A Classroom’s Generosity

This week we wanted to share a wonderful story of one classroom’s heartwarming generosity towards Traveling Stories! Erika Chapa is an elementary school teacher, the Director of Educational Technology, and the Associate Admission Director at Marin Preparatory School in San Francisco. A long time supporter of Traveling Stories herself, Erika [...]

Sabrina’s Visit to San Diego and the StoryTents!

Your faithful weekly Traveling Stories blogger here! For those of you that do not know, my name is Sabrina. I’m the one behind the words you see in this very blog spot every week. I live all the way over on the East Coast and have been volunteering for Traveling [...]

Red Balloon Awards Spotlights (pt.2)

National Literacy Month is still going strong! How are you celebrating? Traveling Stories is recognizing the month by taking part in the first annual Red Balloon Awards! The awards will be taking place this coming Saturday, September 17th, and will honor several literacy heroes in the community. Last week in [...]

Red Balloon Awards Spotlights (pt.1)

Happy National Read a Book Day everyone! We hope everyone took the time to enjoy a great book today! For those of you that are not aware, September marks National Literacy Month. This is a momentous global movement that brings literary awareness to the world! To celebrate National Literacy Month [...]

The Final Days of the Summer Reading Challenge are here!

Traveling Stories is in the home stretch of our Summer Reading Challenge! The Challenge, which started on July 1st and ends on September 1st, was designed to help beat the evil villain Slideon! Slideon is the Summer Slide villain, causing children to backslide from all the progress they made during [...]


For Immediate Release San Diego, CA – August 17, 2016 - Traveling Stories announced this week that Humble Bundle, Inc., a digital storefront for video games, books, comics and more, has been named the official Title Sponsor of the inaugural Red Balloon Awards happening September 17, 2016 in San [...]

A Visit to the Turlock StoryTent!

Traveling Stories founder, Emily Moberly, made an exciting guest appearance at the Turlock StoryTent this past Saturday! The Turlock StoryTent occurs once a month as part of the Turlock Farmers Market, located at the Stanislaus Fairgrounds (pictured right top). This particular StoryTent branch was founded [...]

Join Traveling Stories for the Red Balloon Awards!

Traveling Stories would like to cordially invite you to the first annual Red Balloon Awards. Presented by Humble Bundle, the event will fittingly take place during National Literacy Month! This event will act as a celebration of those individuals and companies that advocate for literacy in truly innovative ways, and [...]

Pacific Magazine’s Top 16 Entrepreneurs to Watch in 2016

Congrats to our founder, Emily Moberly, on being named one of the Top 16 Entrepreneurs to Watch in 2016 by Pacific SD Magazine!! "What an impressive list of movers and shakers! I'm honored to be included," said Moberly. Click here to check it out!

Accio Traveling Stories Potter Party!

Traveling Stories had such an amazing time this past Sunday at the La Mesa Barnes & Noble’s Harry Potter Celebration! On Saturday, Barnes & Noble hosted a midnight release for the new Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: Parts One and Two. Hundreds of Potter fans showed up for the [...]

Could You Pass the Quiz?

Independent bookstores are often considered a dying breed in this digital age due to chain bookstores and e-readers becoming increasingly popular. Recent reports from the American Booksellers Association indicate that the status of indie bookstore may be improving though, as their numbers have increased by 27% since 2009. One independent [...]

The Reading Room

By Sabrina Wagner In a world where technology is so prevalent and sometimes consuming, it is encouraging to see that many people still work to make reading a part of their daily life. This past weekend, while visiting New York City, I came across The Reading Room at Bryant [...]

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