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Short Bedtime Stories by Tom Greenwood
Price: Free! Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals(4.50 from 2 reviews)
These are several short stories I used to tell my daughters at bedtime. They are not quite as I told them as it was several years ago. Feel free to read to your children or adapt them. Let me know if they enjoyed any of them. Warning - contains the word 'poo'.
Brand Je Vingers Niet! by Tais Teng
Series: Ondierentuin, book 1. Price: Free! Words: 3,930. Language: Dutch. Published: December 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Vincents ouders werken als oppassers in de geheime Ondierentuin, diep onder Artis. Daar vind je alle werkelijk gevaarlijke beesten: de roze giraffen, de minidraakjes, de jongetjes-verslindende eenhoorns of de geinhoorns die zulke goede moppen vertellen dat je je letterlijk doodlacht.
The Emo Bunny That Should by John H. Carroll
Series: Stories for Demented Children, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays(4.80 from 5 reviews)
Emo the Bunny was a sad bunny. He preferred gloomy days, walks over a cliff and misery of any sort. One day he saw something very unusual. Normally he'd take a nap and try to forget about it, but for some reason he took an interest. Then things happened. Emo the Bunny hated it when things happened. With beautiful illustrations by Arlene Rose.
The Hare and The Tortoise - A modern fable by Satvik
Price: Free! Words: 1,050. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals(3.50 from 2 reviews)
This modern day fable looks at the story of "the hare and the tortoise" in a new light. A rabbit is challenged to a race by a tortoise. Who will win? Will 'slow and steady' win or is it 'swift and steady wins the race'?
Waar zijn de chipjes? by Angelina van Kemenade
Price: Free! Words: 1,130. Language: Dutch. Published: July 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Er ligt iets voor Muis zijn huis. Spin gaat kijken. Het zijn chipjes. Dat moeten ze aan Mus vertellen. Als ze terug komen, zijn de chipjes weg.
The Witch's Dog by Stephanie Dagg
Price: Free! Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Cackling Carol must be the only witch in the world who hates cats! So she decides to get a dog instead. Together with her faithful and very clever Broom, she visits a dogs' home and finds Big Roddy, the biggest and shaggiest dog you could imagine. All Cackling Carol's witchy friends fall about laughing when they see him. But just who is it that saves them all from the wicked Wizard Egbert?
Animal Rescue Club by Stephanie Dagg
Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Emma has started at a new school and wants to make friends. So when the twins announce that they have started an animal rescue club, she's determined to become a member. She begins to hunt for an animal to rescue, but that proves to be much harder than she ever imagined. Will she ever be a member of the Animal Rescue Club?
A New Pet in the Family by Bookata, LLC
Price: Free! Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Are Pets And Children Meant To Be Best Friends? This clever new children’s book “A New Pet in the Family” helps parents define and humorously explain how the arrival of a new pet can change the family’s dynamics. This is the second title from the Bookata.com exclusive Pet Stories Collection. Original art by Claudia Mendoza. Based on a story by John H. Carroll.
Dog Star by Dory Lee Maske
Price: Free! Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
A young boy makes a wish on his favorite star. He wishes he had a friend to play with. That wish will change his life.
Puppy Dog Tales by Alice V
Price: Free! Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals(4.00 from 4 reviews)
A collection of short stories for children and dog lovers alike. Love, strength, and companionship is all that any dog could ever want but when destiny seems to have other things in mind, these furry friends somehow defy the odds and warm the hearts of those who give them a "forever home."
Legend of the Tiger's Throne, w/Preview for ONCE WE WERE KINGS by Ian Alexander
Price: Free! Words: 23,040. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2010 by Dawn Treader Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals(3.00 from 1 review)
A tale of the loyalty, honor and sacrifice of a young tiger, the heir to the mystical throne in a fantastical animal kingdom. Includes excerpts from Ian Alexander's bestselling epic fantasy novel ONCE WE WERE KINGS
The Bear and the Bee by Maddie Reeday
Price: Free! Words: 430. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Poetry, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals(4.75 from 4 reviews)
A little bee tries to make friends, but people keep trying to hit him with newspapers. Then he bumps into a bear. Is this the start of a beautiful friendship? A charming story-poem by young writer Maddie Reeday.
The "Gabby" Little Monkey by Larry Aceves
Price: Free! Words: 620. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This book is about a young monkey that is alienated because she can't stop talking or making noises and what happens when she learns to be quiet and the value of listening. This book is written to help parents and children struggling with the most common outward symptoms of ADHD. The .PDF format is easily the best for this children's book. Don't preview in HTML or Java.
Children's Fun And Fantasy Verses by T.D. Green
Price: Free! Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals(5.00 from 1 review)
A modern collection of Read-To or Read-Alone poems for the young. The assortment of verses range from fun, to fantasy, to charming. These verses appeal to grown-ups too! Thank you all for your support, it's highly appreciated.
Pirate - The barking Kookaburra by Adrian Plitzco
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,990. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals(5.00 from 1 review)
Pirate is a lost baby kookaburra. He befriends a colourful bunch of dogs and a cat. His sense of fun turns their life upside down. But at the same time, the dogs' survival skills and the cat's wisdom take Pirate on a journey that changes his life forever. Pirate grows up. He learns to stand up for himself, to overcome fear and to care for his loved ones.
A Story for Morrie by Sarah Quelland
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals(4.00 from 1 review)
Morrie doesn't like children and Mrs. Aster doesn't like lizards. Or so they think. Morrie is a classroom pet who feels pestered by the students and looks forward to peace and quiet. That is, until the kids go on summer break. Morrie feels lonely before Mrs. Aster shows up. At first, she's fearful of the lizard, but she develops an affection for him when she learns they have something in common.
Learn Spanish: Spanish for Kids. Life of Basil - La vida de Albahaca - Bilingual Book in English and Spanish. by Colin Hann
Series: Learning Spanish for Kids., Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014 by LingoLibros. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Basil finds himself in a strange new pot and meets our other chatty little plants. They think they know some stuff, but when it comes to animals, they know nothing. One wild assumption followed by another gets them into big trouble. This illustrated story is for bilingual children and Spanish language students with a basic or intermediate knowledge who want to read a text in English and Spanish.
La Vida de Albahaca - Life of Basil. Cuento Bilingüe en Inglés y Español. Coleccion Aprender Inglés. by Colin Hann
Series: Aprender Inglés para niños, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 2,190. Language: Spanish. Published: September 12, 2014 by LingoLibros. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Albahaca se encuentra en una extraña y nueva maceta donde conocerá a nuestras parlanchinas plantitas. Cuando se trata de animales, no tienen ni idea. Una suposición incorrecta les llevará a meterse en un gran lío. ¡La próxima vez puede que no sean tan afortunados! Esta historia ilustrada, que distribuimos gratis, es para niños bilingües y estudiantes de Inglés que quieran leer un libro divertido