no time to read novels? try these bite-size single short stories

Sometimes you need a quick fix to satisfy your fiction addiction! Here, you can download a single short story to read at home, work or while on the move.

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After the Fall

- Ben Macnair - Single Short Stories

A History of Pyromaniacs

- Amaris Carlin - Single Short Stories

Driver's Test (Humour)

- Amaris Carlin - Single Short Stories

All Jacked Up Prequel (Humour)

- L.A. Tripp - Single Short Stories

The Fall (Horror)

- Sandra Rose - Single Short Stories

Sammy the Squirrel (CH)

- Ron Lamb - Single Short Stories

Perfect Love

- Joel Chua Hiang Yang - Single Short Stories

Four Apprehensions (General Fiction)

- Joel Chua Hiang Yang - Single Short Stories

The Wheels of the Bus

- J. A. Jeanty - Single Short Stories

Tilley's (Mystery/Detective)

- Michael Gunter - Single Short Stories

By the Sword (Mystery/Detective)

- Michael Gunter - Single Short Stories

Hard Creek Bridge

- Isaac Sweeney - Single Short Stories

Healthy or Else (SciFi)

- A.B.R. - Single Short Stories

Adult Fairytale (Humour)

- Phil Dumas - Single Short Stories

Autumn Leaves (Love Story)

- Phil Dumas - Single Short Stories

Anglo-Francáis (Crime)

- Phil Dumas - Single Short Stories

What went wrong ...

- Maina Ndugo - Single Short Stories

The Grip (Horror)

- Griffin Hayes - Single Short Stories

The Second Coming (Horror)

- Griffin Hayes - Single Short Stories

Murder of a Candidate ... (Drama/Horror)

- David Halliday - Single Short Stories
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On a book diet? Try these free short stories and lose a few words!

When time is short, choose a short! When you are travelling to work, college, school, or going on vacation reaing a short story is the ideal way to pass the time. You could be a passenger in a car, train or plane. Wherever you are or however you travel (although don't read while riding a bike!) all you have to do is log in to obooko, select the single shorts category and take a browse. Download a few short stories online direct to your laptop, tablet or phone, and start reading!

Of course, you don't have to be on the move: when you are at home, taking a break at work, or on vacation; a quick read will keep you perfectly entertained for a few minutes or more. Free short stories for your free time!