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Enter: Ten Tales for Tweens - Fantastic Short Stories for Middle Grade Readers
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Price: Free! Words: 43,900. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
In this collection of stories from ten groundbreaking authors of fiction for 9-12 year olds, explore new worlds and discover the surprises that lie just beneath the surface of everyday places. In these tales include: -The horrifying truth behind the tapping on a boy's window. -Priscilla the Great's hilarious summer camp revenge. -Kian's struggle with loyalty & his birthright. And many more!
William Wiggle The Garden Journey
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Price: Free! Words: 30. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(5.00 from 16 reviews)
A perfect bedtime story, a charming adventure filled with pictures to delight children. William the worm ventures out into the flowerbeds and has an amazing adventure as he tries to get home to his wife and Wiggle children. What happens when he is spotted by the hungry blackbird, how does he overcome the obstacles in the garden, all William wants is to be home and safe.......
Wat is dat
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Price: Free! Words: 520. Language: Dutch. Published: July 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Er staat iets vreemds onder spin zijn web. Zijn vrienden weten het ook niet. Wat zou het toch zijn?
Among the Nameless Stars
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Price: Free! Words: 15,740. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Dystopian
A free prequel to FOR DARKNESS SHOWS THE STARS Four years before the events of FOR DARKNESS SHOWS THE STARS, the servant Kai left the North Estate, the only home he’d ever known, and Elliot North, the only girl he ever loved, in search of a better life. But the journey was not an easy one. Featuring narrow escapes, thrilling boat races and at least one deadly volcanic wasteland.
Boy vs Bad
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Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Tom is just enjoying a walk when he sees some monsters. Now it's up to him to defeat these creatures before it's too late. Can he defeat a ghost, a zombie and a skeleton?
Magic Shoes
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Series: Mark’s Mad Phonics, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 960. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Mark's Mad Phonic Series is a set of graded readers helping children learn to read. The series starts from your child's first words and continues to reading fluency. This is Level 2 Book 1. This book is all about some new shoes!This NEW version includes: TWO versions (one very simple for starter readers and one slightly longer) AUDIO (.mp3) version 3 WORKSHEETS to practice the phonics in the book!
Dragon's Gold
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Price: Free! Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012 by 5minutefiction.co.uk. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Ormr the dragon lived his life by a precise set of rules. These rules allowed him to forget his past, but he could still hunt and catch food and hunt and find gold. Then a piece of gold goes missing and Ormr starts to remember. A great new short story for children brought to you by www.5minutefiction.co.uk. Check out our website for the best in short stories for all ages.
The Ghost of Nan Clarks Lane (a short story)
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Price: Free! Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013 by Adrenalin Books. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
It’s 1940 and twins Jimmy and Patrick are off to catch frogs in the North London countryside. But as the day unfolds, Jimmy realises that the ghost of Nan Clarks Lane may be more than just a story. (Also contains Chapter One from the full length novel A Shirtful of Frogs.) Suitable for both adults and children aged 10+
A Terrible Price
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Price: Free! Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
The story continues... An eagle and an angry grizzly bear. Can they work together to help an injured boy who once saved them?
The Rainbow Keeper
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Price: Free! Words: 700. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Meet Roy G Biv, the Rainbow Keeper, and his rainbows in this fabulously funny tale about him and his job keeping those squirrelly rainbows in line. Find out what it really takes to be the Rainbow Keeper and learn all the tools of the trade.
The Magic Warriors
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Price: Free! Words: 2,830. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Siblings
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Austin travels underground to a land filled with fairies, glowing bugs, and strange little men, in order to find his younger sister.
The Pods
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Price: Free! Words: 5,090. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
When strange metallic pods begin to suddenly drop from the sky one night, two young brothers take one home and make a terrible discovery... Now looking better than ever on your e-reader...
Bunny O'Sullivan and the Hawk
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Price: Free! Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Bunny O'Sullivan is a friendly rabbit who gets along with everyone. When a hawk sees him and his family chomping on Farmer Stubbins's cabbages, will Bunny O'Sullivan be able to get everyone back to the safety of their burrow before the hawk decides it's time for lunch? "Bunny O'Sullivan and the Hawk" is a short tale (1,600 words) for toddlers and young children.
Leo's First Day of School
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Price: Free! Words: 480. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
A boys first day of school
The Faceless Princess
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Price: Free! Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Princess Camryn is a kind, humble girl who is taught to believe she is a horrendous creature. AGES(7+)
Santa's Claws
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Price: Free! Words: 9,590. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Includes two free additional short stories. Santa's Claws – When troublemaker Ryan concocts a plan to get into Santa's magic sack, things don't work out quite as he expected. Recipe for death – Sam learns an important lesson about ticking off the lunch lady. Monitor Mayhem – There's something strange about the new baby monitor, but will Stephanie figure it out before it's too late?
Recurring Nightmare
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Price: Free! Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
A short chilling tale for children who like to be on the edge of their seats. This story is set in the house of a ten year old boy who likes to creep down in the middle of the night to watch his favourite scary programme, but is their something watching him? Do not forget to check out Michael Walker's latest children's novel now available.
Everyone and Everything
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Price: Free! Words: 17,190. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Values & Virtues
This book contains ten short stories written by William Forde, the founder of Anger Management and a leading Relaxation Trainer in Great Britain for over 50 years. It has been written for the 5-9 year-old reader and provides an ideal 10-minute reading slot fill for children during morning assemblies at school and before going to sleep at night. The stories deal with child problem issues of today.
The Christmas Spirit
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Price: Free! Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 1 review)
The elves in Santa's workshop are having problems with the oven. Will they get it repaired in time for Christmas? Will they let it dampen their Christmas spirit? Read this bedtime story and find out.
The Cave
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Price: Free! Words: 820. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012 by 5minutefiction.co.uk. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Mole and Frog have fun in this funny tale for the young and young at heart