Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories

Not a Sound. Not a Peep
Price: $2.09 USD. Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2010 by Inknbeans Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Poor Mhia can't sleep at night. And neither can the rest of her family. From the series In My Sister's World featuring three African-American sisters a they explore life and the world around them; Not a Sound, Not a Peep shows how the family in prose and illustrations handles the nightmares of Mhia, the youngest child in the family.
Where is Eddie Now?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,850. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Where is Eddie Now? Written for Kids,It is a humorous children's adventure about Eddie who is always getting into various escapades. It starts at his birthday party, when he gets involved in the last trick of Jolly Jack's the children's entertainer show, hides and cannot be found. During the course of this charming story Eddie find himself in all kind of trouble.
The Pitcher
Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Baseball & Softball, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Bobby played three years of Little League Baseball as a first baseman. He was now ready to move up to Pony League. The transition was going to be hard enough; however, because Bobby was left-handed, his new coach wanted him to become a pitcher. Follow Bobby as he faces the fear of failure and the challenges of learning a new skill.
Stupid Strawberry
Price: Free! Words: 800. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
We all love our cats...and sometimes they surprise us. This is a LEVEL 8 book.
Ursula Agelhorn, Up and Away!
Price: Free! Words: 790. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Need more fun? Grab some gum! A bored little girl decides she needs more adventure in her life and sets out to explore what lies beyond the family farm. She finds a novel way to travel - riding on top of a giant pink gum-bubble! An illustrated short story about embracing your independence and going where the moment takes you. Suitable for younger readers.
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.
Billie the Kid
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Fearless tomboy, Billie, moves to a new town in the desert southwest and goes exploring. She stumbles upon a hideout and makes new friends who share her adventures and make believe in the desert. Billie and her friends meet Jacob, a star gazer, and learn the story of a local native American legend that predicts a spirit will return to the area some day. Hop on your old bike and ride!
Genies in Jammies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Stories in Verse, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Genies in Jammies, by Marcy Petricig Braasch, is a full-color illustrated collection of 20 read-aloud poems. The poems are colorful rhythmic character sketches that bring out attentiveness and giggles from young listeners. With rich, hand-drawn and painted illustrations, this fun book is sure to become the "Read this one!" addition to the 4-10 year-old's bookshelf.
Herbert Sherbet
Series: Herbert Sherbet, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Herbert (Sherbet) Blundell lives above his dad’s sweet shop. He was teased about his name and ginger hair. He wants to be a comedian. Will he finally get the last laugh.
The Wardrobe Monster
Price: Free! Words: 500. Language: British English. Published: June 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Simon didn't like bedtime, the wardrobe monster only came out at night and it was going to get him sooner or later.
Fairy Grump
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 680. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Fairy Grump is a very short, lively story to be read to young children, and is about choosing who we become. Fairy Grump is grumpy. Fairy Grump is always grumpy because the other fairies don’t like her. But as she tries to take away everyone else’s happiness, she starts to play with the other fairies and have fun.
Red Slippers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Paranormal, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This prize-winning story of 2001's Writer's Digest Writing Competition centers around a pair of slippers left sitting on a stoop. As the day progresses, three people from different walks of life are drawn to them, each telling a different story. What is the attraction behind this mysterious pair of shoes?
Tippie & The Big Cat
Price: Free! Words: 5,060. Language: English (Scottish dialect). Published: September 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Tippie Hendry lives on the Scottish island of Barranmor with her grandma. When her classmate, Tommy McGregor, comes into school, reporting that he's spotted a big cat in Barranmor harbour, Tippie and her good friend, George McLure, decide to investigate. Is there really a wild cat on the loose on Barranmor? A story for older children to read themselves or for parents to read to younger children.
A Magical Gift
Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: October 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a short story of a boy who got A Magical gift on Christmas.
A Lottery Ticket
Price: Free! Words: 1,220. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: October 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A Short Story of a boy who dream about becoming Rich after winning first prize in Lottery.
Destiny
Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: October 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The is the story of a boy who's destiny and hard work really does wonders and he became a successful Businessman.
Anthony
Price: Free! Words: 990. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A quick 3 page time killer. It was an idea that popped into my head and I wanted to share with my readers.
Mystery Box
Price: Free! Words: 2,550. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Mystery Box is a short story set against the backdrop of a school cooking class. We get to meet Harry Watson who despises his lessons and hates cooking even more. He's bored and always in trouble but soon enough trouble finds Harry! join him on his adventures and meet some unexpected guests...
Charlie And Isabella Meet Jacob
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Charlie and Isabella are two Angora goats with magical powers. They live in the Golden Berry Glen in the forest. One day they decide that they want to venture further and meet a boy named Jacob; much fun follows and suddenly disaster strikes. The goats also discover other goats. The short story is suitable to aid children with their reading and for adults to read as a bedtime story.
Aliens & Weird Stuff
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Three fun, odd, and intriguing stories for kids age 8-12 by award-winning author Anne E. Johnson. "Airsick Over Planet Ekka" shows that not all aliens are used to flying in spaceships. In "Brains Coming Out of My Ears," a kid stands in line twice when they're handing out brains. "The Ballad of Honking Tim" is a rhyming story about an orphan who discovers he has a very unusual musical talent.