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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.
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.
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!
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.
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 8 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.
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
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.
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.
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.
The Christmas Wish
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Series: The Braithewaite Pentalogy, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 59,210. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is the story of a seventy-year old wish that finally came true. And the story of a father and son. What happens when we come to the end of our lives is important for those left behind, and for those going on.
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?
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 » Young adult or teen » Anthology
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.
The Megamillionaire Murders: Family Cursemas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,520. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011 by Curiosity Quills Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When the wealthy Goodman family assembles for its gloomy annual holiday reunion in their divorced mother's crumbling mansion, Holly Singletary is pressed into service to help cater the Christmas Eve dinner. When "the storm of the century" hits, the attendees have more than a blackout to worry about. Someone – or something – is killing off the Goodman family one by one.
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 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.
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?
Julie & Me (in China)
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Price: Free! Words: 56,740. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
The very funny diary of misfit Simon Broom and his quirky girlfriend Julie Bucket as they discover China, international teaching and each other. After starting a microbiology course in the UK, Simon lands a English teaching job in Shanghai and heads off on a life-changing adventure with Julie. The story covers 8 months in the young couple's lives as they strive to adapt to their new environment.
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.
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.
Let it Snow! Season's Readings for a Super-Cool Yule!
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Price: Free! Words: 42,550. 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!
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.