Short Stories

No Dogs!

Katie and Jaia are having great fun at the playground, and Jessie wants to play too. But he can't...because he's a dog. Read and listen to a story about a dog who wants to go on the swings!

The Voyage of the Animal Orchestra

When their boat sinks, the animal orchestra reach an island. Will they be able to escape?

One moment around the world

It's five o'clock in the afternoon in London and Ryan is watching the TV. What time is it in other parts of the world? What are other children doing at this moment?

Planet Earth

Katie and Jaia are on a school trip with the other children in their class. They're visiting the Planet Earth Museum. Visit the museum with them, and learn lots about our planet.

Ratty robs the bank

The evil Ratty and his gang are going to rob the Bank of Britain. The police haven't got a clue. Can Spycat stop Ratty before it's too late?

Dinosaur dig

It's Sonia's birthday and she's got a new computer game. Something strange happens when she starts playing.

Record breakers

The girl in this story really wants to be a record breaker. Will she break a record?

Angel! Look out!

Angel lives on the Great Barrier Reef. When he goes off to explore he finds lots of dangerous animals out there. Look out Angel!

What will I be when I grow up?

Will the boy work with animals like the rest of his family?

The Lucky Seed

What happened to the lucky seed that fell from the farmer's cart?