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Footprints in the Snow
Price: Free! Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Essay » Literature
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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
Price: Free! Words: 16,180. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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
You set the price! Words: 4,940. Language: American English. Published: December 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(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
Price: Free! Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
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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
Price: Free! Words: 11,530. Language: British English. Published: July 5, 2013. Categories: 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
Series: GITT, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 490. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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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
Series: IPMA Shorts (Institute for the Preservation of Magical Artifacts), Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 13,960. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Halloween, Fiction » Holiday » 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
Price: Free! Words: 4,080. Language: British English. Published: January 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
(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
Price: Free! Words: 2,090. Language: Australian English. Published: November 9, 2014. Categories: 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
Price: Free! Words: 7,920. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Inspirational
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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
Price: Free! Words: 9,400. Language: Australian English. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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
Price: Free! Words: 5,720. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Inspirational
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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
Price: Free! Words: 5,290. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Poetry, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(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
Price: Free! Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » General
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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
Price: Free! Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2010. Categories: 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
Price: Free! Words: 5,490. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
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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
Price: Free! Words: 5,880. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(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.
Christmas Broken: A Romantic YA Christmas Story
Price: Free! Words: 5,600. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 1 review)
All Rio wants to do over Christmas break is forget about the boy who got her sent to boarding school in the first place. So what's a girl to do when he winds up working at her favorite bookstore-slash-cafe on Christmas Eve? This 5,590-word short story is 36 pages long.
Zombies Don't Study: A YA Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
(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.
Vampire Thanksgiving: A YA Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
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Why do vampires love Thanksgiving? Why, it's the one day of the year they can eat humans, guilt free! Well, certain humans anyway... Find out who in this YA Paranormal story perfect for the holidays, or any time of year.