Short Stories for older, and not quite so old, children

Collins American Dictionary
Some of the names and places in these stories are invented and, probably, cannot be found in the dictionary.
 

Hot Chocolate   

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Never trust a four-year-old's grasp of arithmetic                 

1,860 words

The Ghosts of the Greasy Spoon   

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Haunted junk food                        

1,000 words

Twillington's Tip   

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Where rubbish goes                   

1,420 words

Abbess Honoria   

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Honour the past, or pay the price             

1,660 words

Custard Doughnuts   

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Confectionary and stone carving                  

750 words

Queenie   

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Rodent with the ultimate weapon in its paws               

1,200 words

Sammy's Sandwich   

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Strange snacks for a strange friend                  

670 words

Zalda Zax and the Cyberpod   

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Flight of fancy into a different dimension              

2,880 words

The Jugle Egg   

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How to hatch a new Universe               

1,080 words

Tigger, Treacle, and Coke   

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Friendship knows no boundaries              

  900 words