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The Holiday Collection
By The Eclective
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.
More Ketchup than Salsa
By Joe Cawley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,510. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 1 review)
A hilarious insight into the wild and wacky characters of an expat community in a familiar resort destination, More Ketchup than Salsa is a must-read true story for anybody who has ever dreamed about jetting off to sunnier climes… or anybody who has even momentarily flirted with the idea of starting a new life overseas.
Out and Back
By Diane Strong
Price: Free! Words: 63,870. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Amber runs every morning, bakes home cooked meals, and keeps a spotless house. She homeschools her children, grows an organic garden and milks her own goats. But Amber Stonewall is not perfect. She is a mother who fails, a wife who is unable to show affection, a daughter who is absent and a sister who knows it all. When her mom dies, it all slaps her in the face.
How to Host a Holiday (The Prequel to Ivy Stratton & The Time Machine)
By Kathleen Kitson
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 Mommy for Christmas
By Maggie Shayne
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,900. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Originally released in 2005 and titled, Feels Like Home, A MOMMY FOR CHRISTMAS has been substantially revised and contains brand new scenes never before published. A heartwarming, tear-inducing, holiday miracle kind of story you’ll never forget... The Oklahoma All-Girl Brands: Big family, small town, and love to spare!
Yuletide Tales A Festive Collective
By The Indie Collaboration
Series: The Indie Collaboration Presents, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 39,560. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013 by Peter John. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
(5.00 from 1 review)
A diverse collection of stories showcasing some of the best indie authors on the market. Filled with heart-warming romance, mysterious humor, sinister, supernatural thrills and tearful sorrow, this anthology has something for everyone. So snuggle up with a warm glass of mulled wine and join us for the festivities, while we lift your spirit, tickle your fancy and rattle your bones.
The Carols of Holly House
By Lore Lippincott
Price: Free! Words: 26,910. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 1 review)
Tristan the cat and Barney the mutt are dismayed that their human, Michael, is alone after his wife is summoned away for Christmas. Michael's sister Jenna comes to help. Not only is Jenna reunited with her estranged brother, but with the music of Holly House, and her former girlfriend Alex. Tristan and Barney have hurts to heal and a romance to rekindle, all while scheduling naps under the tree!
The Christmas Kitten
By Alyson Kent
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,150. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 1 review)
Christmas Break began normally for college junior Sara Jones. Then an encounter with a patch of black ice changes everything and leads to a meeting with a tall man wearing Highland garb and carting a kitten around in his sporran, the leather pouch that is worn in front of a kilt and acts like a pocket. Soon she finds her Christmas spirit returning thanks to his family and a tiny, tabby kitte
Stolen Valentine Kiss
By Stella Eromonsere-Ajanaku
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,610. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Holiday Series, 1 - Two hearts...One Love. One broken heart. Two grieving minds. An unplanned holiday to New Jersey is her perfect getaway from the stress and emotional turmoil locked in her heart, just what she needs to take her mind off her troubles. That's until she runs into Logan. One Stolen Valentine Kiss. Will Valentine season bring them romance or will their fears keep them apart?
Christmas Jack-o'-Lantern
By Subhajit Waugh
Price: Free! Words: 94,690. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
1 star(4.89 from 36 reviews)
Jack, the ‘pumpkin king’ of Halloween is a supposed bad guy, whom we love to hate. Yet, when we see him whipped by devil’s henchmen till bleeding causes him to faint, we pity him. When he becomes the linchpin of Halloween and Christmas worlds, and sole protector from devil’s ruthless takeover, we start rooting for this dark hero. Can he avoid excruciating death and succeed against impossible odds?
A World of Joy
By ASMSG Authors
Price: Free! Words: 51,210. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013 by Grey Mouse Publishing. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
0.75 star(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.
Barnaby's Shorts (Volume One)
By Barnaby Wilde
Series: Barnaby's Shorts. Price: Free! Words: 31,720. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
0.75 star(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Ten short stories, including The Monkey Faced Boy, The Holey Oak, The Accidental Bank Job,The Horse that ran with the Wind and others. A mixed bag of tales ideal for reading on a plane or in a train. Gentle humour, a touch or sci fi, and a twist at the end.
Coming of Age
By Ros Glancey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,850. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011 by Paul Hurst. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
When Jessica's husband of 34 years left her for a younger woman, she thought her life would be solitary thereafter. How wrong she is: with her children, grandchildren, friends and neighbours and Mother downing cans of Red Bull in her retirement home, plus the activities that go on in a small town, her life is often very funny. There is even new love. Humorous chicklit for the older woman.
Seasons in Snowflake: Six Romantic Holiday Stories
By Rusty Fischer
Price: Free! Words: 26,370. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Enjoy these six festive tales of holiday romances set in the fictional town of Snowflake, South Carolina. 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 26,286-word collection of five short stories is 148 pages long.
Last Wish of Summer
By Phillip Overton
Price: Free! Words: 69,970. Language: American English. Published: October 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Summer's funniest adventure is here, better be careful what you wish for. When Anton and Johnno find a bottle washed up on the shore while surfing, supposedly granting them somebody's birthday wish, neither suspects it came from their friend Tanya. So how long can she keep it a secret? What happens before the last day of summer is over now depends on two wishful surfers looking to make waves.
Short Shorts & Longer Tales
By John Muir
Price: Free! Words: 54,280. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A collection of 13 wonderfully witty, superb suspense, and seriously sad fiction tales; situated in various locations from Japan, Australia, Philippines and New Zealand. The themes in the stories are as varied as the locations, with comedy, romance and suspense, sometimes in the one story. Lengths vary from 750 words to a 15,000 novella. Easily readable without a dictionary by your side.
The Rag Doll Cafe
By Phillip Overton
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,080. Language: American English. Published: November 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The sun may have set on summer's funniest escapade, but the magic and mayhem from finding a bottle containing someone's birthday wish continues when Anton Rubinski hits the road in search of adventure. Arriving in Lighthouse Bay, this laid-back surfer crosses paths with the town's only Pastor, who may have just wished his Church away. Now thanks to Anton, the bay will never be the same again.
All I Want for Christmas is You
By Lisa Mondello
Series: Fate with a Helping Hand, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 64,010. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
0.25 star(4.20 from 5 reviews)
Sometimes fate needs a helping hand...Single mother, Lauren Alexander, is shocked when her daughter asks Santa Claus for a daddy. She's struggled to provide for Kristen alone. But fulfilling Kristen's Christmas wish is a tall order. Kyle Preston, a.k.a, Santa, knows what it's like to be alone. He's determined to give Lauren and Kristen the best Christmas ever. That includes making them his family!
Clara Claus (Snowflake Triplet #1)
By Alexandra Lanc
Series: Snowflake Triplet, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 67,240. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
A bestseller! Jack Frost has been trying to destroy Christmas for years, and in order to save his job must complete a task he deems impossible -- until he meets Santa's granddaughter Clara, who begins to change his view of what Christmas is all about. Book 1 in the Snowflake Triplet.
Bah, Humbug! (A Romantic Comedy Christmas Novella)
By Heather Horrocks
Price: Free! Words: 26,830. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Lexi's kids love the Jared Strong novels, written by Kyle, who beheads a snowman to hide his villain’s ‘weapon’ inside. Unfortunately, the snowman was for Lexi’s TV show. Can there be more than unlikely friendship for a woman afraid to get close and a man with childhood shadows? Families join together and hearts are healed as this couple goes walking in a winter wonderland.