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Warm October
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Price: Free! Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
It's October, but summer doesn't seem to be giving way to fall. This short story recounts the happenings of a less than ordinary October day.
Wrong Way Round Hall: A 15-Minute Horror Story, Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
We tried to think of where to go trick or treating next. “I think we should go to Cedar Street,” Carrie said. “Why Cedar Street?” I asked. “Those are small houses, not rich ones.” “Yeah,” Carrie answered. “But they are close together. We can hit more houses in less time.” I had to admit she had a point. Suddenly I saw a lane branching off to the side. What is there? Includes Common Core Exercises.
Creeperz: Five Terrifying Tales
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Price: Free! Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Halloween
A boy who turns into candy after shoplifting his Halloween treats. A girl who wakes up one morning to discover that her wish has come true… and it’s Halloween EVERY day! These are just some of the short, spooky stories that make up my new middle grade anthology, Creeperz: 5 Terrifying Tales. This 8,250-word middle grade short story collection is 44 pages long.
Little Birds: A "Creeperz" Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 1,940. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Halloween
Every Halloween Bobby Jenkins and his best friend, Nathan, would fill their pockets full of rocks and go down to Coffin Lake and toss them at the crows that flocked there each year. But this year, Nathan is gone… and so are the crows. And Bobby Jenkins is about to find out what happens when “little birds” get BIG revenge! This 1,944-word middle grade short story is 11 pages long.
Kid Pumpkin: A "Creeperz" Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Halloween
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.
Scary Movies: A Romantic Halloween Story
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Price: Free! Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
It’s Halloween and Haley Tyson is working late at her father’s video store, Rewind. When her last customer turns out to be Josh Ridgeway, high school dweeb turned college freshman hunk, she can’t believe her luck. That is, until Josh’s girlfriend walks in. Will Halloween scare their romance away? Or will midnight turn Haley’s trick into a treat? This 4,630-word short story is 25 pages long.
The Right Vampire: A Romantic Halloween Story
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Price: Free! Words: 4,780. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
When Haley Chambers mistakes a handsome stranger in a Dracula costume for her blind date, she thinks she’s died and gone to matchmaker heaven! That is until her friend points out her “real” blind date – half as handsome but just as Dracula – across the room. Now Haley must decide which is the “right” vampire, surprising herself in the process. This 4,780-word short story is 26 pages long.
Love and Other Spells: Three Romantic Halloween Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 14,290. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
Halloween may only come once a year, but don’t let that stop you from enjoying these three romantic tales of love, passion, witches, ghosts, spells and potions anytime of the year. This volume of three complete holiday stories is 14,290-words and 75 pages long.