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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.
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.
Celtic Evil The Fitzgerald Brothers A Celtic Christmas
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Price: Free! Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(3.00 from 1 review)
A short holiday story featuring the Fitzgerald brothers as they enjoy their first holiday after being reunited. A humorous look into their lives, snow ball fight and all.
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.
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.
The Love Lottery (Paranormal Romance)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,700. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
She'll risk everything to stay in the magical town of Amores. He'll do anything to stop her from gambling with their future. The Love Lottery is a short story of 7,500 words. Edited by Elizabeth Burton
Krankzinnige kerstverhalen
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,910. Language: Dutch. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Acht korte kerstverhalen met een twist. In de verhalen staat de keuze van de hoofdpersoon centraal. Sommige verhalen zorgen voor een glimlach, andere voor een kort moment van ontroering.
Spin Cycle: A Romantic Christmas Story
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Price: Free! Words: 5,880. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
All Dana Devlin wanted was to get the stain out of her favorite shirt. Was it her fault the only other guy in the Laundromat on Christmas Eve just happens to be the most eligible bachelor in all of Snowflake, South Carolina? This 5,880-word short story is 36 pages long.
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.
Elevator Music: A Romantic Holiday Story
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Price: Free! Words: 5,820. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Darby is heading home on New Year’s Eve when she gets stuck in the elevator with a handsome stranger. But just when their last minute love story is heating up, the elevator starts and they part ways forever. Or will a New Year’s miracle bring them back together for a second chance at holiday romance? This 5,820-word short story is 31 pages long.
Zombies Don't Celebrate: 8 Holiday Poems
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Price: Free! Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Mistletoe? Check. Fireworks? Check. Pumpkins? Check. Leprechauns? Check. Zombies? Uh oh... Enjoy this seasonal sampling of 8 holiday poems about... the Living Dead!
A Christmas Love Story
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Price: Free! Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Wilhelm Cringle has it all: money, fame and musical talent. But an unexpected visit during his concert will make him remember things better forgotten. Will he play, or come home to the woman of his past?
A Very Vampire Holiday: A YA Christmas Story
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Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
(5.00 from 1 review)
It's Christmas Eve and Santa's in a fix; all his elves have food poisoning, so who will help him load his sleigh? Sure, there's a vampire coven just over the ridge, but... is he really *that* desperate?
Sleepless in Snowflake: A Heartwarming Christmas Story
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Price: Free! Words: 3,940. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(4.00 from 1 review)
It’s Molly’s first Christmas without her husband, which might explain why she’s shown up at her mother’s nursing home, desperate for a visit. When a chef busy preparing Christmas brunch overhears and invites her into his kitchen, the two make Christmas a little less lonely… This 3,960-word short story is 21 pages long.
The Christmas Challenge
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Price: Free! Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(3.00 from 1 review)
Trying to recreate a family tradition when my Grandfather took me with him to cut down and carry home the family Christmas tree, my children and I would traipse out to our local tree farm to pick out our Christmas tree. Our tradition culminated in the Christmas my friends and family still refer to as the year of "The Mother Lode" tree. Laugh and cry at an attempt to preserve childhood memories.
Zombies Don't Carve: A YA Christmas Story
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Price: Free! Words: 5,290. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Poetry
(5.00 from 1 review)
Guess who's coming to Christmas dinner? ZOMBIES!!!! Find out who, and how many, in this YA holiday short story perfect for any time of the year!
A Man of Snow and Other Seasonal Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
From nihilistic elves to tortured snowmen and cursed gifts, A Man of Snow and Other Seasonal Stories explores a different side to the holidays. These five tales will take you from the North Pole to an empty shopping mall on Christmas Eve, and even through the dark depths of the US Postal System. Whether you love the holidays or hate them, this is our gift to you.
Food Fight-A Holiday Short Short Story
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2010 by Tsunami Ridge Publishing. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
When a young couple's first Christmas dinner doesn't go exactly as planned, trouble ensues. The first fight is always the most important!
The Christmas Wish
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Series: The Braithewaite Pentalogy, Book 3. Price: Free! 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. . .
One Holiday, a Life-time Memory
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Price: Free! Words: 7,830. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Landed in Italy with the idea of spending the summer admiring the many masterpieces of Italian art, Larry Burton bumps into a girl on the run. She’s clearly in trouble, but she’s also awfully attractive. Against his best judgment, Larry decides to help her. He’s drawn into strange and potentially dangerous situations…but shouldn’t a vacation be also a bit of an adventure?