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Sharing a Shell

Author: Julia Donaldson Illustrated by: Lydia Monks Read by: Matthew Willsher
The tiny hermit crab loves his new shell. He doesn't want to share it - not with a blobby purple anemone and a tickly bristleworm. But life in the rockpool proves tougher than Crab thinks, and soon he finds he needs his new housemates in this rollicking story of sea, shells and friendship.


Blue Penguin

The author Petr Horacek reads his picture book Blue Penguin. Find out what happens to this very special little penguin.


The Rainbow Fish

The Rainbow Fish was the most beautiful fish in the ocean. He meets another fish who asks him for one of his special scales. Find out what happens when the Rainbow Fish doesn't share his scales.