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One Thousand Words for War

by Hope Schultz & Madeline Smoot

Imaginative and original, One Thousand Words for War explores in various fantastic settings the different types of conflict-from powerful internal and external conflicts with the potential to destroy the main...

The Most Important Thing: Stories About Sons, Fathers, and Grandfathers

by Avi

Luke sees the ghost of his father but can't figure out what Dad wants him to do. Paul takes a camping trip with the grandfather he's just met and discovers what lies behind the man's erratic behavior. Ryan has...

The village of Wheelchairs

by Baini & Falco

Our character, during a dream, is swept into a village where all the inhabitants live in a wheelchair. Initially the belief that this is a health resort, but soon realizes that all live this apparent malaise....

A Tyranny of Petticoats: 15 Stories of Belles, Bank Robbers & Other Badass Girls

by Jessica Spotswood

Crisscross America - on dogsleds and ships, stagecoaches and trains - from pirate ships off the coast of the Carolinas to the peace, love, and protests of 1960s Chicago. Join fifteen of today's most talented...

Midnight Bites: Stories of the Morganville Vampires

by Rachel Caine

New York Times bestselling author Rachel Caine presents a collection of stories—including six new tales—featuring the little Texas town that’s overrun by the undead.



Sticky The Bear: The Story Of One Little Bear Who Loved To Eat Sweet Treats...A Nutrition Lesson

by Brook Dobrzynski, Kevin Dobrzynski & Elizabeth Boyd

This is the story about a little bear who loved to eat sweet treats but not his plants and berries as all little bears should. Eventually, eating poorly caught up with him. Sticky the bear could no longer keep up...

What Do Fish Have to Do with Anything?: And Other Stories

by Avi

In the overlapping years when childhood and adolescence blend and shift like waves and sand, nothing is certain and everything is changing. In this extraordinary collection of stories, Avi, one of the most innovative...

A Banquet for Hungry Ghosts: A Collection of Deliciously Frightening Tales

by Ying Chang Compestine & Polhemus Coleman

According to Chinese tradition, those who die hungry or unjustly come back to haunt the living. Some are appeased with food, but not all ghosts are successfully mollified. In this chilling collection of stories,...


by Catherine Robinson

Noah is pretty happy at school - he's in a friendly class, he's got a best mate, Jack, and he's one of the youngest to be picked for the school football team. Then a broken leg keeps him off school for several...

Awesome Animal Stories for Kids

by Aleesah Darlison

12 enchanting animal stories for kids! Hear the legend of Alvarado, king of the cats. Experience the extraordinary tale of survival of an orphan foal. Discover magical sea creatures on a beach adventure. Find...

Super Sports Stories for Kids

by Patrick Loughlin

12 legendary sports stories for kids! Meet a champion swimmer who has lost his swimmers. Experience the handball rally of your life. Go for a ride on a wave with a hungry shark. Run an exhilarating race against...


by Brian Caswell

From interdimensional time travel to the choices that define our lives here and now; from the inability to let go to the inevitability of change; from the many faces of alien contact to the healing power of...

Angels Twice Descending

by Cassandra Clare & Robin Wasserman

Simon’s journey to become a Shadowhunter nears its end as his Ascension ceremony draws closer. One of ten adventures in Tales from the Shadowhunter Academy.

Simon’s Ascension ceremony draws near in this brilliant...

The Prince, a Betrayal, & a Kiss

by Kristin D Van Risseghem

Like most Winter fairies, Finnegan is one of few words, but he fulfills his princely duties without too much protest. That is, until he meets Sidelle—a Summer fairy princess. For the unlikely pair, it seemed...

Leon Garfield's Shakespeare Stories

by Leon Garfield & Michael Foreman

How to introduce children to Shakespeare, not just to the stories behind the plays but to the richness of Shakespeare’s language and the depth of his characters: That’s the challenge that Leon Garfield,...

Realms of Here and There

by Anna Peiretti & Silvia Forzani

Works with iPad Bea introduces the story of the realms of Here and There, through artistic pictures fully reworked in their digital version. Children will be protagonists of the tale thanks to animations, sounds...

Miracle in Potashire

by Matteo Corradini & Silvia Forzani

Works with iPad Bea introduces the story of Potashire – where people never eat their fill – through artistic pictures fully reworked in their digital version. Children will be protagonists of the tale thanks...

Born to Endless Night

by Cassandra Clare & Sarah Rees Brennan

What happens when Magnus Bane brings a baby home to his boyfriend Alec Lightwood? One of ten adventures in Tales from the Shadowhunter Academy.

After a warlock baby is abandoned on the steps of the Academy, Magnus...

The Fiery Trial

by Cassandra Clare & Maureen Johnson

Simon and Clary reunite as they witness a Parabatai ceremony…and discuss their own plans to be bonded. One of ten adventures in Tales from the Shadowhunter Academy.

Simon and Clary act as witnesses to the parabatai...

Bits & Pieces

by Jonathan Maberry

Return to the zombie apocalypse wasteland that is the Rot & Ruin in this short story collection from Jonathan Maberry.

Benny Imura’s zombie-infested adventures are well-chronicled in the gripping novels Rot...