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Christmas | Humorous | Family | Adventure | Halloween
Lookey Here, I Done Bagged Me A Deer by Richard Alan Dickson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,210. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013 by Grey Cat Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
When the worst hunter in the south goes deer hunting on Christmas Eve, the last thing he expects is for a big old target to drop in his lap. Unfortunately for Little Bobby Brown, there's just one minor catch.
The Gift of Magic by Susan Mac Nicol, Joan Bird, Kellyann Zuzulo, & Cara Marsi
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,840. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
An enchanting Christmas gift: Four stories celebrating the magic of romance.
Infidelity Gun Running & Other Tales by Rex Mangin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,470. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
An interesting collection of fact and fiction; fourteen short stories drawn from the author’s vast treasure trove of memories gathered during a lifetime in aviation. The subjects are many and varied, and are not all confined to aviation. There are a couple from the Cold War; a gun running incident in North Africa; and several about infidelity, and the like, involving the airline industry.
City of Lace: A Novel of the Christmas Truce, 1914 by Douglas A. Schrock
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,210. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Dietrich Schiller was a young man from rural Bavaria. Fabe Culbertson was a young man from a city in northern England. They fought for different armies, held completely opposing beliefs, but their love of Christmas--and their desire for peace--united them for one beautiful day in December 1914. This is just one tale of the legendary Christmas Truce. This novel is fiction, but the Truce was real.
We All Need Traditions by Carla René
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,290. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Each year for Mother's Day, my mum would ask dad to buy her an azalea with beautiful pink buds. And each year, he would buy it for her. And then 6-hours later, would mow it over with the lawn mower. Why they never got hobbies, I'll never know. But you'll definitely recognise your own family in this all-out comedy.
Wrestlin' Christmas by Shanna Hatfield
Series: Rodeo Romance, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,440. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Romance » Western
Tall and brawny, Cort McGraw happened to be one of the most handsome men she’d ever seen. From his silvery-gray eyes rimmed with black eyelashes to the dimple in his all-too-attractive chin, she wished Kenzie had given her some warning. If she’d known what he looked like, that he was so young, rugged, and hunky, she would have told Tate not to bother sending Cort to her place.
Ghosts of Winters Past by Christina Graham Parker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,870. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012 by Astraea Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Five years ago, Lord Henry left Lady Emmaline alone to face society’s scorn after the two were found in a compromising position. Now Henry has returned to London as the Duke of Salle, determined to win back the woman he never forgot.
Happy Halloween by Marsha Ward
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
Mary Beth Larson emerges from the fog of loss in a new location with two young children, determined to start her life again. Glen Hampton and his little kids have already survived their own tragedy. Maybe this Halloween means something besides Trick or Treat. A short story.
This Land is My Land - short reads for lazy days by Alfie Dog Fiction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,830. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013 by Alfie Dog Limited. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
‘This Land is My Land’ and ‘Came as ‘me’, Left as ‘we’’ are ‘his and hers’ holiday reads from Alfie Dog Fiction. The collections bring together some of the best short stories from 37 authors across the globe.
Loveable Christmas Angel by Mimi Barbour
Series: Angels with Attitudes, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,330. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
This wonderful Christmas story takes place in Waikiki, Honolulu; a magical city where anything is believable. Leilani is about to find out just how angels scheme to make romance happen for those in their care because Angel Love Romance.
Monsters Among Us by TM Simmons
Series: Short Stories, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,920. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
Monsters Among Us, a novella, is T. M. Simmons annual Halloween story. Collin Cassidy, known as The Slayer, has enemies in the demon underground who will do anything to kill him. Faytareena has her own reason for seeking revenge against The Slayer, who killed her demon father and human mother.
A New Twist On An Old Christmas Carol by Ethelle Gladden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas(5.00 from 1 review)
Charles Dickens’s 'Christmas Carol' has a timeless quality that is as fresh as when it was first written. I've tailored this story to Tracy who, along with her sister and father, are plunged into hard times. Yet, the Christmas magic that changes their luck is "… found in the simile and my unhallowed hands shall not disturb it, or my story’s done for." Merry Christmas!
Essy and the Christmas Kitten by Annie Reed
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011 by Thunder Valley Press. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
The heartwarming holiday story of a lonely, broken woman and the orphaned kitten who transforms her life. Essy doesn't celebrate Christmas. Not since she lost her family to a sudden act of random violence. Alone with her grief, she locks herself away and tries to pretend that the holidays simply don't exist. All that changes when Essy discovers an abandoned kitten in the snow.
The Last Free Man in America by Barry Bowdidge
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,920. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
On the road science fiction preparation for turning fiction into fact! This story gives a background and motivation for starting a new Country called Libertas that the author is actually doing in real life. This will lead the reader to be part of this epic adventure. The reader will be treated to chimerical alter egos, dragons, banksters and gangsters and an assortment of traveling companions.
The Story of Old Roger Goodwill by Gregory H Frade
You set the price! Words: 10,730. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Old Roger is the story of a dog who finds a master and a master who never knew he was going to need his help. Together they take care of each other and a create a solution, but not before a long adventure from India to Australia. We look at the dog in first person and find how he provides for his family, travels across pirate seas, and escapes death more than once.
Grave Yarns, a Collection of Short Stories by TM Simmons
Series: Short Stories, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,480. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
T. M. Simmons provides some of the best scary tales available, both fiction and non-fiction. Grave Yarns is a selection of her fiction short stories, to be read with the lights out only if you dare!
Tales from The Painted Door IV: The Pumpkin Carvers by David H. Keith
Series: Tales from The Painted Door, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,650. Language: American English. Published: March 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween(5.00 from 1 review)
Halloween is always a reason to party at The Painted Door, with costumed patrons and staff, decorations, and abundant food and drink. In the fourth installment of award-winning author David H. Keith’s acclaimed Tales from The Painted Door series, Mike and Shelly, two of The Door’s regulars, will never forget this particular Halloween.
Joy's Christmas Wishes by Gerri Bowen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,160. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
A delightful Regency tale of a young girl and her dreams... “I wish for my father to stay home, and never go out on a ship again unless he takes us with him. Oh, look!” Joy cried as she pointed to the sky. The stars were just beginning to come out. “Look, the stars are twinkling. That means I get my wish! You’re going to be my new mother!”
Always and Forever by Cheryl Pierson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
At a children's Halloween carnival, a Gypsy fortuneteller predicts a new love for both Cindy and Gage. When the two meet over a poorly carved pumpkin, love flickers to life and the stars begin to align. But the odds of finding a new love later in life seem insurmountable, and the prophecy seems too good to be true.
On the Road to Winterhaven by Geoff Nolan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,670. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Romance » General
Christmas 1928. A mysterious man emerges from a blizzard and arrives at the hopeless town of Winterhaven. When he tries to rekindle lost hope, change the lives of the townsfolk and turn around the fortunes of the town, one stubborn problem remains: greed. Only the mysterious man can stand in greed’s way and save Winterhaven from eternal despair…