You've got a family car trip ahead, and it may be a long one. What to do with the little ones? Sparkle Car! This monthly series features hour-long collections of original stories mixed with traveling verses, songs, and fun car games. We know excellent audio stories can make family travel times fun — and so much easier!
About the Stories
This episode of Sparkle Car features:
A story from the Junkyard Tales series: “A Long Journey Through the Woods”.
Mr. Flinch, the old possum, wishes to send a gift to his dear friend Dame Redtail, the muskrat — but their normal messenger Fredland the Moose isn’t available. Ben Thompson, clever cat, and Sally the Chipmunk volunteer to make the long voyage through the woods to the beaver pond where Dame Redtail lives. Though the voyage does not go as Ben had hoped, he leaves the beaver pond deeply grateful for the magic of the woods.
A Nature Story from Clair Dillingham Pierson, “The Young Robin who was Afraid to Fly”: A simple tale about a frightened little Robin who finds the bravery to finally take the leap and learn to fly.
An adapted Grimms Fairy Tale, “The House in the Wood”: A man has three daughters who learn the valuable lesson of being grateful for what is given
Another Nature Story from Clair Dillingham Pierson, “The Race of the Grasshopper and the Measuring Worm”: A delightful version of the tortoise and the hare.
Plus several lovely verses of trees and traveling.