JOHN, JOSH AND AND WILD ANIMALS

Short Story for boys and girls written by: Luis Muñoz (Spain).

There was a country house in a beautiful valley. It was very big, beautiful, built with good taste, and full of details.

The owner was a well off landowner called John. I was a person who had a good heart and loved animals, he liked going hunting.

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He used to capture different living birds to put them into cages. He liked seeing the animals inside, to take care of them and protect them. Before hunting them, those were wild animals living in the valley.

 

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FISHES AND FISH BOWLS

Short Story for boys and girls written by: Valentina Trimboli.

One day, Martin bought a fish, a beautiful gold colored fish. His name was Billy.

Then bought the fish bowl, it was his temporal home, the fish was going to be released to the sea sometime.

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Unconsciously, Martin raised his fish with fear, fear to the outer life, fear to swim free to explore everything from the outer life.

 

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PUSHOK (SECOND PART)

Short Story for kids written by: Stas Holodnak.

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One cold winter day, Pushok went missing. Concerned, Miriam looked all over for him. “Pushok, Pushok”, she called. At last she heard a faint meowing coming from up the tree next to her. She looked up and at the same time Pushok jumped into safety of her hands. He had wounds all over his body. As he was hunting he was ambushed by a dog that bit him until Pushok barely saved himself in the tree.

Staying home was not an option - Pushok had to hunt to bring in food. This time Miriam would always be by his side. She was carrying a heavy stick at all times and would not hesitate to use it.

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Gradually life in the city was improving. The Russian Army had established supply route to Leningrad that led through a frozen Ladoga Lake. Germans bombed it relentlessly but they could no longer break the Road of Life which was the name Leningraders gave it.

 

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PUSHOK (FIRST PART)

Short Story for Kids written by: Stas Holodnak.

That afternoon the grandmother could not manage to pack her suitcase because Leo the house cat was getting in her way. Each time she tried to open it, Leo squeezed his head in and mixed up her stuff with his furry paws.

“Modern cats don’t know anything about manners” observed the grandmother.

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“Cats don’t have matters grandma”, Effie laughed.

“I met once a cat who did”, said the grandmother. His name was Pushok.

“Tell me about Pushok, please!” Effie begged. Who wouldn’t be curious to hear about the cat who had manners?

 

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PEDESTRIAN MOUSE

Short Story for Kids written by: Ulica Tizaber.

Once upon a time, there was a mouse who was a mouse and a pedestrian. He was living in a farm, because was a wood mouse, and sometimes made trips to the city.

Behaving as a mouse, he was running over the floor of the barn really fast, smelling everything similar to cheese.

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He was very happy being a mouse, but it also had disadvantages, because any time a cat pursued him, the mouse was so nervous that walked everywhere, kicking his head on the walls, getting bumps. But, as he was a prudent observer, he met a cat few times, only at lapses of concentration.

 

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SHELL WITH WINGS (SECOND PART)

Short Story for boys and girls written by: Raúl Simao Ferraz.

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….”Follow me! I will wait for you at the top of that mountain!”

And left flying. The turtle did not hesitate to go to that distant date.

Walked through places she had never been before, saw things she had never seen before, and heard noises that were new for her.

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Finally, after making a big effort, arrived to the top of the mountain, where the bird was waiting for her. With her head lowered, looking at the ground, with tired look due to the difficult way, but she recognized the bird´s legs and looked at him.

 

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SHELL WITH WINGS (FIRST PART)

Short Stories for Kids written by: Raúl Simao Ferraz.

That is my story, the story of a turtle with no fear, a turtle with no fear that wanted to fly. I´m not saying she was not scared, I am saying she was brave, and her enthusiasm for flying was stronger than the fear of trying it.

Every morning, after eating, she used to go to the beach. There, she walked slowly on the sand, feeling every grain between her legs, taking the same way always, until arriving to a stone where she was used to spend many hours.

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She could feel the world immensity from there, the bay was eternally swimming without resting, always with the sea, the wind was whispering music from the bottom of the earth to the mountains, and they took some to musical notes for herself.

 

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MERRY, THE HAPPY WORM

Short Story for Kids written by: shortstories.net team

Once upon a time…

There was a worms community living underground. Their biggest wish was to be able of going out to the surface to see the light. The king of the worms was the responsible for them reaching the surface to see the light.

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The king of the worms used to give a speech every month telling the news in kingdom. But he always said the same to his citizens: “Dear worms, this is a bad year, we are still underground and this year, we won´t see the light either…”, used to say sitting on his throne without moving.

 

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DOG GIRL AND RED HORSE

Short Story for girls and boys written by: Cecijorgesofi.

The violet Dog girl had one job. To keep Red horse inside the fence, and then, George the farmer used to close the door. So the horse did not eat the harvest of vegetables planted for the whole family.

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But the red horse was friend of the flower called Rose Anna, and left galloping, jumping over the fence.

 

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PLAYING IN THE FOREST

Short Story for girls and boys written by: Maribel.

Today the forest was so lively. Rabbits go out of their dens to greet the new day, the moles awake timidly from their lethargy, getting ready to start the day.

The small deers have been gamboling for a while over the small scrubs, free like the wind caressing their backs.

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Little by little, the forest is filling with its inhabitants: sparrows; hares; squirrels; snails; birds; woodpeckers; badgers…appear little by little filling with light, music and colors there where they are.

 

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