Kid Pumpkin: A "Creeperz" Short Story
by Rusty Fischer
It’s Halloween in Nightshade, North Carolina, and this year for Show and Tell the kid everyone calls “Froggy” has a surprise in store for his classmates. It’s a homemade doll he calls “Kid Pumpkin,” but there’s nothing sweet or innocent about this toy. It’s out for blood, and it knows just who it wants…
This 1,944-word middle grade short story is 11 pages long.