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Fixing the Angel's Wings
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Price: Free! Words: 4,060. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
A short Christmas story to cheer the heart. Tessa's come to the end of her strength as a single mom. Christmas Eve fills her with sadness because she can't provide a festive day for her kids. When they all go out to buy some stationery to make Christmas decorations, the whole family is in for a surprise when they meet Clark, an assistant closely resembling Santa Claus.
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,910. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
Washington Irving's classic tale remade. This short story features Ichabod Crane as he contends with rakish Abraham Van Brunt for the hand of gorgeous Katrina Van Tassel, ultimately culminating in his encounter with the legendary Headless Horseman! Relive the autumn of 1790 and feel Ichabod's bone-shaking fear as he travels through the haunted forest and faces his worst nightmare!
White Christmas
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Since her divorce, busy ER nurse Carlie Thomas has been only too happy to spend Christmas on duty. This year, however, she’s decided to take a much-needed break. What she gets instead is an unexpected houseguest, courtesy of her Uncle Rick. Derek Pierce, a fireman with no family, needs some special care after being injured in a fire. Could this Christmas spark something new and beautiful?
Cat House
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Price: Free! Words: 5,790. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
When Mrs. Brittle died, she left her mansion to her cats. Sixteen-year-old Erin has been desperate to find work and a high paying position cat sitting the late Mrs. Brittle’s thirty-seven cats seems like a dream job—until spooky things start to happen. Read what happens Halloween night, when Erin invites her two best friends and the boy she likes over to the Cat House.
It's All Happening at the Zoo
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Series: Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 590. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
A short, short story about the zoo written many years ago when the perceptual differences between childhood and early adulthood were all too fresh.
Pumpkinstein
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,910. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 9, 2014 by Ladybee Publishing. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
This illustrated book tells the tale of how a little alien crashes to Earth and manages to blend in, on Halloween night. His presence and subsequent departure, create a bit of a stir, and creates a new Halloween legend.
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?
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: 3,790. 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,