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Stories of the Season
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,820. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
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A collection of odd tales inspired by the Spirit of Christmas. Includes: Call of the Wild; And To All a Good Night; Long Distance; A Gift of Avalon; Merry Christmoose
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
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“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.
Caught
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
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These five short stories were caught by The Dream Catcher and are entertaining. A christmas story about a homeless vet. A remembering of lost ones from the vietnam era. A drunken dragon causing some problems and an end for one man. A special thanks to Gretchen Steen for the cover work.
More Ketchup than Salsa
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,510. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
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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.
Saint Nick and the Fir Tree
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
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It's the day after Christmas and Saint Nick's on vacation. His first stop: the little town of Greenwood, where he meets a most unusual Tree. Nick and the Tree go out on the town, but a freak snowstorm brings their festivities to an unexpected conclusion.
A Real Christmas
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
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People sometimes forget the meaning of Christmas.This is one story of a real Christmas. The wonder and the feelings, the changes in people and the sharing of Christmas miracles.
All That Glitters
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Price: Free! Words: 700. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
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All that glitters is...Ivy Bloom. After toiling behind the counter at Glitter's Department Store for the past five years, she's ready to make an exit. But not before the store's notorious holiday party gets underway. How will the snooty women, most of them former high school classmates, of incredible wealth feel about her dazzling exit? *This short story was a 600 word challenge.
Mr. Christmas
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Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
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Merry Christmas from Shine LeFlur
Steampunk Santa
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011 by Echelon Press LLC. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
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Tomparasil is a very forward-thinking elf, embracing the technology of the 19th-century world. When Santa decides to go global, Tom decides his time has come. But there are those in the workshop who would rather he stayed in the boiler room where he belongs.
The Land of the Living: Christmas Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
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A collection of five flash-fiction stories based on a theme of Christmas songs. Story titles: Silent Night, The Little Drummer Boy, Jingle Bells, White Christmas and O Christmas Tree.
The Feast of Stevens
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You set the price! Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
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On a space station far from Earth, animal liberationists inadvertently jeopardize thirty-eight innocent turkeys. The station’s cook, Stevens, ensures the fowl shall not have died in vain. In this science fiction Christmas comedy, cultures clash, hearts are won, and dinner is served.
Long Road Home
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
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"Long Road Home" is a short story that award-winning author Jeffrey J. Mariotte wrote for KUAZ, the Tucson, AZ NPR radio station, to be read aloud accompanied by music and sound effects. It was part of KUAZ's "Arizona Spotlight" holiday program. While it's not precisely a Christmas story, it is set during the holiday season, and contains themes of love, loss, and longing.
The Christmas Letter: a short story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012 by Sunlight Books. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
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Seth Morrison was a lonely man. He walked home from work three blocks away at a tall office building where nobody knew anybody. He wore neatly tailored suits but lived in a cheap little apartment because he had once shared it with Marta, his pretty little wife, who had died four years before. Every Christmas after Marta had been lonely. But this Christmas was lonelier than all of them.
The Magic of Christmas
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,630. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
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The Magic of Christmas - The elves of the North Pole are ravaged by a strange disease, but Santa is determined Christmas will happen. But, when he get sick as well, and becomes a zombie, will all the presents be delivered? The Power of a Gift - Santa invites the family that helped save Christmas last year to come for a visit, but when the mother and daughter become zombies, is there any hope?
Und tschüss
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 94,800. Language: German. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
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Heribert Zopes, Kölner, kündigt, verlässt untreue Ehefrau. Kreta, Singleclub! Ehefrau, Exchef tauchen auf. Verzwickte Situationen, anhaltende Berg- und Talfahrt. Durch kretische Mentalität entdeckte Lebensweise. Hält sie im Kölner Alltag stand?
Christmas Dreaming
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Price: Free! Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
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Could a dream fix a life?
Santa's Secret's: The Story That Can; Never Be Read
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Price: Free! Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent
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I don't mean in any way to debunk or defame the story of Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer. But just for a moment, imagine the possibility, that maybe it was a little different than we've been told. In this story you will find magic, truths, brotherly love, and the answer to the question that children of all ages have asked since the myth began. How do, reindeer fly?
Out and Back
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Price: Free! Words: 63,870. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
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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.
A Christmas Tale
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,350. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
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A holiday story that will inspire and bring the true hope of Christmas back into the lives of a young couple who receive a different type of gift.
F is for... FUR: The Werewolf's Alphabet -- A FREE Halloween Poem
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Price: Free! Words: 650. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
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"B is for… Boring, Which most werewolves are; When they’re trapped in human form, And driving a car..." This is just one lively sample from my latest zombie-themed book for kids of all ages, F is for... Fur: The Werewolf's Alphabet.