Fiction » Holiday » Family

Secret Santa
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,850. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Ten-year old Terry Barr discovers one day just before Christmas that his little brother has found Santa’s stash of toys. The secret of Santa is out now, and as Terry tries to help his mother cover the story to retain his brother’s innocence, the world of secrets, conspiracies, and emotional entanglements for him only grows deeper.
A Little book of Mumagination
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Series: Wellbeing, Book 3. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
This small book is designed to be read by mums. Hopefully if they like the short imaginative stories, they can then adapt the stories and tell them, in their own words to their child/children using the pictures.Goes hand in hand with Super Nature Imagination and Imagination City, Broken Toy and Thing hospital. Imagination is a powerful tool, nowadays used by sports and businesses alike. Introduci
A Mommy for Christmas
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,300. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013 by Firefly & Wisp Publishing. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Melanie Cartwright is a single, tired, thirty two year old music teacher with one ill-tempered niece. Jackson Gilroy is a widower with a smart mouthed little girl that seems to get away with everything as of late. Until they meet one night over a shared glance from their prospective windows, Jackson didn’t think he’d ever feel anything again. But with Christmas, anything's possible!
Short Shorts & Longer Tales
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Price: Free! Words: 54,360. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A collection of 13 wonderfully witty, superb suspense, and seriously sad fiction tales; situated in various locations from Japan, Australia, Philippines and New Zealand. The themes in the stories are as varied as the locations, with comedy, romance and suspense, sometimes in the one story. Lengths vary from 750 words to a 15,000 novella. Easily readable without a dictionary by your side.
Upon New Year's: 31 December Rhymes
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Price: Free! Words: 910. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Upon New Year’s is a celebration of the festive spirit of “auld lang syne,” recalling old friends while making new friends… even if it’s just with the brand New Year! I hope these 31 festive, joyous, reflective and occasionally silly four-line poems help you celebrate the New Year for many years to come!
Thanksgiving With the Ex
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,080. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
When Christina files for divorce from her husband of 5 years her mother doesn't take 'no' for an answer, and invites him to Thanksgiving dinner hoping that they'll reconcile. Only Christina has been harboring a secret throughout their marriage. In the end they have to make the decision whether or not their marriage is worth fighting for or if the secret was bigger than their union all along.
Festival: The Glastonbury Novel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,150. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
David Belbin's much loved novel about the 2000 Glastonbury Festival, with a bigger map and a new afterword.
My Mauritius
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,450. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
“My Mauritius” is a unique travel book narrated through a humorous first-person family experience with snippets of historical fiction and cultural insights from interviews with local personalities. The three strands are woven together to form the narrative, in brief and dynamic chapters that should not only interest the million tourists who visit Mauritius annually, but also the armchair dreamer.
Essence of Humour
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,720. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013 by Alfie Dog Limited. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
‘Essence of Humour’ is a collection of short stories which brings together the best of humour writing from 17 authors across the globe.
The Waking House
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Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A matriarch's death brings her three children back to the house where they grew up. This short story first appeared in Line Zero Issue 5, November 2011.
Anah's War
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,190. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
On her eleventh birthday Anah received a red leather notebook from her favourite Aunty. It became a diary, a place for her secrets and for the next five years Anah tells of her life in Nijmegen and the war which creeps into every aspect of her existence. We watch Anah and her family negotiate the Nazi presence but still maintain a covert defiance as ordinary people experience extraordinary events.
Mother-in-Laws! It is Time to Payback!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,320. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Tony is only in his fifties, but he has already been married six times. And even though his marital relationships have failed, he has still maintained a loving relationship with all his mother-in-laws. Unbeknownst to Tony, they all decide to surprise Lucia (Tony's daughter) for her birthday. With all his mother-in-laws under one roof the next few days turn out to be quite interesting for Tony
Dysappearance: A Chronicle
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,390. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Set in the small suburb of Campamento on the outskirts of Gibraltar,in the late 1960s,the fifteen-year-old narrator acts as the lens through which the events of one summer are viewed: her sister’s failed attempts at attracting the boy she seriously fancies, the betrayal by her university friend and the unorthodox parenting of her parents.
A Day of Thanksgiving
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » General
The McFarland Family is struck by tragedy, but they will not let their bad fortune stop them from completing their mission to help others
The Old Silk Hat, A Frosty The Snowman Prequel
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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 5 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.
A Time in the Future
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Price: Free! Words: 27,430. Language: American English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
A man sets out to tell stories to his family that they may learn things from them, and winds up sounding like a prophet. He later finds out he is going to die of a rare disease, and asks his wife's life long friend to care for his family after he is gone, and even sanctions his spouse's marriage to the life long friend of his wife. then everything falls apart with a surprise ending
Man in the Corner: A Holiday Story
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 1 review)
Mae Taylor and her son Josiah just want to be left alone after the divorce. Their plans to start over solo are jostled when they move next door to Mr. Tom, a lonely widower and retired school teacher. Together, this unlikely trio finds a second chance at faith, hope and love with help from Gettysburg, cookbooks, an attic secret and two 'Christmas ghosts.'
December Frost
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,880. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
A year after the holiday season which changed everything for her entire family, Maeve McCarthy gathers with her grown children on Christmas Eve. While Catherine McCarthy's husband lay dying she was in another man's arms--his brother's. Just as the dust begins to settle, Maeve McCarthy and her family are in for a Christmas Surprise that will stir everything up again...
Two Tales for Christmas
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Two Christmas-y short stories — "Nativity" and "Nolan McGarry: Space Hobo."
Mother Maiden Crone
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Series: Ring Dreams, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Yule Celebration with the DeFliehr witches in Jezebel Jorge's Ring Dream series.