What if Fruits Were Animals? by Kate Wengier

Fri 15 December 2017

Imagine if fruits were animals... cheeky monkey cherries swinging through the trees or oranges with tiger stripes prowling through the jungle. Kate Wengier is a family dietition and nutritionist who wrote the book with her four children: Elijah, Oliver, Ari and Lily. Go to Foost to buy your own copy of the book, illustrated by Marina Veselinovic.

Read by Travis Nippard. Sound design by Max Gosford.

Tune in at 5pm daily to hear our Story Of The Week, or download it and many more with our free mobile app.

Win our Story Of The Week prize pack

Win our Story Of The Week book pack
Share episode

Hear more Stories Of The Week

7 Fantastic Festive Stories for Christmas

It’s that magical time of year, so to celebrate, Kinderling is featuring 7 fantastic festive stories all the way up to Xmas Day! You'll be laughing out loud as Pig…

All I Want for Christmas is Rain by Cori Brooke

Jane lives on a farm with her family in the outback. It's dusty and dry and stricken by drought. But she comes up with a plan to ask Santa for…

Oi Puppies! by Kes Gray

Frog, Dog and Cat are back! And this time they're taking care of some puppies - quite a lot of puppies in fact - who are waaaay too busy being…

A Banana is a Banana by Justine Clarke and Josh Pyke

Kinderling brings you an extra special Story of the Week this week If an eggplant really grew eggs, chickens would be out of a job. If a catfish was really

Foothand Elbownose by Kiah Thomas

One day while Max is splashing in puddles his foot decides it wants to be a hand instead. Max agrees, but then other body parts want to swap places and…

When I was a Child by Andy Stanton

Often it's Grandpas who excel at telling tall stories, but Grandmas have fantastical stories to share too... and sometimes we all need to be reminded about the beauty in the…