Fiction » Holiday

Sub-categories: Christmas | Humorous | Family | Adventure | Halloween 
Pebbleton-On-Edge
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Price: Free! Words: 88,370. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
In a quiet English seaside village Sue and her colleagues at the Parish Council think life is fun but boring, until they are shocked out of complacency when murder is discovered literally under their noses. The arrival of police and reporters alarms the unlikely new Parish Clerk, who has good reason to seek obscurity. Worse is to come, as a 200-year-old crime produces modern consequences.
El arte de vivir del dinero ajeno
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Series: Las Pecuniarias, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 34,620. Language: Spanish. Published: November 6, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
(5.00 from 7 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.
All Hallows' Eve
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Price: Free! Words: 90,050. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
This collection began as a Halloween flash fiction writing contest on Facebook, sponsored by Sharon Van Orman. This is not one person’s achievement, but a collective of people from around the block and around the world. Enjoy these spooky bits, for they are what makes Halloween special!
The Old Silk Hat, A Frosty The Snowman Prequel
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Series: IPMA Shorts (Institute for the Preservation of Magical Artifacts), Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 9,170. Language: American English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 4 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.
The Fight On Halloween Night: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Still looking for a quick Halloween scare? When you have a few minutes, here is a fun, short read for both adults and kids alike.
Christmas Eva
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Price: Free! Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart
(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 Santa Shop
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Price: Free! Words: 39,330. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2010 by Focus House Publishing. Category: 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.
The Halloween Collection
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Price: Free! Words: 38,090. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011 by CyberWitch Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
(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.
Christmas With the Kings, Kings of Montana Bonus Book
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Price: Free! Words: 42,460. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: 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.
Looking for Christmas
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Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
For Lindsay, Christmas-time means putting up decorations and baking cookies. For Grandma, it means finding the Christmas Spirit in the world around her, and she won't decorate or bake until she finds it. When Lindsay visits, hoping to spend the day baking cookies, Grandmas insists they look for Christmas instead. Will they find it in time for cookie-baking?
Why Santa Shared His Soul
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Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations. You set the price! Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: 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 Holiday Anthology
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Price: Free! Words: 26,520. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is a FREE collection of short Christmas stories By Exquisite Quills Authors and Friends. It has been written for adults who love romance stories but is family friendly. Each story is unique and is meant to give a sampling of the writing of that author. From contemporary to historical, the Exquisite Quills authors and friends wish you a happy holiday filled with wonderful books.
A Mermaid for Christmas
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Price: Free! Words: 13,740. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(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.
Über den Wolken
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Price: Free! Words: 970. Language: German. Published: October 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
NOTE: This is a German short film screenplay which won a 1st prize for best dialogue! In diesem Kurzfilmdrehbuch beobachten wir die beiden Fensterputzer Kalle & Ranjid bei der Arbeit an einer Hochhausfassade. Die amüsante Geschichte gewann den ersten Preis für die beste Dialogszene beim renommierten Writing Tournament 2005 in Berlin.
Christmas Beyond the Box
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Price: Free! Words: 27,580. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The holidays mean many things to many people. "Christmas Beyond the Box" takes that notion a great deal farther, and provides some truly unconventional looks at the season from some extraordinary perspectives. Suitable for all but the very young, there's sure to be a tale worth re-telling in this collection for many Christmases to come. Includes bonus novel excerpt from "Under Saint Owain's Rock."
Carrot Cake's Christmas Book
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Price: Free! Words: 120. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Carrot Cake is trying to say "Merry Christmas" in a special way. Find out how he finally does it. Short and sweet, a quick bedtime story for Children ages 1 and up.
Wishing
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Price: Free! Words: 1,920. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Carol is on a mission: to deliver a special package to her sweet, but forgetful husband. And no amount of snowy tundra will stand in her way... A short story of approx 1800 words.
A Lonely Dog on Christmas
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Price: Free! Words: 7,540. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Christmas Day is fast approaching. For Beckham, the family bulldog, it means just another year of being ignored while chaos and mayhem reign throughout the house. In this holiday short story full of laughter and family dysfunction, Beckham narrates an ill-conceived plan to create an unforgettable landmark moment in order to reclaim the spotlight.
The Underpass - A Short Christmas Story
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Price: Free! Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
On a cold Christmas Eve a homeless man receives a present that erases ten years of sorrow.
Footprints in the Snow
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Price: Free! Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Julie and her young daughter, Emily, find themselves with no place to go on a blizzardy Christmas Eve. How will Julie keep Emily's innocence intact while fighting for their very survival?