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A Christmas in Amber
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2010 by Flying Raven Press. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
With a meteor on a collision course with Earth, a mass evacuation is underway for a privileged few - but not for an elderly man who must say goodbye to those he loves. A powerful Christmas tale that originally appeared in Analog Science Fiction and Fact. Placed fifth in the Analog AnLab Reader’s Poll of the best short stories of the year. Honorable mention in The Year’s Best Science Fiction.
The Santa Report
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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.
My Twelfth Christmas
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Price: $1.99 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.
Gone But Not Forgotten: A Christmas Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,780. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2010. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
While quail hunting in the woods of his Uncle’s farm, an unexpected encounter leads Clay to Hartwin, a quaint little town along the Missouri River. During his visit, Clay finds new hope by discovering the fragility of life and family, and the timeless influence of choice through the lives of those that lived before him. The journey leads him full circle—back to the woods where it all began.
GhiAna's Jewels
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,940. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
Written in a subtle C.S. Lewis style a young woman is taken back in time to the first Christmas to learn the true meaning of Christmas. Discover the surprises with her of jewels that have an unnatural feel and some that melt in her hands and what it all means. How will it all connect when she arrives back home to her husband and two young children?
The Magic Of Christmas - Customs & Traditions from Around the World
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,550. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Christmas is celebrated all around the world. Each country has different customs and traditions. Learn about the Christmas traditions around the world. Different countries celebrate in their own way including different dates, food, drinks which lead to a variety of diverse Christmas traditions around the World!
The Story of Santa Claus - The Secret Myths and Legends
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,610. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Learn about Santa Claus! His history, origins and the legends and myths which surround him. Santa’s house in the North Pole, his sleigh, the reindeers and their names, Santa’s good and bad list and his helpers - the Christmas Elves. Stories, jokes, quotes and poems about Santa Claus. In fact, just about everything you need to know about Santa
Simply Christmas II
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,290. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2010. Category: Essay » Literature
Simply Christmas will take you back to your childhood when things were simple. It will make you laugh or cry with every turn of the page. Written from the heart by award winning author, Cappy Hall Rearick, Simply Christmas very simply brings your holidays to life once again.
Stirring Wishes
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,870. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2010. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(2.50 from 2 reviews)
Elise has only one goal in mind: to make this the best possible Christmas for her younger brother, Harry. Lord Richard Stilton likes having his home to himself. The last thing he appreciates is his brother bringing in a frozen waif.
Christmas Wishes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,730. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2010 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Stories ranging from very old-fashioned Christmases to modern tales of love, romance and holiday wishes. The power to believe can work miracles - wishes can come true...love heals hearts. Deborah MacGillivray, Leanne Burroughs, Amber Dawn Bell, Billie Warren Chai, Cheryl Alldredge, Kimberly Ivey, Kimberly Grant, Patty Howell, Rebecca Andrews, Shelli Stevens, Gerri Bowen
My Dad Is Santa?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
A heart warming Christmas story about a Dad that becomes Santa for a season
Finding Christmas: Storybook Advent Calendar Singles
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Series: Storybook Advent, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2010 by Laura Dawn Lewis. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
Adapted from a folktale but set in our time, Finding Christmas is all about getting the consumerism out of the holiday and putting Christ and the real meaning back into Christmas. A favorite with moms and children alike!
The Perfect Christmas Candy and A Strawberry Christmas Tree: Storybook Advent Calendar Singles
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Series: Storybook Advent, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2010 by Laura Dawn Lewis. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
Two stories, the poem 'A Strawberry Christmas Tree' is based on a true story from Christmas 2007 and The Perfect Christmas Candy gives a whimsical look at the candy cane and how it symbolizes the very best of Jesus Christ.
The Three Trees: Storybook Advent Calendar Singles
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Series: Storybook Advent, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2010 by Laura Dawn Lewis. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
Inspired and adapted from a folktale, The Three Trees teaches us the wisdom of letting God determine our destiny and how what can at first appear to be a defeat can quickly become the ultimate achievement when God works through you. It's about the gifts we receive and how often we don't realize blessings in disguise. An instant classic!
Thomas & the Christmas Orange: Storybook Advent Calendar Singles
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Series: Storybook Advent, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2010 by Laura Dawn Lewis. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
A charming story about giving and the simple things in life was inspired by a folktale about that orange that seems to appear in Christmas stockings each year.
The Old Occidental Writers' Hotel
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 74,090. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Inspiring fiction. Lisa's approach to life has always been wild optimism with a back-up plan of burying her head in the sand. When she finds herself without husband, home or income, it becomes clear these strategies won't work. With survival a pressing concern, wouldn't it make sense to forget her dream - to renovate a hotel – and focus on the need to renovate her life?
Bulk Goon
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,050. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
(4.00 from 1 review)
When school leavers arrive at Rottnest Island for end-of-year celebrations they find overzealous police and no beer. But an aspiring business student hits upon a simple and profitable plan. Between parties on the beach, pies at the bakery, and lots of healthy outdoor activities, what could possibly go wrong?
Santa's Little Red Spaceship
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 910. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
(4.00 from 1 review)
A short story about Santa Claus.
Spirit of the Season
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,870. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2010. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
For a number of people, the holidays can be the most difficult time of the year. Some choose this occasion to confront their personal demons...even if they have to go back a generation to do so. James Downey is such a person. Spirit of the Season takes a realistic and poignant look at two men in the crossroads of their lives as they assess their true value to themselves and their fellow man.
Jesus Does Not Care
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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?"