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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.
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!
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.
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.
Memoirs of a Vending Machine by James Pollard
Price: Free! Words: 42,960. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » General(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Mike lands at Kansai Airport in Japan confident but ill prepared for his introduction to his new home. A sequence of events forces Mike on a Journey lasting all day and all night around Osaka. Meeting Mark, Jon and Jeff and other interesting and colourful characters along the way, they quickly discover the urban soul of Japan and learn enough in one day to last the rest of their time in Osaka.
Bulk Goon by Martin Chambers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,050. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Holiday » Family(4.00 from 1 review)
When school leavers arrive at Rottnest Island for end-of-year celebrations they find overzealous police and no beer. But an aspiring business student hits upon a simple and profitable plan. Between parties on the beach, pies at the bakery, and lots of healthy outdoor activities, what could possibly go wrong?
Hope For The Holidays by Dana Taylor
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,520. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family(4.00 from 1 review)
Raise your spirits with these three stories of hope, family, and a touch of the angelic. During the Great Depression, "Shiny Green Shoes" bring hope to a town down on its luck. A woman caught in a natural disaster changes her priorities through "Refiner's Fire." Los Angeles, 1960--A failing actress is transformed by a little girl and her celestial companions in "Patty's Angels".
A Question of Alignment by Barnaby Wilde
Series: The Tom Fletcher Stories. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,160. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous(4.00 from 1 review)
Tom Fletcher is an unlikely man to save the universe. In fact he is an unlikely man to do anything requiring action, but when the family cat talks to him, then walks through the sitting room wall, even he is intrigued. Someone from a parallel universe is altering the laws of probability by swapping Lottery balls. Soon, Tom is littering adjacent universes with stuff that just shouldn’t be there.
All Hallows Eve by David Eveleigh
Series: All Hallows Eve, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 44,920. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Comics & Graphic Novels / Superheroes, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween(4.00 from 1 review)
Ages 9 and up. Learn the fantastic origin of our beloved Halloween Heroine. When 13-year-old Eve Halloran dresses as a famous superhero for a costume party, she finds herself imbued with amazing, supernatural powers. But as an evil from World War 2 resurfaces on this shadowy night, she learns that it takes more than empowerment to truly be a hero.
The Cinderella Substitute by Nell Dixon
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,360. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012 by Astraea Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas(4.00 from 1 review)
In the two years since the tragic car crash that killed his fiancée, Nate Mayer has successfully avoided another relationship. Jenni Blake is his personal assistant. Hired after the accident, she has her own problems to deal with, including the deaths of her adoptive parents. But those difficulties pale into insignificance when Jenni finally traces her birth mother…
The Million Dollar Gift by Cheree Alsop
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,070. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Inspirational(4.00 from 1 review)
When Chase risks his life to save a brother and sister just before Christmas, his life becomes entwined with theirs more intricately than he could have imagined. Emotional and moving, this is a story of a young man whose troubled heart is tested by the one thing he is unprepared to face, love.
Holiday Mayhem by Angelaine Espinosa
Series: Holiday Magic, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 24,370. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas(4.00 from 1 review)
Sadie Goal has waited her whole life for Cisco Silver to return to Tucket. Cisco Silver's coming home to find a bride. Is it Sadie?
Claus: Legend of the Fat Man by Tony Bertauski
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,250. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas(4.00 from 1 review)
The Christmas story you never heard. Santa is not just about the presents. See something deeper in this mythological figure. A story that’s meaningful. Find a cast of gritty, compassionate and courageous characters that make the journey to mythological fame despite their shortcomings and frailties. Pull away the veil of magic, reveal the difficulties of love and loss and struggle with life.
First Christmas (Hiding Behind The Couch Short Story) by Debbie McGowan
Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,400. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay(4.00 from 1 review)
Josh and George spent half a lifetime apart, so it matters not that they're all grown up now. For this is their first Christmas together, in their new home. They finally have all that they wished for...But perhaps Santa still has a few surprises in store. A Christmas story full of festive magic and romance.
Addictive Reads: The Winter Gift Box Set - 7 Uplifting Stories by Best-Selling and Award-Winning Authors by Addictive Reads, Tamara Ward, Natalie G. Owens, D.D. Larsen, Stacey Joy Netzel, Rhonda Hopkins, Alicia & Roy Street, & Anna Erishkigal
Price: Free! Words: 109,400. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014 by Seraphim Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas(4.00 from 1 review)
The Addictive Reads Winter Gift Collection is seven uplifting short stories and novellas written by the award-winning and best-selling authors of Addictive Reads to brighten those cold winter days. Each will take an hour to read, perfect for those small bits of down-time around the hectic holiday season.