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Billy Potts's Donkey and other stories
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 21,470. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Seven short stories about a small boy called Billy Potts. He's six years old and lives with his family in a small village somewhere in south-east England just after World War Two. He's very bright and normally very good, but he takes thing too literally sometimes and goes off at an unexpected tangent, with unpredictable results. Wiil amuse adults, and is suitable for reading to their children.
The Wonderful Roundabout
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 39,190. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
The Wonderful Roundabout is a collection of illustrated short stories for children, meant to inspire little ones to be kind, brave and curious. Each story is split into parts of approximately 500 words, so they can be easily read at bedtime. They are suitable for children over 5 years of age as the narratives may be too complex for those younger.
Los cuentos de Elidia Wong Miranda
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Price: Free! Words: 28,000. Language: Spanish. Published: April 13, 2013 by Piggy Press Books. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Disfruta de los cuentos cortos de Elidia Wong Miranda, ícono de la literatura infantil panameña. Contiene 29 cuentos infantiles ilustrados en español.
Fight or Flight
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,810. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Twenty award-winning short stories from the Stringybark Young Adult Short Fiction Award showcase some of the best contemporary YA authors writing today. From sharks and skateboards to religion and romance, these stories illustrate the breadth and depth of what interests today's teenagers.
The Life and Times of Little David Stone
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 48,220. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Imagination & Play
Little David Stone was full of vinegar. Things happened as he made his way through his elementary school years. There were spiders and bullies in the early times, and cemeteries and fistfights, Halloween and firecrackers, and of course an occasional meddlesome girl in the later years. So light up your Kindle and join in the fun of the crazy and meandering adventures of Little David Stone.
The Life and Times of Little David Stone - Book Three - Fifth through Seventh Grades
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,100. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Imagination & Play
Fifth grade is an exciting time in a kid's life, but sixth and seventh grades are even better. We'll share tales of firecrackers and cherry bombs, cemeteries and sleep-outs, Halloween and fistfights, and of course girls and the kinds of trouble that they bring with them. So come along and share the fun. Little David Stone is getting a little bit bigger, but his adventures are a little bigger too.
Uncharted Sky: A Lesbian YA Short Story Collection
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,090. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
UNCHARTED SKY is a bewitching collection of young adult short stories, ranging from science fiction and fantasy to paranormal, all featuring a lesbian heroine. This collection is part of Project Unicorn, a fiction project that seeks to address the near nonexistence of lesbian main characters in young adult fiction by giving them their own stories.
Hortensio and the Magic Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,420. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
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The book is dedicated to people of any age that have a sense of humor and enjoy reading magical stories. The book contains ten magic stories: Cloudy; The Stone, Peli and Pag; The Boy and the Laughing Owls; Shiny and Goldy; The Nerd Dragon; Cups of Ice Cream; Flamingo; The Magic Girl; Susan and the Butterfly; Hortensio the Colored Snail. This book is part from the Collection "Ten Magic Stories".
KidSlumber Bedtime Stories Volume 1
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,780. Language: American English. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Traditional fairy tales are often too long, too gruesome or otherwise unsuitable as a bedtime story. In KidSlumber stories no-one dies, no child is abandoned by its parents, nor are the stories saccharine sweet. Each story takes about 10-12 minutes to read and has humor, rhyme and usually a moral. The stories are written for the children of today, not past centuries. For children 5-10 years.
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
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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!
Critters, Faeries, Farms and Other Tales
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,370. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
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Critters, Faeries, Farms and Other Tales are short stories for young folks. Take a journey with critters,fly with faeries, go down on the farm, get the kids on their feet to twist and turn as a washer chugga, chugga, chugs; and enjoy other tales. It's fun for kids of all ages!
One Love, One Heart
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 30,430. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Africa
This is an Afro-Caribbean publication containing two stories that Nelson Mandela said was ‘wonderful’. The African story concerns an Africa from the past to the present day and Nelson Mandela’s influence on it. The Jamaican story tells the story about the oldest slave capital of Falmouth, Jamaica. Both stories extol the virtues that the peoples of both proud countries have given to the world.
Scratcher
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,030. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Scratcher is a young lad growing up and getting into trouble - lots of trouble - lots of FUNNY trouble - in a country town not too long after World War 2. Illustrated by Bruce Rankin
The Adventures of Lauren MacPhearson
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,750. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Lauren, 9 1/2, who comes from Scotland, has elective mutism, but that doesn’t stop her from having adventures, which she tells us about in four stories of her encounters with thieves, bears, forest fires, white water, biting horses, stolen art and ghosts from April to August.
Numerous Narritives
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,530. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
A collection of 25 of my short stories including Halloween stories, Christmas stories, Ghost stories, Science fiction, and so much more! These short stories will entertain and delight you. Easy to read and suitable for all ages. I'm sure you will enjoy them!
Newton and His Apple & Simple Newton Physics
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,720. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science
"Why did the apple fall out of the tree? Does everything fall? What makes things fall? Can anything stop things from falling? Are the sun, moon, and stars falling? Why don't they ever hit the ground? So many questions. Newton spent many years answering these questions by thinking and doing experiments. This book telling this excellent biographic story very simple, teaching and amazingly.."