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A Trail of Paw Prints on our Hearts
Price: Free! Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
A trio of kids stories about people and their friendships with animals.
The Lazy Duchess (a short story)
Series: Cautionary Tales: Royal Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,140. Language: British English. Published: May 1, 2016 by Vraiment. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Stories in Verse
Once upon a time, there lived a duchess. She was very lazy, I must confess. She slept in bed for hours on end. She loved her sleep; she didn’t pretend. Every day it was the same; she huffed a sigh when morning came. “I need more sleep,” the duchess whined, as her mother opened a blind ... This rhyming cautionary tale looks at the pitfalls of laziness. It is approximately 1,000 words.
Knights and Nobles
Price: Free! Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
A short story about two brave little boys in a hospital who get recruited by a Knight to go on the adventure of a lifetime. And a fable about a spoiled little prince who learns a valuable lesson.
Four Letters in Reverse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,750. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Annabella Callaghan is just a regular girl. With her two besties by her side, she can take on the world. Or at least, the eighth grade. When her secret crush reveals his best friend likes her instead, it’s hard to keep a brave face. Especially when said crush seems to be hanging around more lately… And did he just look at her like she’s an alien?
Minecraft: Diary of an Ender Dragon
Price: Free! Words: 13,590. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Have you ever wondered where the Ender Dragon came from? She hasn't. She stays in the End all day, fending off invaders and protecting her precious egg. She's never had to think about it, until one day mysterious strangers come and steal her egg away from her. Following them into the Overworld, she's in the sunlight for the first time and utterly out of her depth. Along with her new human ...
Diary of a Minecraft Steve: The Amazing Minecraft World Told by a Hero Minecraft Steve
Price: Free! Words: 11,070. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
All Steve wants is to lead a simple life, away from troublesome neighbours and the monsters that come out at night and cause havoc. He thought he'd put his adventuring days behind him, but instead, thanks to a random encounter in a nearby village, he gets roped into a daring plan to save the inhabitants from a new and never before seen threat. Despite Steve's reluctance to get involved in ...
Our Voice 8
Price: Free! Words: 278,210. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Volume 8 of student produced writing from grades K-12 in the Twin Lakes School District of Monticello, Indiana. This edition covers 212 writers from Spring and Fall 2015. Fully 12% of our entire K-12 student body participated in this edition. All proceeds towards publishing a physical version of the book.
Putting Kids to Sleep
Price: Free! Words: 11,780. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
The book is based on some bed time stories which I heard from others or read as a student. To make it suitable for present generation, I have changed the stories up to an extent. Every story is carrying some moral teachings and expected to inspire the young generation to do something good for the society.I have not claimed originality and authenticity of the stories.Hope,kids will like these.
Battle Your Own Monsters
Price: Free! Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016 by SlateRunPublishingLLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Dystopian
Ivan Twig has a good life and a good job. He has an amazing wife and a daughter on the way. But, one day, his wife is murdered and he is blamed for it. Ivan goes to prison for the crime - no one believes he is innocent. And then, his life really starts to fall apart. Along with the rest of the world....
The Friendly Creeper Diaries, Book 1: The Creeper Village
Price: Free! Words: 5,870. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Monsters, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Mike has lived his whole life in his quiet village on the mountain top. The only thing that makes his village different? It is full of creepers. The friendly creepers live away from the rest of the Over World. All that changes, however, when wither skeletons from the Nether start to attack Mike’s village. The creepers decide they will have to go down and see the rest of the Over World.
Diary of a Creeper: The Potion Brewer
Price: Free! Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Comics & Graphic Novels / Media Tie-In
Journey into the unbelievable world of Minecraft and follow the lonely Creeper in search for the mysterious Potion Brewer. Take a look inside and meet up with the main character as he faces the world he lives in, its inhabitants and the adventure that’s waiting for him. Dive into the engaging life of Creeper and experience the greatest journey ever told in The World of Cubes.
The Prankster Diaries, Book 1: Jokes on the Jokester
Price: Free! Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Manners & Etiquette, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Clyde is what some would call a class clown, prankster, or jokester. Ever since he can remember all he has loved doing is pranking other people in their Minecraft Village. Clyde never expected that one of his pranks would backfire. What Clyde failed to learn before now was--you need to be careful who you try to prank especially if that person happens to be a witch.
De Romeinse ring
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,700. Language: Dutch. Published: March 14, 2016 by e-Publikant. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Brianne doet niets liever dan met haar metaaldetector de weilanden rondom haar dorp afspeuren, ook al lachen de kinderen uit de klas haar erom uit. Als ze op een dag een Romeinse ring vindt en omdoet, staat haar hele leven opeens op zijn kop. Spannend jeugdverhaal voor 10+.
The Last Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Darwin L. Clarence III, called Dancey since nursery school, has eaten a peanut butter and jelly sandwich for lunch every day for years. His parents are moving to another planet, one where they don't grow peanuts or strawberries. However, Dancey has a plan. Yet he has no idea of its its far-reaching effects or how much it will change his new world.
Kitts McGee Lost on a Mountain
Price: Free! Words: 800. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Kitts McGee is a cat detective, and he is also the best detective in all of Cat City. Kitts McGee is lost on a mountain with a penguin named Four and a bear named Three.
Planeet in zicht
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,770. Language: Dutch. Published: February 14, 2016 by e-Publikant. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
De dertienjarige Apollo weet niet beter dan dat hij met heel veel families op een ruimteschip door het heelal zwerft, op zoek naar een planeet waar ze zich kunnen vestigen. Als de planeet dan eindelijk in zicht is, willen de volwassenen er opeens niet heen ... Spannend sciencefictionverhaal voor 10+.
Price: Free! Words: 5,130. Language: Ukrainian. Published: February 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Дуже страшна та неймовірно правдива історія яка сталася в середині 50-х років XX століття у м.Луцьку з хлопчиком на ім'я Аполлон та його друзями.
Saint Nicholas Claus
Price: Free! Words: 3,030. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent
Saint Nicholas Claus The progression of Santa Claus, otherwise known as Saint Nicholas Claus. This short story brings about Santa from a new born baby and his upbringing with the elves, fairies and nymphs. He wanted more than anything to bring a smile to the face of every boy and girl. He accomplished this by bringing them each a toy to light up their faces.
Pokey the Elephant
Price: Free! Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Pokey was a polka dotted Elephant that lived in the town called Aniville. Because he was different, he thought if he became a hero he might have friends. He never dreamed he was perfect the way he was. First in a series of stories called Adventures in Aniville.
Merlin's Fireball
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Herb Dunn had a feeling that something outside his house was wrong. Looking out through the window, he shouted out. Esther look at this, there is a flame burning just above the grass. He called the police and fire brigade. When they arrived h showed them the fire that was growing in size, but didn't give of any heat. An old man with a dragon came out of the flame. I'm Merlin the magician, he said.

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