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Pebbleton-On-Edge
By D A Gregory
Price: Free! Words: 88,370. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
In a quiet English seaside village Sue and her colleagues at the Parish Council think life is fun but boring, until they are shocked out of complacency when murder is discovered literally under their noses. The arrival of police and reporters alarms the unlikely new Parish Clerk, who has good reason to seek obscurity. Worse is to come, as a 200-year-old crime produces modern consequences.
El arte de vivir del dinero ajeno
By Ivan Cosos
Series: Las Pecuniarias, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 34,620. Language: Spanish. Published: November 6, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Ricardo sale de vacaciones unos días. En un pueblito de pastores hará una serie de inesperados descubrimientos sobre el lugar, sus gentes, sobre las finanzas y sobre sí mismo. A medio camino entre la narración y el ensayo filosófico, el libro aborda los fundamentos de la financiación, trazando meridianamente la distinción entre aquello que se conoce por inversión y lo que es simple especulación.
All Hallows' Eve
By Hal L. O'ween
Price: Free! Words: 90,050. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
This collection began as a Halloween flash fiction writing contest on Facebook, sponsored by Sharon Van Orman. This is not one person’s achievement, but a collective of people from around the block and around the world. Enjoy these spooky bits, for they are what makes Halloween special!
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.
The Santa Shop
By Tim Greaton
Price: Free! Words: 39,330. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2010 by Focus House Publishing. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Skip Ralstat is a man so steeped in grief that life seems no longer possible. After the death of his wife and child, Skip blames himself. He has given up his friends, his job, and even his home. Now, homeless, he survives on the mean streets of Albany. He knows he can't go on, that life must end. But will it? Come join Skip on his most unusual road to redemption.
The Halloween Collection
By The Eclective
Price: Free! Words: 38,090. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011 by CyberWitch Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The Indie Eclective: What is it, who are they, and why can they spell neither “eclectic” nor “collective” correctly? The Indie Eclective is an ensemble of authors operating under the assumption that Readers like Good Books. The Halloween Collection showcases spooky reads from nine very different authors.
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 Holiday Anthology
By Rose Anderson
Price: Free! Words: 26,520. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is a FREE collection of short Christmas stories By Exquisite Quills Authors and Friends. It has been written for adults who love romance stories but is family friendly. Each story is unique and is meant to give a sampling of the writing of that author. From contemporary to historical, the Exquisite Quills authors and friends wish you a happy holiday filled with wonderful books.
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 Christmas Wish
By Christopher F. Mills
Series: The Braithewaite Pentalogy, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 59,210. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is the story of a seventy-year old wish that finally came true. And the story of a father and son. What happens when we come to the end of our lives is important for those left behind, and for those going on.
Holidays With Sundae: Conversations With My Cat
By Dr James T. Baker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,920. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2010 by Grave Distractions Publications. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(5.00 from 1 review)
James Baker invites readers to participate in a conversations with his cat Sundae. Using holiday times as the conversation pieces, Sundae is comes through as real as person we know. Quick witted, critical, and a deft judge of human strengths and weaknesses; Sundae provides a barometer in which we can examine ourselves. Cat owners will instantly identify with Sundae's particular wisdom.
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 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.
Out and Back
By Diane Strong
Price: Free! Words: 63,870. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Amber runs every morning, bakes home cooked meals, and keeps a spotless house. She homeschools her children, grows an organic garden and milks her own goats. But Amber Stonewall is not perfect. She is a mother who fails, a wife who is unable to show affection, a daughter who is absent and a sister who knows it all. When her mom dies, it all slaps her in the face.
How to Host a Holiday (The Prequel to Ivy Stratton & The Time Machine)
By Kathleen Kitson
Series: Ivy Stratton & The Time Machine. Price: Free! Words: 20,030. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 1 review)
Novella: 20,000 words Ivy Stratton has Big Plans to host an unforgettable Christmas dinner party and win the heart of the man of her dreams. When her Big Plans fall apart, Ivy must scramble to make the most of the situation and keep her composure as the ideal holiday host. This holiday novella is the prequel to the Ivy Stratton & The Time Machine series.
Yuletide Tales A Festive Collective
By The Indie Collaboration
Series: The Indie Collaboration Presents, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 39,560. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013 by Peter John. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
(5.00 from 1 review)
A diverse collection of stories showcasing some of the best indie authors on the market. Filled with heart-warming romance, mysterious humor, sinister, supernatural thrills and tearful sorrow, this anthology has something for everyone. So snuggle up with a warm glass of mulled wine and join us for the festivities, while we lift your spirit, tickle your fancy and rattle your bones.
The Carols of Holly House
By Lore Lippincott
Price: Free! Words: 26,910. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 1 review)
Tristan the cat and Barney the mutt are dismayed that their human, Michael, is alone after his wife is summoned away for Christmas. Michael's sister Jenna comes to help. Not only is Jenna reunited with her estranged brother, but with the music of Holly House, and her former girlfriend Alex. Tristan and Barney have hurts to heal and a romance to rekindle, all while scheduling naps under the tree!
The Christmas Kitten
By Alyson Kent
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,150. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 1 review)
Christmas Break began normally for college junior Sara Jones. Then an encounter with a patch of black ice changes everything and leads to a meeting with a tall man wearing Highland garb and carting a kitten around in his sporran, the leather pouch that is worn in front of a kilt and acts like a pocket. Soon she finds her Christmas spirit returning thanks to his family and a tiny, tabby kitte
Stolen Valentine Kiss
By Stella Eromonsere-Ajanaku
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,610. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Holiday Series, 1 - Two hearts...One Love. One broken heart. Two grieving minds. An unplanned holiday to New Jersey is her perfect getaway from the stress and emotional turmoil locked in her heart, just what she needs to take her mind off her troubles. That's until she runs into Logan. One Stolen Valentine Kiss. Will Valentine season bring them romance or will their fears keep them apart?
Christmas Jack-o'-Lantern
By Subhajit Waugh
Price: Free! Words: 94,690. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
1 star(4.89 from 36 reviews)
Jack, the ‘pumpkin king’ of Halloween is a supposed bad guy, whom we love to hate. Yet, when we see him whipped by devil’s henchmen till bleeding causes him to faint, we pity him. When he becomes the linchpin of Halloween and Christmas worlds, and sole protector from devil’s ruthless takeover, we start rooting for this dark hero. Can he avoid excruciating death and succeed against impossible odds?