Fiction » Holiday

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More Ketchup than Salsa
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,510. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 1 review)
A hilarious insight into the wild and wacky characters of an expat community in a familiar resort destination, More Ketchup than Salsa is a must-read true story for anybody who has ever dreamed about jetting off to sunnier climes… or anybody who has even momentarily flirted with the idea of starting a new life overseas.
Hannah The Midwife Who Delivered Jesus
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
This short book was written on Christmas Eve 1990 after my daughter's, who were raised in a matriarchal home, asked, "Mom, when Jesus was born, where were all the women?"
Caught
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
These five short stories were caught by The Dream Catcher and are entertaining. A christmas story about a homeless vet. A remembering of lost ones from the vietnam era. A drunken dragon causing some problems and an end for one man. A special thanks to Gretchen Steen for the cover work.
A Mistletoe Miracle
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
A delightful Christmas story, sure to warm every heart. A quick and light read filled with love and happiness. This short story is about a little boy named Chris who makes a Christmas miracle for his dad. Its a quick lighthearted read, perfect for the busy holiday season.
Sparrow Swift Twist (personal sovereignty)
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Series: Escaping Tyranny, Book 8. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Escape with Sparrow Swift. "Our knowledge is limited, our abilities seem inadequate, we see ourselves as small insects -- we cope by being serious about the crack in the sidewalk where we were born. We ignore limitless potential within a wondrous world. Exit and fly, you are the dragon. Dragon!" Allan R. Wallace
Hero in a Red Suit
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
The citizens of a small town in the Old West are held virtual captives by a cruel overlord. A Hero arrives one cold winter's day to save them.
An Epiphany Gift for Robin
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Price: Free! Words: 2,590. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Award winning medieval romance author Joyce DiPastena brings you a touching Christmas tale of love and sacrifice set in the Middle Ages. While the Yule log roars in the great castle hearth and lords and ladies feast on Christmas goose, a serf family shivers in the cold. On the gift giving day of Epiphany, what can one poor peasant father do to bring light and hope to his wife and children?
Comfort and Joy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Two things, and two things only, kept Lew Zimmerman from quitting his job at the toy factory. The first was driving Marty Thier to and from work. The second thing that kept Lew from quitting was his desire to get under Marty’s skin during their fifteen-minute trip through their sleepy hometown before and after work. A story about two guys in a rut who are about to get knocked for a loop.
Riverrun Alley
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,720. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
In the ramshackle slum of Riverrun Alley, just east of the City of All-Worlds, winter started early and stayed longer than an uninvited guest, and Tockle the otherworlder was beginning to doubt he’d ever see spring. In a land filled with aliens, nobody is at home, and Tockle feels this the most at the height of winter. He hopes to drive off the chill with holiday tales from his diverse friends.
A Question of Alignment
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Series: The Tom Fletcher Stories. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,160. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
(4.00 from 1 review)
Tom Fletcher is an unlikely man to save the universe. In fact he is an unlikely man to do anything requiring action, but when the family cat talks to him, then walks through the sitting room wall, even he is intrigued. Someone from a parallel universe is altering the laws of probability by swapping Lottery balls. Soon, Tom is littering adjacent universes with stuff that just shouldn’t be there.
'Twas the Zombie Attack Before Christmas (Text Edition)
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 630. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
A twisted take on the classic Christmas poem comes to life as the undead celebrate the holiday in their own way. This is a text only version.
Redeeming Santa
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,410. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Not every Santa comes bearing gifts.
A Visit From Voltaire
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,080. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011 by Eyes and Ears. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Nominated for the UK's Orange Prize for Fiction in 2004, A Visit From Voltaire brings the incorrigible 18th-century troublemaker back to life as he haunts the Swiss farmhouse of a newly-arrived American and her family. Over the course of a single winter, a comic Voltaire evolves from the Houseguest-from-Hell into her wisest friend, teaching her how to live life to the fullest. Funny and original.
The Ultimate Guide to Christmas on the Net 2011 edition
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,090. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Everything you need to get ready for Christmas so your family and you can sit back and relax!
Joy To The Worlds
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Holiday high jinks in hyperspace... Take one small starship with an unusual crew. Add a grumpy captain, a harried doctor, and a mysterious plague that threatens to destroy the galaxy. The prospect looks bleak. But, hey, it's Christmas, and miracles do happen....
Alex of Bendelow
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,030. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Winter in the open farm country of the north can be harsh and brutal. Weather patterns can change overnight. Snowflakes can turn into bullets of sleet in a matter of minutes. Blizzard conditions may occur. Suddenly, animals struggle to survive. Eleven year old Alex is out on the ‘trap lines’ with his older brother, Tom and is about to discover that things are rarely what they seem to be...
The Holiday Collection
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Price: Free! Words: 47,680. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011 by CyberWitch Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
(5.00 from 1 review)
“The Holiday Collection” is the second anthology of short stories from the Indie Eclective: A group of nine authors crossing genres. These holiday-themed stories range from serious to humorous, and all express the sentiments of the season in their own “Eclective” way.
The Golden Amulet: a tale of Faerie
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
"a ragamuffin-like Minstrel sacrifices himself to save a Princess and is shunned by a King. Years of peace and prosperity follow but eventually darkness befalls the kingdom at the hands of a Dark Wizard. The Minstrel, who proves to be an eternally youthful wonder, returns, and …." Andy Potter review
Magical Coat
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,590. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
A Short Story: Was it a Christmas Gift? Jean Bishop, out of work and down on her luck in New York City, finds a coat in a second hand shop. A wondrous change overtakes her, and she feels ready to begin her new life. Don Richards sees something special in Jean and hires her to work in his coffee shop. It was a magical Christmas all around as Don and Jean’s lives changed dramatically.
A Smoky Mountain Christmas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,450. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Think Sandra Bullock meets country hunk. Wacky fresh and funny characters are stranded together in a Smoky Mountain snowstorm three days before Christmas. Until Tina Cole lands on writer Hank Gordon's doorstep, everything she thought she wanted means nothing without love. Hank Gordon has sworn off women, except the sassy Southern princess steals his heart. Rollicking, passionate, humorous, romance