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Christmas | Humorous | Family | Adventure | Halloween
Harmony's Magic Pyjamas by Angela Hope
Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas(5.00 from 11 reviews)
If you don’t receive the gift you ask for, there will be a reason. Santa will always try and make your dreams come true.
Gabriel & Mr. Death by Susan J. Kroupa
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2010 by Laurel Fork Press. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family(5.00 from 9 reviews)
Gabriel is a coon hound with an unusual gift: he can see Mr. Death. He doesn’t think too hard on it until one Christmas Eve when Mr. Death comes for the person Gabriel loves most. He can’t let that happen, no sir, no way. A touching story about a dog’s love and loyalty and the healing power of family.
Yule at My Feet by Elizabeth Rowan Keith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Fairy tales(5.00 from 9 reviews)
A richly-descriptive tale of Yule celebration among Little People who gather in the forest. A sequel to the award-winning "Blood Moon," this story will warm hearts throughout the winter holiday season.
Blood Moon by Elizabeth Rowan Keith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween, Fiction » Horror » Occult(5.00 from 8 reviews)
An award-winning story of possibility as the veils thin at the full moon times of autumn. If this story were yours, would you be horrified or happy?
El arte de vivir del dinero ajeno by Ivan Cosos
Series: Las Pecuniarias, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 34,620. Language: Spanish. Published: November 6, 2012. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure(5.00 from 8 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.
The Old Silk Hat, A Frosty The Snowman Prequel by P. Edward Auman
Series: IPMA Shorts (Institute for the Preservation of Magical Artifacts), Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 9,170. Language: American English. Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas(5.00 from 7 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.
Jesus Does Not Care by Sharon Cohen
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Fiction » Holiday » Family(5.00 from 5 reviews)
It's Christmas time again and her friend gleefully declares, "Jesus Does Not Care". In this anthology of five thought-provoking, spiritually uplifting and at times heart-wrenching stories, Sharon Cohen tosses aside the wrappings and trappings of the season to ask the reader, "Are you ready for Christmas?"
The Jesus Sketch by Shyama Anant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,590. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas(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 Girl Who Tweaked Two Lions' Tails by Pierre Van Rooyen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 83,110. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure(5.00 from 5 reviews)
One of the greatest adventures involving a young girl ever told. Fourteen year old Angelina Freyer goes missing in the vicinity of Lake Kariba. Two weeks later, a hundred and fifty miles away at Victoria Falls .....
Christmas Eva by G. David Clark
Price: Free! Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas(5.00 from 4 reviews)
An any day and everyday Christmas Carol for you and your loved ones. A true life Christmas Eve story of redemption and the eternal flame of hope. How a heart attack and pulmonary embolism transformed darkness into light.
The Golden Amulet: a tale of Faerie by M. M. Fahren
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure(5.00 from 4 reviews)
"a ragamuffin-like Minstrel sacrifices himself to save a Princess and is shunned by a King. Years of peace and prosperity follow but eventually darkness befalls the kingdom at the hands of a Dark Wizard. The Minstrel, who proves to be an eternally youthful wonder, returns, and …." Andy Potter review
The Sprite And I by Rob Shelsky
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous(5.00 from 4 reviews)
What happens when a man finds a water sprite in his kitchen sink? And worse, what if it has an agenda? For Harold, with a hangover from a Christmas party, this is exactly what happens. Worse, the sprite insists Santa has been "spirited" away by an evil Vila, and so must be saved. For Harold, the reluctant hero, and committed nonbeliever in fairy creatures, this is all just too a little too much..
A White Cat For Christmas by Cherime MacFarlane
Price: Free! Words: 21,980. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Mike has every reason to be careful. His business leaves him open to threats and possibly violence. He is suspicious of the woman hanging around the old garage. What is she doing on his property? Angie saw the little kitten on the way to work. The thing is living under the old shed. She wants to rescue it before it freezes to death, she’ll take on the irate homeowner if she has too.
Crap from the Magi by Brent D. Seth
Price: Free! Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Caroline's mother-in-law was notorious for passing along old junk for the Holidays. This year, she out did even herself, proving that a poorly chosen gift has consequences.
Don't Open Until Christmas: A Short Story by Rhoda C. Hill
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,180. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Laura Sanderson lives her life by a system that she devised; an airtight system that can't be penetrated. It's Christmas and Laura is alone, but she has a plan for how she intends to spend Christmas. Now she just has to find a flaw in her strategically designed system so she can insure that her plan's come to fruition.
Betwixt by Evie Gaughan
Price: Free! Words: 6,440. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween(5.00 from 3 reviews)
An atmospheric short story by bestselling author, Evie Gaughan. 'When Catherine revisits Hollowbrook cottage on a stormy October night, she crosses paths with a mysterious stranger who is not all that he seems. On a night when the veil between worlds is at its thinnest, all that is real and unreal meet in a nowhere place, at a nowhere time.'
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. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Science fiction » General(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.
Why Santa Shared His Soul by William Hrdina
Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A very heartwarming Christmas story to tell your kids when they want to know why you're buying them presents instead of Santa.
A Mermaid for Christmas by Nichole Chase
Price: Free! Words: 13,740. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A short story from NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author Nichole Chase. What does a mermaid ask for at Christmas? Follow young Meena and her father to find out! Approximately 3,000 words. (Originally part of the Christmas Lites II Anthology--reedited and fleshed out.) Includes a large sample of Flukes.