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Christmas | Humorous | Family | Adventure | Halloween
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.
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..
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.
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.
Stolen Valentine Kiss ~ A Sweet Romance by Stella Eromonsere-Ajanaku
Series: Holiday Romance. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,320. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Family(5.00 from 3 reviews)
For Lorna, London City brings back memories she would rather forget. And the season of love has lost its romantic flavour along with her broken heart. An unplanned holiday to New Jersey is just what she needs to take her mind off her emotional turmoil. Taking a long break from dating is all she has in mind before the tall, gorgeous man with blue eyes and a mysterious grin walks in
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.
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.
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.'
A Family Reunion: A Different Kind of Ghost Story by Joe C Combs 2nd
Price: Free! Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Halloween, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween(5.00 from 3 reviews)
We are used to ghost stories that scare us. But here is one that makes you feel good.
Cheyenne & The Easter Bunny by Michael Ables, Jr
Price: Free! Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Magic, heart, strength, join Cheyenne as she ventures to prove that the Easter Bunny is real.
Even Me - A Christmas Play For Your Sunday School by Kathleen Morris
Series: Holiday Plays, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,910. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Plays » Religious & Liturgical(5.00 from 3 reviews)
'Even Me' is a Christmas Sunday School play about a lonely skunk who travels to the stable where Christ is born, only to be told to go away because Jesus would never love someone like her. The play speaks about acceptance and love. It's an anti-bullying musical allegory with a message so powerful it will help young and old understand that Jesus loves everybody no matter what!
The Christmas Trust by M. Matheson
Price: Free! Words: 7,920. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Inspirational(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Marvin Battles is the corporate big-shot and Scrooge. In a chance encounter with a panhandler, Joe Skives, his former boss fired for bribery and other crimes, Marvin’s bad holiday attitude gets turned on its head. A Christmas story that takes on the Corporate Monster and our ideas of true Christmas Spirit.
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.
The Santa Shop by Tim Greaton
Price: Free! Words: 39,330. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2010 by Focus House Publishing. Categories: 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.
Operation: Mistletoe by Greg Jackson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,990. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Santa Claus has been institutionalized. Jack Frost has turned the North Pole into a Vegas-style resort. Can two humans return the North Pole to its former glory? Casinos, racing reindeer with horrible attitudes, elves with semi-automatics and Nutcracker warfare! No Christmas icon is spared! Join the Revolution to take back Christmas! Recommended for mature readers.
The Halloween Collection by The Eclective
Price: Free! Words: 38,090. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011 by CyberWitch Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous(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.
A Home for the Holidays by Firefly Anthology
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,240. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011 by Firefly & Wisp Publishing. Categories: 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
Christmas With the Kings, Kings of Montana Bonus Book by Vanessa Bartal
Price: Free! Words: 42,460. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Categories: 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.