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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.
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 Jesus Sketch
By Shyama Anant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,590. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
In The Jesus Sketch, Pooja, recently divorced from her abusive husband chances upon a Jesus poster in a mall. When the owner of the store offers the poster to her because a pensive Jesus is not in keeping with the holiday season, Pooja reluctantly accepts, brings it home and tacks it to her living room wall. With that one simple act, she sets off on a journey that will transform her life.
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.
A Home for the Holidays
By Firefly Anthology
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,240. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011 by Firefly & Wisp Publishing. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
12 holiday stories to warm your heart for Christmas. An anthology from Firefly & Wisp Publishing. Authors: Dana Piazzi, Sylvia May Mitchell, Lisa Morgan, Sky Diamond, Danielle Lee Zwissler, A.L. Flagg, Brenda Hastings, Theresa Oliver, J.S. Wilsoncroft, Rebecca Nolan, Nikki Shah, Earl Duncan
A Smoky Mountain Christmas
By Carol DeVaney
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,450. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Think Sandra Bullock meets country hunk. Wacky fresh and funny characters are stranded together in a Smoky Mountain snowstorm three days before Christmas. Until Tina Cole lands on writer Hank Gordon's doorstep, everything she thought she wanted means nothing without love. Hank Gordon has sworn off women, except the sassy Southern princess steals his heart. Rollicking, passionate, humorous, romance
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.
Anything but the Love Boat
By Elka Hacker
Price: $2.80 USD. Words: 84,970. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This book is dedicated to crews working on international cruise ships. My years working on the high seas with the best known international cruise lines come together in this book. Not to compromise anybody, names, destinations, and routes have been changed. The stories you are about to enjoy come from my personal experience or my colleagues. Life at sea from crew perspective.
Coconut Wireless: a novel of love, life and South Pacific gossip
By Nicola Baird
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,390. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
What happens when a young Solomon Islands man and a cynical London girl step out of their comfort zones? Find out in this novel about love, life and gossip in the South Pacific. Coconut Wireless is perfect if you loved “One Day” or anything by "No 1 Ladies' Detective Agency" author, or non-fiction books such as “Solomon Time” (Will Randall) or “Castaway" & "Faraway” by Lucy Irvine.
Night of the Storm
By Lindsay Townsend
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 114,380. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Melissa, a wildlife photographer, goes to the unspoilt Greek island of Asteri to investigate the death of her lover Andrew, she discovers a deadly wildlife smuggling conspiracy. Suddenly on the beautiful island romance mingles with fear.
The Cowboy's Christmas Plan
By Shanna Hatfield
Series: Grass Valley Cowboys, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,060. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
When her fiance elopes with his secretary a week before their wedding, Cadence Greer doesn't know what to do. Deciding to start over fresh somewhere new, she visits her aunt in Oregon in hopes of figuring out what to do with the rest of her life. The last thing she planned on was falling in love with a cowboy.
More Ketchup than Salsa
By Joe Cawley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,510. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
(5.00 from 1 review)
A hilarious insight into the wild and wacky characters of an expat community in a familiar resort destination, More Ketchup than Salsa is a must-read true story for anybody who has ever dreamed about jetting off to sunnier climes… or anybody who has even momentarily flirted with the idea of starting a new life overseas.
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.
A Mommy for Christmas
By Maggie Shayne
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,900. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Originally released in 2005 and titled, Feels Like Home, A MOMMY FOR CHRISTMAS has been substantially revised and contains brand new scenes never before published. A heartwarming, tear-inducing, holiday miracle kind of story you’ll never forget... The Oklahoma All-Girl Brands: Big family, small town, and love to spare!
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?
A World of Joy
By ASMSG Authors
Price: Free! Words: 51,210. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013 by Grey Mouse Publishing. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
0.75 star(4.86 from 7 reviews)
Brought to you by Grey Mouse Publishing and the authors of ASMSG, A World of Joy is a collection of holiday-themed shorts. It is a Yule-tide celebration of joy, hope, renewal, and love. With stories from multiple holiday traditions, geared towards all audiences, this anthology is meant to infuse the reader with the holiday spirit of good cheer.
Coming of Age
By Ros Glancey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,850. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011 by Paul Hurst. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
When Jessica's husband of 34 years left her for a younger woman, she thought her life would be solitary thereafter. How wrong she is: with her children, grandchildren, friends and neighbours and Mother downing cans of Red Bull in her retirement home, plus the activities that go on in a small town, her life is often very funny. There is even new love. Humorous chicklit for the older woman.
Last Wish of Summer
By Phillip Overton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,970. Language: American English. Published: October 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Summer's funniest adventure is here, better be careful what you wish for. When Anton and Johnno find a bottle washed up on the shore while surfing, supposedly granting them somebody's birthday wish, neither suspects it came from their friend Tanya. So how long can she keep it a secret? What happens before the last day of summer is over now depends on two wishful surfers looking to make waves.
Short Shorts & Longer Tales
By John Muir
Price: Free! Words: 54,280. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
0.5 star(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.
The Rag Doll Cafe
By Phillip Overton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,080. Language: American English. Published: November 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The sun may have set on summer's funniest escapade, but the magic and mayhem from finding a bottle containing someone's birthday wish continues when Anton Rubinski hits the road in search of adventure. Arriving in Lighthouse Bay, this laid-back surfer crosses paths with the town's only Pastor, who may have just wished his Church away. Now thanks to Anton, the bay will never be the same again.