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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?
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!
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 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.
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.
Sleepless in Snowflake: A Heartwarming Christmas Story
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Price: Free! Words: 3,960. 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.
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.
Finding Thanksgiving
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Price: Free! Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2009. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
In this short story, a young woman transplanted to North Carolina finds she has more challenges to finding her way around than most. But although she’s often at loss for words, don’t underestimate her -- she may make the best of the situation.
Zombies Don't Study: A YA Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
(5.00 from 1 review)
Homework?!? Zombies don't need no stinkin' homework... find out why Zombies Don't Study in this FREE YA short story of the living dead.
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 Perfect Tree
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Price: Free! Words: 8,200. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Ellie is thirty, attractive, and about to move in with her perfect boyfriend - until he dumps her the day before Christmas Eve and leaves her stranded without a Christmas tree to bring to her family's holiday party. Ellie embarks on a hunt for the perfect tree, which she is sure will solve all her holiday problems, but what she finds instead is a cure for her broken heart.
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?
Millie's Christmas
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Price: Free! Words: 6,600. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012 by Rejoice Marriage Ministries, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A fictional Christmas story by returned prodigal Bob Steinkamp. Millie & Jimmy had been separated for several months and she began to realize what the first Christmas was going to be like without her husband at home. But God intervened and made this a Christmas to remember.
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. . .
The Christmas Cowboy: A Romantic Christmas Story
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Price: Free! Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Sara Winters had never had much use for Christmas. That is, until the year the Cowboy showed up and changed everything; for her, for him, for Christmas... forever! This 5,357-word story is 33 pages long.
Break a Leg
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Price: Free! Words: 16,990. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
The holidays can be stressful, especially for New York advertising exec Tony White, who just got dumped. Will his Christmas be as dismal as he expects, or will wannabe Rockette Joss McGee dance her way into his heart?
'Twas the Chihuahua Before Christmas
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Price: Free! Words: 7,440. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
Charlotte Baskerville, designer of small dog clothing, is asked if her Russian dog trainer will play Santa at the last minute. As she struggles to get him ready, an elf costume and other Chihuahua couture disappear from her workshop. This is a stand-alone story that features characters from the full-length mystery, 'Chihuahua of the Baskervilles,' published by St. Martin's Press.
The Seven
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Series: Free from Purple Prosaic, Book 17. Price: Free! Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2009 by Purple Prosaic. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The personification of principles.
Halloween's Perfect Storm
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Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2010. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
What happens when all elements come together one fateful night to create Halloween's "Perfect Storm?"
Two in a Tent: Camping Humor
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Price: Free! Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
(4.00 from 1 review)
Two short pieces of humor about sharing a pup tent.