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The Marshmallow Test
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014 by Chevron Books, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Date & Time
Dad offers to his daughter a marshmallow and a choice: Enjoy the treat now — or — wait 15 minutes for “something even better.” Will she be able to wait? What could be better than a marshmallow? You don’t have to wait to find out. Read the book and fall in love with the adorable illustrations by amazing talent, Sasha Roberson. Story inspired by the 1960s Stanford Marshmallow Experiment.
Harry The Horsefly In Giddy-Up and In Horse Tale
Price: $1.39 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Harry the Horsefly sets out to correct the errors of his ways. No longer does he wish to pester other beings, he desires to help them instead.
The Thing Without a Name
Price: Free! Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In this short story, there is a boy named Johnny who is a small kid that has trouble with bullies. He finds a friend that has the same problem, but this friend has a secret weapon against bullies-fear. But the weapon needs to be recharged and the only way to charge it is to be a bully...or is it?
Fearless Freddie The Firefly
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,940. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Bedtime stories about a teenage firefly. Fearless Freddie the Firefly has three dreams. He wants to win trophies; he wants to be the town's hero; and he wants to become a legend.
Kitti the Cat - Playing With Water
Series: Kitti the Cat, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,290. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Kitti, Tom and Henry, the three kittens from the pier moves into town. They live under a bench in a park. One day, while Tom and Henry are sunning themselves on a bench, Kitti follows a girl to an unfamiliar place where he finds a pond. What happens to Kitti? An illustrated story. Illustrations by Joan Chen, Story by Esther Chen.
A Bolt of Lightning One Arrow & One Brave Little Girl
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 830. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Pom has watched her family brave the wilderness of their world and bring home food every day of her life. One day, though, the dangers catch up with her family and it is up to Pom to take charge. Read the exciting story of one little girl's courage and strength in the face of danger. Illustrated by L. Fisher.
Приключения Никтошки
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 117,470. Language: Russian. Published: March 8, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
В книгу вошло две детских повести. Жил-был мальчик-коротышка по имени Никтошка. Жил он там же, где другие малыши-коротыши, в городе Цветограде. В том самом доме номер пятнадцать по Колокольчиковой улице, где жили такие известные коротышки, как Знайка, доктор Таблеткин и прочие. На самом-то деле их в этом доме было не шестнадцать, как все привыкли считать, а семнадцать. И вот этим последним, семна
This is Me
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 320. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / General
This is Me, Is a short bedtime story for the children. Parents that listen as they read, may be reminded that they were once a child too, eager to learn about the this big world we live in, from those we look up to. Thats right, its you :) "Mum and Dad".
The Ghost of the Penny Woodley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Paranormal, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Simon usually loved going on school outings. He loved seeing all the new places. He loved learning about new things – or old things. But this one was different. The Penny Woodley was an old sailing ship. Over two hundred years ago, she sailed the seas. She brought supplies and settlers to a new world. Today, she was in dry dock, restored as a museum. And she was haunted! Find out what happens!
The Price of Friendship
Price: Free! Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The new kid at school finds out some friends are harder to make than others. If he wants to be her friend, he will have to meet her standards.
Common Ground
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,540. Language: Australian English. Published: February 28, 2014 by Solitary Cat Books. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Faryn is the youngest member of a scientific team exploring the planet Erikus-4. When she discovers something odd about the trees near the river, and everyone else is too busy with their own tasks to listen, Faryn decides to conduct her own experiment. But will her impulsive act endanger herself – or someone else?
Moonlight Manor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,460. Language: American English. Published: February 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books
Jordan moves into a new house only to find out it is haunted. She doesn't believe in ghosts. The children in the neighborhood continue to warn her that the last family that lived in Moonlight Manor disappeared. Of course Jordan doesn't believe that a house can actually eat someone. Or can it? This is one summer vacation that she will never forget.
Tale of a Patriot Part Three
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,630. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Part three of this three part series has Joe's ship preventing a mutiny of the transport ship they are escorting from England to the Colonies. Afterwards Joe goes to Yorktown, where the war ends when the British surrender.
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.
An Adventure of Bunny Bertie and Blueberry Elf
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Bunny Bertie finds a very sad Fairy honeygold, he must find a way to help her, On the way he asks Blueberry Elf to help. Follow their adventure to see if they succeed and make Fairy Honeygold happy again.
Billy In The Kitchen
Series: Billy's Big Ideas, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Billy decides to make a nutritional drink for his family after hearing how many energy drinks are not good for kids.It becomes quite the adventure and chaos when Billy, by himself decides to create the drink in his Moms kitchen. Billy's family gets more of a surprise than an energy drink by the time Billy is finished. Enjoy the laughs and disasters that seem to follow Billy's imagination.
Of Unicorns and Leprechauns
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 8, 2014 by Marcus Foxwell. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
A short tale from 'Death Row Rejects'. Of Unicorns and Leprechauns is aimed at both boys and girls ages 6-10. This is a fantasy tale of Jason, a young hero, who is on a quest to save his village from the clutches of a rotten warlock; and with a little help from some mystical friends.
The Secret Ingredient
Price: Free! Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Jessica washes dishes in her Papa’s restaurant. But what she really wants to do is cook. She decides it’s time to take over as Head Chef, and is soon cooking up bugs in her backyard kitchen, ready to serve to the unsuspecting customers! A short chapter book full of laughs and surprises. Bonus Recipe Inside!
Doktor Brändli - Abenteuer zwischen Erlen und Föhren
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 1,520. Language: German. Published: February 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Jeder Tag, den Doktor Brändli, Tiger und der Latz in Angriff nehmen, entwickelt sich zum spassigen Chaos. Türen bohren in der Nase, die Lampen sind nicht gerade Leuchten, Zitronenjoghurts tanzen sich die Säure aus dem Leib und Frau Meiers Lippen sind für Doktor Brändli viel zu rot, als dass er einen klaren Gedanken fassen könnte. Auf geht's ...
The Small Prickly Red Cactus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
A charming story of a small prickly red cactus that longs to be healthy, tall and green. The cactus meets several friends that give advice about being healthy, tall and green only to realize that he can never become anything else except what he is destined to become. Great valuable life lessons are learned in this short story which is a must read for children and adults alike.