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STOR14S

Are you ready for STOR14S time?

Season 1

Join us on Thursday June 18 for the launch of STOR14S: a podcast made up short stories for children, submitted by Yahoo readers during lockdown, and narrated by celebrities including Benedict Cumberbatch, David Oyelowo, Chiwetel Ejiofor and more.


And if you enjoy this series, please consider donating £5 or $5 to the work of GEANCO at https://www.geanco.org – an organisation working to provide essential health service in Nigeria, and prevent the spread of the COVID-19. 

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  • 14. Dragons Like Shiny Things

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    In the latest episode of STOR14S, actor Lonnie Chavis reads us a short story written by Sharon Butters: Dragons Like Shiny Things. The story of an annual coming of age quest for the youngsters of a small village, to steal gold from a Dragon's nest. And remember, you can help us fight COVID-19 in Africa by donating $5 or £5 to GEANCO, a wonderful charity committed t.o developing and helping African communities.To donate, visit: https://www.geanco.org/coronavirus/
  • 13. The Runaways

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    In the latest episode of STOR14S, actor Zoe Saldana reads us a short story written by Cathryn Norris: The Runaways. The story of a sheepdog's quest to save a struggling teacher control her class.And remember, you can help us fight COVID-19 in Africa by donating $5 or £5 to GEANCO, a wonderful charity committed t.o developing and helping African communities.To donate, visit: https://www.geanco.org/coronavirus/
  • 12. Being Mean

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    In the latest episode of STOR14S, actor Sam Adegoke reads us a short story written by Monika Nagy: Being Mean. The story of two unassuming Goblin friends and their adventure together.And remember, you can help us fight COVID-19 in Africa by donating $5 or £5 to GEANCO, a wonderful charity committed t.o developing and helping African communities.To donate, visit: https://www.geanco.org/coronavirus/
  • 11. Magic Squirrels

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    In the latest episode of STOR14S, actor Thandie Newton reads us a short story written by Taylor Friedlander: Magic Squirrels. The story of a small dog who finds himself in a tricky situation with a 'magical' squirrel...And remember, you can help us fight COVID-19 in Africa by donating $5 or £5 to GEANCO, a wonderful charity committed t.o developing and helping African communities.To donate, visit: https://www.geanco.org/coronavirus/
  • 10. Polly Tumpkin's Pumpkin

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    In the latest episode of STOR14S, actor Kobna Holdbrook-Smith reads us a short story written by Steven Kent: Polly Tumpkin's Pumpkin. The story of a young girl called Polly and her bid to win a Pumpkin growing contest in her small village.And remember, you can help us fight COVID-19 in Africa by donating $5 or £5 to GEANCO, a wonderful charity committed t.o developing and helping African communities.To donate, visit: https://www.geanco.org/coronavirus/
  • 9. Flying Colours

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    In the latest episode of STOR14S, actor Edi Gathegi reads us a short story written by Angela Young: Flying Colours. The story of how the African Starlings went on a treacherous mission got achieve their amazing colours.And remember, you can help us fight COVID-19 in Africa by donating $5 or £5 to GEANCO, a wonderful charity committed t.o developing and helping African communities.To donate, visit: https://www.geanco.org/coronavirus/
  • 8. The Dog that would be a Prince

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    In the latest episode of STOR14S, actor Rachel Brosnahan reads us a short story written by Lewis Grant: The Dog that would be a Prince. A dog is taken into a local vets after being found in an abandoned house during a thunder storm.And remember, you can help us fight COVID-19 in Africa by donating $5 or £5 to GEANCO, a wonderful charity committed t.o developing and helping African communities.To donate, visit: https://www.geanco.org/coronavirus/
  • 7. Matty Hides in Midgeton

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    In the latest episode of STOR14S, actor Chiwetel Ejiofor reads us a short story written by Dee McLellan: Matty Hides in Midgeton. A young boy moves to the coast from London during a pandemic and discovers a secret tunnel leading to mysterious location!And remember, you can help us fight COVID-19 in Africa by donating $5 or £5 to GEANCO, a wonderful charity committed t.o developing and helping African communities.To donate, visit: https://www.geanco.org/coronavirus/
  • 7. Matty Hides in Midgeton

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    In the latest episode of STOR14S, actor, Chiwetel Ejiofor reads us a short story written by Dee McLellan: Matty Hides in Midgeton, where a young boy discovers a secret doorway that leads him to an incredible journey.And remember, you can help us fight COVID-19 in Africa by donating $5 or £5 to GEANCO, a wonderful charity committed t.o developing and helping African communities.To donate, visit: https://www.geanco.org/coronavirus/