Gentle audio stories for kids' growing minds

Explore a world of 1,400+ original audio stories — specially crafted to entertain and enrich your child's developing mind.

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Our Slow Media Approach:

imageIs Developmentally Appropriate

We craft stories for a child’s age and developmental stage, providing strengths-based opportunities to engage their sense of curiosity, play, and joy.

imageHelps Reduce Screen Time

Benefits of reduced screen time are well documented, but the transition isn’t always easy! We have you covered with over 1400 original audio stories, plus fun activities to keep kids engaged!

imageProvides a Parenting Resource

Our stories model parenting with heart. We aim to show a better path through parenting struggles toward conflict-resolution. Sparkle Stories help you feel validated when parenting feels tough.

Enjoy Some Free Sample Stories

Aiden the Harbor Seal

Aiden the Harbor Seal

Animal Daycamp

Animal Daycamp

The Dragon and the Unicorn

The Dragon and the Unicorn


Kids’ audio stories that parents can feel good about.

imageStories for every child and occasion

Search by child’s age or story topic; choose one-off short stories, longer tales, or ongoing series.

imageChild-friendly narration

Stories are recorded more slowly for young ears, ensuring maximum comprehension and enjoyment.

imageEnrichment, not overstimulation

Audio-only stories spur children to use their imaginations and grow their curiosity, compared to image-based entertainment like TV.

imageWholesome, kindness-centered entertainment

All Sparkle Stories promote values like kindness, empathy, and respect to help build a gentler world.

imageNo screens, no mom guilt

Keep your child engrossed while you get things done — knowing they’re engaging their minds and having fun.

imageGo beyond the story

Pair audio stories with associated recipes, crafts and games for family bonding experiences.


Thank you so much for creating beautiful, gentle technology that has had such a positive impact on our lives.

Erin G.

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