Forbidden
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Price: Free! Words: 4,230. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
What are the consequences when an angel falls in love with a demon? Phaedra knows her place as an angel messenger in training. But when passion develops between Phaedra and Erebus - a demon prisoner under her watch - the angelic Council must decide their fate. 'Forbidden' is a short tale taken from the 'From Elsewhere' collection - six short stories of unearthly visitors.
Solace (A Flash Fiction Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
"Believe in me. I am no figment of imagination, no legend to flippantly disregard. I am not fantasy. I am real. And I am relentless..."
Simple Rhymes and Poems for Young Children
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Price: Free! Words: 1,600. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Poetry
This ebook is a compilation of twenty seven original rhymes and poems suitable for young children. Some of the rhymes contain four lines which should be easy for youngsters to remember the rhymes they like the most.
Gwendoline's Story
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Price: Free! Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
When a young maiden, upon whom every luxury in life has been bestowed, is sent away upon discovery that she possesses an ancient power that she did not even know existed, her world is shattered. She can only dream and hope that this is just the beginning of one of those books of love and adventure she so adores.
Names
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Price: Free! Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Christmas gift to my readers and colleagues here at Smashwords. May the joy of His Nativity illuminate your Christmas season and be yours throughout the coming New Year.
Family Food Favorites
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Price: Free! Words: 15,510. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » American / General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Recipes we made when the kids were young and some new ones that we like now.
Маленький грішник
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Price: Free! Words: 2,280. Language: Ukrainian. Published: December 23, 2012 by Lit UA. Category: Fiction » Classics
Оповідання Михайла Коцюбинського про маленького хлопчика, якому хвора мати дає гроші на хліб, але він витрачає їх з друзями.
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 » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
(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.
12 + 1
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Price: Free! Words: 7,070. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Lenore hates Christmas. It was the season where her lust for blood began, where father Oliver led her on a path of killing and taking life-except he called it giving joy for the Holidays. She plans to kill her father and take back her life this Christmas Eve. However, Christmas has a few gifts planned for her that Lenore doesn’t count on…
What Gifts Does the Christ Child Bring
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Price: Free! Words: 12,430. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012 by Rice Universe Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
These twenty-three stories combine the joyous, hopeful, inspirational parts of Advent and Christmas with life's inevitable pain, grief and just plain everydayness. Some are funny, and all explore the deep meanings and spiritual loveliness of this most inspirational season. Joan Uda writes to show how our own lives and celebrations are illuminated by the life and death of Jesus Christ.
Four Decades Through Thick & Thin - Musings of a Diplomat Part One - Persian Gulf
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Series: Four Decades Through Thick & Thin - Musings of a Diplomat, Part 1. Price: Free! Words: 8,080. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Essay » Author profile
An autobiography capturing the early years of the author's experience-rich career in the Indian Foreign Service. Part One is a vivid narrative based in the British political residencies and agencies of the Persian Gulf of the 1940s.
A Ceia
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Price: Free! Words: 2,160. Language: Portuguese. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
O Natal é um tempo de paz, harmonia e alegria. Joaquim a nada disto terá direito ao ter aceite passar a noite de consoada com a tenebrosa família da sua noiva, que transformará um simples jantar num festival de horror e constrangimento.
Pardon Me
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Price: Free! Words: 1,160. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A mud-caked stranger with an easy country drawl fills a woman's thoughts with roses and mud-caked little boys.
Summer 2012.( Continuation of A Big Day For Niley )
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You set the price! Words: 6,350. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Summer Time is here again. This year, its going to be a special summer since Nick and Miley hooked back together again. Everything was running smoothly until a unexpected guest came alone. What will happened? Will the summer be ruined because of it?
Into the Small Hours
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Price: Free! Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012 by Sekhmet Press LLC. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Richard Booth suspects something amiss just beyond his hotel room door. Waking to the memory of a scream in the wind blown New Hampshire night, does he dare to explore the hallway? Was it just the remnants of a dream? How do you know when your imagination is getting the better of you, and when there really is something out there?
Traveled So Far
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Price: Free! Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A Christmas-oriented piece of "flash" science fiction, told from a Christian worldview. Archaeologists discover a long-buried spacecraft and its occupants...as well as their long-delayed mission.
The Fighting Chance
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Price: Free! Words: 9,940. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Warfare
Do we approach topics of spiritual warfare with balance? Many Christians seem almost entranced by messages of victory. Hard times come. Reproach is experienced for His name's sake. We crash in confusion and disillusionment. It need not be so! We are indwelt by the Spirit of the Lord. He will show us Christ and the power and the anointing available to keep us strongly and wisely in God's agenda.
Looking to the Shepherd
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Price: Free! Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Commentary / General
The Keeper of the flock goes before His charge into all eventualities. His love, dedication and courage are beyond question. He knows the nature of his sheep, their needs and wanderings. Scripture often raises this beautiful image. Psalm 23. Ezekiel 34. Matthew 25. John 10. Let us examine, through poems and commentary, this wonderful shepherd and His capability and compassion in the light of Jesus
Lame Ducks
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Price: Free! Words: 13,850. Language: American English. Published: December 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A political noir set in L.A., Lame Ducks is the story of two unlikely friends who find kinship in their disenchantment, even as they find themselves in over their heads against the corrupt and powerful.
Bowser
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Price: Free! Words: 7,770. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Bowser is a short story about a homeless dog. It combines laughter with tears as the reader follows him on his daily search for food and shelter. Bowser becomes street smart and dodges the dog catcher, but when a car hits him, his life changes forever.