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Tato, the Potato
Price: Free! Words: 820. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
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This is a story of how a potato wanted to be better and liked by others. In comparing with apple, banance and the other fruits, potato realizes what is special about him is what he is. A subtle story to articulate - Attitude and self-realization is key to success
The drawer who wanted to be a washing machine
Price: Free! Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
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This is the true story of a drawer who wanted to be a Washing Machine. Suitable for kids and growns up alike. If you like unusual stories and stories that end well, then this one is for you and your kid.
Walking Coins - Coinland Series Book 1
Price: Free! Words: 600. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
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Follow young author, Preston Summit as he launches into a new series of fascinating stories about coins. Walking Coins is the first tale of delightful characters that will entertain and amuse you.
The Little Turtle's Super Adventure
Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
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A little turtle decides she wants to be a super hero. But she is confused as to what kind of super hero she wants to be.
Christmas Wishes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013 by S & S P Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
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A compilation of short Christmas stories for young and old to enjoy. Each tale tells how Santa and his elves help children's wishes come true. The tales all have happy endings; even if along the way one or two lessons are learned.
A Memory Of Long Ago By Julius
Series: The journey of three children, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 910. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
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This is a story of Julius before the events of The Boy called Jason. Introducing the background of Julius.
Twisty Christmas Tales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,510. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: December 14, 2013 by Phantom Feather Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
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Twisty Christmas Tales —ten crazy Christmas adventures for the whole family! Christmas in outer space or at the beach, carolling gone wrong, a strange elf creating havoc in Santa’s workshop, monsters running amok, and a junior mad scientist who turns Christmas into chaos. Come along for the sleigh ride of your life, as these Twisty Tales weave their festive magic .
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
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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.
A New Home for Baby Swallow
Price: Free! Words: 740. Language: American English. Published: January 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Emigration & Immigration, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
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The baby swallow's life was about to change as winter drew nearer. He would have to leave his home and friends whom he loved dearly. This is a short story which empathizes with children who are having worries and difficulties transiting to a new, foreign environment.
Shadow Friends
Price: Free! Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
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Once upon a time, a boy named Tommy lived in a forest. One night, he needs to walk through the forest to give his grandma some soup, but along the way, magical things start to happen... A huge battle takes place between shadows in order to protect Tommy. Will the shadows succeed in keeping Tommy safe? After reading this story, you might never look at your shadow the same way again...
Keeper
Price: Free! Words: 8,750. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
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An orphan ten year old boy comes to live with his bitter aunt. He befriends a young girl his age and, despite his aunt's objection, a stray dog. Beach caves, pirate gold, and a vicious thief add up to lots of adventure.
Snips, Snails & Puppy Dog Tales: A Children's Story Collection
Series: The Indie Collaboration Presents, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 19,460. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014 by Peter John. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Poetry, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
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Another collection of free poems and stories brought to you by The Indie Collaboration. This time we take you to a world of dreams. To far-away lands of magic and wonder, where ducks and children have adventures and learn about the world; where heroes help their friends and elephants get lost. So pack your lunch box, grab your coat and shoes and join us in a land of make believe.
Matt and Mark: The Farmhouse Adventure
Price: Free! Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
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This is the first short story in a short story adventures series about two bothers named Matt and Mark. In this story they decide to check out an old farmhouse that they have been told to stay away from. This is one adventure they soon won't forget.
Dearie
Price: Free! Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
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How brave must a deer be? Brave enough to flee from danger, naturally. Everything frightens Dearie and makes him freeze. When he is faced with danger, real or imagined, he is unable to move a muscle. His fear becomes a threat to the herd and he is made to leave it. He must live alone, alone with his fears amidst the dangers that abound all around him.
The Magician's Turban
Price: Free! Words: 7,680. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
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The third magician said, "I'm Jadugar, a magician. A real magician. I do not do tricks skillfully. I perform magic. Today you will see what real magic is. Many tricksters are calling themselves magicians. Soon all magicians will be called tricksters! I cannot allow this to happen. So, tonight I bring you real magic" Discover the rest, for the magician's turban is a fascinating place to be in!
Squished
Price: Free! Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
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Squished is the story a brave spider named Jet. This book is historical treasure and should act as a warning to all spiders out there. For those who don't learn from this tale are bound to repeat it.
The Sleeping Beauty
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 120. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
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A picture fairy tale. A beautiful princess was cursed by a fairy and only a kiss of true love could save her. Did she find her true love?
The Strange Trip to the Zoo.
Price: Free! Words: 240. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
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This is a very short, very silly and funny story about Bob the Octopus, written by the Willowbrook Writers, a group of 10 and 11 year olds from Willowbrook Primary School, Cardiff, Wales.
Snapper-fish Harry and other Stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
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Faced with bullies competing for his food, Snapper-fish Harry learns a few new evolutionary tricks to improve his life. Visiting La-la Land - when Lucy is reading, she enters a strange but beautiful world full of surprises and makes a new friend. The Little Feijoa Tree is different from all the other fruit trees in the orchard, and she’s unhappy until Mother Nature explains why she's so special.
Farty-farty Flame-flame and Other Stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
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Farty-farty Flame-flame is a very old tractor. Can the mechanic save him or will Farmer Ollie lose his old friend? Horonchie the worm is bored with life in the compost bin but there are dangers out there – hungry birds, burning sun, and flooding rain. Rufus Rupert Remington always wants more, and he’s rude about it. But is it really Rupert’s fault that he’s behaving so badly?