Eric the dolphin loved to play with his two sisters but he often got into trouble. One day he got a playful, wriggly sort of feeling in his stomach and thought it was just the sort of day for some mischief. He swam off to the giant squid’s garden to look for sea slugs. The giant squid was very bad tempered and didn’t like dolphins in his garden. What will happen to Eric?
A story about a little boy named Jack. Jack is on his way to the market to sell their last cow when he meets someone who offers him magic beans as a trade. Jack happily takes the beans and runs home to show his mother. She is not very happy.
One day a little girl was taking a walk through the woods when she came to a house. She knocked on the door but no one was home so she went inside to look around. She found some food, some chairs, and a few beds. What would happen when the owners of the house came home and found her in their home?
It was a quiet, peaceful morning in the jungle until a loud noise rattled the tree tops and shook the ground. Was it an earthquake? No, it wasn’t. Poor elephant has a cold so his friends gather around to try and help him feel better.
Felix the Dinosaur was the smallest dinosaur in his herd but he could run very fast. Everyone was always saying “slow down, Felix!” But he never listened. One day, Felix’s speed finally helped the herd and they never asked him to slow down again.
Buster Bunny and his friends are having a dress up day at school. Their teacher has brought costumes for them to dress up as people who lived a long time ago. They need to choose a costume and then make something to share with the class. They’re all excited to get started.
Buster Bunny loves to read and now his teacher has asked him to write a story. He is excited to get started but he can’t think of anything to write about. He grabs his notebook and heads out with his friends to look for ideas.
Sheryl is preparing for a round the world trip this week and her gear is already on a boat somewhere in the pacific, so Marlena is filling in to share a story called “The Two Rabbits.” Marlena talks pretty fast so you might have to listen closely, and just in case this new speed makes it harder for you to relax, we’ve included some quiet music at the end.
The lazy giant is very mean and lazy and no one wants to work for him. One day he finds some children and carries them to his castle so they can serve him and take care of him. The children do everything for the mean, lazy giant until one rainy day.
About Sleep Tight Stories
Sleep Tight Stories brings you new and captivating bedtime stories every week. The stories range from retellings of fairy tales, folk stories, classic Canadian works, and original stories written by guest authors. Each episode is usually less than 20 minutes long and suitable for kids of all ages.
Sleep Tight Stories is produced by Sheryl and Clark MacLeod.