373. Superhero Senses: a nap time story and relaxation for kids

Anora, Ian, and Mike discover their superhero senses as they solve a little mystery in the kitchen.

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Narrator: Female

Story Begins: 11:08

Superhero Senses Excerpt:

The doorbell rang. Anora ran quickly to open it, smiling broadly at her friends Mike and Ian, who were waiting on the other side. “You’re finally here!” she said and welcomed them.

“What are we going to do today?” Ian asked.

“I thought we could figure that out together. Since it’s raining outside, I thought we could play cards or board games.” Anora said, leading them into the family room. The friends decided on a game. As they played Mike said, “Mmmmm. Something smells really good.”

“I don’t smell anything. Do you?” Ian asked Anora.

“Nope,” She said.

“Mike must have super sense of smell,” Ian added.

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