Storynory - Stories for Kids

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Subscribers: 830
Reviews: 2

Vaani
 Dec 1, 2019
This is a dumb podcast! I hate it it's such a rude boring dum podcast!!!👿😣😠😡😾

Gwen Giudici
 Jul 22, 2018
The whole family enjoys Story Nory - entertaining & educational. Very good story readers. We also really got into riddles thanks to their FB page :)

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Storynory is the first and most loved story podcast. We've been around since 2005 and kids have grown up with us. We are both educational and entertaining. We offer a mixture of original stories and myths from around the world. All our stories are brilliantly read by professional actors. So listen in - and enjoy our audio!

Episode Date
Frère Jacques
196
A haunting and rather different version of the famous french song. You haven't heard it quite like this before! Support the show.
Apr 05, 2020
Herodotus - the Animals of Ancient Egypt
346
Herodotus tells about Crocodiles, Hippos, flying snakes, the Ibis, and the Phoenix Support the show.
Mar 25, 2020
Spring the Sweet Spring
194
Dedicated to Miller David in NY  Richard's Sk8oetry YouTube Channel Sk8oetry https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCX9AFktmYu9Q5rycs8lEuyg By Thomas Nash Spring, the sweet spring, is the year’s pleasant king, Then blooms each thing, then maids dance in a ring, Cold doth not sting, the pretty birds do sing:       Cuckoo, jug-jug, pu-we, to-witta-woo! The palm and may make country houses gay, Lambs frisk and play, the shepherds pipe all day, And we hear aye birds tune this merry lay:       Cuckoo, jug-jug, pu-we, to-witta-woo! The fields breathe sweet, the daisies kiss our feet, Young lovers meet, old wives a-sunning sit, In every street these tunes our ears do greet:       Cuckoo, jug-jug, pu-we, to witta-woo!             Spring, the sweet spring! Support the show.
Mar 23, 2020
Gilgamesh Part 5 - The Flood
768
Gilgamesh is searching for the secret of Immortality. He visits Utnapishtim the Far Away who tells him how he survived the Great Flood when the gods decided to destroy humankind. Support the show.
Mar 15, 2020
The Commune of Cats
1717
A fiery, catty, fairy tale about a sweet girl who goes to live in a mansion once owned by a princess, and now owned by a commune of cats. The mysterious cat comrade Gatsby is in charge - but who is he really? And how will our heroine, Lizzie fair when she works for the cats? Support the show.
Feb 27, 2020
The Space Programme
571
Subscribe to The Space Programme by searching for it wherever you're listening to this or by tapping here: https://podfollow.com/tsp The Space Programme is a brand new radio drama from the UK's children's radio station, Fun Kids. Listen to it wherever you get your podcasts and hear it first, 4:30pm every Friday on Fun Kids. Support the show.
Feb 21, 2020
The Witch Who Got into Trouble At School
871
An early katie story - reissued for your enjoyment. Katie has twice as much school work to do as all the other kids. She has to learn loads and loads of magic spells, as well as her written spelling, arithmetic, geography, french and history. She finds that it’s ever so tempting just to use a little bit of magic in her ordinary school exams. And that’s when her trouble begins. Support the show.
Feb 12, 2020
Astropup and the Teletransporter Part Two
753
We solve the mystery of the puzzling appearance of another Astropup in the teletransporter. Support the show.
Feb 10, 2020
Astropup and the Teletransporter Part 1
1130
Professor Perfect invites Astropup to visit the Cosmic Academy and see an incredible invention in action. Support the show.
Feb 03, 2020
The Swing
66
A soaring poem by Robert Loius Stevenson that captures the joy of childhood. Support the show.
Jan 22, 2020
Gilgamesh Part 4 - the journey
760
King Gilgamesh is stricken with grief by the death of his friend, Enkidu. He sets out on a journey to find the secret of immortality, and has to pass through a passage guarded by a man with the body of a scorpion. Support the show.
Jan 05, 2020
Jana's Studio: Keep Fit Interview
802
Jana finds out how young people can live a healthy lifestyle and keep fit safely - with Rodney Kenteby, personal fitness trainer, who gives us lots of sensible advice. Support the show.
Dec 28, 2019
Birdy and the Christmas Power Cut
1511
It's going to be a candle-lit Christmas for Jake and his family, because the electricity is not working. How will they cook Christmas Dinner? Jake's, best friend, a magical crow called Birdy has an idea. Support the show.
Dec 20, 2019
The Moon Song
140
Jana sings the mysterious Moon Song, based on the poem by Robert Louis Stevenson (read recently by Richard) with original music by Bertie. Support the show.
Dec 11, 2019
The Moon - Poem
71
An atmospheric nightime poem by Robert Louis Stevenson who also wrote Treasure Island. Support the show.
Dec 08, 2019
Gilgamesh Part 3 - the Bull of Heaven
823
The epic from Mesopotamia continues. Gilgamesh refuses to marry the goddess Ishtar. She seeks revenge by sending the Bull of Heaven to trample Gilgamesh and his friend Enkidu. Support the show.
Nov 30, 2019
Gilgamesh Part Two - Humbaba
1006
Gilgamesh, king of Urkuk, and his adopted brother, the wildman Enkidu, travel to Lebanon to fight the dragon, Humbaba. Adapted from the myth from ancient Mesopotamia. Support the show.
Nov 22, 2019
Gilgamesh - A Myth from Mesopotamia - Part 1
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This is one of the oldest stories in the world. It’s hero is a great king, warrior, and strongman called Gilgamesh who wanted to discover the secret of immortality, or living forever.  He formed a strong bond with wildman called Enkidu. Support the show.
Nov 15, 2019
Six Honest Serving Men
94
Six Honest Serving Men is a short poem by Rudyard Kipling. It's a little puzzling and we wonder what it means. What do you think? Support the show.
Nov 06, 2019
Halloween Ghosts at Hampton Court Palace
1903
An EXTRA SPOOKY episode. History meets Halloween at Hampton Court when Jana goes on a Ghost tour of King Henry VIII's Palace and hears some very spooky stories. Support the show.
Oct 25, 2019
Birdy and the Seagulls
1083
Jake's best friend is a crow called Birdy who can talk - but nobody else in Jake's life has heard Birdy speak. Some seagulls have nested on Jake's roof and are bothering the workmen on the roof. Birdy comes to help Support the show.
Oct 18, 2019
Pet Writing Competition Results Part 2
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More winners from our Pet Writing competition with stories from all over the world about your very special pets. Support the show.
Oct 15, 2019
Pet Writing Competition Results Part 1
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Our latest writing competition results are in !  Thank you to EVERYONE who sent us a story. They were all wonderful, and as ever, it was very hard to pick the winners. Jana presents Four winning stories in our Pet Writing Competition But that's not all !  Three more winning entries will follow shortly.  In this first batch we have four lovely stories by   Andrea Meneghini Bernadette Haines Saphira Walder Sophie Madeleine And we will be back soon with three more !  Support the show.
Oct 09, 2019
Wicked Uncle and Grandma's Skip
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Dad (Nigel) and the Kids go on Holiday to the Red Sea. Back home, cousin Jenny has come to stay with Grandma. Dad's holiday relaxation soon disappears into the African Sky as he starts to receive annoying text messages.  Read by Richard for Storynory and written by Bertie.  Support the show.
Sep 27, 2019
The Town Musicians of Bremen
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This amusing story by the Brothers Grimm is about four farm animals who believe they can earn a good living as musicians. But it isn't really by the sweetness of their barking, braying, mewing, and cockle-doodle-doing that gets their supper. Read by Natasha.  Visit Storynory https://www.storynory.com/the-town-musicians-of-breman/ . for the full text and original pictures by Bertie.    Support the show.
Sep 15, 2019
Herodotus - The River Nile
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Herodotus visited Egypt and devoted the Second Book of his Histories to its wonders. He called Egypt the "Gift of the Nile" and looked at varios theories about where its true source was, and why it flooded its banks every year. Support the show.
Sep 10, 2019
Pet Writing Competition
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Writing Competition !  Send us your TRUE story about your very Special Pet by 22nd September.  Entrants must be 16 years or younger -  mum and dad can help with spelling,  typing and grammar.  Include a photo or drawing of your pet if you can.  We will choose 5 stories and read them out on Storynory !  Send to comp@storynory.com.   Competition Groove by Jana and Bertie ! Support the show.
Sep 04, 2019
The Magician's Horse
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A boy makes friends with a white horse who has a very special talent - she can talk !  Support the show.
Sep 02, 2019
The Crow and Friends
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A story from ancient Indian in which A crow makes friends with three animals who are very different from himself and together they fend off dangers.  Support the show.
Aug 26, 2019
Jana's Studio Interview about Show Dogs
1008
Jana and Sophie talk to Anita Mitchell about her two show dogs (and much adored pets), Dolly and Mabel - a pair of gorgeous West Highland White Terriers who show at Crufts, the world's biggest dog show.  Support the show.
Aug 22, 2019
The Tiger Who Had No Manners
591
A crafty old mountain tiger in Korea is caught in a trap.  He is rescued by a buddhist monk.  How does he show his gratitude?  Support the show.
Aug 16, 2019
Astropup's Space Tourist Part Two
984
A laser gun fight on the moon breaks out after Luna's pet, Mr Muggles, runs off to join the cat people.  We continue adventure featuring Astropup, the Parrot, and Marlow who have taken a passenger on board, a teenage girl called Luna.  Support the show.
Aug 10, 2019
Astropup's Space Tourist
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A new adventure featuring Astropup who travels in space with a super-brainy Parrot and a human called Marlow.  In this story (which comes in two parts) the three friends go into business offering tours in space .The first customer is a girl called Luna who wants to walk on the moon on her 16th birthday.  The trouble begins when she brings along her pet cat, Mr Muggles.   Read by Richard Scott in the voice of Astropup and written by Bertie with Luna's voice by Jana.  Lots of original sound effects on music.   Full text at https:///wwww.storynory.com Support the show.
Aug 02, 2019
The Grateful Crane
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The crane, an elegant and beautiful bird, is considered to be auspicious in Japan. In this story, a poor farmer receives good fortune after he rescues a wounded crane. But unfortunately his curiosity gets the better of him, and his luck does not hold out. It's a short, rather sad, but beautiful story. Support the show.
Jul 29, 2019
The 1001 Nights Intro
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Jul 25, 2019
Song Old MacDonald Had a Farm
129
A rocky version of the most famous song ever sung. Support the show.
Jul 19, 2019
The Two Frogs and the Well
360
A tale by Aesop with a story, a poem, and a song. The moral is "Look before you leap!" Support the show.
Jul 15, 2019
Astropup in Gone with the Wind
725
We continue our Love Story in Space.  The Parrot and Astropup have plucked a  red rose from the Planet of the Cows for the Parrot to give to his beloved, Polly.  Unfortunately the bulls who guard the sacred rose have a very blustery response.  Support the show.
Jul 10, 2019
Astropup and the Sacred Rose
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A love story set in space, told by Astropup. The parrot plucks a sacred rose on a distant planet to give to his beloved Polly, and trouble breaks loose. Support the show.
Jun 30, 2019
Wicked Uncle and the Trolley Rage
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Mum is shopping for Vegan Haggis when she is confronted by a rival shopper who demands the last one. Only Uncle Jeff can sort out the feud that follows. Support the show.
Jun 19, 2019
Why the Back Door is Front
495
A traditional Welsh story about an old woman who is falsely accused of being a witch. Support the show.
Jun 05, 2019
Bonnie Prince Charlie
650
History: The true story of Bonnie Prince Charlie, a hero of Scotland, who led a rebellion against the English in 1745. Support the show.
May 19, 2019
The Sky Boat Song
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The romantic song about Scotland's Bonnie Prince Charlie who lead a rebellion against the English in 1745. Later he escaped back to France via the Isle of Sky helped by Flora MacDonald who dressed him up as her maid Betty! Support the show.
May 05, 2019
Lapis and the Ghost Cats Part 2
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A scarier story than usual - part two of Lapis and the Ghost Cats takes our feline heroes on a journey into the Land of the Dead to meet the ancient Egyptian gods, Osiris and Isis and Anubis. Lots of music and sound fx add to the spooky atmosphere ! Support the show.
Feb 27, 2019
Lapis and the Ghost Cats Part 1.
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Lapis, the ancient Egyptian Cat, and her friend Chloe come face to face with spooky ghost cats from the Land of the Dead Support the show.
Feb 19, 2019
The Red Bandits of Montgomery
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A story from Wales that is a little like Rumplestiltskin Support the show.
Feb 13, 2019
Chinese Year of the Pig
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2019 is the Chinese year of the Pig. We tell you a famous pig story to celebrate !  Support the show.
Feb 04, 2019
Solveig’s Song
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The haunting song from our Peer Gynt series - based on the music of Edvard Grieg  Support the show.
Jan 17, 2019
5 – Peer Gynt: The Button Maker
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Peer returns home after 20 years abroad. Will anyone remember him? He meets some strange beings who do in fact know who he is. Support the show.
Jan 08, 2019
4 – Peer Gynt: The Sahara Desert
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Peer travels to Egypt - meets the mysterious Anitra - and seeks the answer to the riddle of the Sphinx Support the show.
Jan 04, 2019