Jun 2020


Discover Children’s Story Centre continues to follow government guidance and will remain closed until further notice. They are following updates and planning how to best adapt the offer in light of COVID-safe guidelines. 

Written by John Kelly and Illustrated by Elina Ellis. Read by Minnie Wilkinson. Shhh! Do not disturb! Bella is busy reading. Please come back when she has finished this UTTERLY AMAZING and TOTALLY INCREDIBLE book! Discover Story Builder Minnie tells this fantastically funny tale, celebrating imagination and the joy of reading. Published by Little Tiger.

Written by Alan Durant and illustrated by Dale Blankenaar. Read by Diana Redgrave. Noko, the porcupine, is very hungry. Despite their full bellies, all the animals in the nearby village say they have nothing to spare. He must come up with a cunning plan to teach the villagers the value of generosity and kindness. Join Discover Story Builder Diana as she shares this witty and colourful retelling of the classic tale Stone Soup. Published by Tiny Owl.

  • Read: Discover's Book of the Month for June - Quick Barney, Run!, By Pip Jones and Laura Hughes.

Ruby Roo is stuck indoors and EVERYTHING'S BORING. 

What can she do? Use her imagination, of course! Join two intrepid explorers as they jet off to the jungle in their cardboard seaplane and swing through the exotic pot plant canopy in this rhyming tale.

Full of colour and adventure – and lots of clues left on each page by illustrator Laura Hughes – 'Quick, Barney, RUN!' is sure to spark creativity and imagination. Published by Faber Children's Books.

As for now, Discover regularly share lots of interesting and fun stories and activities for children on their social media channels: 






If you would like to support Discover during the closure and donate please click here

Discover Children’s Story Centre is registered charity number 1070468. they work with over 151,000 children, parents and families each year.


More events

Stratford Arts Social: At Home edition.