Story of the Week

Amazing tales to enjoy as a family. Daily at 5pm during Settle Petal.

Is there anything more magical than a great book? Each week we highlight a new kids' book as our Story of the Week. You can listen daily at 5pm, via the links in the list below, or anywhere, anytime with the Kinderling app!

A new book premieres each Thursday.

To celebrate Book Week we're giving one lucky person all 52 Story of the Week books from the past year to give to their daycare or preschool of choice. They'll also receive 7 of our favourite books to keep at home. Enter here!

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Hear our latest Stories Of The Week

We're Going on a Bear Hunt by Michael Rosen

We're going on a bear hunt.
We're going to catch a big one.
What a beautiful day!
We're not scared. So begins the award-winning children's book We're Going on a

Wrestle! by Maya Newell, Charlotte Mars and Gus Skattebol-James

Gus loves wrestling. When he grows up he wants to be just like his wrestling heroes, "big and tough, with really huge muscles". But his mums are concerned that Gus…

Where is the Green Sheep? by Mem Fox and Judy Horacek

Where is the Green Sheep? is an award-winning Aussie family favourite, featuring a bunch of fantastic sheep that will have your kids reading along in no time Award-winning author Mem

More and More and More by Ian Mutch

More than anything else, Henry Harper loves collecting. One day he finds Kate and she loves collecting too. Together they collect more and more and MORE…until their obsession causes everything…

Miss Mae's Saturday by Justine Flynn

"Mae loved Saturdays. Saturdays were when Grandma came to visit." But with rain pouring down outside...what will they do? Miss Mae's Saturday is a delightful book about imagination and the wonderful…

The Travel Bug by Benjamin Gilmour and James Gulliver Hancock

One of our on-air favourites is now being featured as Kinderling's Story of the Week.  "In a land of long grasses,
where small insects crawl,
lived a strange little…