Fiction » Holiday

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The Waking House
You set the price! Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Holiday » Family
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A matriarch's death brings her three children back to the house where they grew up. This short story first appeared in Line Zero Issue 5, November 2011.
The Ghost of Leonard Korn
Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
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On Halloween night, a young boy and his three friends set out to search for the ghost that has haunted their small town for decades. The four youths learn that searching for a ghost can be more perilous than they ever imagined.
The Ghost in the Aisle Seat: A YA Christmas Story
Price: Free! Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
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It's Christmas Eve and Haley Smythe is working the late shift at Snowflake Cinema. But she's not alone. At her side is a notorious local ghosthunter, out for his biggest scoop. And in Theater 6 is a man who claims to see his wife in that very cinema, only on Christmas Eve. As the three converge on this holiday night, secrets will be revealed and all will meet... The Ghost in the Aisle Seat.
Price: Free! Words: 4,960. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
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Trace Handley hates social events of any kind, but she has reluctantly agreed to go to a Halloween party to deliver an important message. Before she can accomplish the mission, though, she has to identify the intended recipient despite costumes, her own shyness, and the dubious assistance of the source of the instruction, a ghost who wants her to get a message to the man accused of murdering him.
Classic White Sheet - A Halloween Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
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12-yr old Connor and friends, Pavel and Gabe, decide to make this Halloween all about the candy. They map out the best route through town, carry large pillowcases for candy, and agree to dress simply as ghosts. But things don’t turn out so simply. After a run-in with bullies, Connor realizes something is off about one of his friends; his costume may hide something best left unseen. A short story
Powdered Bones
Price: Free! Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
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A short story about a shop owner who unknowingly buys an annoying ghost.
Jaclyn of the Lantern
Series: Season of the Witch, Part 1. Price: Free! Words: 9,670. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
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Jaclyn has always known her family was unusual. Her mother is a witch and her father, well, he's been dead for almost 600 years. On her 23rd Halloween, family secrets will be revealed that change everything.
The Bridge of Dead Things (US Edition)
Series: The Involuntary Medium (US Editions), Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,440. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013 by Seventh Rainbow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
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Murky Victorian London. Thirteen-year-old Lizzie Blaylock has done her best to fill her absconding mother’s shoes, but her father is lazy and feckless, and her little sister is riddled with tuberculosis. When Lizzie has a fit at school, for which she is expelled, she and those around her slowly begin to realize that she may have special powers…powers to communicate with the dead.
A Beginner's Guide To Christmas
Price: Free! Words: 14,450. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
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A festive short story. Ruth’s perfect Christmas is shattered when her mum receives a DIY-induced injury and Ruth is forced to take over the preparations. Shopping. Cooking. A house full of hyped-up kids. Christmas may no longer be the most wonderful time of the year.
Holiday & Wintery Poetry
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
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Holiday & Wintery Poetry is a short book of sixteen poems. All the poems are inspired by a winter holiday or the winter season.
Tinsel Terrors: A Rom Com Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 3,800. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013 by Alice Bex. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
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Jenny Jorgenson--or Miss Jenny as she's known to her Kindergarten students--has a terrible crush on the oh-so-adorable Mr. Sanderson who teaches next door. Unfortunately, he's made it clear he's not looking for love.
Yuletide Tales A Festive Collective
Series: The Indie Collaboration Presents, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 39,560. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013 by Peter John. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
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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.
Yuletide Magic
Price: Free! Words: 4,060. Language: American English. Published: November 30, 2013 by Laurel Highlands Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Before hearts entwined and battles fought, a little girl invoked the ancient magic of Yule. A holiday themed short based in the magical world of the epic fantasy series, the World In-between.
Three Wishes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,810. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
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Sophie surprises her friends, Kate and Mac, with her confession that she still believes in Santa. Despite their teasing, Sophie vows to prove that Santa exists. Will an unforeseen disaster derail Sophie's plans? Can Kate get her priorities right? And can unbeliever Mac deliver the Christmas gift Sophie never knew she wanted? Three Wishes is a 10,000 word novella.
Bethania's Broomsticks
Series: Season of the Witch, Part 2. Price: Free! Words: 11,140. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Holiday » Family
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Despite being born 700 years apart, Alice and Bethania have a lot in common. For one thing, they both believe that the same little boy is their son.
Holiday Horror Classics Presents: True Love?
Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014 by Burnt Orange. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
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Holiday Horror Classics' third inclusion to the collection of holiday madness. The series consists of entertaining scary stories surrounding American Holiday themes and the horrors they may bring. This short story asks what is True Love? and tells of an unconventional St. Valentine's Day celebration. ( may not be suitable for audiences younger than 16 years of age). Happy Love Day
Tales from The Painted Door IV: The Pumpkin Carvers
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
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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.
The Haywood Family Christmas Letter
Price: Free! Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Holiday » Family
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When a young teenage girl takes over the responsibility of writing her family's Christmas letter, some pretty blunt and humorous revelations are made.
A Walk Before Sunrise
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,660. Language: American English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
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When Neil Phillips arrives home early to discover his fiancee in bed with his boss, it unleashes an amusing run of bad luck that ultimately lands him in the small town of Lighthouse Bay. So when a surprise romance with a sexy waitress named Lorraine sends his life hurtling in a new direction, you can bet this couple will learn the true meaning of giving love a second chance before the sun sets.
A Cat in a Christmas Hat
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 950. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a delightful Christmas story of hope and reward as Phoebe's determination brings joy into her life.