I'd like to share with you a few of my short stories. You can download, print them out and read them with your class.
You can find other stories your students might enjoy at the wonderful website of my friend, Robert Topp who is a champion supporter of children's literature. The link to his site can be found under Quick Links--Read Aloud Short Story Index.
A Safe Place
Find out how three unlikely friends help one another survive their first days as high school freshmen.
Sweet Hour of Prayer
Someone seems to be watching and lurking in the evening shadows on Cracke Road. Is it the new girl who has come to live there or is there a ghost haunting Cracke Road?
Recording - Sweet Hour of Prayer
Listen to the audio version of my story, Sweet Hour of Prayer. Narrated by Robert Topp and vocals by my niece, Sydnie Rubaine.
Bird Legs Nelson
Find out how Nelson, a seventh grader, gets the school bully to stop harassing him.