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Christmas | Humorous | Family | Adventure | Halloween
The Rag Doll Cafe by Phillip Overton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,080. Language: American English. Published: November 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary(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.
The Fruitcake by C.K. Rich
Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A humorous short story about the dreaded holiday classic. Retirement is not what Robert expected. His wife feeds him twigs and is afraid of mailbox bombs. If that's not enough a fruitcake shows up on his doorstep. Fruitcakes may be a Southern tradition, but it's one Robert can do without.
Tidings of Murder and Woe by Cathy Spencer
Series: An Anna Nolan Mystery. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,210. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Julia Moreland, CEO of a big oil company, has a secret to announce to the press, but someone's sending her threatening notes to keep her mouth shut. Anna Nolan’s boss, Magdalena, is dating Julia’s stepson. Soon she’s turning to Anna for help, but a third criminal investigation in one year is more than Anna’s nerves can handle. A real page-turner with plenty of plot twists, humour, and romance.
Hunting Elf, a doggone Christmas story by Dave Donelson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,100. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(4.33 from 9 reviews)
A puppy for Christmas! What could be better? Dan McCoy and his capable wife June find out when Santa gives them a frolicsome hairball named Elf, a Silky Terrier on the Christmas wish list of nefarious dognappers who want to steal him in a murderous scheme to win "Best in Show" at Westminster. Elf foils the plot when he brings Macy's Parade to a tumultuous halt in a comedic Christmas adventure.
All I Want for Christmas is You by Lisa Mondello
Series: Fate with a Helping Hand, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,990. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas(4.33 from 6 reviews)
Sometimes fate needs a helping hand...Single mother, Lauren Alexander, is shocked when her daughter asks Santa Claus for a daddy. She's struggled to provide for Kristen alone. But fulfilling Kristen's Christmas wish is a tall order. Kyle Preston, a.k.a, Santa, knows what it's like to be alone. He's determined to give Lauren and Kristen the best Christmas ever. That includes making them his family!
A Gift For Joey by Michael Puttonen
Price: Free! Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Christmas short story—When a desperate act on Christmas Eve threatens to ruin Christmas for his young son, Sam Turner does not anticipate the surprising turn that will make this Christmas one to forever remember and cherish.
The Christmas Project (Stories From Hartford) by Amanda Hamm
Series: Stories From Hartford, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,320. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014 by Before Someday Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas(4.33 from 3 reviews)
The Christmas Project is a light Christian romance focused on the holiday season.
A Ghostly Christmas Present by J. Daniel Sawyer
Series: The Clarke Lantham Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,820. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2010 by AWP Books. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled(4.25 from 4 reviews)
It's hard to beat being thrown in an out-of-state jail on a trumped up charge as a Christmas present, but detective Clarke Lantham loves a challenge. So when he calls up his brother for help with bail, he thinks he's prepared for the ordeal of spending a holiday weekend with relatives who put the "strange" back in "estranged." That was his first mistake.
The Search for Mrs. Claus by Courtney Daisey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,790. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014 by Rescue House Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas(4.25 from 4 reviews)
Nick Claus searches annually for the perfect bride who will fulfill the prophecy. A chance encounter in Quebec introduces him to young Sophie Laurent, a lonely pastry chef with a sorrowful past. With the help of a spunky elf named Kringle, Nick seeks the heart of Sophie, but can she trust a man with so many secrets? With a bit of Christmas magic the pair look for love where neither expected it.
The Vampire Across the Hall-3. The Exchange by Daisi Malone
Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure(4.17 from 6 reviews)
Daisi Malone lives in the Presidio Building in Newtown, Sydney Australia. Strange things happen in this building.Spirits, vampires and howling Glee Clubs haunt its halls. In this, the third book of the series, Daisi's curiosity leads her to a dangerous secret.
Shelter From the Storm - A Ghost Story for Christmas by Barrymore Tebbs
Price: Free! Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas(4.00 from 5 reviews)
A weary traveler finds himself stranded on the doorstep of two proper Victorian ladies during a wild winter storm.
Clara Claus (Snowflake Triplet #1) by Alexandra Lanc
Series: Snowflake Triplet, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 67,070. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous(4.00 from 4 reviews)
A bestseller! Jack Frost has been trying to destroy Christmas for years, and in order to save his job must complete a task he deems impossible -- until he meets Santa's granddaughter Clara, who begins to change his view of what Christmas is all about. Book 1 in the Snowflake Triplet.
Bah, Humbug! (A Romantic Comedy Christmas Novella) by Heather Horrocks
Price: Free! Words: 26,830. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Lexi's kids love the Jared Strong novels, written by Kyle, who beheads a snowman to hide his villain’s ‘weapon’ inside. Unfortunately, the snowman was for Lexi’s TV show. Can there be more than unlikely friendship for a woman afraid to get close and a man with childhood shadows? Families join together and hearts are healed as this couple goes walking in a winter wonderland.
Come Visit Us Sometime by Lelanthran Krishna Manickum
Price: Free! Words: 390. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Fred takes care of pushy relatives inviting themselves over. This funny short story is all about that which is never mentioned - the visiting in-laws.
Upon A Midnight Clear by Ian Thomas Healy
Price: Free! Words: 6,170. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.00 from 3 reviews)
On Christmas Eve, somewhere out in the Asteroid Belt, a lonely prospector happens across something he never expected to find.
Cue Me In by Nell Dixon
Series: Cue Me In, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,110. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012 by Astraea Press. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Fae Heath wants to be on TV, but not just any show. She wants to be on Ghost UK. She intends to win the contest to find the next presenter. Tall, slim and blonde and access to a haunted Welsh Castle on Halloween – how can she fail?
Elevator Music: A Romantic Holiday Story by Rusty Fischer
Price: Free! Words: 5,820. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Darby is heading home on New Year’s Eve when she gets stuck in the elevator with a handsome stranger. But just when their last minute love story is heating up, the elevator starts and they part ways forever. Or will a New Year’s miracle bring them back together for a second chance at holiday romance? This 5,820-word short story is 31 pages long.
Three Short Stories by Martin Chambers
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 6,750. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous(4.00 from 2 reviews)
In Character Rebellion a stop work meeting quickly gets out of control as characters from other books attempt to take charge. Can the writer really ever be in control? In Remembering Pablo there is something of the love and devotion we all feel at the loss of a friend. In Time Machine, remember what it was to taste things for the first time and to feel the texture of the world brand new.