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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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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?
A Christmas Carolling
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Price: Free! Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Rodney Screwge is a miserable, ungenerous character with no time for Christmas, his spirit somewhat deflated by life, his mind now devoted only to intellectual pursuits, and with a taste for expensive food and fine wines. That is until one Christmas Eve when he is visited by a certain someone and thrust into an experience that will inspire him and change his outlook forever.
The Witch Who Made Adjustments
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,630. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012 by Norilana Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
A humorous and deeply heartwarming fantasy novelette of a witch who may not be as "terrible" as she seems -- a witch who came into a turn-of-the-century town, just a few days before Halloween, and changed the lives of the entire populace, and especially young Tommy, a hardworking boy, and his impoverished family.
The Giving Tree: short stories of Christmas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,000. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012 by Sunlight Books. Category: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
The Elliott family had a Christmas tree, but it was not like any other Christmas tree on their very long street with dozens and dozens of neighbors going to and fro with shopping bags from every name brand store at the mall a block over. No, the Elliotts' tree was a very special tree. It was, as little four-year-old Gabe Elliott liked to call it, a giving tree.
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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Nyssa part 1: Love Notes To A Stranger (Unillustrated).
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,820. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
A dark modern fairy-tale.
The Mission: He Taught Me to Hope Christmas Vignette (The Illustrated Edition)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,680. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
NEW ILLUSTRATED EDITION Bennet Carlton captures our imaginations in the novel “He Taught Me to Hope: Darcy and the Young Knight’s Quest.” Join the precocious young knight in this holiday short story as he embarks upon a mission to bring his Bennet and Fitzwilliam relations to Pemberley for Christmas, and in so doing, teaches his family to hope.
Looking for Christmas
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Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
For Lindsay, Christmas-time means putting up decorations and baking cookies. For Grandma, it means finding the Christmas Spirit in the world around her, and she won't decorate or bake until she finds it. When Lindsay visits, hoping to spend the day baking cookies, Grandmas insists they look for Christmas instead. Will they find it in time for cookie-baking?
Wenceslas: A Chistmas Tale on the Feast of Stephen
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You set the price! Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Many have heard the Christmas song, "Good King Wenceslas," but few know its origin. In this vivid retelling, Andy Sheehan will sweep you away to medieval Bohemia to meet Duke Wenceslas and his young page Podevin, both real life historical characters. Join them for succulent feasts, a harrowing journey, and an invaluable Christmas lesson for your whole family.
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
(5.00 from 1 review)
"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 Feast of Stevens
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You set the price! Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
A walk through my memory lane
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Price: Free! Words: 5,090. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Following is a translation from the writings of my mother, her trip to scotland. But it is more then a travel guide to scotland. It is a sumptuous saga unleashed through meditating mountains, talking rivers and wailing remains of "once splendid mansions". And most importantly it is a moment lived to the fullest and the feelings of heart truely felt by a mother and the sweetest human.
Unwanted Gifts
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 12,060. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2011 by Osier Publishing. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
This is a short story and is only 12,000 words in length. On the first day of Christmas my true love gave to me, a partridge in a pear tree. So the song starts, but what if you were given those exact things, and the turtle doves, and the French hens? Each day the list repeats, but do they mean the same gifts from the previous days or more partridges, pear trees, doves and so on.
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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
First Snow
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,000. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
What's the point Christmas without a family of your own? This question haunts Nell as she struggles to get into the holiday spirit. Her walking partner, Hasan seems to be the answer to her prayers until he mentions he doesn't want children. Will Christmas be a disappointment this year too?
Wie der Weihnachtsbaum sein Kleid verlor
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 800. Language: German. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
Nichts erfüllt eine Tanne mit mehr Stolz als prächtig geschmückt vor dem Weihnachtsmann zu stehen. Doch unserer Tanne ist dieses Jahr in ein Unglück verwickelt.
A Christmas to Remember: A Zombie Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
Christmas has always been a time of magic. A time for family, friends and loved ones but for children the world over - it’s a time for presents. On this Christmas Eve, Santa is carrying a lot more then a sack of goodies. He’s bringing a zombie apocalypse of Yule time proportions. Now it's up to young Betty-Lou to save both Christmas and the world before it's too late.
Magic, Miracles & Mistletoe
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,950. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
This novella offers three short stories filled with Christmas cheer, each as warm and comforting as a cup of hot tea on a cold winter's night. Melanie the Christmas angel, Kate the love-lorn librarian and Jim the laid-off architect are about to learn that Christmas is a time of magic. Anything can happen ... usually when you least expect it.
Wishing
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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.
Essy and the Christmas Kitten
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011 by Thunder Valley Press. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
The heartwarming holiday story of a lonely, broken woman and the orphaned kitten who transforms her life. Essy doesn't celebrate Christmas. Not since she lost her family to a sudden act of random violence. Alone with her grief, she locks herself away and tries to pretend that the holidays simply don't exist. All that changes when Essy discovers an abandoned kitten in the snow.