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Enter: Ten Tales for Tweens - Fantastic Short Stories for Middle Grade Readers
Price: Free! Words: 43,900. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
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!
Annie's Antics
Price: Free! Words: 34,550. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Annie’s Antics is a book of fiction short stories about a mischievous preteen. Each story tells of an adventure Annie faces. Her escapades include humor, drama, suspense, chaos, challenge, love, crushes and a bit scary at times. I know you will enjoy meeting Annie Grey, her parents, cousins, farm animals, friends and even rivals. Some characters you will grow to love and others maybe not so much.
Hortensio and the Magic Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,420. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
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".
Our Voice Volume 7
Price: Free! Words: 171,670. Language: American English. Published: February 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Volume 7 of student produced writing from grades K-12 in the Twin Lakes School District of Monticello, Indiana. See the progression of our kids' abilities and interests as they grow. All proceeds go to a scholarship fund for student writers or towards publishing a physical version of the book.
Newton and His Apple & Simple Newton Physics
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,720. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science, 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.."
Fight or Flight
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,810. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
BookElves Anthology Volume 1
Price: Free! Words: 39,490. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent, Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent
Seven stories, seven situations threatening the festivities – a postbag that gets bigger, a Santa in summer, the strange disappearance of the gifts, a petnapping gang, a snowstorm in the wilds, a kidnapped messenger, and a whole raft of celebrations that are too strange to contemplate. Will the holidays be a disaster? Or will seven bookelves weave seasonal magic?
Mystery Underground: California Creatures (A Collection of Scary Short Stories)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,260. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Monsters, Fiction » Children’s books » Monsters
MYSTERY UNDERGROUND CALIFORNIA CREATURES READERS BEWARE! This book contains thirteen terrifying tales set in the state of California. Within them you will encounter trolls, ghosts, goblins, werewolves, and other mysterious creatures of legend. Read a scare ... if you dare!
One Love, One Heart
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 30,430. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Africa, 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.
Uncharted Sky: A Lesbian YA Short Story Collection
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,090. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, 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.
KidSlumber Bedtime Stories Volume 1
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,780. Language: American English. Published: August 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, 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.
Numerous Narritives
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,530. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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!
I am Not Roald Dahl!
Price: Free! Words: 35,830. Language: British English. Published: March 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
I am not Roald Dahl, I am not that man, A TREASURY OF CHILDREN'S STORIES. I am not Roald Dahl; it’s not a part of my plan, The poor man is dead, as dead as can be, I am not that man, now where is my tea?
Scratcher
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,030. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, 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
This Summer Storm
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,470. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
THIS SUMMER STORM is a collection of some of the best young adult stories out there today! In this exciting group of tales, it seems "one of everything" happens. Tornadoes, comets, hurricanes and raging river waters are all set to wreak havoc. But just when things can't get any worse, along comes a life-changing experience in each story that is just as unsettling as the threatening weather.
Los cuentos de Elidia Wong Miranda
Price: Free! Words: 28,000. Language: Spanish. Published: April 13, 2013 by Piggy Press Books. Categories: 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.
Blue's Adventures
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,100. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014 by Alfie Dog Limited. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
It is Christmas Eve night, when Mr Christmas goes to the toyshop where Blue bear has been patiently waiting over the years for someone to buy him. Blue thought he would never be bought. He so wanted to be loved and have lots of adventures. However, on that night Mr Christmas leaves him at the bottom of Jack Foster’s hospital bed and Blue bear’s adventures begin…
2015 Young Explorer's Adventure Guide
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 127,720. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014 by Dreaming Robot Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
24 science fiction short stories for the middle grade reader from Hugo and Nebula winning authors as well as newer writers. Girls need to read stories where any number of possible roles are modeled for them. Just as importantly, boys need to read stories where girls are active participants in adventures. And children of all colors and backgrounds need to know the future includes them.
Critters, Faeries, Farms and Other Tales
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,370. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
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!
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