Short Stories and Tall Tales

Short Stories and Tall Tales

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Short Stories and Tall Tales tells of the bummer days of eight young people. Some days are normal living experiences and others are the result of over active imaginations with suspense and a touch of the paranormal thrown in for good measure.

Saturday Morning Surprise page 1

Brianna is twelve and talks her dad into having her own Puppy. She quickly discovers a part of puppy ownership she hadnt planned on.. Only her active imagination can rescue her from this dilemma.

Toboggan Hill Page 25

Josh and his brother Ethan have an advanced case of sibling rivalry. Who will be the fastest down Toboggan Hill, the steepest and most treacherous hill in town? Will one get hurt, like last year?

The Visit. Page 37

Isabel wakes up in the dark of the night to discover her Grandmother and a friend Miss Daisy are in her bedroom room and dressed as witches. If that's not scary enough, Miss Daisy has had a memory lapse and can't remember how to reverse the spell she's cast on Isabel's brothers, Josh and Ethan.

Halloween Page 51

Nates favorite holiday was Halloween, until the night he met a real ghost called Steadly.

The Dreaded Pantry Door. Page 65

Kenzees friend Goody shares a secret that she keeps hidden behind the kitchen pantry door in her house. If parents find out, it could change the lives of every kid in the neighborhood.

Paces and Pits Page 75

Aynslee and her siblings, agree to help their Grandfather test an experimental super modern ultra-reality computer game. The computer somehow beams them inside as real pieces of the game and now they must find the secret to getting out.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781475942651
Publisher: iUniverse, Incorporated
Publication date: 10/05/2012
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 104
Sales rank: 950,163
File size: 306 KB
Age Range: 9 - 12 Years

About the Author

Roger and Wilma Burnett are author and editor of numerous articles and an ongoing number of short stories. Both are retired: Roger from Corporate America and Wilma after spending 38 years as a college teacher in Kansas City Missouri. They divide their time between their eight grandchildren and traveling the world doing research for their next manuscript.

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