The wind and the rain were hollering and blowing about the world and the bright sunshine broke through to silence them. The sunshine began to tell them a most beautiful story about the golden Swan of Fortune whose gifts to people were as kind and generous as Spring is to the wintery world. Hear for yourself her sunny tale unfold.
Little Bird is back again with a perfect story for Mother’s Day. Asking question after question about growing up, he can’t seem to settle down for bedtime. Thankfully, his wise Mother knows that a good story will do the trick and soon Little Bird is off to the land of dreams.
Here is a tale of fantasy that tells of a little girl who travels on a journey to the ends of the earth to find her seven lost brothers who were each changed into ravens, by an accidental spell. Hear how she manages to find them, in this imaginative story by the Brothers Grimm.
Hello to all our listeners, it has been awhile since our last podcast, and we just wanted to let you know a new story is on its way. In the meantime, please visit The Story Home.com website and explore our library of over 100 stories. Classics such as “Beauty and the Beast”, “Jack in the Beanstalk”, and many originals stories by your storyteller, Alan. So far, we have been happy to offer over 2.5 million free story downloads to families, libraries and schools, but now we are asking for your support to keep our doors open. You can purchase The Story Home iPhone and iPad app, or purchase our stories on the website.
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Clyde the guard mouse, guarded Buckingham Palace. He was proud and happy with his duties for the Queen, keeping small creatures from creeping through the openings in the Palace wall. One day, his cousins from New York City came to visit, and asked him to take them on the Grand whirlwind tour of London, which he did. Listen to this wonderful classic Don Freeman story and hear a mouse’s eye view of London, along with a few very interesting surprises!
Special thanks to Radhika Miller for her beautiful music.
NOTE: The Free excerpt is 3:22 minutes long. When you purchase and download the full story it is 8:47 minutes long.
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