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Christmas Grace, Signing Seeds
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,800. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
As a young, grieving widow, Grace Avery longs to have her deceased husband's baby, but artificial insemination fails. She cries out to God, but He isn’t listening. When the Worship Team Leader asks her to bless the congregation with her sign language during the Christmas Eve Program, her grief holds her back. Can sharing her gift be the seed needed to reap the harvest she so desperately wants?
Cuddlespikes to Dragons Pest Control: A Hounding Haunt (A Wizard, Vampire, and Ghost Short Story)
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Series: The Other Side's Cuddlespikes to Dragons Pest Control, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
Sherwood and Jabez find themselves at a witch's creepy mansion to investigate a possible pest problem. Sherwood finds it hard to stay on task with the customer's eerie pet constantly hanging around. They discover there's more in this mansion's attic than just cobwebs and dust. A Hounding Haunt is the fourth book in the Cuddlespikes to Dragons Pest Control Short Story Series.
Pumpkin Horror Story
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Price: Free! Words: 570. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
For Halloween, a free poem about rebellious pumpkin Aloysius, who hears rumors of what humans do to pumpkins and flees the patch in a panic, only to discover where his heart lies.
Slushy the Snowman & the Hot Chocolate Incident - A Cute Christmas Story for the Whole Family
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Slushy the Snowman stands outside Santa's cottage every winter, looking into the cozy, warm living room, wishing he could sit by the fire and drink hot chocolate with marshmallows in. But wouldn't a snowman melt in front of a roaring fire? Surely snowmen can't eat Christmas cookies, or drink hot chocolate with marshmallows in, can they? Cute Christmaa short story for age 4 & up. 2,500 words.
Mother's Day
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Price: Free! Words: 10,330. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Mother's Day... the day we celebrate Motherhood. But not all mothers are warm. Not all mothers are loving. And not all mothers are among the living... but still haunt us from the dark corners of our lives. And some mothers will do anything for their children, even from the darkness of hell.
A Gift of Trust
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,190. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2014 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Caught in an innocent but extremely compromising position, Lisa Simmons lost the handsome Deputy Rory Keller, but this Christmas is going to see both Rory and Lisa get what they want--and need.
Trick or Truth?
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Series: Douglas T. Vale's Short Stories, Book 100. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
A Halloween horror short story. Amanda woke up with a headache, alone in her house, and didn't know why. Then trick-or-treaters started ringing in the middle of the day...
The Very Best Christmas Present Ever
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,790. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
christmas is a time of togetherness, celebrations, family and love, but Heather fears she will be having a full-blown marriage crisis under the tree. unless a sweet pastry from the hottest bakery in town was the answer to all her woes? is it possible that a mere sugary treat can do miracles at christmastime?
Happy Halloween
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Mary Beth Larson emerges from the fog of loss in a new location with two young children, determined to start her life again. Glen Hampton and his little kids have already survived their own tragedy. Maybe this Halloween means something besides Trick or Treat. A short story.
The Dark And Dreadful Night
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Price: Free! Words: 970. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
It was the full moon that enticed Mrs. Ima Mausensken out onto her porch on the late October evening. However, it was the creatures she thought she saw marching down the street that sent her scurrying back inside. This Halloween poem with its colorful illustrations and catchy refrains will delight readers of all ages. The poem is especially suited to young listeners in third and fourth grade.
The Fruitcake
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Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
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A humorous short story about the dreaded holiday classic. Retirement is not what Robert expected. His wife feeds him twigs and is afraid of mailbox bombs. If that's not enough a fruitcake shows up on his doorstep. Fruitcakes may be a Southern tradition, but it's one Robert can do without.
Thoughts and Observations on the Holidays
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Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
I have enjoyed writing and creating my own Christmas / Holiday cards for many years. This booklet contains a collection of 22 of those observations or 1,834 words, prayers, wishes and thoughts on the Holidays. I hope that you enjoy them as much as I enjoy writing.
Kill The Cynic
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Series: Short Misadventures, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Margaret falls in lust with a building and is saved from making a fool of herself over it by an inquisitive friend and the unwitting drunken owner.
Christmas Returns
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 16,350. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
When Dale returns to Bandera, Texas for Christmas All he expects is to spend time with his beloved Dog Buck However, running into Shanna, his high school sweetheart reminds him of the time he has wasted and all he lost by running away on Christmas Eve nine years earlier. When he discovers that something awful happened to Shanna on the night that he left, Dale is determined to make it up to her,
The Truth About Santa
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Price: Free! Words: 720. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
The (tongue-in-cheek) truth about Santa from the mind of alter-ego, Patty Kake.
A Night of Fairy Lights
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Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
A simple magical light show put on for them by nature, as the phosphorus gleamed on the waves in the moonlight that night, and the fireflies danced in the reeds, restored their friendship and made them all feel far happier than they had done in a while.
A Heart for a Heart
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,570. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Kiera Leslie is all set to welcome Cory Tiger into her home as a foster child. Orphaned and with a learning disability, Cory is looking forward to living with his tutor. Until his uncle shows up...Sam Tiger returns from military duty to find his deceased brother's son being taken in by a stranger. The boy needs his family—and Sam is it. He never expects the tutor to stand up to him.
Pumpkin Power: 101 Holiday Rhymes for Little Monsters
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Price: Free! Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
What would October or, for that matter, Halloween be like without pumpkins? No jack o’ lanterns, pumpkin lattes, pumpkin pies, pumpkin scones or pumpkin… anything! Well, you’ll find no shortage of pumpkins here! Or Halloween, for that matter. So enjoy these whimsical poems about witches, ghosts, ghouls, werewolves, vampires, and, of course, pumpkins galore.
Keeping Mum: Saturday 22nd March
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Price: Free! Words: 12,080. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
When modern-day Scrooge Hetty Loveridge saw the opportunity to exploit an inheritance tax loophole for her children, she took it. She need only live seven more years. One week shy, she keels over, dead. Peter and Kate get more than they bargained for as they attempt to fool the tax-man into believing their mother is still alive.
Always and Forever
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
At a children's Halloween carnival, a Gypsy fortuneteller predicts a new love for both Cindy and Gage. When the two meet over a poorly carved pumpkin, love flickers to life and the stars begin to align. But the odds of finding a new love later in life seem insurmountable, and the prophecy seems too good to be true.