Story time from WBUR’s Circle Round is possible thanks to the support of its listeners. Support WBUR with a donation and help us bring more family-friendly folktales from around the world to life! Donate now to receive one of our Circle Round thank-you gifts below.
Order by Dec. 10th to get your items for the holidays.
Bundle #1: Plush Lion, The Great Ball Game, and Coloring Book
Pledge to receive a Circle Round plush lion, The Great Ball Game illustrated picture book, and Circle Round Coloring book.
Bundle #2: Plush Lion, A Taste of Honey, The Tale of the Unwelcome Guest, and The Great Ball Game
Pledge to receive the Circle Round Plush Lion and all three Circle Round illustrated picture books: A Taste of Honey, The Tale of the Unwelcome Guest, and the Great Ball Game.
CR Plush Lion
Donate to Circle Round and receive this plush lion to cuddle with while you listen to your favorite folktales from around the world.
CR Kid's T-Shirt
The children's tee is a heather blue shirt dotted by stars, both front and back, emblazoned with our trademark lion character. Kids sizes are available in Youth XS, Youth Small, Youth Medium, and Youth Large.
CR Water Bottle
Pledge to receive the Circle Round Water Bottle. It features a lid with an integrated carry handle and flip spout for drinking. The bottle is FDA compliant and BPA free.
CR Tote Bag
Pledge to receive the Circle Round tote. It features a two-strapped black canvas bag with the Circle Round logo - a perfect place to carry your library books!
CR Coloring book V2
The Circle Round coloring book (Volume 2), illustrated by Sabina Hahn, is filled with scenes from the folktales featured on the podcast, as well as activity pages. Share your completed coloring pages with us on your favorite social media site — we're @circleroundpodcast on Instagram and Facebook and @comecircleround on Twitter.
The Music of Circle Round: Volume I (CD)
Did you know that composer/sound designer Eric Shimelonis composes original music for every episode of Circle Round? Eric scores each story with a different featured instrument: one that reflects the tale's cultural origins or captures the tone of the story. Relive the music of Circle Round's first season of episodes in "The Music of Circle Round: Volume I."
A Taste of Honey
A Taste of Honey: Kamala Outsmarts the Seven Thieves; A Circle Round Book. By Rebecca Sheir. Illustrated by Chaaya Prabhat.
The Tale of the Unwelcome Guest
The Tale of the Unwelcome Guest: Nasruddin Teaches the Town a Lesson; A Circle Round Book. By Rebecca Sheir.
Illustrated by Mert Tugen.
The Great Ball Game
The Great Ball Game: how Bat settles the rivalry between the animals and the birds, a Circle Round Book. Written by Rebecca Sheir. Illustrated by Joshua Mangeshig Pawis-Steckley.