Books tagged: childrens stories

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The Red Jacket
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2009. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
This short story was awarded honorable mention in Writer's Digest 78th Annual Writing Competition. Being best friends is sometimes hard, especially when you don't understand everything. But I'll never forget Jeremy Michel Myers as long as I live.
Solar Girl and Lunar Boy
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 4,810. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2009. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Solar Girl and Lunar Boy is a delightful collection of children stories that taps into their personal inner light to vanquish fear of the unknown (Solar Girl); humorously transforms a common experience from sadness to joy (No Smiling On Wednesdays); breaks stereotypes and teaches earthquake safety in Quake, Shake and Roll; and explores the world of ants and the environment, in As Precious As Gold.
What a Hullabaloo!
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,700. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2009. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Poetry
It’s poetry it’s fun and it’s not just for children! This book is about moments, the ones from childhood. The ones in which we dared to dream, the dreams we did not fear to follow. Nothing could stop us for we were children, and impossible was a word we’d not yet learnt. But there are parents and teachers and people with beards and that can only mean one thing, trouble!
The Skin of Lions: Rwandan Folk Tales and Fables
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You set the price! Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
This is a picture book collection from Rwanda. At one time all of the children in this book lived on the streets. The stories are from their personal experiences, traditional folk tales or creative imaginations. They continue a thousand-year-old oral tradition and speak for all of those that have been silenced. Author royalties go to the Rwanda Orphan's Project at www.rwandanorphansproject.org.
The Picking Flower Garden
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
Twelve year-old Fiona steals flowers from the garden of 85 year-old Rose and gets into a lot of trouble. Rose and Fiona are at a stand-off until they finally work out a deal that makes them both happy.
Will the Soccer Star
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
The last few seconds of the soccer game. The score is tied. Will does a fake and then shoots the ball to Roz, who scores. Roz and Will are heroes. At the next game, Will thinks the other team is talking about his twitching eye and rolling shoulder. They really are talking about the play he made with Roz. Will learns everyone has vulnerabilities. Kids who don’t get it need someone to talk to.
Kahonua Island
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Price: Free! Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
A story about Rachael and her talking fish, who convinces her to enter a magic code in her phone. She is transported to Kahonua Island, where she meets a giant gerbil Mr. Green. Grondlet the Sunflower helps charge the phone with solar energy, and they visit Mr. Mantis, a mathematician, to try and unlock the code so she can return home. For ages 10 to 100. Themes: fun, environment, science, math.
Storybook Advent Calendar
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Series: Storybook Advent, Book 1. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 37,950. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2010 by Laura Dawn Lewis. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
Advent is the four weeks leading up to Christmas. The Storybook Advent Calendar includes a number of classic Christmas Stories by many of the most beloved writers in addition to 7 original stories written specifically for this book.
Motherload / Motherlode
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,530. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2010 by Hades Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Reworked from her live performances, these stories are "life lessons" told through metaphor and simple truths. Meant to be read aloud they focus on the renewal brought about by Spring and Motherhood. Presented in an ancient storyteller tradition where each vignett, through spiritual-heart-speak and motherly-instinct, tugs at the heart strings of hope, happiness and heritage.
The Little Pig Who Didn't Go To Market
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Petunia is a grand champion pig who escapes with her brother Peter from a slaughter house and hides from bloodhounds, a sheriff, and a posse. The story of the clever pigs goes viral on the Internet and the two pigs become international stars. Read this story and find out what happens to these two little pigs.