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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.
Fireside Tales of Christmas
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,820. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
A heartwarming collection of original Christmas tales, in modern and traditional styles.
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 Megamillionaire Murders: Family Cursemas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,520. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011 by Curiosity Quills Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When the wealthy Goodman family assembles for its gloomy annual holiday reunion in their divorced mother's crumbling mansion, Holly Singletary is pressed into service to help cater the Christmas Eve dinner. When "the storm of the century" hits, the attendees have more than a blackout to worry about. Someone – or something – is killing off the Goodman family one by one.
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.
A Town Called Snowflake
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,310. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Anything can happen in A Town Called Snowflake, especially on Christmas Eve… Molly Swift chose stardom over love and, for awhile, all was a picture book fairy tale. Now down on her luck, she runs into the one person she wasn't expecting. Nate the man she left behind. Can Nate forgive Molly? And can the two team up to bring customers into the Café Kringle before its too late.
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?
The Elf Who Saved Christmas: A (Sweet) Horror Novella
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,290. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Giljagaur loves his life. Santa returns from fishing & demands this be the best Christmas ever. Soon the Elves work overtime with glassy eyes. Mrs. Claus begs for help, then recants. If Santa isn’t Santa who is he? Escaping the terror, Gil must rescue the real Santa & regain the North Pole before evil takes over Christmas and the world.
Catching Christmas
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,540. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Walter Hawkins,school headmaster, is waging war on the War on Christmas. Walter has had it with political correctness, goofy light displays, braggadocio Christmas letters, drunken Santas, and the new moniker Sparkle Season. The planets, garland and a tv crew align for the perfect holiday meltdown. Read, laugh, cheer and have your heart warmed. No crazy Christmas sweater needed, read as you are.
All Hallows Eve
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Series: All Hallows Eve, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 44,910. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Comics & Graphic Novels / Superheroes
(4.00 from 1 review)
Ages 9 and up. Learn the fantastic origin of our beloved Halloween Heroine. When 13-year-old Eve Halloran dresses as a famous superhero for a costume party, she finds herself imbued with amazing, supernatural powers. But as an evil from World War 2 resurfaces on this shadowy night, she learns that it takes more than empowerment to truly be a hero.
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.