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

Shoo Grumpers Shoo! By Josh Lawson

Toddlers aren't the only ones who stomp around, huffing and puffing when they're in a bad mood…but what can you do when you wake up on the wrong side of…

Wide Big World by Maxine Beneba-Clarke

Wide Big World is a picture book that shows how recognising and embracing what is unique around us can be something wonderful….but it’s up to each of us Award-winning author,…

Unicorn! by Maggie Hutchings

When Luka gets sick, her best friend wants to help and does everything she can think of to grant Luka’s wish. A lovely story about hope, resilience and the magic…

Want to Play Trucks? By Ann Stott

A sweet story about friendship between two boys who play in the sandpit every day together. Written by children's book designer and author, Ann Stott, this story also quietly…

Once Upon a Small Rhinoceros by Meg McKinlay

“Don’t you wish,” said the small rhinoceros, “that you could see the world?”  Join the small rhinoceros on her adventures in this inspirational picture book about quiet determination and the…

Oi Duck-billed Platypus by Kes Gray

"What rhymes with duck-billed platypus?" whispered the frog." If you're a fan of Oi Frog!, Oi Dog! and Oi Cat! you'll love this Aussie-themed follow-up by the award-winning, writer-illustrator…