Fiction » Holiday

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All Hallows' Eve
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Price: Free! Words: 90,050. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
This collection began as a Halloween flash fiction writing contest on Facebook, sponsored by Sharon Van Orman. This is not one person’s achievement, but a collective of people from around the block and around the world. Enjoy these spooky bits, for they are what makes Halloween special!
Stories of the Season: Seven Romantic Holiday Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 31,130. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Enjoy these seven festive tales of holiday romance that follow the calendar in search of love. From Valentine’s Day to Halloween, from St. Patrick's Day to Thanksgiving, they’re all here, perfect for reading any time of year. This 31,047-word collection of five short stories is 161 pages long.
The Holiday Collection
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Price: Free! Words: 47,680. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011 by CyberWitch Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
(5.00 from 1 review)
“The Holiday Collection” is the second anthology of short stories from the Indie Eclective: A group of nine authors crossing genres. These holiday-themed stories range from serious to humorous, and all express the sentiments of the season in their own “Eclective” way.
Deadly Magic (A Grace Holliday Cozy Mystery)
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Price: Free! Words: 99,840. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
When toy maker, Grace Holliday, attends a magic show on Halloween, she is surprised to discover her boss' wife planning to appear as a magician's assistant. She's even more surprised when the lady dies on stage a few hours later. Was it a tragic accident, suicide or murder? Grace is convinced it was murder and the only question she has is which one of her co-workers is a murderer.
The Book of Adam: Autobiography of the First Human Clone
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 114,430. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2010 by Doublethumb Press. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Adam's memoir draws us into a world where it's soon common to have your genetic twin born after your death: the bigotry he faces in youth, haunting dreams of the man from whom he was cloned, and his inner search for his soul. A search shadowed by his fear of death and a multigenerational family drama in which, like the House Atreus, the players seem fated to struggle with the sins of the father.
Pebbleton-On-Edge
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Price: Free! Words: 88,370. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
(5.00 from 9 reviews)
In a quiet English seaside village Sue and her colleagues at the Parish Council think life is fun but boring, until they are shocked out of complacency when murder is discovered literally under their noses. The arrival of police and reporters alarms the unlikely new Parish Clerk, who has good reason to seek obscurity. Worse is to come, as a 200-year-old crime produces modern consequences.
A Holiday Anthology
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Price: Free! Words: 26,520. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is a FREE collection of short Christmas stories By Exquisite Quills Authors and Friends. It has been written for adults who love romance stories but is family friendly. Each story is unique and is meant to give a sampling of the writing of that author. From contemporary to historical, the Exquisite Quills authors and friends wish you a happy holiday filled with wonderful books.
Shambles
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Price: Free! Words: 44,070. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Shambles is a collection of quick reads. Here you will find short stories, silly verse and something for the young at heart.
The Christmas Wish
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Series: The Braithewaite Pentalogy, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,510. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In 1938, on a frozen pond in Pennsylvania, a young man made a secret wish that would take seventy years to come true. . .
A World of Joy
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Price: Free! Words: 51,210. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013 by Grey Mouse Publishing. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(4.86 from 7 reviews)
Brought to you by Grey Mouse Publishing and the authors of ASMSG, A World of Joy is a collection of holiday-themed shorts. It is a Yule-tide celebration of joy, hope, renewal, and love. With stories from multiple holiday traditions, geared towards all audiences, this anthology is meant to infuse the reader with the holiday spirit of good cheer.
A Very YA Holiday: 7 Romantic YA Christmas Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 33,200. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Christmas may come but once a year, but this seasonal collection of seven holiday tales especially for young adults provides enough love, laughter and joy to last the whole year long! This 33,166-word collection of five short stories is 189 pages long.
Let it Snow! Season's Readings for a Super-Cool Yule!
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Price: Free! Words: 42,540. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
It's the end of the year as we know it, and you'll be feeling fine as you peruse this collection of "season's readings." Let It Snow! is packed to the rafters with thoughtful story gifts for you to unwrap from the comfort of your cozy reading chair. After all, there's snowplace like home for the holidays! Are you ready to branch out beyond the tree'd and true? Stay inside and read! Let It Snow!
Holiday Mission
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Series: Holiday Magic, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,190. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Izzy thinks Hunky Hugh’s just getting close to her to keep her safe. Hugh wants the woman in his life, so he gives himself a new holiday mission – win Crazy Izzy’s “I love you.” But will it be that simple, especially when he realizes that a relationship with Izzy could jeopardize his career?
I Keep Thinking It's Tuesday
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Series: The Tom Fletcher Stories. Price: Free! Words: 68,830. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Tom Fletcher sometimes sees people as donuts and uses Exchange and Mart as his guide through a life populated by topless dancers and hippopotami. Frogs, pizzas, water beds, pygmies, licorice flavoured condoms and an ostrich all have key parts to play in this murder mystery; or perhaps it's a love story; or is it just a tale about a man who doesn't own a decent jacket? … and who is Geoffrey?
A Christmas Vow
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,280. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2009. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
~A Spicy Novella~ Shanda Bratton harbors a secret love for Chris, but will he ever see her as anything other than a kid he’s known all his life? Five years her senior, Chris Milano knew she was too young for his attentions, until the day she came home from college. His desire for Shanda never vanished. Looking into her eyes, he knows this Christmas will be unforgettable.
How to Host a Holiday (The Prequel to Ivy Stratton & The Time Machine)
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Series: Ivy Stratton & The Time Machine. Price: Free! Words: 20,030. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 1 review)
Novella: 20,000 words Ivy Stratton has Big Plans to host an unforgettable Christmas dinner party and win the heart of the man of her dreams. When her Big Plans fall apart, Ivy must scramble to make the most of the situation and keep her composure as the ideal holiday host. This holiday novella is the prequel to the Ivy Stratton & The Time Machine series.
A Long November and Other Tales of Christmas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,430. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2009. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Duncan Marks is fed up with Christmas arriving in October, but his wife and son are Yuletide nuts. To make matters worse, the sudden appearance of a mysterious spirit makes it clear that the future of Christmas itself may rely on Duncan finding a way to open his heart. Duncan's story, and eight others by author Blake M. Petit, will give you the gift of new favorites you'll re-read each year.
The Santa Shop
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Price: Free! Words: 39,330. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2010 by Focus House Publishing. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Skip Ralstat is a man so steeped in grief that life seems no longer possible. After the death of his wife and child, Skip blames himself. He has given up his friends, his job, and even his home. Now, homeless, he survives on the mean streets of Albany. He knows he can't go on, that life must end. But will it? Come join Skip on his most unusual road to redemption.
The MacLosers
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Price: Free! Words: 27,200. Language: English (Scottish dialect). Published: August 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(3.23 from 13 reviews)
An unemployed architect thinks his prayers have been answered when he inherits a Scottish village. But when he takes his dysfunctional family to the Highlands, he finds the place in shambles, the locals standoffish, and the cunning caretaker determined to steal the property out from under him.
Christmas' Best Bet, Humble Pie a novella
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,040. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When Brock, a wealthy lawyer in Atlanta, Georgia, loses a bet with his partners, he must take up the challenge to get a job in a Waffle House and work there after office hours in their law firm for a month. He has never worked so hard or learned so much about people. During that month he learns about humility and caring. This novella has loads of southern flavor.