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Do your children like listening to a story? Story Time has lots of great stories for everyone to listen to.

Each story is usually less than 20 minutes long, hopefully just long enough to keep your toddler, preschoolers, and little ones engaged. Story Time is a free fortnightly audiobook podcast for children ages 2-13.


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The Royal Discoverer 🤴🏾⚓️

10th September

Written by Nathan Oser and narrated by Kellie Colleen

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Quest the high seas in a galleon of such speed that no discovery can outrun your wind. Bring home tokens of your bravery and courage for all the kingdom to enjoy. 🚢

This story is recommended for children ages 4+

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More great bedtime stories

The Yellow Chequered Spider

21st August

Written by Natalia Shchukina and narrated by Nicole Esquino

A lovely rhyme about a friendly spider who forgot to eat his dinner. When suddenly he has some unexpected, yet delightful dinner guests at his inn. 🕷️🥧

This story is recommended for children ages 5+

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Wind Magic at the Farm 🌬️🐶🐐

24th July

Written and narrated by Nicole Esquino

Naomi's visit to her Grandparents’ farm takes a fun twist when the wind magic appears. Join her on a magical adventure where things get interesting with the farm animals. 🌬️🐶🐐

This story is recommended for children ages 5+

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Charlie's Letterbox 📬✉️

10th July

Written by Jess Judd and narrated by Nicole Esquino

Charlie loved checking the letterbox for mail. But since they had moved houses, they didn’t get mail anymore. Suddenly, other people’s mail started turning up in Charlie’s letterbox. I wonder how it got there? 📬✉️

This story is recommended for children ages 3+

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A Home for Sally

1st July

Written by Stenetta Anthony and narrated by Jess Judd

Sally’s is a voice for thousands of special needs canines who are placed in a shelter. With her belief is that the dream of once again having a “forever home” may never come true.

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Sierra and Forest 👧🏽🐈

13th June

Written and narrated by Jess Judd

Sierra is so excited when her father buys her a special present for helping him on their family's sunflower farm. But when her mother gets sick, she needs help to find the cure.

Thanks to Mackenzie from USA for requesting a story about a little girl called Sierra and her kitten called Forrest who can run like the wind. This story is recommended for children ages 5+

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The Perfect Bone 🐶

5th June

Written by Jess Judd and narrated by Kellie Colleen

Martin was hungry. He wanted a bone, but not just any bone, the perfect bone. Follow Martin on his adventures as he searches the world for the perfect bone. 🐶

This story is recommended for children ages 5+

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The Inventor

16th May

Written by Hannah Erickson and narrated by Kendall M Lynch

Reggie has to make his own fun after school because his mom is usually in her “office". What will Reggie do to keep himself from getting bored?

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Escape to Space 🐊

2nd May

Written by Jess Judd and narrated by Nicole Esquino

Have you ever wondered how crocodiles and alligators managed to outlive the dinosaurs? Well, here’s how they did it.

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Easter Egg Surprise 🥚🐇🦄

21st April

Written and narrated by Nicole Esquino

Lyla discovers a magical surprise in an Easter egg, but a naughty gnome already has plans for what’s inside. What could it be? 🥚🐇🦄

This story is recommended for children ages 5+

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The Nebulous Nana 👵

12th April

Written and narrated by Jess Judd

When Layla and Andre arrived at the hospital to visit their Nana, who has been sick for a while, they never expected the surprise they got. Where was their Nana? What had happened to her? Would they ever find her? 👵

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Snuffy

25th March

Written by Andrew Dittmer and narrated by Nicole Candian and John Stretton

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Buffy Bunny’s Icy Adventure

21st February

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.

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The Princess and the Dragon 👸🏽🐲

28th January

Written by Jess Judd and narrated by Chanel Tsang

The queen desperately wanted a baby, so when she hears about a magical dragon who might be able to give her one she is overjoyed. Will the dragon give her a baby? What will the baby be like? You’d best take a listen and see…. 👸🏽🐲

This story is appropriate for children aged 5+

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Waldo and the Sea Monster

12th January

Written by Nigel Blaikie and narrated by Amy Hays

Waldo is a helicopter pilot who loves to help out. He has all sorts of amazing adventures! In this story Waldo is called upon to help deal with a sea monster called Slimey, who likes to tip people out of their boats! Slimey just wants to play but his games are no fun for the beach goers.

Waldo really has his hands full this time. Will he be able to get Slimey the sea monster to change his mischievous ways?! 🚁🐲🏖

This story is suitable for children aged 3+

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Bad Brad Saves Christmas 👦🎅

24th December 2018

Written by Joe Corcoran and narrated by Rob Griffiths

Brad doesn't believe in Father Christmas, and he doesn't want anyone else to believe that nonsense either. He's happiest when he's making everyone else miserable. His parents aren't bothered about Christmas either, so on Christmas Eve there's no decorations in the house, no tree downstairs, no stocking hung up. But, whether Brad believes it or not, soon he'll have to decide whether to stay being Bad Brad, or whether he'll get on his bike and save Christmas. Is it worth the effort for one person? For sure! And is it better to fix badness with kindness? For sure!

This story is suitable for children aged between 4 - 10.

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Dear Santa 👧🎅

20th December 2018

Written by Hannah Erikson and narrated by Kendall Lynch

A cute story about a little girl who writes to Santa....and then Santa writes back! 👧🎅

This story is suitable for children aged 4-10.

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Magical Marlow’s Marvellous Mutt Munchies 🐶

27th November 2018

Written and narrated by Jess Judd

Lilly and Dean love their dog, David. Lilly enjoys looking after him and feeding him, even if it isn't a very exciting job. At least it wasn't, until one day when Lilly found a special bag of dog food in the cupboard. What happens when she feeds it to David?

This story is appropriate for children aged 4-12. 🐶

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Forest School 🌲🌲🌲

11th November 2018

Written by Hannah Erikson and narrated by Kellie Colleen as Luna, with Chanel Tsang as Aunt Kao and Rob Griffiths as Geo

Luna and Geo escape into the forest behind their Aunt’s house. They already knew the forest was a magical place, but then they find the treehouse… just sitting there.

This story is recommended for children ages 5+

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Ghost Cave 👻

31st October 2018

Written by Jess Judd and narrated by Amy Hays

Ethern is a ghost. He lives in a cave. But he’s not a scary ghost, and his cave isn’t a scary cave. Ethern loves jokes, and all he wants to do is tell people his jokes. It doesn’t always go very well, however. Poor Ethern. Will he ever find someone who will stay and listen to his jokes?

This story is appropriate for children aged 5 - 10.

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Chloë’s Stars 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟

1st October 2018

Written by Jess Judd and narrated by Rob Griffiths

Chloë lives in Newbury, England. Every night she looks out her window at her five stars. But one night, there are only four stars in the sky. Her daddy tells her it’s just behind a cloud, but Chloë knows better. She knows that something is wrong with one of her stars. But she could never have imagined that she would be the only one who could get it shining again. 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟

This story is suitable for children ages 4+

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Waldo Rescues Gerald 🚁

13th September 2018

Written by Nigel Blaikie and narrated by Amy Hays

Waldo is a helicopter pilot who loves to help out. He has all sorts of amazing adventures! In this story Waldo is called upon to help a trapped zoo truck taking a giraffe to see the beach for his very first time. Gerald the giraffe is disappointed he won’t get to visit the beach as planned, but when Waldo offers to take him for a helicopter ride instead things start to look up! 🚁🦒

This story is suitable for children aged 3+

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The Stone Goblins of Norden ⛰️

6th September 2018

Written and narrated by Jess Judd

A big thank you to Kenton, who requested this story last year. It has taken a little while to write, but I LOVE it and I really hope you do too xo - Jess

Wilhelm lives at the base of the largest mountain in the land. When the sun is shining, he likes to play and go to school, or visit his papa who works up in the mines in the mountain. But! As soon as the sun starts to cast shadows across the land, Wilhelm and all the other people who live in his village must hurry back into their homes. If you get caught outside in the dark, you might fall prey to the stone goblins! When these little rock monsters attack the princess, putting her into a deep sleep, only Wilhelm can save her. Will he brave the mountain in the dark? ⛰️

This story is appropriate for children aged 5 - 12.

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The Flying Adventures of Lizzy Lizard 🦎

23rd August 2018

Written and narrated by Angela Ferrari

This week we invite guest narrator Angela Ferrari from Story Spectacular to bring us a story. 🦎

Lizzie the lizard wants to be a flying lizard and discover new places, when she grows up. But her parents tell her lizards can’t fly and that she should be a fruit gatherer just like them. Lizzie isn’t ready to accept that. “I am going to become the first flying lizard! Just you wait and see!" she tells them.

As it turns out, Lizzie might just get her wish after all, thanks to an unexpected meeting with the Lizard Wizard. But has she really thought this through? Being able to fly would make her different from all the other lizards and it can be hard fitting in when you’re not like the others.

Lizzie’s new wings are set to take her on an unforgettable adventure. How will it all turn out?!

This story is suitable for children ages 3+

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Alec and the Stream of Words and Ideas 👦🏽🏞️

16th August 2018

Written by Stuart Baum and narrated by Jess Judd

Alec finds a new stream. Instead of fish, though, this stream contains words and ideas, which Alec tries to catch. Meant to be read aloud, this visual story is a whimsical addition to the world of Alec and other "Stuart" stories.

This story is appropriate for children aged 5 - 10.

©2011 Stuart B Baum and StuartStories.com

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A Boy and His Toys 👦🏽🏍️🚂

2nd August 2018

Written by Betty Yang and narrated by Jess Judd

Barry loves playing with his toys, but he just doesn’t look after them properly. His bedroom is very messy and his poor toys are all broken with parts missing.

One day his toys decide that they have had enough. They must get the message to Barry that he needs to look after them better. So, they make a plan to talk with him... in his dream! 🛌 💤

This story is suitable for children ages 3+

Contact the author, Betty Yang, via WeChat ID: emayang2005

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Waiting at the Bus Stop 🚏🚌

20th July 2018

Written by Ryan Cartwright and narrated by Chanel Tsang

What superpower would you most like to have? That is the discussion that three friends have while they wait at the bus stop one rainy day after school. Let’s see what they choose…. 🚏🚌

This story is suitable for children ages 7-12.

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The Snack Captain ⚽

6th July 2018

Written by EJ Schonauer and narrated by Jess Judd

It’s Ruby’s turn to be the snack captain for her soccer team, and she takes her duties seriously. So, when she proudly opens the lid of the snack container to her teammates, only to see them back away in disgust, she is shocked! 😮

Who is responsible for this half-time disaster? Ruby thinks she’s knows, and she is ready to give him a piece of her mind!

A fun and lighthearted short story, highlighting the joy that can come from finding humour in our mistakes. ⚽️😖

This story is suitable for children aged 5-12.

EJ Schonauer is actually a writing team made up of identical twins Erin K. Schonauer and Jamie C. Schonauer. Isn’t that cool?!

Find out more about this talented duo and their writing over at: http://www.twinpens.com

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Buffy Bunny’s New Zealand Adventure 🐰🇳🇿

18th June 2018

Written by Jess Judd and narrated by Rob Griffiths

Buffy Bunny has ended up in New Zealand! Check in with him as he writes a postcard to his friends and tells them about all the fun things he has been doing. 🐰🇳🇿

This story is suitable for children aged 4 - 10.

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The Elephant Upstairs 🐘

19th May 2018

Written by Jess Judd and narrated by Rob Griffiths

Luke lives in apartment 305 with his mum, his dad, and his new baby sister. One day, they start hearing loud noises coming from the upstairs apartment. These noises become a problem, as they keep waking up his baby sister. Luke decides he needs to do something about it, but he could never have guessed who, or what, he would find in apartment 405. 🐘

This story is appropriate for children aged 4 - 10.

This story was inspired by Rob, the creator of Bedtime FM, and his difficulty recording a story thanks to some noisy people upstairs.

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The Upstairs Cat 🐾

1st May 2018

Written by Jaimi Ilama and narrated by Amy Hays

A narrative poem about a cat whose life is turned upside down after her favorite human goes away. Choosing not to remain alone in her room upstairs, she bravely faces her fears and discovers an exciting new world. 🌎🐈🐾

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There’s a Pony in the Coal Shed! 🐴

18th April 2018

Written by Ellena Ashley and narrated by Rob Griffiths

Everyday Rosie would ask her parents for a pony, and everyday they would reply, “No, Rosie, don’t be silly. Where on earth would we find a pony?”

Then one amazing day, something happened. The circus was leaving town. Its lively procession bustled right past Rosie’s house, leaving something very special in its wake!

Had Rosie’s wish finally come true?! Listen to find out! 👧🏻🎪🐴

This story is suitable for children aged 3-10

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Buffy Bunny Goes to Easter Island 🗿

30th March 2018

Written by Jess Judd and narrated by Rob Grifiths

"Too much drama!" Buffy thought to himself.

The last few holidays had been much too exciting, Buffy wanted to spend this Easter somewhere quieter where he couldn’t get into any trouble. Easter Island sounded like the perfect place to celebrate Easter. Surely he couldn’t get into any trouble on an island dedicated to Easter….could he? 🐰🗿

This story is suitable for children ages 4 - 10.

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Hero of the Mountain ⛰️🦊

3rd March 2018

Written by Ivan Parvov and narrated by Amy Hays

The big contest, “Hero of the Mountain” is tomorrow. The small fox Bubu wants to see it at any cost but on the way he meets so many animals in trouble. Will Bubu arrive on time for the contest and what it really takes to be a true hero?⛰️🦊

This story is for children ages 4 - 10

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Flamingo Pink, Flamingo Blue

14th February 2018

Written by Chanel Tsang and narrated by Jess Judd

Ra the Flamingo lives a quiet, peaceful life with her family. They spend their time quietly splashing around, until one day Ra discovers a rainbow lake nearby. How will this lake effect their lives? Have a listen and see!

This story is suitable for young listeners 4 - 10 years old.

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The Dragon Rock 🐲

25th January 2018

Written by Ellena Ashley and narrated by Amy Hays

🐉 Once Upon A Time, there was a town that had, in its best-loved spot, a large, long, scaly rock that looked amazingly similar to a sleeping dragon. Along with this dragon-shaped rock came a tale: ‘In times of trouble, the dragon will wake, and free the village, by making a lake’.

Well, trouble did come to that town, in the form of one very, very hot and dry summer. The townsfolk were desperate for rain, but it just did not come. Would the tale about the dragon prove to be true? Would it wake and save them from this drought, or was it just a made-up story? Listen to this exciting short story by Ellena Ashley to find out!🐉

This story is suitable for children aged 4-12

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Buffy Bunny and the Big Christmas Mix-up

25th December 2017

Written by Jess Judd and narrated by Rob Griffiths

Buffy Bunny is back and this time there's been a big Christmas mix-up. Buffy accidentally sets Christmas on a slippery slope, one that means his friends may not get the presents they wanted for Christmas, that is if they get any presents at all! Will Buffy be able to help Santa? You'll have to listen and find out.

Happy holidays everyone! Thank you for listening to Story Time this year, we so appreciate your support. Enjoy your holidays and we will see you in the New Year. 🎅🎄🎁🐰

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Billy the Bathtub Helps Santa

24th December 2017

Written by Sheila Toews and narrated by Jess Judd

Do you remember Billy the Bathtub? The special bathtub who can move his feet and likes to play with his friends in the park?

Do you remember that Billy lives in a big old house in Winnipeg, Canada? Now, Winnipeg isn't too far from the North Pole (as sleighs and reindeer fly), and we all know who lives at the North Pole, don't we?

Would you like to hear about the time Billy the Bathtub helped Santa? You would?!? Then this story is for you!

This story is suitable for children ages 4 to 10 years old.

Merry Christmas everyone 🎅🎄🎁🛁

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Miranda’s Christmas Visitor

22nd December 2017

Written by Paul D. Race and narrated by Amy Hays

Miranda was an inside cat and didn't get to do many of the outside things that cats like to do. Christmas time, however, was special because it was the only time she got to be around a real tree in the house. The Christmas in this story turned out to be extra special when a surprise visitor hid in the tree!

A short story suitable for young children aged 2-5 years old

Happy holidays everybody! 🎄⭐️⛄️🎁😊

Miranda’s Christmas Visitor: Copyright © 2007 by Paul D. Race. All rights reserved, used by permission.

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Bill Bowerbird and the Unbearable Backache

16th December 2017

Written by Tyler Clark Burke and narrated by Jess Judd

Bill has a terrible, unbearable, lousy beak-ache. He also happens to be a bowerbird🐦: a type of bird that collects scraps to create elaborate colour-sorted nests. Bill turns to his friends; zebra, frog🐸, yak, and others for objects that might help alleviate his ache. Will they be able to help him? If not, what will?

This fun, wacky story is told in playful cadence with rhyme and refrain. A riot of a tale, it also offers some wisdom on getting through tough times with patience, and a little help from your friends.

This story is suitable for children ages 3-7

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Chester and the Travelling Toilet

16th November 2017

Written by Jess Judd and narrated by Rob Griffiths

Chester’s parents have just made him move house🏡 and he is not very happy about it😠. Whilst sulking about the situation, he makes an amazing discovery in the most unexpected place…..his toilet🚽!

This story is suitable for ages 4-10.

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'Twas Halloween Night

29th October 2017

Written by Rachael Ruley and narrated by Amy Hays

‘Twas Halloween Night, is all about the fun you can have on Halloween.

Twas Halloween Night and all through the town, The children were jumping all up and down…’

It's a Halloween like any other, until one trick-or-treater spots a very surprising visitor!

This poem is suitable for Halloween-lovers of all ages. 🎧 🎃 👻

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Midnight O'Clock

25th October 2017

Written by Nathan Oser and narrated by Rob Griffiths

Happy Halloween! We have a special Halloween episode for you! Midnight O’Clock, is all about what your imagination might dream up when you’re awake at midnight.

This story is suitable for children aged 6-13.

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Not Right Now Emily

5th October 2017

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.

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Emma and the Magic Bubble Machine

1st September 2017

Written by Brian Chambers and narrated by Jess Judd

Emma is spending the weekend with her grandparents, but they are not really sure how to entertain her. When her Grandad pulls out an old bubble machine for her to play with, things start to get exciting, a little too exciting. Will Emma ever see her grandparents again?

This story is suitable for ages 4-8.

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The Chair on the Top of the World

5th August 2017

Written by Stuart Baum and narrated by Rob Griffiths

Tomas set out on an adventure to look down from the top of the world. He meets a unicorn, a pair of graham-cracker eating dragons, and lots of small (and hungry) birds. But where is the chair on the top of the world? And what’s does the top of the world have to do with a marble?

A story suitable for 4–12 year old kids.

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In the Open Sea

29th June 2017

Written by Ivan Parvov and narrated by Jess Judd

When Bubu finds a bottle in the sea with a call for help inside it is clear for everyone – a new adventure awaits. And this time he is not alone – his friends Oskar and Rico are coming with him. What lies ahead? Fearful sharks…a powerful storm…a sinking ship…and a new friendship.

One thing is for sure – no one will remain dry in this amazing sea quest.

This children's story is suitable for kids aged 4-15 years old.

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Poppy and the Magic Pen

11th June 2017

Written by Hannah Erickson and narrated by Kellie Colleen

Poppy has moved to a new town and hasn't yet made any friends. She misses her old life. Things start looking up, however, when she finds a curious golden pen in the woods outside her new home; for this is no normal pen, it's a 'spentaculous pen', and it's magic!

This story is suitable for children aged 3-10

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A Longish Tale

16th May 2017

Written by Michael Ryan and narrated by Rob Griffiths

Medward 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 5-12

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Ug the Thug

27th April 2017

Written by Kenneth Steven and narrated by Jess Judd

Ug the Thug was nasty, and no-body liked him. One night, Ug finally realises how lonely it is when everyone is frightened of you. Is it possible for him to change his ways and make friends with people?

Bed time story suitable for kids ages 2-8

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Buffy Bunny and the Easter Emergency

14th April 2017

Written by Jess Judd and Chanel Tsang and narrated by Rob Griffiths

It’s Easter and the Easter Bunny is sick and cannot deliver all the Easter eggs! Luckily, his cousin Buffy Bunny volunteers to help and finds that being the Easter Bunny isn’t as easy as he thought.

A children's bedtime story suitable for ages 4-10 years old

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Billy the Bathtub Goes to the Park

1st April 2017

Written by Sheila Toews and narrated by Rob Griffiths

One day when Billy the Bathtub was feeling sad about being stuck inside while the children played outside in the park, he realised that there was actually something he could do to feel better. This was because Billy the Bathtub had a secret... he could move his feet!

Join Billy the Bathtub on his exciting adventure out of the house!

Bed time story suitable for children ages 4 to 10 years old.

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Elsie Meets a Witch

23rd March 2017

Written by Jess Judd and narrated by Chanel Tsang

Elsie and Arthur often go down the crooked path, into the old wood behind their little house. However one day, they come across an evil, old witch who lives deep in the woods. Will Elsie be brave enough, clever enough, and kind enough to save her brother from the witch?

This story is suitable for children aged 3-8

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Buffy Bunny can't Cook

9th March 2017

Written by Chanel Tsang and narrated by Rob Griffiths

Cooking can be hard, especially if you’re a bunny! Buffy Bunny wants to make his friends the perfect dinner, but he keeps having problems following the recipe. Luckily he has good friends to help him through and to remind him of his other talents!

This story is suitable for children aged 2 – 8 years old.

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Peewee and the Roo

25th February 2017

Written by Murray Rutledge and narrated by Amy Hays, with Jess Judd

It had started out like any other night for Peewee the Kiwi and his mates; scratching for bugs under the moonlight and calling out to one another across the bush. This particular night, however, they were to get the surprise of their lives. A kangaroo was hiding in the bush! What's more, he was lost and upset. He wanted to go home. Peewee and his mates knew they must help him... but how?

Suitable fo children aged between 3 – 8 years old.

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It's Amma's Birthday Tomorrow

9th February 2017

Written by Janaki Sooriyarachchi and narrated by Rob Griffiths

It’s Nikini’s mom’s birthday tomorrow, and she is sad that she doesn’t have a present ready for her mom. She loves her mom and wants to give her something special. So she searches high and low for the perfect gift, but what is the perfect gift? Something big? Beautiful? Precious? Nikini isn’t sure but luckily she has her friends the firefly, a mynah bird, rabbit, and a spider to help her!

This story suitable for children of ages 4 – 9 years old

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Can You Just Imagine That?

27th January 2017

Written by Ilyhana Kate Kennedy and narrated by Amy Hays

A delightful story about the beauty and power of the imagination with the underlying message that if you really devote yourself to your dreams, perhaps they might just come true.

Suitable for children aged 4 to 10 years old

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‘Little Suzi’ and the Cat-tastrophe

11th January 2017

Written by 'Pop' Johnson and narrated by Rob Griffiths

Another story about Little Suzi. In this one, she gets a new cat. Sadly loses it a few days later, so the search begins to find the lost kitten.

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The Best Christmas Gift

25th December 2016

Written by Ivan Parvov and narrated by Chanel Tsang

It’s Christmas Eve and Bubu the small fox is excited about what gifts Santa might bring. Little does he know that he will soon be needed to help deliver Santa’s presents.

A short story suitable for toddlers and young children, aged 2-5

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The Snowball

21st December 2016

Written by Chanel Tsang and narrated by Rob Griffiths and the Bedtime FM Team

New house, new school, new friends. A lot is changing in six-year-old Henry's life and he doesn't like it.

A Christmas bedtime story suitable for children aged 4–13 years old.

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Best Christmas Ever

8th December 2016

Written and narrated by Jess Judd

Why didn’t his friend seem excited about Christmas and all the toys he would get? Was everything with Tom okay?

A Christmas bedtime story suitable for children aged 5–13 years old.

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Dazzling Dinosaurs

18th November 2016

Written by Maureen Sudlow and narrated by Rob Griffiths and the Bedtime FM Team

Don't ever let anyone try to tell you libraries are boring places!

A short story suitable for young children aged 3–8 years old.

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Spiders in Space

31st October 2016

Written by Joan Lennon and narrated by Rob Griffiths

Two spiders are looking for a new home in the great beyond, and find a place called House

This story is suitable for children aged 3 – 7 years old

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King Leo Needs a Rest

4th October 2016

Written by Gillian Rogerson and narrated by Rob Griffiths

King Leo is so tired looking after all the jungle animals. He decides to go away for a little break at the jungle hotel.

This story is suitable for children aged 2 – 7 years old

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Old Bear's Bedtime Stories: Teddy No-Nose and the Black Button

13th September 2016

Written by Jane Hissey and narrated by Rob Griffiths

The beloved toys from Jane Hissey’s Old Bear's series help Teddy No-Nose to find his nose and feel better about himself.

A short story suitable for children aged 4–12 years old.

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Unforeseen Adventures and Hidden Treasures

11th August 2016

Written by Antje Hergt and narrated by Rob Griffiths

Bored, Lizzy ventures into her step-father's study after being warned not. This very special and magical room holds a secret, but what will she discover?

A short story suitable for children aged 6–12 years old.

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‘Little Suzi’ and the Piano Lesson

19th July 2016

Written by 'Pop' Johnson and narrated by Rob Griffiths

Another story about Little Suzi. In this one, she is shocked by her teacher's reaction during her lesson.

A short story suitable for young children aged 2–8 years old.

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Pirate Redhanky Meets a Shark

5th July 2016

Written by Joanne Cock and narrated by Rob Griffiths

Naughty Pirate Redhanky meets his match and vows to live a good life from now on.

A short story suitable for young children aged 2–8 years old.

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The Giant Who Cried Waterfalls

21st June 2016

Written by Stuart Baum and narrated by Rob Griffiths

Bonnie goes on a quest, after she finds the truth about the origin of the village waterfalls.

A short story suitable for young children aged 6 years old to teenagers 15 years old.

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Katie, The Ghost Hunter

7th June 2016

Written by Gemma Wood and narrated by Rob Griffiths

Ben is in a foul mood and to cheer him up Katie offers to find a ghost. Will they find one?

A short story suitable for toddlers, preschoolers, and children aged 5 years old to 12 years old.

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Twinkle Toes

19th May 2016

Written by Angela Adame and narrated by Chelsea Makela

Annabelle just loves to dance, and nothing is going to stop her from being amazing.

A short story suitable for toddlers, preschoolers, and children aged 2 years old to 8 years old.

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Katya and the Crow

5th May 2016

Written by Harris Tobias and narrated by Rob Griffiths

Katya is a village girl who can speak to animals. But one day she meets a group of crows who, though magic help her to help a young man.

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The Lost Shoe

27th April 2016

Written by Angela Adame and narrated by Rob Griffiths

Mikey looses his shoe every morning. This must be a job for detective Mikey to solve

A short story suitable for toddlers, preschoolers, and children aged 2 years old to 6 years old.

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Dancing Aries

10th April 2016

Written and narrated by Chelsea Makela

A girl and her Tennessee Trottin' horse and their dancing competition.

A short story suitable for toddlers, preschoolers, and children aged 4 years old to 8 years old.

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Morg

25th March 2016

Written by Clare Reddaway and narrated by Chelsea Makela

A young girl surprises the village by braving the woods alone and returning home with a prize.

A longer story suitable for children and teenagers aged 10 years old to 15 years old.

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What Are You?

10th March 2016

Written by ‘Pop’ Johnson and narrated by Rob Griffiths

A simple tale about a strange creature that asks the other creatures of the pond "What am I?"

A short story suitable for toddlers and young children aged 2-5 years old.

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Follow the Wind

25th February 2016

Written by Joan Lennon and narrated by Rob Griffiths

Petra is proud owner of a magic pipe and she needs to help the trees regain their voice when the wind goes missing.

A short story suitable for young children and tweenagers aged 5-15 years old.

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There’s a Crocodile in Our Pickle Jar

11th February 2016

Written by Artie Knapp and narrated by Rob Griffiths

A young boy named Alex refuses to eat his pea carrots and broccoli. Strange things begin to happen after he is sent to bed early with no dessert.

A short story suitable for toddlers and young children aged 2-12 years old.

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‘Little Suzi’ and the Queen’s Cat

23rd January 2016

Written by 'Pop' Johnson and narrated by Rob Griffiths

A young girl refuses to clean her room.

A short story suitable for toddlers and young children aged 4-12 years old.

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Harold’s Headboard Mice

8th January 2016

Written by K. L. Seal and narrated by Rob Griffiths

This little story is another in the Gingers Wood series, where a group of mice help an old man find love.

A short story suitable for toddlers and young children aged 3-12 years old.

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The Glass Snowman

25th December 2015

Written by Sheila Helliwell and narrated by Rob Griffiths

A poor family having a terrible Christmas find a little Christmas magic.

A short story suitable for young children aged 4-12 years old.

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‘Little Suzi’ and the Silver Christmas Cross

24th December 2015

Written by 'Pop' Johnson and narrated by Rob Griffiths

A young girl snoops about for presents at Christmas time and learns a sad lesson as a result.

A short story suitable for toddlers and young children aged 4-12 years old.

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Santa's Secret

10th December 2015

Written by Joanne Cock and narrated by Rob Griffiths

A little girl stays awake, waiting for a special person to arrive so she can ask a very important question.

A short story suitable for toddlers and young children aged 2-8 years old.

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Bipper and Wick

26th November 2015

Written by Artie Knapp and narrated by Rob Griffiths

A dog and a bear become the best of friends when they both leave home.

A short story suitable for young children aged 4-11 years old.

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Snail Goes for a Ride

12th November 2015

Written by Tara Fox Hall and narrated by Rob Griffiths

A slow little snail goes faster than he's ever been, and loves it.

A very short story suitable for toddlers and young children aged 2-5 years old.

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Sir Thomas and the Troll

15th October 2015

Written by Chris Michaels and narrated by Rob Griffiths

A brave young knight battles a troll to rescue a beautiful princess.

A very short story suitable for toddlers and young children aged 5-8 years old.

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Watch Out for the Bears!

1st October 2015

Written by Gillian Rogerson and narrated by Rob Griffiths

Some bears keep messing about with the weather. What on earth are they doing with it?

A short story suitable for toddlers and young children aged 3-6 years old.

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Earthshaker

17th September 2015

Written by Emma Laybourn and narrated by Rob Griffiths

A very large dinosaur with a tiny voice, saves the day protecting some baby dinosaurs from a fierce volcano.

A short story suitable for toddlers and young children aged 3-6 years old.

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Terrible Tommy-Tom Cat

3rd September 2015

Written by K. L. Seal and narrated by Rob Griffiths

This little story is another in the Gingers Wood series, where a nasty cat is terrorising the other animals.

A short story suitable for young children aged 3-8 years old.

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High and Lifted Up

20th August 2015

Written by Mike Krath and narrated by Rob Griffiths

Listen to a story about a boy who becomes a leaf

A short story suitable for young children aged 4-6 years old.

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Robin Hood and the Rather Rude Martian

6th August 2015

Written by Joan Lennon and narrated by Rob Griffiths

A twist on the classic story of Robin Hood who comes to the rescue of a very grumpy maiden.

A short story suitable for young children aged 5-10 years old.

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The Shell Shocked Turtle

22nd July 2015

Written by Artie Knapp and narrated by Rob Griffiths

A modern fable about a young turtle who, since being struck by lightning, is afraid of everything.

A short story suitable for young children aged 5-8 years old.

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Far Away Adventures

8th July 2015

Written by Antje Hergt and narrated by Rob Griffiths

A short story about a boy who is angry and runs away from home. But even the excitement of his travels can't stop him from missing his mum.

A short story suitable for young children aged 3-8 years old.

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Dr Freckles Frog

24th June 2015

Written by K. L. Seal and narrated by Rob Griffiths

This story is about a frog who is excited about getting marred You can see the beautifully painted pictures over on the Gingers Wood Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/gingerswood.klseal

A short story suitable for young children aged 3-8 years old

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Gubble Bubble Kingdom

10th June 2015

Written by Denise McCabe and narrated by Rob Griffiths

Fun filled magical story about two children Seán and Ava who have fun playing with bubbles when they float off to a magical kingdom far away.

A short story suitable for young children aged 2-4 years old.

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Tyler No-Tail Mouse

27th May 2015

Written by K. L. Seal and narrated by Rob Griffiths

This wonderful story is about a little mouse who loses his tail.

A short story suitable for young children aged 3-8 years old.

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Tania plays a Trick

13th May 2015

Written by Kanika G and narrated by Rob Griffiths

Tania does something wrong. I hope she feels bad for the naughty thing she's done.

A short story suitable for young children aged 2-5 years old.

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Georgia and the Dragon

29th April 2015

Written by Harry Oulton and narrated by Rob Griffiths

Georgia is scared of the dark. But her father’s cuddly toy helps her be brave and face her fears.

A short story suitable for young children aged 5-8 years old.

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Tania is a Spy

15th April 2015

Written by Kanika G and narrated by Rob Griffiths

Tania gets a pair of binoculars for her birthday. What starts out as fun spying expedition, has a very exciting outcome.

A short story suitable for young children aged 4-7 years old.

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The Dragon Under the Stairs

1st April 2015

Written by Emma Laybourn and narrated by Rob Griffiths

Its cold in Custard Castle, but can they wake the dragon they keep for lighting fires?

A short story suitable for toddlers and young children aged 3-6 years old.

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