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The Fruitcake
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Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 1 review)
A humorous short story about the dreaded holiday classic. Retirement is not what Robert expected. His wife feeds him twigs and is afraid of mailbox bombs. If that's not enough a fruitcake shows up on his doorstep. Fruitcakes may be a Southern tradition, but it's one Robert can do without.
Kill The Cynic
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Series: Short Misadventures, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Margaret falls in lust with a building and is saved from making a fool of herself over it by an inquisitive friend and the unwitting drunken owner.
The Truth About Santa
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Price: Free! Words: 720. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
The (tongue-in-cheek) truth about Santa from the mind of alter-ego, Patty Kake.
A Night of Fairy Lights
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Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
A simple magical light show put on for them by nature, as the phosphorus gleamed on the waves in the moonlight that night, and the fireflies danced in the reeds, restored their friendship and made them all feel far happier than they had done in a while.
Pumpkin Power: 101 Holiday Rhymes for Little Monsters
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Price: Free! Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Halloween
What would October or, for that matter, Halloween be like without pumpkins? No jack o’ lanterns, pumpkin lattes, pumpkin pies, pumpkin scones or pumpkin… anything! Well, you’ll find no shortage of pumpkins here! Or Halloween, for that matter. So enjoy these whimsical poems about witches, ghosts, ghouls, werewolves, vampires, and, of course, pumpkins galore.
Keeping Mum: Saturday 22nd March
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Price: Free! Words: 12,080. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
When modern-day Scrooge Hetty Loveridge saw the opportunity to exploit an inheritance tax loophole for her children, she took it. She need only live seven more years. One week shy, she keels over, dead. Peter and Kate get more than they bargained for as they attempt to fool the tax-man into believing their mother is still alive.
Of Christmases Past
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Price: Free! Words: 410. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014 by Brian Crowell. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 1 review)
Flash Fiction. A runaway girl reminisces about the Christmases of her past.
Halloweeny Screamy! 101 Haunting Rhymes
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Price: Free! Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Halloween
Witches, ghosts, ghouls, werewolves, vampires, pumpkins and the occasionally gassy goblin, they’re all here. Enjoy them all October long, or anytime of year! This collection also includes a bonus chapter for teachers and parents on how to turn these festive poems into teachable moments for your own little monsters.
Monsters Merry: 101 Spooky Poems for Little Monsters
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Price: Free! Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Halloween
What if “little monsters” went to school? Find out in my tempting collection of 101 Spooky Poems for Little Monsters. This volume is all about Little Monsters, and Little Witches, and don’t forget Little Vampires, Little Goblins and Little Werewolves, too. Includes a bonus chapter for teachers and parents on how to turn these festive poems into teachable moments for your own little monsters.
Beastly Encounters
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Price: Free! Words: 15,860. Language: British English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
BEASTLY ENCOUNTERS Tale #1 from Tales from Corny Cove... Beastly Encounters is the first tale in the author's novel-length book, TALES FROM CORNY COVE (Life in a Cornish Paradise… What could Possibly go Wrong?) released here as a free ebook.
Love and Other Spells: Three Romantic Halloween Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 14,290. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
Halloween may only come once a year, but don’t let that stop you from enjoying these three romantic tales of love, passion, witches, ghosts, spells and potions anytime of the year.
The Right Vampire: A Romantic Halloween Story
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Price: Free! Words: 4,780. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
When Haley Chambers mistakes a handsome stranger in a Dracula costume for her blind date, she thinks she’s died and gone to matchmaker heaven! That is until her friend points out her “real” blind date – half as handsome but just as Dracula – across the room. Now Haley must decide which is the “right” vampire, surprising herself in the process.
The Elf in Summer: A Romantic 4th of July Story
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Price: Free! Words: 8,420. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
He shows up at Dale’s Diner on the 4th of July, a slight little guy with a wink in his eye and a T-shirt that says, only, “Believe.” By the time summer is over he is gone, but Holly Day will never be the same. Nor will her year-round Christmas diner, inspired by the elf who worked for her all summer!
The Haunting of Thanksgiving
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Price: Free! Words: 4,790. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Are all ghosts on Halloween or can some be left over for Thanksgiving? One family found out to their surprise in this family ghost story.
Elf Wanted: A Romantic YA Christmas Story
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Price: Free! Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
All Toby Wyatt wants is a job bussing tables at Holly Days Diner. What he doesn’t expect is how hard it will be to earn his “candy cane” pin at the popular year-round Christmas restaurant. But he gets a little help from an unexpected friend when he learns that Grace Chalmers, a girl from school, works there as well. This 4,108-word short story is 23 pages long.
Scary Movies: A Romantic Halloween Story
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Price: Free! Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
It’s Halloween and Haley Tyson is working late at her father’s video store, Rewind. When her last customer turns out to be Josh Ridgeway, high school dweeb turned college freshman hunk, she can’t believe her luck. That is, until Josh’s girlfriend walks in. Will Halloween scare their romance away? Or will midnight turn Haley’s trick into a treat? This 4,630-word short story is 25 pages long.
Christmas Music: A Romantic Holiday Story
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Price: Free! Words: 4,700. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Grace Weatherly is fresh out of rehab and looking to start her life over. So when the power goes out on Christmas Eve, she can’t help but lose her cool. But as the residents of her dumpy apartment complex come together in the dark, she finds out the true meaning of Christmas, one revelation at a time. This 4,661-word short story is 25 pages long.
Skipping Thanksgiving: A Romantic Holiday Story
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Price: Free! Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Milo Phillips is thrilled to meet her new boyfriend’s family for Thanksgiving dinner. But when one of them is a no-show – for the past five years straight – she sets out to understand why. In doing so, she uncovers the true meaning of Thanksgiving. This 5,017-word short story is 29 pages long.
The Haywood Family Christmas Letter
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Price: Free! Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
When a young teenage girl takes over the responsibility of writing her family's Christmas letter, some pretty blunt and humorous revelations are made.
The Box
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Price: Free! Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The Box is heart warming tale of a magician's box that's been passed down through four generations,