Kids' Stories

2016

THE CORN FIELD RACE
By Natasha

Once upon a time, there were two sisters named Macy and Navy who lived in a farm house with their family. Macy liked to learn things and Navy made fun of her for it. And Navy also liked to brag about how much faster she was...

Andromeda to the Rescue

By Kira Gilling

In the northern hemisphere, on Constellation Lane, the Princess Andromeda Galaxy lives with her parents Queen Cassiopeia Galaxy and King Cepheus Galaxy in a magnificent glittery castle. Perseus...

A Scary Halloween

By Hannah

One day there was a girl named Becky. She was a regular girl in just about every way, except for one thing. She was super afraid of the dark. And Halloween was coming up, her least favorite holiday.

She...

2015

SHAUNA SAVED CLOUDSTON

By Kira Gilling

The town of Cloudston stood on a distant cliff overlooking a beautiful valley below. It was filled with brick buildings, stone buildings and attractive parks. In addition, the high-up town had...

Bob and the Box and the Flying Carpet

By James Williams

One day a boy named Bob found a box in the woods. Suddenly, the box swallowed him and lifted him up high into the sky. When it finally stopped flying, it landed in a big desert....

JESSICA AND THE UNDISCOVERED ISLAND

By Carly Gibson

One day, Jessica was relaxing in her backyard, watching a big yellow sun go down. She couldn’t really enjoy it, though, because in her city cars were always honking and people were making...

A DUCK SAVES A TURKEY

By Laura

There was once a 10 year old duck named Ducky. She lived in a big pond with warm comfortable water. She liked to play tag with her best friend, a duck named Lilly.

Ducky tagged Lilly and flew off really fast into the woods...

Johnny and Jerry Traveled to Space

By Kira Gilling

Two robust and jolly little boys named Johnny and Jerry liked lots of adventures. They lived very happily with their mom and dad in a town called Space Place.

...

An Angel Saves a Store

By Alexa

As Mr. Martin looked out the window of his flower store, he saw the same man always sitting there. The man was homeless, and Mr. Martin felt bad for him, but his flower store wasn’t doing well and he...

MANGO THE MOUNTAIN LION

By Liam

A mountain lion named Mango lived on a mountain with a village full of other mountain lions. Mango was the leader. He was the smartest and the bravest.

One day, while they were sleeping, a group of...

2014

The Case of the Diamond Thief

By Bobby

One day Squiggly Stan went to the diamond store to buy a present for his mom. The diamond store’s name was Diamonds 4 Less. But when Squiggly Stan went inside the diamond store, Lilly wasn’t smiling. Lilly...

The Alien

By Sarah

One day Lily found a two foot alien in a cave. The alien’s family accidentally left him behind after visiting Earth. Lily took the alien home, and then he began to cry and Lily didn’t know what to do. Then the alien grasped a white sheet of paper and...

TOM’S BIG ADVENTURE

By Jessica Urbina

Tom was an ordinary 18-year-old black and brown cat who was in college. He loved to play soccer, read and study. He lived in Paris with his roommate, Angela, a white cat.

Since Tom loved soccer, he would...

ASHLEY THE DRAGON FINDS A MAGIC APPLE

By Maritza Gonzalez

Once upon a time there lived a dragon named Ashley in a city called Riverdell. Ashly wanted to make friends in the city. She flew out to the city to give them invitations to a party. But the...

CAPTAIN SOMETHING SAVES THE DAY

By Heath Lawrence

Once upon a time, Captain Something lived in a forest on earth. He was 77 years old and he wanted to be a pirate. He was also friends with all of the animals in the forest.

Robot Dude, who...

MILLY AND THE TWO PANDAS

By Daniela Montano

Once upon a time a nine-year-old girl named Milly lived on a mountain with pandas she found next to her house named Jeny and Ixamar.

She also used to live with her dad, but he left her alone when...

NINJA ADVENTURE

By Faizan Siddiqi

A long time ago in a city named Weapon City there was peace until the force of darkness took over.

There were only five brave ninjas with elemental powers who could stop this force of darkness. To...

FELIX AND YEIMI POISON A WITCH

By Casey Carpinteyro

One day a 40-year-old man named Felix and his wife named Yeimi lived in a small village that was dangerous. Felix lost his job because the witch ruined the garden he was working on. He figured...

MILES DEFEATS BEE BOY

By Miles Moore

One day a boy named Miles who was seven years old was playing catch with his brother, Jasper. All of a sudden he transported to a different planet. It was covered with snow and lava.

He went inside a...

HARVEY THE DRAGON FINDS HIS MOM

By Kyle

Once upon a time there were two dragons. A mother and a son. The mother's name was Nanoa and the son's name was Harvey. They lived in a cool cave in Hawaii.

One hot day they were flying...

THE BASEBALL GAME

By KENDRA

Once upon a time there lived a nine-year-old girl named Kailee. She was a kind girl. Kailee did not have any parents. She had two twin brothers, named Micah and Jason. They were four years old. They lived with a...

Sasha and the Golden Ring

By Maria

Once upon a time there was a 14-year-old girl named Sasha. She was at the beach looking at the ocean's waves when she started thinking of a dangerous king that had a powerful golden ring. He used it to...

THE MAGICAL FLOWER

By Abby

One day, on a planet called RR, a 3rd grade girl named Carly was looking for her teddy bear in the trash because her brother threw it away. Instead of the bear, she found a flower. There was something different about...

2013

JHON’S SOCCER WISH COMES TRUE

By Mauricio Funes

An 11 year old boy named Jhon lived with his mom, dad and younger sister in Los Angeles. One day, Jhon decided to try out for the soccer team. His sister started making fun of him by telling him he’d never make the...

THE PLANT MONSTER

By Diego Reyes

Once upon a time a 23 year old man named Link lived in a forest that had a lake and houses made of wood in trees with ladders to climb up. The forest had a little village and near the village was a ranch....

A WEIRD PUPPY

By Dolores Rodriguez

Once upon a time, a 99 year old puppy named Winky lived in the middle of space, dreaming to go to Lulubay. But a bad cat stood in the way and said “You are not going to pass.”
The bad cat didn’t want...

EMMA SAVES THE DAY

By Geraldine Ramirez

One day, Emma the princess woke up and sent an email to her friend, the prince, for him to wake up. But she doesn’t get an answer. So she goes to look for him.

In his room, there was a note from a...

The Amazing Maze

By Illiana Bravo

Once upon a time, there was a little girl named Lucy who lived in a rabbit hole that had a bed, a lamp and a TV. She was very nice.

In the afternoon, her friend Dimond, a cat, asked her if she could...

Anna and the Necklace

By Miriam Palapa

One day, a fourteen year old girl named Anna lived in Los Angeles. Her sister’s wedding was coming up and she was the one who had to buy rings, but her sister asked if she could also buy a necklace that...

Spy Penguin

By Bertin Martinez

Once upon a time, there was a 9-year-old penguin named Blave who lived in a village called Spy Village with other penguins. All the homes were made of ice.

One day, Blave woke up and went...

Emma Saves the Neighborhood

By Ruby Ramirez

One day, a 15 year old girl named Emma was playing jump rope on a big wide farm in Mexico. Suddenly, she heard a really loud noise that sounded like Shshshshshh! It was a tornado!

Her hair,...

THE MAGICAL CAMERA

By Nikhil Akiti

Jerry, a 21-year-old man, lived in a house in Los Angeles. The house had two bathrooms, two bedrooms, a kitchen, a medium-sized living room and a front yard. There were a lot of flowers.

One day, Jerry...

The Legend of the Robots

By Leandro Spinosa

Once there was a soldier named Rex who lived on the planet Pluto.

One day, he was practicing with his laser guns when 10,000,000 very thin robots showed up on space ships.

Rex put...

Starr’s Party

By Matthew Kim

Once upon a time there was an old man named Penn who lived in a castle that was as big as a school because it had to fit all the dragons that guarded it. The dragons were as big as a classroom and each one had...

Drag Race

By Steven Chagolla

Once upon a time, a 22 year old man named Greg was in a drag race to practice for the biggest race in the world in two weeks. During the race, Greg’s engine blew out because he was driving too fast. Greg needed to fix...

KALEY FINDS FOOD

By Dayanara Olvera

Once upon a time, there was a 10 year old princess named Kaley who lived in a little town named Little Houses.

Kaley liked living there, but there was no food and everyone was hungry. So one...

FRIENDS

By Isana Ryan

One day Sofia, a ten year old polar bear, woke up and was hungry. She didn’t see any food, and she wanted to go get some all by herself.

Her mom saw her and said, “You can’t go out by yourself because it’s...

Rosie and the Magical Guitar

By Ivanna Mendieta

Rosy, a ten year old girl who lived in Los Angeles woke up one day with messy hair. She looked in the mirror and decided she wanted to be a rock star.

At school that day, Rosy went up to her...

The Massive Fight

By Ethan Walker

Long Arms was sitting on his planet Techlone drinking coffee and reading Planetary News when he read that earth was going to attack his planet because earth thought Techlone fired missiles at earth!

Long...

Dog Island

By Samantha Rivas

Once upon a time, there was a girl named Daisy that went on a cruise with her parents. At night, Daisy used a telescope to see an island that looked like it had lots of dogs on it. She then knew she had discovered...

The Treasure Man

By Helena Felder

One day, a man named Joe, who lived in Los Angeles, woke up and said to himself, “I want to find treasure.”

He remembered that there was an old box in his attic. When he got to his attic, he found a map of...

A Rescue from a Duckling

By Guadalupe Gutierrez

One day, Sophie, a duckling, woke up and her mom was not next to her. She looked around the whole pond and couldn’t find her mom anywhere.

So Sophie headed out to find her, when a horrible wind...

Sophia Wins the Race

By Nanci Cruz

Once upon a time there was a little 6 year old bunny called Sophia. Sophia was the smallest and slowest bunny of them all.

One day she was walking on the street when she saw a poster that said there...

2012

PEACH GETS LOST

Once upon a time, there was a birthday party in the middle of the ocean. It was for a mermaid named Annabell. She had a friend named Peach who was getting punch.

All of a sudden there was a whirlpool in the middle of the party. Everyone escaped from the whirlpool...

BEST FRIENDS

Alena the dog lives in a doghouse that is extremely comfortable. Her best friend is a pig named October. October likes to visit and sing Justin Beiber songs, except she doesn’t know any of the words, so it just sounds weird.

Alena pretends to sleep whenever October...

JIMY’S TRIP

By Jessica

One day Jimy the spider wanted to explore the forest. His goal was to find a new home because there were a lot of animals that wanted to eat him. Just yesterday, a rabbit tried to trick Jimy by saying there was a party in his stomach and Jimy should join...

The Dance Contest

By Lindsey

A Chihuahua puppy named Katie lives with a family of dogs in Dog Beach. Katie is the only Chihuahua who has a gold tail. Dog Beach looks like it has rocks made of dog treats and the sand is different because it...

Greaseball Finds Robotic Arms

By Alex

Greaseball is a small, fat piece of bacon who is a million and one years old and lives in a small house in America near the desert. He has legs, eyes, a nose and a mouth, but no arms.

Greaseball really wished he had arms so...

WOLFEY SAVES HIS FRIEND

By Eyoel

A half wolf half human named Wolfey was watching the news one day. On the TV he suddenly saw his friend Bill was in danger because a witch took him to an evil dungeon so she could steal his special secrets that no one else...

NATHAN’S FOOD ADVENTURE

By Adam Berman

A robot named Nathan who was short and had green and yellow spots lived on a mountain by himself. His family lived on the mountain next to him.

Nathan was visiting his parents’ house, where his mom, dad and sister lived. They...

RUBY THE MONKEY WANTS FRIENDS

By Alexis

Ruby the monkey lives in a zoo with other monkeys, but because Ruby is so shy it’s hard for her to make friends. One day, she decides to be brave and try to make friends. It’s going to be hard because there are two mean,...

2011

DAVID’S GIGANTIC SCHOOL

By Barbara

There once was a horse named David. He was strong, brown, and was 17 years old.

Today was the first day of school in a beautiful forest. He was excited. He was also stinky, so he...

Steve

By Lauren
Once upon a time there was a weird planet named Neutron. All the strange animals lived there, including the spongedragon. The spongedragon’s name was Steve. Steve had yellow skin made out of sponges, hair like Elvis Presley, zebra legs, and a tail that...

Gus

THE THREE FRIENDS

By Gus

In a big city named D.E.A. in Mexico there lived Daniel and Anthony. Daniel and Anthony were not regular people, they were aliens from planet Jupiter who have been living in Mexico. Their spaceship crashed on earth. They were twins.

...

JMAN

By Justin

JMan is six years old and lives with his mom in a blue house on Beverly Hills Street. JMan wants to go to a big castle because there is a laser cannon that shoots candy. He can not to go because his mom says he has to go to school.

JMan...

THE ROBOT

By Tanner

One day there was a 90 year old robot named Bob. His house was weird because
a car had crashed into it. Now, he needed to get through lasers in order to get to a treasure
box.

It was put there by a robber who used to live there....

A Man Named Lee

By Andrew

Once there was a man named Lee. He was twenty years old and lived in Mexico with his family. He had a red scar over his right eye.

Lee had a wife and two kids. One was a boy, the other was a girl. They lived in a nice, big house with trees...

Lisa Saves Naya

By Ingrid

There was once a 14 year old girl named Lisa. She lived in the deep, dark forest. One day she was playing hide and seek in her backyard with her best friend, Naya.

Naya hid behind a bush, but didn’t realize that she left the backyard and a...

The Adventures of the Lost Kangaroo

By Robert

A family of kangaroos were eating plants in the grassy plains the morning.

Suddenly, a pack of dingo’s came to catch a kangaroo. There were five dingos in the pack.
The dingos wanted to eat a kangaroo for breakfast...

2010

SILLY, SILLY MONSTER

Once there was a monster who lived in a cave. The cave was in the forest. He had a closet, a clock, table, bed, a nightlight, pajamas, refrigerator and a pet alien. The pet alien looked scary because he had one hand, seven heads and he was green. He could...

Eli

NICK THE LION

Nick is an 8 year old lion. He lives in Africa and is the King of the Beasts. Everybody looks up to him and thinks he’s great. Nick spends everyday eating and sleeping. Nick is a fat, happy lion.

One day, Nick sees a cheetah running in the grass. The...

COOKIE WANTS TO FIND HER COOKIES

Cookie the dog wants a cookie, but the cookie jar is up so high in the cabinet, she cannot reach it. Cookie went to the attic to get a ladder. Cookie sees a stick bug and gets scared. The stick bug is afraid of Cookie and camouflages herself by...

MILK AND COOKIES

This story is about a little gray mouse whose name is Harry Cloppers. He lives in the big white house near my house. Harry is a young mouse who likes chocolate chip cookies. Harry is an orphan because his parents got stuck in a mouse trap.

Harry...

MAX AND THE BIG BULLY

Max is fifteen years old and he is smart. Troy is his best friend and they study together after school every Friday. They play checkers and make some chicken nuggets. One day at school a bully named Justin started to tease them because he is jealous of them...

MARY AND MADDIE GO TO MARS

Mary and Maddie move to Mars because they want to find fossils for fun. They are scientists from earth. Mars is a beautiful red, hot, and dirty planet. Mary and Maddie live in an apple tree in Star City which is in the southern part of Mars. All of the...