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Episodes

The Cinderella Sisters by Dana Boulé

2/12/2020
A musical adaptation of the fairy tale, Cinderella. There’s a big school party and Cinderella doesn’t feel like going. Her step-sisters and everyone at her school are obsessed with how they look and what everyone …

Duration:00:32:38

Nova’s Lab! Becoming Bessie Coleman’s Airplane

1/20/2020
Nova, a scientist and inventor, travels back in time to France in 1921 and becomes Bessie Coleman’s airplane! Bessie Coleman was an African American and Native American pilot when flying airplanes in the United States …

Duration:00:12:59

Meditating Maiden by Rebecca Weaver

1/13/2020
Here is a peaceful story about a king and queen who have a baby, a princess named Lotus! Listen as Lotus learns to meditate so she can one day grow up to be a kind …

Duration:00:12:31

Nova’s Lab! Rescuing Nova with Ada Lovelace

12/23/2019
Kid scientist, Nova travels back in time to become the world’s first computing machine but she gets stuck! She needs your help to find mathematician Ada Lovelace and get the instructions on how to turn …

Duration:00:11:48

Little Girls Doing Big Things: Elinor of Conversations with my Daughter

12/15/2019
In this LGDBT episode, Rebecca speaks with 10-year-old Elinor, the co-host of a podcast called Conversations with My Daughter. Listen as they talk about how Conversations with my Daughter began and how it’s made Elinor …

Duration:00:16:34

Rudy the Female Reindeer: A Christmas Story by Delaney Yeager (Rebroadcast)

12/4/2019
Rudy’s had a dream her whole life; to make Santa’s sleigh team. But, it’s a boys club and this year is no exception. Nevertheless, with the help of her parents, Carol Claus, and her good …

Duration:00:33:35

Nova’s Lab! Becoming Queen Lili’uokalani’s Ukulele

11/19/2019
In this episode, Nova travels back in time to Hawai’i in the late 1800’s where she becomes the ukulele of Queen Lili’uokalani, the last sovereign monarch of the Hawaiian Kingdom. Nova learns how ukuleles are …

Duration:00:09:21

Torta & Finch by Charly Evon Simpson

11/11/2019
After doing the same thing everyday, Finch wants something new. So when she meets a singing tortoise named Torta, her whole world changes. Finch thinks Torta should sing in front of the other animals but …

Duration:00:25:42

Little Girls Doing Big Things: Matilda Suh, Writer & Illustrator

11/1/2019
In this Little Girls Doing Big Things interview, Rebecca speaks with Matilda Suh, an 8-year-old writer & illustrator. Rebecca first learned about Matilda’s work after finding her handmade books at her favorite bookstore in Brooklyn. …

Duration:00:14:33

Nova’s Lab! Becoming Mary Shelley’s Ink

10/20/2019
To celebrate Halloween, Nova travels back in time to 1818 and becomes the ink Mary Shelley uses to write the very first science fiction novel, Frankenstein! Learn all about what ink was made of in …

Duration:00:10:08

Anansi and the Sky Goddess Asase Yaa by Bleu Beckford-Burrell

10/10/2019
Have you ever wondered how stories were invented? In this tale, the Sky Goddess Asase Yaa creates a spider named Anansi who brings stories to all of human kind using her smarts! Based on the …

Duration:00:41:52

Little Girls Doing Big Things: Sadie, Electro-Punk Performing Artist

10/2/2019
Rebecca interviews Sadie, a 7 1/2 year old electro-punk performing artist & musician. Sadie gives advice to kids on how to make their own music, how to get over stage freight, and lets us all …

Duration:00:14:48

Nova’s Lab! Becoming Malala Yousafzai’s Microphone

9/19/2019
In this episode, Nova travels to Norway in 2014 to become Malala Yousafzai’s microphone as she accepts the Nobel Peace Prize. Learn all about how microphones work and Malala’s fight for girls’ education.Written, Produced, and …

Duration:00:08:58

Sink or Swim una nueva leyenda de La Llorona by Monet Hurst-Mendoza

9/10/2019
In this bilingual tale, Xo and Xul go to the waterpark with their mama. When they get there, they meet La Llorona underneath the water. They join La Llorona and try to help her find …

Duration:00:23:22

Chloe Asks Liza Questions About The Mystery of the Dancing Princesses

8/30/2019
In this episode, Chloe, a kid like you, asks Liza Birkenmeier questions about the story she wrote for Girl Tales called “The Mystery of the Dancing Princesses”. Listen to The Mystery of the Dancing Princesses: …

Duration:00:12:55

Nova’s Lab! Meeting Katherine Johnson

8/20/2019
The follow up to our last Nova’s Lab episode, this time Nova meets the real life NASA mathematician, Katherine Johnson! In this episode, Katherine Johnson teaches Nova about orbital mechanics and how she helped land …

Duration:00:08:22

Pan the Pirate by Dani Martineck

8/10/2019
Aspiring pirate, Pan and their sister Wendy find an old pirate treasure that transforms Pan into Captain Hook on an actual pirate ship in Neverland! Join Pan as they try to convince Captain Hook to …

Duration:00:46:03

Little Girls Doing Big Things: Lilia Montiel of ZZZ’s 4 Kidz

7/31/2019
In this episode of Little Girls Doing Big Things, Rebecca speaks with 13-year-old Lilia Montiel, the creator of ZZZ’s 4 Kidz, a campaign that provides San Diego kids and families with new beds. Produced by …

Duration:00:12:21

Nova’s Lab! Becoming a Moon Rock

7/19/2019
Come celebrate National Moon Day with Girl Tales as kid scientist Nova journeys to July 20th, 1969 where she will become a moon rock! Learn about how the astronauts of the Apollo 11 mission were …

Duration:00:10:13

Rumpelstiltskin & Lulu’s Search for Gold by Ali Wilkinson

7/10/2019
Future fashion designer, Lulu has a dad who just loves to brag about her to the town’s judge. This time his bragging goes a little too far and lands Lulu in jail! She is forced …

Duration:00:32:32