Storytime from Space!
Real astronauts reading stories, ‘nuff said!
Huge selection of stories being read by celebrities like Rami Malek, Betty White, and Terry Crews – check it out!
Ryan T. Higgins website
Maine’s own Ryan T. Higgins (of Bruce and Penelope Rex fame) includes coloring pages & illustration walkthroughs on his super sweet website.
Mo Willems website
Everyone’s favorite creator of The Pigeon and Elephant & Piggie also has a super cool website, who knew? Check out the character fun facts, activity sheets, and more. See if you can figure out what Mo’s favorite food is!
Online archive of both written stories and audiobooks for kids that can be filtered by story length, target age group, genre, and more. Also includes 1+ hour long videos in their Bedtime Story collection.
Story Seeds Podcast
Available to listen on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, & others. Matches kids and their story ideas to famous children’s authors (think Katherine Applegate, Jason Reynolds, and Dan Gutman) & takes you along the writing journey, ending with a read-aloud of the story! If you’re between the ages of 6-12 and have a really good idea for a story, you too can submit your own story seed through their website for a chance to be featured on the podcast!