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Enter: Ten Tales for Tweens - Fantastic Short Stories for Middle Grade Readers
Price: Free! Words: 43,900. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
(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!
Wat is dat
Price: Free! Words: 520. Language: Dutch. Published: July 9, 2013. Categories: 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
Price: Free! Words: 15,740. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Dystopian, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
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
Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival 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?
The Wallet Hike - Coinland Series Book 2
Price: Free! Words: 550. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Preston Summit continues the exciting Coinland series with the second installment Money Galore. Experience life through the eyes of a coin as the characters in this story make you smile in this clever and funny short story.
The Ghost of Nan Clarks Lane (a short story)
Price: Free! Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013 by Adrenalin Books. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / Other
(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+
Magic Shoes
Series: Mark’s Mad Phonics, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 960. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Categories: 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
Price: Free! Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012 by 5minutefiction.co.uk. Categories: 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.
Fart Family: My Sister’s Deadly Farts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013 by GR Media. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Beginner, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Once upon a time…there was a happy farting family - the parents, son, daughter, and grandparents all farting merrily together. Their house was the smelliest place on the planet!
A Terrible Price
Price: Free! Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / Other
(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 Magic Warriors
Price: Free! Words: 2,830. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Siblings, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(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 Witches
Price: Free! Words: 7,630. Language: British English. Published: January 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(4.00 from 1 review)
The Witches, a short, scary story, plus some other unexpected delights.
Bunny O'Sullivan and the Hawk
Price: Free! Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
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.
Santa's Claws
Price: Free! Words: 9,590. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent
(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?
The Pods
Price: Free! Words: 5,090. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(3.75 from 4 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...
Recurring Nightmare
Price: Free! Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
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.
The Boy Who Had A Lot Of Toys
Price: Free! Words: 770. Language: American English. Published: January 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Values & Virtues
(5.00 from 1 review)
Benjamin was a boy who had a lot of toys but he was never satisfied. Through an event, Benjamin began to learn to value what he has and he also learnt the value of sharing and giving.
The Rainbow Keeper
Price: Free! Words: 700. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Colors
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 Faceless Princess
Price: Free! Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Categories: 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+)
Alyxa - Dragon Charmer
Series: Dragon Charmers, prequel - short story. Price: Free! Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013 by Southern Star Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Welcome to the world of Shanoria, Kingdom of the dragons where Alyxa is the daughter of the Dragon Charmer. Join her for an exciting day in her life with dragons, danger and a hint of magic. A short story based on the magical dragon series - Dragon Charmers