Storynory - Stories for Kids

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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
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? 

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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. 

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Aug 10, 2019
Astropup's Space Tourist
1170

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

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Aug 02, 2019
The Grateful Crane
444

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.

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Jul 29, 2019
The 1001 Nights Intro
911
Jul 25, 2019
Song Old MacDonald Had a Farm
129

A rocky version of the most famous song ever sung.

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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!"

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Jul 15, 2019
Astropup in Gone with the Wind
725
<p>We continue our Love Story in Space.&nbsp; The Parrot and Astropup have plucked a&nbsp; red rose from the Planet of the Cows for the Parrot to give to his beloved, Polly.&nbsp; Unfortunately the bulls who guard the sacred rose have a very blustery response.&nbsp;</p><p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/J7h3YRZ_NIM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 10, 2019
Astropup and the Sacred Rose
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<p>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.</p><p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/0ofYGdcYqds" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
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.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/S49fZKTJ1JI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
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.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/M9D_p57SluY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 05, 2019
Bonnie Prince Charlie
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History: The true story of Bonnie Prince Charlie, a hero of Scotland, who led a rebellion against the English in 1745.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/NunqZAyljT8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 19, 2019
The Sky Boat Song
181
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!<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/tvjElFJy_V8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 05, 2019
6, Herodotus, As Rich As Croesus
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Croesus ruled Lydia from 560 to 546 BC. He was famed for his wealth, and still is to this day. The wise Athenian, Solon, visited him. The story has a moral - do not boast of your fortune or the gods may take you down.

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Mar 13, 2019
Lapis and the Ghost Cats Part 2
1037
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 !<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/bs_obG7NZ5w" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
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<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/eipSqIEG4GI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 19, 2019
The Red Bandits of Montgomery
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A story from Wales that is a little like Rumplestiltskin<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/Ovul1vhakTI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
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 ! Dedicated to Penny who supports us on Patreon.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/TdmGn9HYRGk" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 04, 2019
Ancient Babylon
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The largest and most splendid city in the ancient world was captured by King Cyrus of Persia in 539 BC. The story is entwined with the history of the Jews in the Bible who were exiled to the rivers of Babylon.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/0XuEG7_ozs0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 22, 2019
Solveig’s Song
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<p>The haunting song from our Peer Gynt series - based on the music of Edvard Grieg - the Norwegian composer. Please support us on Patreon https://www.patreon.com/Storynory</p><p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/CVmnBiQTxhQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
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.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/loHH_tnlwSE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
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<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/MHX9Qy0ndrA" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 04, 2019
New Year Song: Auld Lang Syne
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Happy New Year Everyone! - Jana sings a magical version of the Scottish Anthem - Auld Lang Syne<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/Tz4Ze4Vqt0A" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 31, 2018
3 – Peer Gynt. The Bøyg
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<p>How can Peer not be himself? The B&oslash;yg speaks to Peer in Riddles. Featuring Solveig's song sung by Jana.</p><p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/HYqKCqNpZkc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 29, 2018
2 – Peer Gynt. In The Hall of the Mountain King
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Peer Gynt, a poor boy with big dreams, has run away to the mountains. He meets a green lady who introduces him to the Mountain King of the Trolls.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/PqNlubtEKno" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 27, 2018
1 – Peer Gynt. The Magic Reindeer Ride
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The famous Norwegian fairy tale that includes trolls and flying reindeer ! Peer Gynt is a storyteller - his mother calls him a fibber - but his tales are spellbinding and hilarious.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/A5a_0Nj2-4k" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 24, 2018
Christmas Carol ~ Silent Night
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Jana and Amarni sing this Christmas Waltz in duo. Our gentle and lovely version of Silent Night.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/DH669vxzg9A" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 14, 2018
The Two Witch Cats
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A welsh story about a magician who catches thieves.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/OVkTGYQwgBw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 04, 2018
Taffy Morgan’s Harp
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An amusing Welsh story about a lad who thinks he is a musical genius - but few agree.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/33nJsiNrw38" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 27, 2018
Song ~ Baa Baa Black Sheep
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<p>Not just for little kids! Jana sings this famous rhyme so sweetly we think all ages will feel soothed and un-jangled by it.</p><p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/v1PiIojpbSc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 22, 2018
The Cretan Bull
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Bertie is on the Greek Island of Crete and relates two famous legends from the time of King Minos - and how they blend into History in the writing of Herodotus.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/6Jm7m9OuNeM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 11, 2018
Lapis and the Stolen Statue Part Two
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Amon the Egyptian priest has been arrested for stealing a stolen statue. His cats Lapis and Cleo travel up the River Nile to prove his innocence.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/lGwnXZ6ShBE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 29, 2018
Katie’s Grandma at School
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<p>In time for Halloween, Katie's Grandma is 100 years old ! She tells Katie the story of how she went to an English boarding school back in the 1930s and made a best friend from the USA, Amy.</p><p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/huLXuN3zcB8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 21, 2018
Song: How doth the Crocodile?
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Lovely Jana sings a mystical and up tempo song based on the crazy poem by Lewis Carroll - How Doth the Crocodile? - a thank you to Olivia for supporting us on Patreon<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/Ke2MIUShIWM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 06, 2018
The World’s Oldest Religion
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<p>Zoroastrianism is the ancient religion of the Persians and it is still practiced to this day. It has influenced many of our own beliefs, even if we don't realise it ! We continue our retelling of the histories of Herodotus from Ancient Greece.</p><p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/nNnquYYjE-g" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 23, 2018
Lapis and the Stolen Statue Part 1
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Lapis and Cleo are shocked when their master, Amon the Priest, is arrested on charges of stealing a scared statue. Another story from Ancient Egypt !<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/ChxfC6wBlR0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 11, 2018
Jana’s Studio ~ Ice Cream Interview
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<p>Does your mouth start watering when you think of your most scrumptious tasting ice cream? Then listen on! Jana has a delightful chat with Lewis Alfonso, an Italian gelato maker, and finds out fascinating &amp; delicious facts. One is never too old for ice cream!</p><p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/Xqb2FoNFOfQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 27, 2018
Young Cyrus
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A poor young Persian boy is a natural leader. In a game, his friends choose him to play their king. He gets into trouble when he orders the son of an aristocrat to be punished.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/IUvwdMXACto" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 19, 2018
Wicked Uncle and the Scottish Shark
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Is it safe to go in the Scottish Loch? Uncle Jeff takes the kids on a kayaking holiday. There are no sharks in Scotland, right?<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/vVwA5aX1KCE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 01, 2018
Jana’s Studio: Interview with Richard Scott
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<p>Jana catches up with Richard Scott, our narrator best known for his voice for Astropup, the space travelling hound. Listen to this hilarious chit chat to find out some inside secrets, favourite sonnets and shared tongue twisters!</p><p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/71Ri4dqIspc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 26, 2018
Astropup and the Parrot in Love
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The Parrot is looking for a wife. He finds a suitable parrot who lives on the planet Lizardia - but unfortunately he is suffering from a bad cold and is unusually short of words.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/erWsfPRAkt0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 17, 2018
7, King Croesus and the Oracle of Delphi
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The oracle predicts that if Croesus goes to war against the Persians, he will defeat a great empire. Her advice seems clear enough, is it?<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/4Wi8OUVGQsI" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 10, 2018
Song ~ Fish Alive
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Jana sings this traditional song with an upbeat feel.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/98iBsnCUFqs" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 26, 2018
Lapis: Sister Friends
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Lapis, the Egyptian cat, has to share her home with another cat. She is not pleased.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/f1qaFMfJXAg" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 19, 2018
Lapis the Egyptian Cat
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Introducing a new catty character with magical powers that do not always work as they are supposed to do.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/O_dg2iJKwA8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 25, 2018
Why do we have fears? Interview
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Are you scared of the dark? Of Spiders? Of Dogs? Jana explores why we have fears, and why sometimes, our fears are too strong for our own good - and become phobias. She speaks to Andrew West, a psychiatrist who works with children and young people.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/OCyOQMiWvyk" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 01, 2018
The Son of Croesus
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Herodotus 7. The anger of the gods is coming for Croesus, after he boasted of being the richest and happiest person in the world.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/OUMO87P05vo" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 25, 2018
The Old Woman Who Lost Her Dumpling
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<p>A story from Japan that will make you laugh, featuring a funny old woman, a Jizo and some Oni with giant appetites.</p><p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/x8ziV_XdJrc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 10, 2018
Wicked Uncle’s April Fool Mystery
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<p>Grandma believes in supernatural goings-on around the house, and it drives Dad CRAZY! Then peculiar things start to happen to him. Magic? Or an April Fool trick? Can you solve the mystery?</p><p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/KnWfE4542u0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mar 27, 2018
Fear
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Emily is 12 years old. She is enjoying her independence, walking to school with her best friend Heidi. But she has one big fear in her life. What is it?<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/sYCUyAhnvMY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mar 11, 2018
Jana’s Studio : I Spy With My Little Eye – A Look into our Eyes
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<p>Jana meets Paul Kinnear, an ophthalmologist (a doctor specialising in eyes), to learn about our eyes and how we can keep them healthy. Paul also shares a couple of eye jokes and his favourite eye poem !</p><p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/nEPowYp4bQA" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mar 07, 2018
Astropup in the Virtual Reality World
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<p>Astropup, and the Parrot try on some Virtual Reality glasses that make space travel totally blissful. But danger lurks. Kindly sponsored by RXBAR Kids rxbar.com/storynory</p><p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/JcW_gtguKB0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 27, 2018
Finette Part Two
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Finette and Yvon arrive in Brittany and Kerver Castle. Finette fears that Yvon will forget all about her and their love. Is that possible ?<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/YvHI6WkHld8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 25, 2018
Finette Part One
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Finette loves bright clothes and golden jewellery. In particular she wears a necklace made of golden bullets. She is trapped in the service of a giant. One day a new stable boy, Yvon, starts work for the giant. Soon Yvon has to complete some impossible tasks. Only Finette can help him. A story from Brittany in France.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/z9yNk9zH2Xw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 20, 2018
5, Herodotus , The Battle of the Eclipse
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Ancient people thought that the Sun and the Moon were gods - didn't they? Or were there some people alive two and half thousand years ago who were more scientific?<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/2O7AfIs888U" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 16, 2018
The Goblin Spider
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A creepy-crawly story from Japan about a Samurai who must stay the night in a temple haunted by a giant Goblin-Spider<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/2wO8MUj1i24" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Feb 03, 2018
The Pot of Broth
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A cunning old soldier has a "magical" stone that can make a pot of broth - although it could taste better with the help of Sibby Connelly's Chicken - adapted from a play by WB Yeats<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/uAhh6QlxFUo" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 22, 2018
Jana’s Studio – Million Dollar Ideas
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<p>Jana's new factual programme interviews Jeremy Howell of BBC TV about Million Dollar Ideas - those everyday objects around your house that somebody invented and which made millions of $$$$$$$$!</p><p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/6BEwwgM94S4" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 19, 2018
Song – Five Little Ducks
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It's the classic preschool song - but we've changed it around a little. Ours is a folky version with sweet singing by Jana - a slightly different tune and a different ending. All ages might enjoy it !<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/fdDY8nxis8Q" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 15, 2018
Elfie and the Elf’s Adventure – Competition Winner
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A short and sweet story - the final winner in our best or worst ever present writing competition. A little girl wants a puppy, but Santa say No - it's not safe to deliver puppies.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/e0rxVrAjSNE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 15, 2018
Last Christmas Together
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Veena's best friend is a boy at the local orphanage. She is sad because her family are moving to another town, and she will never see him again. A winner in our best / worst present ever competition.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/V4WjKsAQNXc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 12, 2018
The Prehistoric Christmas Present – Competition Winner
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Way back in time, a boy receives a pet as a present - but his mother says he can't keep it because it will grow, and grow and grow - one of the winners in our "best and worst" present competition .<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/273K0z_reGE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 10, 2018
Jim’s Tree Hut – A Competition Winner
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The first of four winners from our Christmas Writing Competition - Jim is a monkey who lives in New Zealand - he has a very special idea for how to spend Christmas with his friends.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/ExauqUSCdQk" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 09, 2018
4, Herodotus, the Burnt Temple
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King Alyattes of Lydia is at war with the Greek city of Miletus. His soldiers accidentally burn down a temple of Athena. Alyattes falls ill. Coincidence? Or the curse of the Greek Goddess?<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/yFS5iQrAyyc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jan 06, 2018
Katie and the Forgetfulness Spell
1082
<p>Katie makes a New Year wish that everybody could simply forget that she's a witch because she longs for everyone to treat her is if she was "ordinary."</p><p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/OtSdLLkVm4Y" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 30, 2017
05, Uncle Christmas – The Great Christmas Delivery
630
<p>Finally Uncle Christmas has his wish - he is delivering the presents this year - what could possibly go wrong?</p><p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/kZcEI7c9oRE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 25, 2017
4, Uncle Christmas – The Christmas Kid Invasion
566
Uncle Christmas is in charge of the presents this year. He decides to change the way things are done and invites 100 kids to try out the toys at the secret hideaway - much to the annoyance of the elves<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/UU2EmFToHEE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 24, 2017
The Night Before Christmas
360
The classic Christmas poem with festive music<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/aGLWTjJR_aU" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 24, 2017
3, Uncle Christmas – the Great Christmas Race
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<p>Uncle Christmas races his brother, Father Christmas, to see who will deliver the presents this year.</p><p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/o4LxEzXSOHk" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 10, 2017
2, Uncle Christmas – The Christmas Hideaway
648
Father Christmas is on holiday in California. His motor-trike, guitar-loving younger brother, sneaks over to Scandinavia to see how the toy business works.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/pQOZrVc4bxU" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Dec 03, 2017
2, Herodotus, Arion and the Dolphin
677
The remarkable story of a dolphin saving a man - but is it true?<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/xjs1rKrjVQ8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 30, 2017
1, Uncle Christmas
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Uncle Christmas is the younger brother of Father Christmas, otherwise known as Santa. He rides a motor trike, plays the guitar, and lives near Venice Beach. His life seems perfect, but there is one thing missing. He wants to help his older brother deliver the presents.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/TQGzuq8KR4A" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 26, 2017
Jana’s Studio : Interview with Bertie
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<p>A special Interview by Storynory's editor, Jana Elizabeth, with Bertie, the writer of our stories. They talk about our new Herodotus series and what else is coming up on Storynory.</p><p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/Yah8QzGoyhQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 24, 2017
Katie and the Stray Dog
1344
Katie helps an injured dog and invites him to stay in the house - but her magical and mischievous cat, Solomon, is not happy about her decision - and makes life difficult for the poor mutt !<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/AtpoqBs33Fw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 13, 2017
The Oak and the Reed
206
Aesop's fable of the mighty oak and the slender reed is told in verse.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/rVHicgJcg5w" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 06, 2017
Christmas 2017 Writing Competition
109
Write a story about the best or the worst present ever. We will pick three winning stories and read them on Storynory. The first prize includes a $50 voucher for Wicked Uncle, the home of brilliant presents.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/GKCgblZhiMY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Nov 02, 2017
Birdy’s Halloween
519
Jake goes trick-treating with a real Tudor ghost from Hampton Court Palace where Henry VIII lived.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/UMwwPiQTfG8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 30, 2017
Witches Fly Song for Halloween
174
Tap your feet to this spooky and silly song for Halloween<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/SRS0_1hxjV8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 26, 2017
Halloween at the castle
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An Irish tale for Halloween sometimes known as Jamie Freel and the Young Lady. This story is both spooky and sweet - but perhaps not for small children as there is a quite sad and heavy passage towards the end - before the happy ending.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/Lf5DbtdMewM" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 17, 2017
Birdy’s Lost and Found
390
Dad probably does not believe that Birdy can talk - after all he is just a crow - and yet he does seem rather clever and useful.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/kxl2wWPlzP0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 11, 2017
Birdy’s History
281
Jake has befriended a crow that he calls Birdy. Birdy tells Jake about some history which he has seen for himself in his very long life.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/4VHkIajzjnY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 08, 2017
Birdy and the Boy
334
A boy makes friends with a talking bird who has many secrets.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/cYmv79lsa2g" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Oct 03, 2017
London Bridge – Song
147
London Bridge is falling down, My Fair Lady. Music for kids. We've taken this traditional song and given it a funky beat.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/BPOtDohURMk" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 19, 2017
Katie and the Mind Reader
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Katie's best friend Isis has developed a technique for reading minds - will this ability help her in life?<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/55BhOLzLoNE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 12, 2017
Princess Golden
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A French fairytale in which a king sends a messenger to woo a princess on his behalf. Avenant (the messenger) is helped on the way by a carp, an owl and a crow.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/ggbsWb5bokU" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Sep 04, 2017
Let’s go to the beach – song
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A happy song to remember the summer by with lovely singing from Storynory's Jana<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/7aNRE3aNixE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 27, 2017
The Dog and the Elephant
326
A story from India that shows how friendship is more important than fine food and living the high-life.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/VYmjMLse4rk" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 22, 2017
Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star – Song
148
The traditional tune is sung by Jana Elizabeth for Storynory in this cheerful and upbeat version with a hint of hip-hop.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/BpvFASMFqjQ" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Aug 13, 2017
Wicked Uncle and the Smuggled Cat
1424
<p>Uncle Jeff and the family spend the summer on a Greek Island where they adopt a hungry cat - but what to do with this rare friend when it is time to head home?</p><p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/1qv-DT-fTdk" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 26, 2017
My Shadow
93
A short and sweet poem about a shadow that follows a child around all day - but who likes to stay in bed before the sun is up. By ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/NhCLOBObPC0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 22, 2017
The Evil Mouse
1201
An old French story about an evil mouse who orders a young girl to play with fire.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/I7L-2pJ-jnk" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jul 08, 2017
The Boy Who Loved to Draw Cats
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A boy is training to be a zen monk in Japan. Life in the monastery is hard. There is one thing he loves to do - and it is not to study or work in the garden.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/blvhnwHgnPY" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 27, 2017
The Ugly Boatman
493
A story from Vietnam about a fisherman who plays a bamboo flute - if only his face was as beautiful as his music !<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/1PFTP0PhpaA" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 21, 2017
Astropup and the Best Hotdog in the Universe
1208
<p>Food is running low on board the spaceship carrying our heroes. The parrot takes them in search of the best hotdog in the Universe.</p><p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/a8YE1gz5XQ0" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 14, 2017
The Three Dogs
835
A boy sets out with three loyal dogs and they slay a dragon on their way. Watch out for twists and turns in the story!<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/2oANzpb_Q8Q" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Jun 05, 2017
The Riddling Knight
267
An ancient story sung in a ballad that mixes riddles and romance. Richard and Jana sing a duet -with Richard taking the part of a Knight and Jana the part of Nelly.<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/dnRo2FAKelw" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 22, 2017
The Wind and the Moon
282
A gusty poem by the Scottish writer, George MacDonald. The wind is trying to bully the moon - can he succeed?<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/_ifOITglHPE" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
May 03, 2017
How Love and Peace Came To the Woods
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<p>This ancient story by Aesop is brought up to date. The moral remains the same - when somebody tells you of their love and friendship, remember to judge them by their deeds, not their words.</p><p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/5FoRsGzlkTo" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 22, 2017
Hiawatha’s Childhood
361
<p>Hiawatha learns Native American legends from his grandmother Nokomis.</p><p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/PlZWbVXe7gc" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Apr 12, 2017
Bertie and Beatrice’s Dreams Part 2
851
We continue the story of Bertie and Beatrice's dreams. Beatrice has called off the wedding, left the palace, and gone to live in the town and look for a job. How will the ex-princess get on in the "real world"?<p><a href="https://www.patreon.com/Storynory" rel="payment">Support the show.</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/Storynory/~4/C5awL8CVOq8" height="1" width="1" alt=""/>
Mar 30, 2017