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STRANGE TALES OF CHILDRENS FICTION 15 Quirky Stories J. Louis Messina

STRANGE TALES OF CHILDRENS FICTION 15 Quirky Stories

J. Louis Messina

Published June 7th 2012
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Kindle Edition
80 pages
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Grades 3-9. STRANGE TALES OF CHILDRENS FICTION 15 Quirky Stories is a collection of fifteen surprising and humorous short stories published in Boys’ Life Magazine by award-winning author J Louis Messina. These strange stories range from theMoreGrades 3-9. STRANGE TALES OF CHILDRENS FICTION 15 Quirky Stories is a collection of fifteen surprising and humorous short stories published in Boys’ Life Magazine by award-winning author J Louis Messina. These strange stories range from the whimsical to the absurd: A boy must find a snack that helps his teacher think…. The mysterious box a boy receives from his grandfather will give him anything he wants—but only once…. A man-eating plant stalks a boy in his messy room…. A magic mask helps a shy boy succeed… A reluctant boy student is given an ancient enchanted piano that makes music come to life. Each peculiar tale has that aura of the unexpected that tantalize the mind.Proven stories that have been selected for standardized tests: “I personally chose your stories for their high interest level. You can imagine that it is important to us to find stories that students will be engaged in reading when they are being tested on comprehension.” – Ann Pizzoli, Measurement Inc.J Louis Messina is winner of the Paul A. Witty Short Story Award by the International Reading Association, the Association of Educational Publishers Distinguished Achievement Award, and the Society of Children’s Book Writers & Illustrators Short Story Merit Award. Also buy his new children’s novel, the sci-fi horror eBook THE BRAIN THAT ATE MY BEST FRIENDS MIND, which is available at Amazon Kindle Store. For more information, visit jlouismessina.com