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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.
Closing the Book on Santa Claus & Other Holiday Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,750. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Closing the Book on Santa Claus & Other Holiday Stories is the most delightful collection of holiday stories since Charles Dickens wrote A Christmas Carol. The title story is about a father who tries to save his daughter's holiday celebration when it is cancelled at the local school. He organizes a rally at City Hall, but unexpected calamity prevails.
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: $0.99 USD. 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.
A Fantastic Holiday Season: The Gift of Stories
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,960. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
’Tis the Season—for 14 more magical, macabre and merry tales to make your Holidays … Fantastic! Open this winter solstice sampler and indulge in funny festive fantasies, nightmares before Christmas, and stunning space-age celebrations … these stories will warms hearts and minds like a blazing Yule log.
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.
Entranced: A Halloween Box Set
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 166,440. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Holiday Feast from NY Times, USA Today and bestselling, award-winning authors. Nine exciting stories of romance and mystery, paranormal and contemporary, ranging in length from novellas to short page-turners. Escape to worlds featuring a vampire in love with a human, a powerful telekinetic, a secret lover, a spirit seer, a master magician, a wizard prince, a paranormal ass-kicker, and more.
Christmastime 1942
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Series: Christmastime, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,670. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
The Axis forces are winning. America struggles to find its footing in the war: the men leave to fight; the women join the workforce. Yet love burns brighter than ever, bringing people together, and giving them hope for the future. The famous Stage Door Canteen in Times Square provides the background for oneof these romances.
Christmastime 1941
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Series: Christmastime, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,520. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
The second book in the series, opens two days after Pearl Harbor has been attacked. It follows the love story of Lillian and Charles, the growing up of Tommy and Gabriel, and the bittersweet romances of Lillian's friend Izzy, and the office manager at Drooms Accounting, sixty-year old Mrs. Murphy, who runs into the man she loved when she was young.
A Father for Christmas (A Holiday Romance)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,750. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 1 review)
Single mother Kelly Kennedy can't afford lavish gifts for her four-year-old daughter, Bree. Homeless veteran Tyler Manning doesn't believe he deserves a Merry Christmas. When Bree asks Santa for a father and picks Tyler, both Tyler and Kelly vow to keep Bree from being hurt while fighting their feelings for each other. They must believe in the power of love to give Bree her best Christmas ever.
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...