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Caitlind Alexander is the author of over 60 books for children, including the Jamie and Kendall Broderick Mystery series, the Wonderful World of Animals series, the Miss Jones series, and a number of books in the 14 Fun Facts and 101 Fun Facts series.

Caitlind is also an accomplished speaker. She has given numerous talks to children and school classes. She also gives talks and seminars for writers on topics ranging from creating believable characters to publishing ebooks.

She lives in California where she loves to visit historic places and learn about new things. She also loves to travel and has been all over the world.

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Meet the Giant Panda: A 15-Minute Book for Early Readers, Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 4,780. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction
Giant pandas live in China. For years many people thought a panda was a bear. Some thought it was a raccoon. Now they know that it is really a bear. They look like a huge, cuddly bear. They have four legs and a short, stubby tail. They also have a bear face. This book is a shorter version of our popular “Giant Pandas: Cuddly Bamboo Lovers” and is for early readers. Includes Common Core exercises.
Meet the Sea Creatures #2: A Set of Seven 15-Minute Books for Early Readers, Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction
There are many fascinating creatures in the sea. Some are funny and some are strange. This book is a compilation of seven of our popular 15-Minute Books for early readers. It contains the full books: "Meet The Shark", "Meet The Sea Otter", "Meet The Frogfish", "Meet The Whale", "Meet The Barnacle", "Meet The Sea Star", "Meet The Elephant Seal". Includes Common Core exercises.
Meet The Sea Creatures #1: A Set of Seven 15-Minute Books, Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 10,320. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction
There are many fascinating creatures in the sea. Some are funny and some are strange. This book is a compilation of seven of our popular 15-Minute Books for early readers. It contains the full text and pictures from: "Meet The Dolphin", "Meet The Clown Fish", "Meet The Jellyfish", "Meet The Octopus", "Meet The Ray", "Meet the Sea Horse" and "Meet the Sea Dragon". Includes Common Core exercises.
I Wonder… Can Navy Dolphins Work For The Army? A 15-Minute Book, Educational Version
By Judith Janda Presnall
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction
People train animals to do useful jobs for humans. They help humans who are disabled. Some help policemen. Some are actors. The animals enjoy helping their human partners or owners. Here is some fun information about animals that work for us. Find out more about working animals in this fun 15-Minute book. Educational Versions include Common Core exercises.
I Wonder…Does The Hairy Tarantula Comb Its Hair? A 15-Minute Book, Educational Version
By Judith Janda Presnall
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction
Have you ever thought about walking a pig? How about dressing a bunny in doll clothes? How would you like to comb and fluff the fur of a longhaired hamster? Pets can be forever friends, but they also need a lot of care.Here is some fun information about strange and unusual pets in this 15-minute book! Educational Versions include Common Core exercises.
I Wonder… Does A Camel Store Water In Its Hump? A 15-Minute Book, Educational Version
By Judith Janda Presnall
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,470. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction
I Wonder… About Desert Animals Does a roadrunner ever run on sidewalks? Does the Arizona bark scorpion growl like a dog? What is the purpose of those huge ears on the fennec fox? Does the Texas banded gecko live only in Texas? Does a kangaroo rat have a tummy pouch? Learn the answer to these questions and more in this fun 15-Minute book. Educational Versions include Common Core exercises.
I Wonder… How Do Monkeys Prevent Mosquito Bites? A 15-Minute Book, Educational Version
By Judith Janda Presnall
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,520. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction
I wonder … About Rain Forest Animals How does the toucan hold its head up with such a large bill? Does an anteater eat only ants? Do Komodo dragons breathe fire to kill their victims? How does the colorful red-eyed tree frog hide from its enemies? Will an armadillo’s armor get rusty in water? Learn the answer to these questions and more in this fun 15-minute book. Includes Common Core exercises.
I wonder… Can A Bald Eagle Grow Hair? A 15-Minute Book, Educational Version
By Judith Janda Presnall
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction
I wonder … About Birds. Do snowy owls melt in the summer months? How many words can a parrot learn? How big is the pelican’s stretchy pouch? How many neck bones does a swan have? Do kookaburras laugh at people? Learn the answer to these questions and more in this fascinating 15-minute book about birds. With a fun question, each page has a new bird to meet. Include Common Core exercises.
I Wonder… Do Bedbugs Snore? A 15-Minute Book, Educational Version
By Judith Janda Presnall
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction
I Wonder… About Insects. Are all ladybugs females? Does a honeybee make flavored honey? Will a stinkbug smell better if it takes a bath? Can a walking stick fly? Will fruit flies eat vegetables? Learn the answer to these questions and many more in this fun 15-minute book about insects. With a comical question, each page introduces a new insect. Educational Versions include Common Core exercises.
I Wonder…Does a Hammerhead Shark Pound Nails? A 15-Minute Book, Educational Version
By Judith Janda Presnall
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction
I Wonder… About Sea Creatures. Does a hammerhead shark pound nails? Can you wish upon a starfish? Does a parrot fish eat sunflower seeds? Can a seahorse gallop?Learn the answer to these questions and more in this fascinating 15-minute book about sea creatures. With a fun question, each page introduces a sea creature and tells about it. Ages 6-10. Educational Versions include Common Core exercises.
Rachelle Tiny and the Giant Kitty Cat, Educational Version
By Cullen Gwin
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 7,760. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
It was a wonderful day. Three-year-old Rachelle Tiny was in a good mood. She was pushing her brand new baby in its brand new stroller, up and down the passageways inside the walls of the big people's house. And she was singing a happy song. Papa Tiny had made the stroller out of a half a walnut shell, with wheels made of four matching buttons. Educational Versions include Common Core exercises.
Danielle Tiny and the Littles, Educational Version
By Cullen Gwin
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 8,450. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
It was very, very late at night. But somehow Danielle Tiny couldn't sleep. Slowly she climbed out of the milk duds box that served as her bed. Danielle shivered in the dark. Something was different. She didn't know what it was, but she could feel it. Slowly she snuck out of the room. When she was in the hallway, suddenly she heard a loud noise. CRACK! What was it? Includes Common Core exercises.
Aaron Tiny and the Great Snake Invasion, Educational Version
By Cullen Gwin
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 7,880. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
"I'm bored," thought Aaron Tiny as he sat behind a wall. He was staring through a tiny nail hole in the wall watching Peter Martin, the big boy in the next room playing video games. "I could do better than he's doing," Aaron sighed. What happens to Aaron when he gets the chance to try? Educational Versions include Common Core exercises.
Gabrielle Tiny and the Clue in the Book, Educational Version
By Cullen Gwin
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 8,090. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
“Oh no,” said Brie Tiny. “My book report is due tomorrow!” She had been dreaming about school when she suddenly remembered it. Being careful not to wake anyone, Brie crept out of her lemon drop box bed and into her tiny robe. Slowly she snuck down the hall and out through the passageways to the tiny door which lead to the big people's house. What did she find? Includes Common Core exercises
Courtney Case and the Dinosaur, Educational Version
By Jeannie Meekins
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 10,850. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
You never know what might inspire you. Surprisingly, school has been the source of many of my cases. In this case (my second book), I try to discover what happened to the leg of a dinosaur that was shown at our local museum. I mean, how can something as big as a dinosaur leg not be found? Join me on this fun, exciting case. Educational Versions include Common Core exercises.
Courtney Case and the Pobblebonk, Educational Version
By Jeannie Meekins
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 8,940. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
Hi, I am Courtney Case. I live in Australia. In my spare time, I’m a Private Detective. I’ve got my best friend and trusty sidekick, Laura, and my cat, Maggie. Together, we are the Courtney Case Detective Agency. Sometimes, being a Private Detective is all about discovering the wonders of nature. That’s how it was this time. Join me! Educational Versions include Common Core exercises.
Miss Jones and the Runaway Slaves: A 15-Minute Fantasy, Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,210. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
Meet Miss Jones, the time traveling second grade teacher. Whenever she finds something “not quite right” in history, she goes back and fixes it! Here Miss Jones discovers a group of runaway slaves. They have become lost when Harriet Tubman, their leader, has suddenly fallen asleep. Can Miss Jones help them find their way and save Harriet? Educational Versions include Common Core exercises.
Miss Jones and the Golden Spike: A 15-Minute Fantasy, Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
Meet Miss Jones, the time traveling 2nd grade teacher. Whenever she finds something “not quite right” in history, she goes back and fixes it! Here Miss Jones discovers that the golden spike has been stolen! The transcontinental railroad is almost finished. Important people have come from all over to see the last, golden spike being laid, but it is gone! Can Miss Jones help? Has Common Core tasks.
Miss Jones and the Pony Express: A 15-Minute Fantasy, Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
Meet Miss Jones, the time traveling second grade teacher. Whenever she finds something “not quite right” in history, she goes back and fixes it! Here Miss Jones discovers that Pony Express rider Wild Bill Hickock is in danger. He is trying to carry the news of President Lincoln’s election across the plains. But Bill is sick. Can Miss Jones help keep him from dying? Includes Common Core exercises.
Miss Jones and the Wright Brothers: A 15-Minute Fantasy, Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
Meet Miss Jones, the time traveling second grade teacher. Whenever she finds something “not quite right” in history, she goes back and fixes it! Here Miss Jones discovers that the first flight ended in a deadly crash! Something went wrong with the plane and it crashed. The first flight never happened. Can Miss Jones reach Kill Devil Hill in time to save Orville Wright? Has Common Core exercises.
Miss Jones and the David: A 15-Minute Fantasy, Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,280. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
Meet Miss Jones, the time traveling second grade teacher. Whenever she finds something “not quite right” in history, she goes back and fixes it! Here Miss Jones discovers that Michelangelo’s great sculpture only shows David from the waist up! What could have gone wrong and how can she fix it? Educational Versions include Common Core exercises. Ages 7-10
What Does One Reef Matter? A 15-Minute Book, Educational Version
By Cullen Gwin
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,770. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
Janey loved the beach. She loved playing in the waves and digging in the sand. She loved looking at the brightly colored fish. She loved feeding the seagulls and watching them fly. She loved everything about the beach. Everything, that is, except the reef. The coral reef she didn't like. See the role a reef plays in the ecosystem and the life of the ocean. Includes Common Core exercises.
I Am An Ostrich, Don't You Know: A 15-Minute Book, Educational Version
By Cullen Gwin
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,210. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction
Well hello there. My name is like, Val. I’m, like, an ostrich, ya know. But I bet you knew that. You’re a smart one, you are. But even if you’re smart, I’m a lot smarter. And I’m better looking. Don’t I look just grand? Meet Val, the vain ostrich, and let her tell you all about her life and what it is like to be an ostrich in Africa. Ages 7-10. Educational Versions include Common Core exercises.
Meet the Armadillo: A 15-Minute Book for Early Readers
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction
How would you like to live your life in a suit of armor? That is what an armadillo does. Armadillos have very long noses. They use their nose to sniff out things. They like to sniff out bugs and other good things to eat. They can smell very well. This book is a shorter version of our popular “Armadillos: Animals that Wear Armor" and is for early readers.
I’m Cubby the Lion: A 15-Minute Book, Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction
Hi. I’m Cubby the lion. I’m king of the jungle. Well, OK. Right now I’m only a few months old so I guess I’m just a prince. But give me time. In two more years I’ll be full grown and ready to rule! Here I am hanging around outside the den. That’s my brother Snot-nose on the left. Lion mothers have two to four cubs every other year. Lots of times they just have three. Includes Common Core exercises
Fish That Can’t Swim and Birds That Can’t Fly: A 15-Minute Book, Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction
Yes, there really are fish that can’t swim and birds that can’t fly! I’m not making this up. I promise. This book will introduce you to a number of them. You will meet frogfish, spiny devil fish, pipefish, and starfish. You will also meet ostriches, emus, cassowarys and kiwis, among other fish that can’t swim and birds that can’t fly. Educational Versions include Common Core exercises.
The Caribou and the Eskimo: A 15-Minute Book, Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,760. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction
Caribou and Eskimos need each other. They work together so that both of them can survive. You may not know a lot about caribou or Eskimos, so let me tell you a little bit about them. This book covers to the nomadic life of the caribou and how the Eskimo used their fur, meat, sinew, bones, and the relationship between them. Educational Versions have exercises designed to meet Common Core Standards.
Some Feet Smell: A 15-Minute Book About Human and Animal Feet, Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction
Some feet can smell. We don't mean they stink. Some animals actually have feet that smell things like your nose does. Some animals even taste with their feet! Some animals eat with their feet, or use them to swim. Others use their feet to hunt or to dig holes. Even if they don't smell, feet are wonderful things. Take a fun and interesting look at all kinds of feet with this book. Has CCSS tasks.
The Toothless Hag: A 15-Minute Ghost Story, Educational Version
By Cullen Gwin
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
It wasn’t fair! Why should Colin spend a week at his Aunt’s house picking apples when she wouldn’t even buy him a candy marble! Well, if life wasn’t going to be fair to him, he didn’t care about being fair. He cut out right after lunch and headed for the cemetery. He explored around, and stumbled upon a crypt with the bones of those long dead. Find out what happens there. Ages 9+. Has CCSS tasks.
The Ghosts in the Cellar: A 15-Minute Ghost Story, Educational Version
By Cullen Gwin
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 7,310. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
This was our last chance. I know my wife thought this was a folly, but tomorrow she would see how right I was. Tomorrow our dreams would come true. Let me give you a bit of background. I had been a normal working slob my whole life. I was unhappy as an accountant, but I was even unhappier when I got laid off. It wasn’t my fault I wasn’t working anymore. Ages 9+. Includes Common Core exercises.
The Scarecrow: A 15-Minute Horror Story
By AT Davidson
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,620. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
The scarecrow in the field was certainly scary, and not just to crows. Bobby couldn’t say why exactly he found it as scary as he did. He just did. He told himself it was only some material filled with straw, but avoided going near it, all the same. He preferred it if he didn’t have to even think about it. The scarecrow had been there forever, or so it seemed. Ages 9+. Has Common Core exercises.
The Ghost of the Clairborne: A 15-Minute Ghost Story, Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,640. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
I was so excited. I was finally going to stay at the Claiborne Hotel. I had grown up in San Francisco, and the Clairborne sat grandly on one of the highest hills in the city, looking out over the Bay. As a kid I had always dreamed about what it would be like to live in a place like that, or even stay there for a few nights. Find out what happens when he does. Ages 9+. Has Common Core exercises.
The Haunted Bicycle: A 15-Minute Horror Story, Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,380. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
I got my bike at a police auction. I thought it looked like a fantastic piece of machinery! The cops had said it was abandoned, but I couldn’t believe it! Why in the world would anyone abandon an incredible bike like this? A few days later I found out the answer to that question. Let me tell you what happened. Found out about this strange, terrifying bike! Ages 9+. Includes Common Core exercises.
The Cemetery Ghost: A 15-Minute Ghost Story, Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
I was driving down a deserted road. It was a shortcut I often took to get home. I’m not sure it was any shorter, but it was definitely quieter. A lot fewer cars came this way. Perhaps it was because most of the houses weren’t out this direction. Maybe it was even because of the cemetery. I actually liked going by the cemetery. Find out what happens when he does. Ages 9+. Has Common Core exercises
The Haunted Ghost: A 15-Minute Ghost Story, Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
"Ah, this one was going to be easy," Martin thought to himself. "A single woman living alone." He had haunted families, bachelors, and old maids before. None of them lasted more than a week. He had his favorites, of course. Find out what happens to the new owner of this haunted house in this short by creepy tale. Ages 9+ Educational Versions Include exercises designed to meet Common Core Standards
The Persistent Ghost: A 15-Minute Ghost Story, Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
“I’m sorry if I’m such a pain,” Mr. Sidney said as I adjusted his pillows. “Oh! It’s not you,” Janet sighed. “I just have some things on my mind.” “They don’t seem to be happy things,” Mr. Sidney noted with a wheeze. “Is it all this taking care of dying folks that has you upset? Or is it something else? I have a hard time talking, but I can be a great listener. Ages 9+. Has Common Core exercises.
Werewolf Fever: A 15-Minute Horror Story, Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,140. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
“There's a werewolf around. I just know it.” “Johnson lost another lamb last night.” “They found what was left of it torn to bits.” “And they found tracks of the monster too.” “They were huge.” Sheriff Corbin listened as the talk around him started raising the pulses of the crowd. Finally he stepped in. Find out what happens next. Ages 9 and up. Includes Common Core exercises.
Wrong Way Round Hall: A 15-Minute Horror Story, Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
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.
The Isle of Death: A 15-Minute Horror Story, Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
Out in the Atlantic lies an island shaped like a huge footprint with amputated toes. A ridge of mountains runs the length of the island. On one side the island is covered with a beautiful town. Mansions dot the hillsides and once beautiful gardens stretch out before them. But all the inhabitants of these wondrous homes reside on the other side of the island. Ages 9+. Includes Common Core exercises
The Haunted Haystack: A 15-Minute Horror Story, Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
The night started out just great. I’d gone to a scary movie with some friends, and Mary Lou Pendergrass had cuddled up to me all night long. Then I started walking home through the field. That’s when my luck changed. Suddenly I was being followed, but not by anything human. Would I ever make it home safely? Read this short, creepy tale to find out. Ages 9+. Includes Common Core exercises.
The Disappearance of Sara Oglethorpe: A 15-Minute Ghost Story, Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
Sara Oglethorpe’s father was a drunk. When he drank he got mean, and Sara hated him for it. Then one night the neighbors heard a fight coming from the Oglethorpe house. The next day Sara wasn’t in school. On Sunday she never made it to church. Find out what happened to Sarah and her father in this creepy tale. Ages 9+. Educational Versions Include exercises designed to meet Common Core standards.
The Hobo Graveyard: A 15-Minute Horror Story, Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 7,270. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
“Then the train pulls away from the station,” Peter said. “And anyone riding in boxcar 1313 on the night of a full moon, never comes back. They go to the hobo graveyard to die.” Those were the words that started the challenge; The challenge that would change my life forever. Read this short, creepy tale to find out what happened one cold, moonlit night. Ages 9+. Includes Common Core exercises.
The Haunted Tree House: A 15-Minute Ghost Story, Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
Tammy and Jessica were best friends. They loved to go exploring. Then one day they found a tree house deep in the woods. It was a great tree house, but something didn’t feel right. It was almost as if the tree house was haunted. Tammy and Jessica ran from the tree house, only to find themselves at a small clearing in the woods. Facing them was an old cabin, and an even older woman. Has CCSS tasks
The Werewolf of Walther Point: A 15-Minute Horror Story, Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,450. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
The fog rolled in, wrapping itself around my shoulders like a stale, wet, gray cloak. And it hid me. It hid my presence from the watchful eyes in the cabin before me. That was fine with me. I needed the concealment more than I needed the sight. In fact, I didn't need to see the cabin at all. I could smell it. Ages 9 and up. Educational Versions Include Common Core exercises
The Ghost of the Donner Party: A 15-Minute Ghost Story, Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 7,030. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
“Is there any decent place to stop between here and the mountains?” I asked the storekeeper. “You can pretty much camp anywhere along the way,” he said. “The Indians are pretty friendly here abouts.” “If you’re at all concerned about making it over the mountains, though, I suggest you stop at old lady Williams’ place at the base of the mountains.” Ages 9+. Includes Common Core exercises.
The Witch’s Brew: A 15-Minute Horror Story, Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,640. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
It was a hopeless love affair and William knew it; but he couldn't stop his heart. With that thought in mind, William sets out for the witch’s cabin. He has saved his money, and now he has enough for the magic potion that will make Annabelle Carson love him forever. Find out what happens to William in this short, but creepy tale. Ages 9 and up. Educational Versions Include Common Core exercises.
The Stonemason’s Playground: A Scary 15-Minute Horror Story, Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,450. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
“I was across the marsh, by a stone wall.” I hadn’t intended to give away where I’d been, but I was getting flustered. “By the Stonemason’s Playground?” Tommy asked. “What’s that?” I said, trying to sound dumb. “It’s a haunted playground,” Brad said with a shiver. I could tell he liked being scared. “The kids who sneak into the playground to play are turned to stone." Ages 9+ Has CCSS exercises.
Prisoner of Oak Terrace: A 15-Minute Ghost Story, Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
Prisoners are taken at Oak Terrace. When you ask what prisoners, you'll hear stories. Stories of strange things that have happened to many people. But most often, you'll hear the story of Timmy McGill: The Prisoner of Oak Terrace. Read Timmy’s story in this short, but creepy tale. Ages 9 and up. Educational Versions include Common Core exercises.
Ghost Ship on the Cay: A Scary 15-Minute Ghost Story, Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,260. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
The ship came into the harbor, running full out in front of a storm. No one thought she’d make it, but she did. But then the town discovered that there was no one on board. She was called the Providence. It was a fitting name, for she brought Providence to our town, and much, much more to the widow Mabel Priory. Read this short, but creepy tale. Ages 9 and up. Includes Common Core exercises.
The Ghost of the Tree: A 15-Minute Ghost Story, Educational Version
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,620. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction
I had found it! This house was the perfect place to write the great American novel. I tumbled into bed, anxious to start the next day. Within half an hour, I was awake again. The sounds were back. I got up and peered out the window. That’s when I saw it. In the ghostly light of a half moon, I saw a young girl chopping at the trunk of a huge oak tree. Ages 9 and up. Includes Common Core exercises.

Books

My A Workbook - A PRINTABLE Coloring Book
By LearningIsland.com
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
Learn about the letter A in this new coloring book. With the help of this book you can learn: To see the letter A in a word, To write the letter A, and To hear the sounds the letter A makes. This book is a PRINTABLE pdf format book. Print the odd pages, turn them over and place them back in your printer, then print the even pages. Fold the book in half and staple it along the spine.

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