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A man picks up a piece of string, an act which unfortunately coincides with the loss of a mayor's pocket book.
- Length: 8 pages
- Age Rating: PG
2 Stars
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A visit to an old friend takes an unexpected turn.
- Length: 10 pages
- Age Rating: 18
4 Stars
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A childhood holdiday to the seaside reveals some unhappy family truths.
- Length: 14 pages
- Age Rating: PG
4 Stars
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A group of people from different backgrounds share a train journey.
- Length: 5 pages
- Age Rating: PG
4 Stars
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On two couples' trip to the seaside a long-held wish is finally fulfilled.
- Length: 9 pages
- Age Rating: PG
4 Stars
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A disreputable father and his daughter skip church and spend Sunday at the local dumping ground.
- Length: 14 pages
- Age Rating: PG
4 Stars
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The story of the poor, downtrodden clerk Akaky - and his overcoat.
- Length: 26 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
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A man drinks a magic potion and sleeps through the American Revolution. Classic reworking of a European folk-tale.
- Length: 16 pages
- Age Rating: U
5 Stars
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Adventure story following the circumstances surrounding the escape of a notorious prisoner from his Bermudan jail.
- Length: 26 pages
- Age Rating: PG
4 Stars
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How do you catch someone who is falling into their own mind?
- Length: 8 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
Top Short Stories
A semi-barbaric king devises a semi-barabaric (but entirely fair) method of criminal trial involving two doors, a beautiful lady and a very hungry tiger.
- Length: 7 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
But when their father was killed, the dynamic of their relationship changed...
- Length: 11 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
What would you do if your family preferred a robot over you?
- Length: 6 pages
- Age Rating: U
5 Stars
Death came around once a month...
- Length: 4 pages
- Age Rating: PG
4 Stars
When the ugly girl decides to find herself a husband she has no idea what she’s letting herself in for.
- Length: 14 pages
- Age Rating: 15
5 Stars
They said I sat on the bottom like an astronaut floating in space...
- Length: 6 pages
- Age Rating: U
3 Stars
If you’re going to spend a lot of time with a woman before you put her behind bars, she might as well be a looker.
- Length: 12 pages
- Age Rating: PG
3 Stars
As I live and breathe, I’ll always love this cabin.
- Length: 3 pages
- Age Rating: PG
3 Stars
Jon Roxton was born lucky, or so he told himself...
- Length: 7 pages
- Age Rating: U
3 Stars
Planes, hotel rooms, toilet cubicles off quiet corridors. These are the sliver-thin places where he finds a little time...
- Length: 2 pages
- Age Rating: U
3 Stars
Top 20 Short Stories