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Finding the Baby Jesus
By Kimball Fisher
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: American English. Published: October 2, 2012 by TFG Press. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 10 reviews)
After being forced to wear lederhosen for the annual holiday card picture, twelve-year-old Chris thinks that the least his parents can do is get him the Tony Hawk skateboard he wants for Christmas. But when he recovers the hand-carved Baby Jesus that everyone thought had been destroyed in a fire the year his Grandma died, Chris realizes that some gifts are even more important than skateboards.
Gabriel & Mr. Death
By Susan J. Kroupa
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,420. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2010 by Laurel Fork Press. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
Gabriel is a coon hound with an unusual gift: he can see Mr. Death. He doesn’t think too hard on it until one Christmas Eve when Mr. Death comes for the person Gabriel loves most. He can’t let that happen, no sir, no way. A touching story about a dog’s love and loyalty and the healing power of family.
Jesus Does Not Care
By Sharon Cohen
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
It's Christmas time again and her friend gleefully declares, "Jesus Does Not Care". In this anthology of five thought-provoking, spiritually uplifting and at times heart-wrenching stories, Sharon Cohen tosses aside the wrappings and trappings of the season to ask the reader, "Are you ready for Christmas?"
The Book of Adam: Autobiography of the First Human Clone
By Robert M. Hopper
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 114,430. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2010 by Doublethumb Press. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Adam's memoir draws us into a world where it's soon common to have your genetic twin born after your death: the bigotry he faces in youth, haunting dreams of the man from whom he was cloned, and his inner search for his soul. A search shadowed by his fear of death and a multigenerational family drama in which, like the House Atreus, the players seem fated to struggle with the sins of the father.
A Home for the Holidays
By Firefly Anthology
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,240. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011 by Firefly & Wisp Publishing. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
12 holiday stories to warm your heart for Christmas. An anthology from Firefly & Wisp Publishing. Authors: Dana Piazzi, Sylvia May Mitchell, Lisa Morgan, Sky Diamond, Danielle Lee Zwissler, A.L. Flagg, Brenda Hastings, Theresa Oliver, J.S. Wilsoncroft, Rebecca Nolan, Nikki Shah, Earl Duncan
Christmas With the Kings, Kings of Montana Bonus Book
By Vanessa Bartal
Price: Free! Words: 42,460. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Ethan Prescott didn't set out to have a horrible holiday. Instead, he was looking for an idyllic getaway with his girlfriend in Montana. But from the beginning nothing went right, and especially not the fact that he fell in love with a local. Now his life is in a tailspin as he tries to figure out not only what he wants, but how to have it all. And with a little help from the Kings, maybe he can.
A Christmas Card: A collection of Short Stories
By Tara Manderino
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,700. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a collection of Christmas stories to warm the heart.
Christmas Lites
By CreativeReviewPub
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,580. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Dive into a world of variety—a world of spirit with this Creative Reviews anthology. What better way to celebrate the holiday season than with some short stories that entertain and encompass the true meaning of Christmas? All proceeds of this book will be donated to the NCADV.
Christmas Beyond the Box
By Josh Langston
Price: Free! Words: 27,580. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The holidays mean many things to many people. "Christmas Beyond the Box" takes that notion a great deal farther, and provides some truly unconventional looks at the season from some extraordinary perspectives. Suitable for all but the very young, there's sure to be a tale worth re-telling in this collection for many Christmases to come. Includes bonus novel excerpt from "Under Saint Owain's Rock."
The Old Silk Hat, A Frosty The Snowman Prequel
By P. Edward Auman
Series: IPMA Shorts (Institute for the Preservation of Magical Artifacts), Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 9,170. Language: American English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a short story from author P. Edward Auman about the origin of Frosty's old silk hat and has been dedicated to Emilie Parker and the other nineteen children of the Sandy Hook Elementary, Conn. tragedy. This story is a heart felt explanation of how the old silk hat gained its magical properties through the experiences of love. It may be shared with your children and loved ones.
The Box
By Leonard Little
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,
Alex’s Special Christmas!
By C D Wilson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2009. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a Santa story for 1 to 5 year olds. Three of Santa’s reindeer have come down with the flu. Santa is worried! He must make his Christmas Eve trip to all the good little boys and girls in the world. He believes he has the answer if he uses the stars to guide him. First, he must go to Alex’s house and talk to Doggie and if Doggie agrees, Santa will be able to use his Magical Star Dust.
My Twelfth Christmas
By Linda Ash
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,540. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2010. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Rachel's young sons want to know the truth about Santa, she remembers her twelfth Christmas. The adventure she had with her Aunt Bethany on that Christmas long ago involved a sleigh, snow, and presents for an entire small town, and may just answer their questions. A heartwarming tale of cozy Christmas traditions and surprises, My Twelfth Christmas will touch the heart and delight the family.
The Santa Report
By Eric Lee
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2010. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
When little Sarah Lee gets a homework assignment to write a report based on a personal interview, she never dreamed that interview would end up being with Santa Clause. She thought she knew what Christmas was all about, but she learns some surprising things in her interview that will make a lifelong impact for her and her family. The Santa Report brings home the true meaning of Christmas.
Benny: A Tale of a Christmas Toy
By K. C. Scott
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,550. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2010 by Flying Raven Press. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
The amazing, talking Bluebear Brother. It was the gift every child wanted - including Benjamin's own daughter. But when the bear was broken right out of the box, there were more tears than smiles Christmas morning. Still, for some strange reason Benjamin couldn't bring himself to return it . . . and then something magical began to happen.
My little Christmas story
By David and Linda Broughton
Price: Free! Words: 5,490. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2010. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
Christmas is close, but there's no money in for any extras, not even a nice meal. What's a mother to do?. Friends help, it becomes a great Christmas, thanks in part to an unexpected source, the United States Marines.
Duft der Heimat
By Sigrid Wohlgemuth
Price: $3.92 USD. Words: 112,090. Language: German. Published: October 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
Zwei Freundinnen, zwei unterschiedliche Wünsche. Beide leben in einem griechischen Bergdorf. Anna wünscht sich eines Tages mit ihrem Freund über den Kölner Weihnachtsmarkt zu gehen und Thalia möchte Kinder. Durch unvorhergesehene Ereignisse, werden ihre Wünsche unerreichbar. Oder werden sie eines Tages doch noch wahr?
The Christmas Star (A Christmas Novella)
By Diane Darcy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,410. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
When an old woman makes a wish upon a Christmas star, miracles start to happen. A manipulative angel and a zany Christmas season are exactly what it takes to get Jason and Elise in the same vicinity again. But can they forgive each other and forget old resentments and hurts? Well, Christmas is a perfect time for miracles.
The Cowboy's Christmas Plan
By Shanna Hatfield
Series: Grass Valley Cowboys, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,060. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
When her fiance elopes with his secretary a week before their wedding, Cadence Greer doesn't know what to do. Deciding to start over fresh somewhere new, she visits her aunt in Oregon in hopes of figuring out what to do with the rest of her life. The last thing she planned on was falling in love with a cowboy.
The Holiday Collection
By The Eclective
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.