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Price: Free! Words: 1,920. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Carol is on a mission: to deliver a special package to her sweet, but forgetful husband. And no amount of snowy tundra will stand in her way... A short story of approx 1800 words.
A Lonely Dog on Christmas
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Price: Free! Words: 7,540. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
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Christmas Day is fast approaching. For Beckham, the family bulldog, it means just another year of being ignored while chaos and mayhem reign throughout the house. In this holiday short story full of laughter and family dysfunction, Beckham narrates an ill-conceived plan to create an unforgettable landmark moment in order to reclaim the spotlight.
The Underpass - A Short Christmas Story
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Price: Free! Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
On a cold Christmas Eve a homeless man receives a present that erases ten years of sorrow.
Footprints in the Snow
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Price: Free! Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
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Julie and her young daughter, Emily, find themselves with no place to go on a blizzardy Christmas Eve. How will Julie keep Emily's innocence intact while fighting for their very survival?
Don't Open 'til Christmas: a short story
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Price: Free! Words: 16,180. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
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Laura Sanderson lives her life by a system that she devised; an airtight system that can't be penetrated. It's Christmas and Laura is alone, but she has a plan for how she intends to spend Christmas. Now she just has to find a flaw in her strategically designed system so she can insure that her plan's come to fruition.
Mighty Fortress
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You set the price! Words: 4,940. Language: American English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
An Austrian pastor helps a Jewish family escape the Nazis, but their elderly grandmother must stay behind. He hides her in the church, caring for her and learning from her, until one fateful Christmas Eve.
Locks of Her Hair
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Price: Free! Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
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There was a legend about the sugar cane fields. Everybody knew not to go in there after dark, especially under the light of the harvest moon. Andrew's Uncle Joe disappeared in there. The only trace ever found of him was his partially smoked cigar. One October night, Andrew set out to discover what happened to Uncle Joe. He took his younger sister with him and went looking for his missing uncle.
All Hallows' Eve
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Price: Free! Words: 11,530. Language: British English. Published: July 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
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In a trendy London bar, three friends meet up at a fancy-dress party, in appropriately silly clothes for such an occasion. Each of them content to hide their true selves behind their costumes. The trouble is there are some things you can't hide from. Like fate.
GIT: Halloween
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Series: GITT, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 490. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
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Do you hate Halloween? I bet you don't, after all, you get free sweets. Mr. Git hates Halloween, not just a normal hate, but a hate that courses through his veins like an F1 Race Car. He is probably the biggest git you will ever meet.
Seeing Devils: An IPMA Adventure for Halloween 2013
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Series: IPMA Shorts (Institute for the Preservation of Magical Artifacts), Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 13,960. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Halloween
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Love the Institute for the Preservation of Magical Artifacts cameos in "The Old Silk Hat: A Frosty The Snowman Prequel" and "Troll Brother"? Then give this Halloween 2013 creepy story a try. Find out what it is IPMA Special Agent Jackson Davison's been unable to see since he was a child.
On the Terrace
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Price: Free! Words: 4,080. Language: British English. Published: January 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A short story. A sunny summer holiday. A few days relaxing in the corner of the bar terrace and observing a mixed bunch of guests.
Christmas Day at the Sweet Angel Mine
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Price: Free! Words: 2,090. Language: Australian English. Published: November 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
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Two slightly suspect larrikins working a small remote Central Australian mine celebrate Christmas there during the height of a typically oppressive summer – hot as buggery, the odd whirlywind trying to tear their shelter apart, not a breath of wind otherwise, bushflies by the million – and a perceived wrong they see as needing a slight umm ... “adjustment”.
The Christmas Trust
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Price: Free! Words: 7,920. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
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Marvin Battles the corporate big-shot and Scrooge has a seasonal attitude, altered after a chance encounter with a homeless panhandler, his former boss Joe Skives. A real Christmas story that takes on Corporate America and our own ideas of true Christmas Spirit.
Waiting For Santa Claus
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Price: Free! Words: 9,400. Language: Australian English. Published: December 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
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Used to spending Christmas alone and apart from her now-grown children, hope arrives for Louise for a better festive season this year in the form of a phone call. But can it be the Christmas she had hoped for?
New Years Day
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Price: Free! Words: 5,720. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
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In this short story, a serendipitous encounter sends an overly typical guy and America's most beautiful young starlet on a life-changing journey in her Ferrari.
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!
Keitai Friends
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Price: Free! Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2010. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
Teaching English in Japan and selling drugs to friends and clients is Josh's ticket to popularity and reward. Content with this lifestyle, a quick detour, a magazine and a cell phone skew this path in a direction neither he nor his friends could have anticipated.(Manga insert edition) * 'Keitai Friends' is a chapter of 'Memoirs of a Vending Machine' also available at Smashwords
Of Yellow Snow and Christmas Balls
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Price: Free! Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2010. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
(5.00 from 1 review)
Aren't holiday family portraits wonderful? Come read the story of how one of ours became known as "Yellow Snow and Christmas Balls."
My little Christmas story
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Price: Free! Words: 5,490. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2010. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
Christmas is close, but there's no money in for any extras, not even a nice meal. What's a mother to do?. Friends help, it becomes a great Christmas, thanks in part to an unexpected source, the United States Marines.
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
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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.