Story Antics In the Media

Check out Story Antics in the Media. Hear from bloggers, Instagram influencers and other digital platforms and their thoughts about our personalised storybooks. Read on to see where Story Antics has been featured!

Article on handwashing

An article on the Toddler Fun Learning website on their 7pm section featuring our Handwashing Storybook, May 2020.

handwash book on Gillette instagram
Handwashing book on instagram
Instagram post on the handwashing book
handwashing book on insta feed
Rogue Ginger books to read

The Rogue Ginger added our Bin Chicken to Books that Will Inspire Kids to Protect ourPlanet.  Thank you 🙂

Rogue ginger article on books

@EasternSuburbMums gave us some love on instagram for our Banana Muffins recipe storybook

April 2020

Instagram love from Eastern suburbs mums
Eastern suburb mums
Eastern suburb mums post
baking banana muffins
Baking banana muffins
Sieving the flour
checking the spoon
the finished muffins

Some insta love from @HarryandPop after their adventures making Banana Muffins, April 2020.

Banana muffins book giveaway
Banana Muffins giveaway in Just Kidding magazine, April 2020
National Geographics Kids subscription giveaway April 2020
Banana Muffins book giveaway in National Geographics Kids magazine, April 2020

Herald Sun weekender on March 28th featured Story Antics as one of the 20 Books of ideas and activities that will keep kids busy for hours 

Female First
Coast kids

Great write up from Coast Kids magazines in Melbourne. March 2020.

Just Kidding online

March 2020 Just Kidding Kids mag promoted our Banana Muffins personalised storybook with a competition.

Story Antics got featured on Studio 10 morning TV show on March 3rd 2020, where they raved about our storybooks!

Pacmag Christmas

Pakmag featured our Christmas storybook as a festive activity to do in the lead up to Christmas – read a Christmas story.

Startup Daily asks a number of entrepreneur’s what their holiday plans are for the Christmas period.  Here is what Story Antics founder Lara told them in December 2019.  To read the full article go to Startup Daily.


@Bubsandreviews in Brisbane loved the Shark Swim book we sent over.

Story Antics was featured in Onya Magazine’s Make Merry Monday #21! As their choice for “read”, Onya Magazine stated: 

“Weaving together thoughtful and enchanting narrative with striking artwork from emerging and established Australian illustrators like Kat Fox and Ari Lobos, Story Antics is the brainchild of author Lara Solomon!”

Finding Myself Young wrote a great blog post about Story Antics! Toni absolutely loved this “truly unique present”. 


“When our storybook arrived, it was even better than I was anticipating. It was packaged beautifully and extremely carefully so it wouldn’t get damaged in the mail. The book 

Ari from @thissweetlife_ absolutely loved his personalised Christmas storybook! 

“It would be a great addition to a Christmas Eve box. It’s a personalised book which he thought was amazing and is certainly getting him excited for the festive season!”

personalised childrens gift

@mummy_mya was super excited to receive their personalised storybook! 

@british_dad_in_melbourne  loved the well made and different story options that are customisable! 

Story Antics gift wrapped book

@the.mama.daze was super excited to receive our storybook!  

Story Antics was featured in Cool Mama’s Gift Guide! Check out for more! 

Story Antics collaborated with Hot 100 FM on a competition to win one of our storybooks! 

Story Antics was #3 on Baby Vine’s Ultimate Christmas Wishlist for 2019! 

We are also part of the Baby Vine Directory! 

“Weaving together thoughtful and enchanting narrative, Story Antics’ personalised books give young readers the opportunity to be their own hero in a handful of quirky tales…”

Story Antics was featured in Mums Delivery’s 2019 Christmas Gift Guide

Insta mum, Loved by Emily, absolutely adored our Christmas book!
“Thank you for the sweet little personalised book!” 

Story Antics made an appearance on Made for Madison’s Instagram Stories! 

“This makes such a cute little Christmas gift!” 

Story Antics was featured on the Mouth of Mums website and Facebook page!  We helped give the gift of reading this Christmas by given their members the opportunity to win 1 of 13 Story Antics Book Vouchers!

The Four Crazy Dinosaurs were featured in The Standish Tales‘ instagram stories! It’s safe to say that her little boy loves the personalised book! 

“It’s about how you respond to it”: What to do if your co-founder exits suddenly
Our Chief Story Teller, Lara, was featured in an article by the Smart Company. She speaks about the experience of running a start-up and her strategy for the future! Check out the full article here.

Tot Hot or Not Reviews: Shark Swim

Our storybook, Shark Swim, was featured in Tot Hot or Not’s Instagram page! Sue gushed about Story Antics and the storybook. “Shark Swim celebrates friendship and raises awareness of environmental consciousness. Just the right type of story for a curious child.”



40 Year Old Dad calls Story Antics “a parents dream come true”

Story Antics was featured in a blog post by the 40 Year Old Dad. He describes Story Antics as a “parents dream come true”. His children truly loved the story.

“When i asked if they prefer stories about themselves or just regular stories, it was a resounding thumbs-up to themselves. Just as I thought. We are all heroes in our own heads, but now you can be one in print forever.” 


2 kids reading Monster Macarons

Raising 2 Little Men Reviews: The Four Crazy Dinosaurs

Story Antics Storybook, The Four Crazy Dinosaurs, was featured on insta-mum, Keira. Her page, Raising 2 Little Men, included a little review of our storybook. “I love the ability to personalised, and the crown makes the entire package fun for kids.” 

Story Antics featured in 11 Brilliant Gifts Under $50 for Kids – Mums Central

11 Brilliant Gifts Under $50 for Kids: Story Antics was featured in Mum Central’s blogpost about great gifts you can give to kids. 
“We love the Christmas Book with its 36 Pages of beautiful hand-drawn illustrations…This is a worthy entry to our list of gifts under $50!”

Kat and Fox, illustrator of Alfie’s Present, was featured in an article by the Surf Coast Times. Click on the link to read more about the wonderful Kat Rattray.