Free Audiobooks and Stories
Visit https://stories.audible.com/discovery to find a whole page full of free audiobooks and stories suitable for children across a range of ages including classic novels like Alice in Wonderland and The Secret Garden alongside Winnie The Pooh and Peter Rabbit stories.
For fans of the popular author, David Walliams is uploading a reading of one of his stories every day to his website. Take a look at: https://www.worldofdavidwalliams.com/elevenses/
Learn how to be an author from famous authors themselves!
The website https://authorfy.com/ is completely free to sign up to and allows you to watch videos of authors talking about the books they have written and the thinking behind some of your favourite characters and stories. The authors also have their own creative writing masterclasses with fun writing challenges, writing tips and advice. Including Anna James (author of Pages & Co, Michael Morpurgo, Michael Rosen and more!)
Some of these are suitable for KS1 and some for KS2. Choose the 'classroom' tab at the top of the page to access the author videos.