312. Creative Cars: a relaxing bedtime story for children

Bozz and Rozz make a new friend, Mozz. The creative cars share the story of how their friends, the blocks helped them get back on their track.

Hello everyone!  We hope you enjoyed our new story this week. Now, welcome to Favorite Friday! Sometimes we like to listen to our favorites again. Please enjoy “Creative Cars” and we’ll be back with a new story on Monday!

Narrator: Female

Story Begins: 10:06

Creative Cars Excerpt:

Sunshine spilled onto the table bathing the toy cars in its light. Rozz’s windshield sparkled as the warm light bounced off the clear plastic. The little green car smiled at her friend Bozz and asked, “Ready to race?” 

“Always!” Bozz responded with an eager grin. As he rolled up next to Rozz, the red car noticed a blue car resting at the other end of the table. “Let’s race to the end and meet our new friend.” He suggested.

 

Rozz squinted, the sunshine filling her eyes, and replied. “Great idea!” The 2 toy cars revved their engines and rocketed off, screeching to a stop in front of the blue car. “Hi! I’m Rozz!”

 

“And I’m Bozz!” Each race car announced.

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