Catalogue Page for Modern Stories
Bows and Ribbons Everywhere
You CAN make friends and wear bows and ribbons everywhere!
By Laurie FisheroAge range: 6 to 8 Tags: Modern, Original Reading time: 01 - 05 mins
Riya’s bright idea
A village girl finds a way to remind city kids of how fun it is to play outside.
By Anish VedsenAge range: 3 to 5, 6 to 8, 9 to12 Tags: By Children, Instructional, Modern, Original Reading time: 01 - 05 mins
Miracles Do Happen
A generosity earlier in life pays rewards later on.
By Veena AdigeAge range: Teen Tags: Instructional, Modern, Original Reading time: 05 - 10 mins
Show ‘Em Who’s Boss
It’s Sunday morning and Kirsten is preparing breakfast for the whole family. Guided by her mother, she learns that to be a cook means being in charge behind the stove.
By Amy StoverAge range: 6 to 8, 9 to12 Tags: Modern, Original Reading time: 05 - 10 mins
Shadow the Dog
Alison is lonely now that her dog Pete has run away, but when she looks at her shadow, she notices something strange. Soon, she feels better. However, her mother is worried about how strangely she’s been acting.
By Trevor ConwayAge range: 9 to12 Tags: Modern, Original Animals: Dog Reading time: 05 - 10 mins
Young Adventurers part 1
The first part of my unpublished novel, Young adventurers. Realistic fiction, about the life of ten-year-old Alyssa.
By Weiran LiuAge range: 6 to 8, 9 to12 Tags: Modern, Original Reading time: 05 - 10 mins
The Green Shoes
The story lesson is to not leave your mom’s side, so you won’t get lost.
By Coralie K.Age range: 3 to 5 Tags: Animal Story, Instructional, Modern, Original Animals: Mouse Reading time: 01 - 05 mins
Fred Bumbley is terrified of everything, especially London, and the only place he feels safe is his little flat with fourteen locks on the door. But when he decides to adopt an abandoned puppy he found sitting alone in a dark alleyway, he soon discovers he might have discovered the most dangerous thing of all- and let it into his house!
By Eilidh McKenzieAge range: 9 to12, Teen Tags: Modern, Original Animals: Dog Reading time: 05 - 10 mins
Do you see things differently when they look different? Or do you see them for what they are? Join Skipper and his friend, Jack, as they learn the difference.
By Bill SellsAge range: 6 to 8 Tags: Instructional, Modern, Original Animals: Dog Reading time: 05 - 10 mins
Jenny’s Big Move
Jenny makes one last visit to the stable and home of her hoofed best friend before the big move, but Star is nowhere to be found.
A Maine Coon cat is taken to the vet after an accident on a woodpile.
By Andrew C MillerAge range: 9 to12 Tags: Animal Story, Modern, Original Animals: Cat Reading time: 05 - 10 mins, 10 - 15 mins
Clarence the Cricket
Freddie makes an unusual friend – a cricket – who soon becomes his fast friend.