Sharing Stories

We're here to keep everyone entertained!

Click on the videos below for stories read by their brilliant authors or draw along with some best-selling illustrators. We'll be adding more as time goes on. Image above by Sarah McIntyre.

Bog Baby by Jeanne Willis

When two small sisters go fishing to the magic pond, they find something much better than a frog or a newt. Illustrated by Gwen Millward and published by Puffin.

Princess Daisy and the Dragon by Steven Lenton

When a truly terrifying sound wakes the inhabitants of a fairytale kingdom, clever Princess Daisy soon figures out the problem but her father the King just won’t listen. (Published by Nosy Crow)

Rob Biddulph's Gregosaurus

Learn from Rob how to draw a Gregosaurus and buy Sunk! here.

Odd Dog Out by Rob Biddulph

It’s lonely being the odd dog out, so she packs her case and travels around the world to try to find her place in it. (Published by HarperCollins Childrens.)

Grumpycorn by Sarah McIntyre

Draw along with the brilliant author and illustrator Sarah McIntyre. (Published by Scholastic.)

Draw a Ladybird with Lydia Monks

The illustrator of many Julia Donaldson books shows you how to draw everyone’s favourite crime-busting ladybird. (Published by Macmillan Children's Books.)

Shifty McGifty and Slippery Sam read by Tracey Corderoy

Shifty McGifty and Slippery Sam, the world's most useless burglars, discover that crime doesn't pay but cupcakes certainly do! Illustrated by Steven Lenton and published by Nosy Crow.

Philip Ardagh draws Bunnies on the Bus

The bunnies have taken over the bus and they’re on a wild ride across the streets of Sunnytown! Ilustrated by Ben Mantle and published by Walker Books.

Timothy Knapman reads Sir Dancealot

There’s not a fearsome foe Sir Dancealot can’t defeat - until a dragon arrives at the castle gates demanding a dance-off. Illustrated by Keith Robinson and published by Bloomsbury.