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Christmas | Humorous | Family | Adventure | Halloween
Christmas Jack-o'-Lantern by Subhajit Waugh
Price: Free! Words: 94,690. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy(4.89 from 36 reviews)
Jack, the ‘pumpkin king’ of Halloween is a supposed bad guy, whom we love to hate. Yet, when we see him whipped by devil’s henchmen till bleeding causes him to faint, we pity him. When he becomes the linchpin of Halloween and Christmas worlds, and sole protector from devil’s ruthless takeover, we start rooting for this dark hero. Can he avoid excruciating death and succeed against impossible odds?
The Adventure of Immanuel by Kevin L. O'Brien
Series: Team Girl, Book 11. Price: Free! Words: 13,230. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
The night before Christmas is a time of miracles. Eile and Sunny do all they can to make this true for the homeless women and their children living in Pastor Sjauken's shelter. But there is another force at work this night, which makes use of the Girls for its own ends, even though they are unaware of it at the time. This is a short story.
Sleepless in Snowflake: A Heartwarming Christmas Story by Rusty Fischer
Price: Free! Words: 3,940. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary(4.00 from 1 review)
It’s Molly’s first Christmas without her husband, which might explain why she’s shown up at her mother’s nursing home, desperate for a visit. When a chef busy preparing Christmas brunch overhears and invites her into his kitchen, the two make Christmas a little less lonely… This 3,960-word short story is 21 pages long.
A Halloween Heart: A Romantic Holiday Story by Rusty Fischer
Price: Free! Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween, Fiction » Romance » Short stories(3.33 from 3 reviews)
Gemma Mathers is a tour guide at "Frightening Footsteps," a Ghost Walk company in Snowflake, South Carolina. It's Halloween and when only one guest shows for the tour, Gemma can hardly believe her good fortune at being stuck with handsome, young Greg Saunders all night. Or *is* it too good to be true? As real haunts start coming fast & furious, Gemma is convinced this will be a night to remember!
Lost And Found - A Children's Christmas Play by Kathleen Morris
Series: Holiday Plays, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Categories: Plays » Religious & Liturgical, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
This is a musical play for children about the nativity. It can be performed by your entire Sunday School or just a small group. It retells the birth of Christ with a twist. It speaks of Christ's redeeming love and forgiveness and brings forth a powerful message of redemption and forgiveness for young and old. It will prove that Christ has the power to find All his lost sheep,no matter what!
40 Humourous British Traditions by Julian Worker
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 23,780. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Britain has many well documented, yet strange traditions such as Bog Snorkelling, Bonfire Night, Cheese Rolling and Haxey Hood. This book describes 40 more traditions in a similar vein, all of which are less well known. All the stories are distinct and can be read independently; this is a book for the busy individual who has a spare five or ten minutes to discover the secrets of Biscuit Rolling.
The Eggnog Challenge and other clips from Night of Naive by R.L., Jr
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,360. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
52 celebrities will go head on in seven rounds of common sense competitions for a grand prize of $25 million dollars. But first they must work in teams and get along? Also twins must prove they have what it takes to discover the truth about their parents' past. And last a couple faces what most couples face. What family think of their mate? A couple will have to gain power to defeat a fantasy woe.
Holiday Surprise by John Duncklee
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,980. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
~ A Romance Short ~ Joe and Marge, high school sweethearts, break up when Joe travels west to become a cowboy. Joe works as a cowboy in Wyoming, but he never forgets Marge. Eventually he retires from the cowboy life to become a writer. With his belly rounded and a white beard, Joe becomes Santa Claus for The Brown Palace Hotel in Denver. Then one special Christmas Eve, a surprise await him.
All Hallows Eve Vs. Fantomas Book III: Kiss And Live To Tell by David Eveleigh
Series: All Hallows Eve, Book 6 · All Hallows Eve Vs. Fantomas Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,060. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween, Fiction » Children’s books » Comics & Graphic Novels / Superheroes
In the final, thrilling chapter of Eve's battle with Fantomas, the Lord of Terror has taken our beloved heroine's friends captive. Can she and an army of superheroes defeat the one villain who always wins? Also included is a bonus "All Hallows Eve" mini comic "The Saturn Beast". Ages 9 and up.
What's the French for Woof Woof? by Geoff Kelly
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,780. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
A corking adventure travelling across France to find a home and the ripping yarn of learning to live in the black mountains near carcassonne. The disasters and hysterical failures as well as the magic of being "en famille". The atomisation of a shed, the franglais language nonsense, the fish hooks in the scrotum, how to drown your mother, tree felling for idiots, all this mayhem and more.
Even Me - A Christmas Play For Your Sunday School by Kathleen Morris
Series: Holiday Plays, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,910. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Plays » Religious & Liturgical(5.00 from 3 reviews)
'Even Me' is a Christmas Sunday School play about a lonely skunk who travels to the stable where Christ is born, only to be told to go away because Jesus would never love someone like her. The play speaks about acceptance and love. It's an anti-bullying musical allegory with a message so powerful it will help young and old understand that Jesus loves everybody no matter what!
Sehnsucht nach Samana by Manuela Mendez
Series: Meine Liebe Samana, Book 1. Price: $3.85 USD. Words: 52,600. Language: German. Published: July 16, 2013 by Nikita Nelson. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Urlaub, Reisen, Sonne und Strand... Was noch fehlt ist die grosse Liebe! Was Kira in ihrem unerwarteten Karibikurlaub erlebte, hat Spuren hinterlassen. Spuren, die ihr Leben veraendern...
Christmas In July (A Snowflake Triplet Short) by Alexandra Lanc
Series: Snowflake Triplet, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,510. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Before the Christmas that will change everything, Clara gets used to her job as Snow Queen, but worries of the future plague her. However, with an unexpected visit, her hope just might be restored -- or made brighter than ever before. Precedes book 2 in the series.
This Land is My Land - short reads for lazy days by Alfie Dog Fiction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,830. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013 by Alfie Dog Limited. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
‘This Land is My Land’ and ‘Came as ‘me’, Left as ‘we’’ are ‘his and hers’ holiday reads from Alfie Dog Fiction. The collections bring together some of the best short stories from 37 authors across the globe.
All Hallows' Eve by Scott Andrews
Price: Free! Words: 11,530. Language: British English. Published: July 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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.
The Ghost in the Aisle Seat: A YA Christmas Story by Rusty Fischer
Price: Free! Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas(5.00 from 1 review)
It's Christmas Eve and Haley Smythe is working the late shift at Snowflake Cinema. But she's not alone. At her side is a notorious local ghosthunter, out for his biggest scoop. And in Theater 6 is a man who claims to see his wife in that very cinema, only on Christmas Eve. As the three converge on this holiday night, secrets will be revealed and all will meet... The Ghost in the Aisle Seat.
High Crimes and Cappuccino (A comic romance novel) by Evie Lester
Series: Coffee Attic. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,410. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Beth Ross, the owner of the coffee shop called The Coffee Attic, fell madly in love on Christmas Eve, only to awaken on Christmas morning to find another woman on her new love’s doorstep--wearing a huge, very flashy engagement ring. Can Chad Parker, the new man in town, explain himself? Or is he truly the cad Beth’s family believe him to be? The New Year will hold answers. And surprises.
The Werewolf On Christmas: A YA Paranormal Story by Rusty Fischer
Price: Free! Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Jace Thompkins is spending his third Christmas at Paranormal Place, a government "rehab" facility for werewolves, lycans and shifters. When his family visits, his sister gives him a gift he's not sure he can accept: a hairpin, while the guards aren't looking. Will Jace use it to escape, even though he can't control what he does after he morphs? Or will he hide it... if only from himself?
Zombie Eve: A YA Christmas Story by Rusty Fischer
Price: Free! Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
It’s Christmas Eve and the zombie known as “Scout” is doing her job: scouting out freshly dug graves for the rest of her zombie pals. But when she comes across a young kid guarding the nearest graveyard, the two strike up an unlikely friendship that turns into a bond only something like the holidays can forge.