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9 min read stories

Discover a collection of stories which are around 9 minutes read time.

10 min read

The New Religion

It all began the day that Martin Jenkins decided to start a new religion.

9 min read

End of the Line

There's a new gadget in town and Liza has to try it. But will the price be too high?

8 min read

Can You See Me Now?

* Story contains bad language

A travelling salesman pays a visit on a not particularly busy young man.

8 min read

The Lull

Mrs. Durmot invites the politician Latimer Springfield round, with the aim of taking his mind off the upcoming elections, a mission her niec

7 min read

Covenant

* Story contains bad language

Two childhood friends find themselves part of the D-Day landings during the second world war.

7 min read

The Mouse

Theodoric is not alone in his train compartment and, while not actually afraid of mice.....

11 min read

The Masque of the Red Death

As a hideous pestilence sweeps his lands, Prince Prospero seals himself in his castle and prepares a fabulous party.

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I Told You!

Jake gets home from school, but can’t find his key…

10 min read

Quail Seed

A small grocery store comes up with an ingenious way of competing with the big city shops.

8 min read

Shock Tactics

Bertie becomes increasingly frustrated by his mother who insists on reading all of his mail - so he mentions the problem to his friend Clovi

9 min read

The Stranger

In the middle of an Arizona desert night, a group of explorers are approached by a mysterious stranger with a tale to tell.

8 min read

The Wolves Of Cernogratz

It is said that when a Cernogratz dies in the family castle, the wolves in the forest howl all night long ... but Baroness Gruebel, new owne