Storynory - Stories for Kids

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Noor chauhan
 Jan 5, 2021
Storynory has entertained me a lot! 😊 I especially like the Wicked Uncle stories, Gilgamesh stories, Austropup Stories & Katie the witch stories Keep up the good work ! ☺️

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 Aug 16, 2020
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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 :)

Description

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
Herodotus - the Pyramids
616
The ancient Pyramids of Egypt were built 4,500 years ago. The ancient Greek Herodotus tells us how they were built - and mentions some projects that he thinks are even more amazing. Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 17, 2021
Winter Time
88
A frosty but cosy winter scene set in a poem by Robert Louis Stevenson Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 01, 2021
Away in a manger
78
Merry Christmas! A cute version of traditional Christmas Carol, sung by Jana Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 24, 2020
The Nosy Neighbour
416
Happy Hanukkah! A little history of the Jewish Celebration of Lights, and a story that features lots of festive food. Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 12, 2020
Katie and the Magical Deer
1304
Katie finds a deer with golden antlers in her garden. He seems very friendly. How did he get there? Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 03, 2020
Song of a Dream
126
Happy Diwali! Song of a Dream’, a charming poem by the Indian Poetess, Sarojini Naidu, whom Mahatma Gandhi called the "Indian Nightingale" Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 14, 2020
The Strangest Flight
1625
Mum's birthday is on Halloween. The family is flying to New York to celebrate, but the plane they board is not at all what they are expecting - it is luxurious, old fashioned, and rather strange. Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 30, 2020
The Wild Swans at Coole
264
Have you heard the "bell-beat" of swans wings as they fly over the water? This poem by WB Yeats evokes that sound as well as the autumn months. Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 07, 2020
Solomon Takes a Walk
1040
Katie the Ordinary Witch is back with a super-funny story about her magical cat Solomon who is both big-headed and thin-skinned. He has gone missing. What can he possibily be up to? Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 25, 2020
Herodotus: The Egyptians and the Greeks
956
Egyptian Pharaoh Amasis made friends with powerful Greeks of his time. We include a famous story about the Greek ruler, Polycrates of Samos, and his golden ring. Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 14, 2020
Astropup and the Seven Mountains of Genius Part 2
1214
In part two of our space adventure, Astropup puts on the Virtual Reality Goggles and climbs the seventh mountain of Genius which is dedicated to food. Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 04, 2020
Robot Competition Answers
939
Here they are! The three winners to our 'How to Spot a Robot' Competition, and we read out all of your replies. Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 28, 2020
Astropup and the Seven Mountains of Genius
1333
Astropup is Back! The Parrot normally disdains video games, but when he hears about one called The Seven Mountains of Genius he tries it and is soon hooked. Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 18, 2020
Undercover Robot Competition
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Storynory Competition! Win a signed copy of Bertie's new book, Undercover Robot.  "If there was a super-intelligent and life-like robot in your class at school, what do you think would be the tell-tale sign that he/she was not human?"  Send us your answer in a couple of sentences to @storynory on Twitter/FB or comp@storynory.com by August 7th 2020.  Get thinking!  Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 19, 2020
Prince Bertie and the Dragon
1192
This classic Storynory read by Natasha has be restored with music and sound effects. Sadie the Swan, who lives on the pond with Bertie, has been dying to know just how Bertie and Beatrice met and fell in love. We now reveal the secret of how Bertie fought a Welsh dragon to win the hand of Beatrice. Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 10, 2020
Undercover Robot Interview
395
A new book by Bertie and his friend David Edmonds! If super-high-tech android Dotty can spend a year passing as a twelve-year-old schoolgirl, she could win a multi-million-pound prize. It's available now on amazon.co.uk! David and Bertie explain what it's all about. Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 01, 2020
Herodotus: The Sacred Animals of Ancient Egypt
480
Herodotus tells us that ancient Egyptians worshiped cows and bulls. How and why did they do that? Bertie investigates... Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 25, 2020
Hush Little Baby
229
Fall asleep to a a soothing Lulla-lulla-lullaby sung by Jana Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 15, 2020
Gilgamesh Part 6 - the Plant of Immortaliy
685
Gilgamesh has travelled across the world in search of immortality. Finally he picks a plant from the bottom of the ocean that gives everlasting youth - but a thief is not far away. Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 08, 2020
In Early May
108
A delightful poem to celebrate the start of May written by the Canadian poet, Bliss Carman, and read by Jana in honour of her mother whose birthday is May 1st. Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May 01, 2020
The Spy Who Never Was Part Two
1371
Was Uncle Jeff ever a spy? The kids and mum have their suspicions. In this second part of our spy story, Uncle Jeff reveals the truth about his trip to Moscow in his youth. Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 21, 2020
The Spy Who Never Was
881
Suspense and intrigue with Storynory's Wicked Uncle Jeff. The family are convinced that he  is secretly a spy. The first of two parts... the second part coming very soon ! Dedicated to Henry in New York City.  Bertie says The idea for this story was inspired by Richard's own electric Skateboard - and you can see him riding his skateboard and reciting poetry on his YouTube channel, YouTube channel, Sk8oetry Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 13, 2020
Don't Worry Little Crab
180
Don't Worry Little Crab by Chris Haughton. Little Crab and Very Big Crab live in a tiny rock pool near the sea. Today they’re going for a dip in the big ocean. “This is going to be so great,” says Little Crab, splish-splashing and squelch-squelching along, all the way to the very edge. Then comes a first glance down at the waves. WHOOSH! Maybe it’s better if they don’t go in?  A Storynory Picture Book Recommendation Sponsored by Candlewick Press Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 10, 2020
The Monkey Who Loved Chocolate
881
When Theo the monkey tastes chocolate for the first time, he goes crazy for it. He breaks out of the zoo and goes on smash and grab raids across the town. Will there be any chocolate left for Easter? This chocolate-crazed story should get you in the mood for an Easter-egg hunt. Look out for a surprise-guest appearance from a famous fluffy animal dear to the hearts of chocolate-lovers everywhere. We've remixed this classic Storynory with new music and sound FX   Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr 09, 2020
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: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
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: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
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: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
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: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar 15, 2020
The Commune of Cats
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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: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
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: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
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: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
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: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
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: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb 03, 2020
The Swing
66
A soaring poem by Robert Loius Stevenson that captures the joy of childhood. Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
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: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
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: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
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: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
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: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 11, 2019
The Moon - Poem
71
An atmospheric nightime poem by Robert Louis Stevenson who also wrote Treasure Island. Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 08, 2019
Gilgamesh Part 3 - the Bull of Heaven
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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: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
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: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
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: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
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: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
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: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
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: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 18, 2019
Pet Writing Competition Results Part 2
824
More winners from our Pet Writing competition with stories from all over the world about your very special pets. Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 15, 2019
Pet Writing Competition Results Part 1
1159
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: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 09, 2019
Gods of Ancient Egypt
594
Herodotus often wrote about the Egyptian gods under Greek names. He thought the Egyptian gods were more or less the same as the Greek ones. Was he right? Support the show: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 01, 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: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
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: https://www.patreon.com/Storynory See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 15, 2019