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Join children's author Anna Skoyles for story time. Anna will be reading from her novels each week, starting with her favourite and 5 star rated book 'On My Back Paws'. Both children and adults have enjoyed reading Anna's books so this podcast is ideal for listening to with children or on your own when you want some relaxation time.Check out Anna's books:Visit www.ajsbooks.wix.com/woofE-book and paperback are available from Amazon, Kobo, Waterstones and Overdrive (libraries).Follow Anna's music on Spotify https://open.spotify.com/artist/4nfMFSCPAqYYKln7sdHaCe?si=TeX1yT0qQJ6YhkdJ-0mLGw Watch her comedy videos on You Tube https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCvd04bmrxp3FZo65T-RMP2w

Latest Episodes

Welcome to Story time with Anna

Trailer for Story time with Anna. A new show with author Anna Skoyles for both children and adults. Anna will be reading from her novels, short stories and maybe share a few fun songs accompanied on her ukulele in this new series. Follow Anna's music on Spotify and listen to her debut single The Cake Song. https://open.spotify.com/artist/4nfMFSCPAqYYKln7sdHaCe?si=J9czJU9WQl21FQOsJyr4Pg Anna's Website: www.ajsbooks.wix.com/woof You Tube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCvd04bmrxp3FZo65T-RMP2w/featured

2 min2019 JAN 13
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Welcome to Story time with Anna

On My Back Paws: Introduction

Children's Author Anna Skoyles reads the introductory chapter from her dog novel On My Back Paws. Suitable for ages 7+ (and adults!) On My Back Paws tells the story of Seamus, a lonely golden retriever who wishes he could talk. Rated 5 stars by Readers' Favorite. Out Now on Kindle and Kobo and in paperback from Amazon and Waterstones. Visit www.ajsbooks.wix.com/woof Follow Anna's music on Spotify and listen to her debut single The Cake Song. https://open.spotify.com/artist/4nfMFSCPAqYYKln7sdHaCe?si=J9czJU9WQl21FQOsJyr4Pg If you're local to Bedfordshire, visit Anna's stand at the RATS New Year craft fair on 10th February where she'll be selling her paperbacks and greeting cards featuring her animal art. To support the show you can give a donation of thanks here: paypal.me/annaskoyles

11 min2019 JAN 28
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On My Back Paws: Introduction

On My Back Paws Chapter 1

Settle down, get cosy and catch up with Seamus and his adventures as Anna continues reading from her dog novel. If you can't wait to find out what happens next then On My Back Paws on sale now - available as a paperback and e-book. www.ajsbooks.wix.com/woof Also in this episode is a fun song about Anna's cat. It's called 'You're a little bit fluffy'. Follow Anna's music on Spotify and listen to her debut single The Cake Song. https://open.spotify.com/artist/4nfMFSCPAqYYKln7sdHaCe?si=J9czJU9WQl21FQOsJyr4Pg If you're enjoying the show please consider leaving a review on iTunes as it helps other people to find the show. To support the show you can give a donation of thanks here: paypal.me/annaskoyles

7 min2019 FEB 4
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On My Back Paws Chapter 1

On My Back Paws Chapter 2

Catch up with Seamus and his adventures as Anna reads chapter 2 from her dog novel On My Back Paws. If you can't wait to find out what happens next then On My Back Paws is available in paperback (online and to order from your local book shop) and as an e-book. Do you know someone who'd enjoy the show? Share it with them and spread the book love! Follow Anna's music on Spotify and listen to her debut single The Cake Song. https://open.spotify.com/artist/4nfMFSCPAqYYKln7sdHaCe?si=J9czJU9WQl21FQOsJyr4Pg To support the show you can give a donation of thanks here: paypal.me/annaskoyles www.ajsbooks.wix.com/woof

11 min2019 FEB 11
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On My Back Paws Chapter 2

Wishes: Introduction 'Another rubbish day'

Join Anna as she reads the introductory chapter from her 2nd children's novel Wishes. The book tells the story of bullied school girl Patsy and it's suitable for children 12+ years. Available as an e-book and in paperback now. Enjoy! Follow Anna's music on Spotify and listen to her debut single The Cake Song. https://open.spotify.com/artist/4nfMFSCPAqYYKln7sdHaCe?si=J9czJU9WQl21FQOsJyr4Pg To support the show you can give a donation of thanks here: paypal.me/annaskoyles www.ajsbooks.wix.com/woof Help Lines: ChildLine 0800 1111 www.childline.org.uk www.childhelplineinternational.org

7 min2019 MAR 4
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Wishes: Introduction 'Another rubbish day'

Wishes: Chapter 1

In the penultimate episode of this series, Anna continues reading from her second novel Wishes. Follow Anna's music on Spotify and listen to her debut single The Cake Song. https://open.spotify.com/artist/4nfMFSCPAqYYKln7sdHaCe?si=J9czJU9WQl21FQOsJyr4Pg Latest News: Anna has also entered a comedy podcast in the competition. Here is the link: https://www.rode.com/myrodecast/listen/entry/814 Helplines ChildLine 0800 1111 www.childline.org.uk www.childhelplineinternational.org This website lists child helplines around the world. Please help support the show by leaving a review if you'd like to. It helps other people to find the podcast (and I like reading them). Here's the iTunes link. https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/story-time-with-anna/id1449409780?mt=2 Tell a friend and spread the book love! If you'd like to give a donation of thanks to me for the show you can do so here: paypal.me/annaskoyles www.ajsbooks.wix.com/woof

15 min2019 MAR 11
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Wishes: Chapter 1

Wishes: Chapter 2

In the final episode of the series Anna finishes reading the excerpt from her novel Wishes. The story is suitable for children 12+ years. Enjoy! Follow Anna's music on Spotify and listen to her debut single The Cake Song. https://open.spotify.com/artist/4nfMFSCPAqYYKln7sdHaCe?si=J9czJU9WQl21FQOsJyr4Pg To support the show you can give a donation of thanks here: paypal.me/annaskoyles Please remember, if you're being bullied, there are helplines you can contact: ChildLine 0800 1111 www.childline.org.uk www.childhelplineinternational.org This website lists child helplines around the world. Thanks for your support and for listening. Adios amigos! www.ajsbooks.wix.com/woof

12 min2019 MAR 18
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Wishes: Chapter 2

Park Ranger Pablo Part 1

Anna reads an excerpt from one of her short stories 'Park Ranger Pablo'. Suitable for little ones. Here are the links to Anna's debut single The Cake Song (wooden spoon mix). The song's a celebration of how great cake is. Follow Anna's music for more songs coming soon... iTunes https://music.apple.com/gb/album/the-cake-song-wooden-spoon-mix-single/1476553108 Spotify https://open.spotify.com/artist/4nfMFSCPAqYYKln7sdHaCe?si=TeX1yT0qQJ6YhkdJ-0mLGw Out now to stream and download on all major music platforms! Look out for the chocolate sponge image on the single's artwork - made (and eaten) by Anna. For more on Anna's books visit www.ajsbooks.wix.com/woof

3 min2019 AUG 28
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Park Ranger Pablo Part 1

Writing to express yourself

Anna discusses writing and how you can explore different ways of writing to express yourself - to inspire you to get writing. Spreading the book love one podcast episode at a time! (and the writing love today). If you love this podcast please do share it or write a review to help others find and enjoy it too. On My Back Paws https://www.amazon.co.uk/My-Back-Paws-J-Skoyles-ebook/dp/B00WBE0I1E/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1432200688&sr=8-1&keywords=on+my+back+paws Wishes https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/0995487812/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_bibl_vppi_i2 Euston's Special Day https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B01L3PQ3NS/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_bibl_vppi_i4 Anna's Spotify https://open.spotify.com/artist/4nfMFSCPAqYYKln7sdHaCe?si=TeX1yT0qQJ6YhkdJ-0mLGw www.ajsbooks.wix.com/woof

15 min2019 SEP 27
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Writing to express yourself

Short story writing tips

Would you like to write a short story? If you're not sure where to start here are some tips for you and your children! The BBC's 500 Words competition is open for children to enter their stories so perhaps you have a child who'd like to enter. My short stories have been published in Your Cat magazine and I am sharing my writing tips because I like encouraging people of all ages to write.. Link to my blog post https://annaskoyles.wixsite.com/kidsbooks/post/7-tips-for-writing-short-stories BBC 500 Words https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/articles/4n1HgL2GFCWDmCtq9Sx5kKB/500-words-2020

6 minFEB 11
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Short story writing tips

Latest Episodes

Welcome to Story time with Anna

Trailer for Story time with Anna. A new show with author Anna Skoyles for both children and adults. Anna will be reading from her novels, short stories and maybe share a few fun songs accompanied on her ukulele in this new series. Follow Anna's music on Spotify and listen to her debut single The Cake Song. https://open.spotify.com/artist/4nfMFSCPAqYYKln7sdHaCe?si=J9czJU9WQl21FQOsJyr4Pg Anna's Website: www.ajsbooks.wix.com/woof You Tube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCvd04bmrxp3FZo65T-RMP2w/featured

2 min2019 JAN 13
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Welcome to Story time with Anna

On My Back Paws: Introduction

Children's Author Anna Skoyles reads the introductory chapter from her dog novel On My Back Paws. Suitable for ages 7+ (and adults!) On My Back Paws tells the story of Seamus, a lonely golden retriever who wishes he could talk. Rated 5 stars by Readers' Favorite. Out Now on Kindle and Kobo and in paperback from Amazon and Waterstones. Visit www.ajsbooks.wix.com/woof Follow Anna's music on Spotify and listen to her debut single The Cake Song. https://open.spotify.com/artist/4nfMFSCPAqYYKln7sdHaCe?si=J9czJU9WQl21FQOsJyr4Pg If you're local to Bedfordshire, visit Anna's stand at the RATS New Year craft fair on 10th February where she'll be selling her paperbacks and greeting cards featuring her animal art. To support the show you can give a donation of thanks here: paypal.me/annaskoyles

11 min2019 JAN 28
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On My Back Paws: Introduction

On My Back Paws Chapter 1

Settle down, get cosy and catch up with Seamus and his adventures as Anna continues reading from her dog novel. If you can't wait to find out what happens next then On My Back Paws on sale now - available as a paperback and e-book. www.ajsbooks.wix.com/woof Also in this episode is a fun song about Anna's cat. It's called 'You're a little bit fluffy'. Follow Anna's music on Spotify and listen to her debut single The Cake Song. https://open.spotify.com/artist/4nfMFSCPAqYYKln7sdHaCe?si=J9czJU9WQl21FQOsJyr4Pg If you're enjoying the show please consider leaving a review on iTunes as it helps other people to find the show. To support the show you can give a donation of thanks here: paypal.me/annaskoyles

7 min2019 FEB 4
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On My Back Paws Chapter 1

On My Back Paws Chapter 2

Catch up with Seamus and his adventures as Anna reads chapter 2 from her dog novel On My Back Paws. If you can't wait to find out what happens next then On My Back Paws is available in paperback (online and to order from your local book shop) and as an e-book. Do you know someone who'd enjoy the show? Share it with them and spread the book love! Follow Anna's music on Spotify and listen to her debut single The Cake Song. https://open.spotify.com/artist/4nfMFSCPAqYYKln7sdHaCe?si=J9czJU9WQl21FQOsJyr4Pg To support the show you can give a donation of thanks here: paypal.me/annaskoyles www.ajsbooks.wix.com/woof

11 min2019 FEB 11
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On My Back Paws Chapter 2

Wishes: Introduction 'Another rubbish day'

Join Anna as she reads the introductory chapter from her 2nd children's novel Wishes. The book tells the story of bullied school girl Patsy and it's suitable for children 12+ years. Available as an e-book and in paperback now. Enjoy! Follow Anna's music on Spotify and listen to her debut single The Cake Song. https://open.spotify.com/artist/4nfMFSCPAqYYKln7sdHaCe?si=J9czJU9WQl21FQOsJyr4Pg To support the show you can give a donation of thanks here: paypal.me/annaskoyles www.ajsbooks.wix.com/woof Help Lines: ChildLine 0800 1111 www.childline.org.uk www.childhelplineinternational.org

7 min2019 MAR 4
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Wishes: Introduction 'Another rubbish day'

Wishes: Chapter 1

In the penultimate episode of this series, Anna continues reading from her second novel Wishes. Follow Anna's music on Spotify and listen to her debut single The Cake Song. https://open.spotify.com/artist/4nfMFSCPAqYYKln7sdHaCe?si=J9czJU9WQl21FQOsJyr4Pg Latest News: Anna has also entered a comedy podcast in the competition. Here is the link: https://www.rode.com/myrodecast/listen/entry/814 Helplines ChildLine 0800 1111 www.childline.org.uk www.childhelplineinternational.org This website lists child helplines around the world. Please help support the show by leaving a review if you'd like to. It helps other people to find the podcast (and I like reading them). Here's the iTunes link. https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/story-time-with-anna/id1449409780?mt=2 Tell a friend and spread the book love! If you'd like to give a donation of thanks to me for the show you can do so here: paypal.me/annaskoyles www.ajsbooks.wix.com/woof

15 min2019 MAR 11
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Wishes: Chapter 1

Wishes: Chapter 2

In the final episode of the series Anna finishes reading the excerpt from her novel Wishes. The story is suitable for children 12+ years. Enjoy! Follow Anna's music on Spotify and listen to her debut single The Cake Song. https://open.spotify.com/artist/4nfMFSCPAqYYKln7sdHaCe?si=J9czJU9WQl21FQOsJyr4Pg To support the show you can give a donation of thanks here: paypal.me/annaskoyles Please remember, if you're being bullied, there are helplines you can contact: ChildLine 0800 1111 www.childline.org.uk www.childhelplineinternational.org This website lists child helplines around the world. Thanks for your support and for listening. Adios amigos! www.ajsbooks.wix.com/woof

12 min2019 MAR 18
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Wishes: Chapter 2

Park Ranger Pablo Part 1

Anna reads an excerpt from one of her short stories 'Park Ranger Pablo'. Suitable for little ones. Here are the links to Anna's debut single The Cake Song (wooden spoon mix). The song's a celebration of how great cake is. Follow Anna's music for more songs coming soon... iTunes https://music.apple.com/gb/album/the-cake-song-wooden-spoon-mix-single/1476553108 Spotify https://open.spotify.com/artist/4nfMFSCPAqYYKln7sdHaCe?si=TeX1yT0qQJ6YhkdJ-0mLGw Out now to stream and download on all major music platforms! Look out for the chocolate sponge image on the single's artwork - made (and eaten) by Anna. For more on Anna's books visit www.ajsbooks.wix.com/woof

3 min2019 AUG 28
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Park Ranger Pablo Part 1

Writing to express yourself

Anna discusses writing and how you can explore different ways of writing to express yourself - to inspire you to get writing. Spreading the book love one podcast episode at a time! (and the writing love today). If you love this podcast please do share it or write a review to help others find and enjoy it too. On My Back Paws https://www.amazon.co.uk/My-Back-Paws-J-Skoyles-ebook/dp/B00WBE0I1E/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1432200688&sr=8-1&keywords=on+my+back+paws Wishes https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/0995487812/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_bibl_vppi_i2 Euston's Special Day https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B01L3PQ3NS/ref=dbs_a_def_rwt_bibl_vppi_i4 Anna's Spotify https://open.spotify.com/artist/4nfMFSCPAqYYKln7sdHaCe?si=TeX1yT0qQJ6YhkdJ-0mLGw www.ajsbooks.wix.com/woof

15 min2019 SEP 27
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Writing to express yourself

Short story writing tips

Would you like to write a short story? If you're not sure where to start here are some tips for you and your children! The BBC's 500 Words competition is open for children to enter their stories so perhaps you have a child who'd like to enter. My short stories have been published in Your Cat magazine and I am sharing my writing tips because I like encouraging people of all ages to write.. Link to my blog post https://annaskoyles.wixsite.com/kidsbooks/post/7-tips-for-writing-short-stories BBC 500 Words https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/articles/4n1HgL2GFCWDmCtq9Sx5kKB/500-words-2020

6 minFEB 11
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Short story writing tips
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