the boats. Settle into a new routine with the boats in the bay as the moon sings us a lullaby. http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Doggy and Kitty Switcharoo

    Jan 08 2018

    Doggy and Kitty don't always get along. After quibbling and squabbling, they decide to switch places for the whole day. Find out what silly shenanigans ensue! Then Tilde the Tortoise will stop by to share some fun facts about Cats and Dogs. http://storyspectacular.com

  • Little Red Riding Scooter (Bedtime)

    Jan 05 2018

    Little Red loves to ride her scooter. One day she rides her scooter all the way to Grandma’s house. But instead of seeing Grammie, Little Red encounters a silly dog named Wolfie! http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Quil's Postcards Lava Park Adventure

    Jan 01 2018

    More Postcards from Planet Quark have arrived. Quil just had a birthday and went to the Lava Park with some friends! Find out what kinds of amusement park rides there are in outer space! Then we will read some Ani-mail from our friend Steven the Seagull. http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Digger has a Dilemma

    Dec 11 2017

    Birdie and Digger the Dog are supposed to come out to play today. But Digger has to clean his room first. The only problem is Digger doesn’t feel like cleaning his room. He feels mad. Maybe we can help Digger find a way to change his attitude so he will feel up to the task. After Digger solves the dilemma, he will tell us some jokes about feelings. http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Yak and the Beanstalk (Bedtime)

    Dec 08 2017

    Yak lives up in the Himalayan Mountains. He loves to climb things and discover new places. One day Yak climbs a magical beanstalk that leads all the way up to the enchanted clouds. Little did he know that someone else is up in the clouds too! Find out who it could be... http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Lawrence the Lighthouse

    Dec 04 2017

    The bay is a hustling bustling place. Everyone loves to play in the water. Everyone but Lawrence that is. Lawrence is a Lighthouse who is afraid of the ocean. He never wants to leave his lookout perch. Until one day Lawrence falls into the water! Find out what silly shenanigans are in store for Lawrence the Lighthouse. Then Tilde the Tortoise is back to tell us some fun facts about lighthouses. http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Nocturnal Noises (Bedtime)

    Dec 01 2017

    At night when I am falling asleep, I can hear all kinds of interesting sounds outside my window. Who or what is making these noises? Let’s learn all about nocturnal creatures! http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Rowboat Otter (Bedtime)

    Nov 17 2017

    Row, row, row your boat gently down the stream with Otter. This aquatic animal loves to do all kinds of fun water activities. Let’s play around and then sing a round of “Row Row Row your Boat” http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Baby Foodie The Great Corn Crusader

    Nov 13 2017

    Join the Baby Foodie and his trusty sidekick Hot Sauce as they travel the globe food-fighting for justice. Today the Baby Foodie will journey to a corn farm where a kind old ear of corn named Pop is having a weevil problem. I hope the Baby Foodie can save the day! Then we will hear some jokes about corn from Digger the Dog. http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Old Miss Angie Had a Farm

    Nov 06 2017

    We’ve all seen farms with cows and chickens. But Old Miss Angie has some pretty peculiar animals on her farm. We will meet all of her farm friends and then sing a funny farm song! We also have some Ani-Mail from our animal listener Monty the mountain goat. http://storyspectacular.com/

  • The Land of Diddle Diddle (Bedtime)

    Nov 03 2017

    Let’s go to the magical land of Diddle Diddle. It is a spectacular place where anything can happen. You might even see a cat playing a fiddle. What else will we encounter? Let's sing all about it with a song "Hey Diddle Diddle". http://storyspectacular.com/

  • The Shape Escape

    Oct 23 2017

    Welcome to Shape Valley. You will meet a mighty octagon, a brave square, and a tiny triangle. All is well until a big meany circle escapes and wreaks havoc on the Valley. Who will save the day? Digger the Dog will also stop by and tell us some jokes about shapes. http://storyspectacular.com/

  • The Pillow Fight (Bedtime)

    Oct 20 2017

    It’s time for bed but my two pillows are misbehaving. They are jumping on the bed and dancing around the room! How will I ever get these pillows under control before bedtime? http://storyspectacular.com/

  • The Flea Circus

    Oct 16 2017

    Step right up and grab your magnifying glass to watch the greatest show on earth. It’s time for the flea circus! Join Rolly the ringmaster and all the other fabulous fleas as they perform fantastic feats. For the Finale, we will sing “The Fleas on the Flying Trapeze.” After the flea circus, we will read some “Ani-mail” from our listener Chloe the Koala. http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Quil's Postcards Message in a Bottle Rocket

    Oct 09 2017

    We have received a special message in a bottle rocket. It’s from Quil, an alien from the planet Quark. Let’s read postcards from Quil and learn all about what life is like on planet Quark. Then we will hear more fun facts about space from Tilde the Tortoise. http://storyspectacular.com/ Fact Sources: https://spaceplace.nasa.gov/how-many-moons/en/ http://www.sciencekids.co.nz/sciencefacts/space.html

  • The Teddy Bear Picnic (Bedtime)

    Oct 06 2017

    “If you go out in the woods today, you’re in for a big surprise! Today’s the day the teddy bears have their picnic.” Let’s join in on all the fun activities. Then we will sing a special teddy bear song. http://storyspectacular.com/

  • Digger's Daily Routine

    Sep 22 2017

    Every day for Digger the Dog is exactly the same. Until one day something happens, that is so profound, it turns Digger and his whole routine upside-down... Digger will also share some jokes about geology! 

  • Little Star Wonders (Bedtime)

    Sep 22 2017

    The Little Star sees a shiny object, far out in the night sky, and wonders what it could be. Let's imagine all of the possibilities together. Then we will sing a lullaby, Twinkle Twinkle Little Star.  

  • Fly Home Birdie

    Sep 22 2017

    Today’s show is all about Birdie and her incredible journey through the four seasons: spring, summer, fall & winter. We also hear some fun facts about birds from Tilde the Tortoise. 

  • Welcome to Story Spectacular

    Sep 22 2017

    Welcome to Story Spectacular, a twice-weekly children's story podcast hosted by children's books author & illustrator, Angela Ferrari. Listeners will enjoy original creative stories & classic retellings with vivid characters and sound design. Some shows even feature songs, jokes, or fun facts too! storyspectacular.com