Storytelling guidance

Storytelling guidance

As part of the legacy of the Stories Tour we trained over 100 venue staff and volunteers in storytelling.

Download storytelling guidance PDFs

Games and activities to support your storytelling sessions


Suggestions for great books to read aloud

Get top tips from our storytellers

Watch the video below for advice from three top storytellers. 


Book Trust storytellersWatch storytelling videos and share your own

We'd love to see your storytelling and, for inspiration, you can watch Hemi, Catherine and Pat performing stories, along with clips of Book Trust staff and others sharing their favourites.


Watch the videos in our Storytelling playlist


Download a guidance PDF for sharing your own storytelling video

Tips and tools for sharing stories

Explore and download helpful resources for sharing stories with families