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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 » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
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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
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Still looking for a quick Halloween scare? When you have a few minutes, here is a fun, short read for both young and old.
Christmas Eva
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Price: Free! Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart
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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.
Mark's Merry Mayhem
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Price: Free! Words: 18,890. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
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A special Thank You from Mark to his readers
Harmony's Magic Pyjamas
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Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
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If you don’t receive the gift you ask for, there will be a reason. Santa will always try and make your dreams come true.
Looking for Christmas
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Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
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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 » Holiday » Christmas
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A very heartwarming Christmas story to tell your kids when they want to know why you're buying them presents instead of Santa.
A Mermaid for Christmas
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Price: Free! Words: 13,740. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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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.
Carrot Cake's Christmas Book
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Price: Free! Words: 120. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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?
Don't Open 'til Christmas: a short story
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Price: Free! Words: 16,180. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
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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.
Mighty Fortress
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You set the price! Words: 4,940. Language: American English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
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An Austrian pastor helps a Jewish family escape the Nazis, but their elderly grandmother must stay behind. He hides her in the church, caring for her and learning from her, until one fateful Christmas Eve.
Locks of Her Hair
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Price: Free! Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
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There was a legend about the sugar cane fields. Everybody knew not to go in there after dark, especially under the light of the harvest moon. Andrew's Uncle Joe disappeared in there. The only trace ever found of him was his partially smoked cigar. One October night, Andrew set out to discover what happened to Uncle Joe. He took his younger sister with him and went looking for his missing uncle.
All Hallows' Eve
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Price: Free! Words: 11,530. Language: British English. Published: July 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
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In a trendy London bar, three friends meet up at a fancy-dress party, in appropriately silly clothes for such an occasion. Each of them content to hide their true selves behind their costumes. The trouble is there are some things you can't hide from. Like fate.
GIT: Halloween
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Series: GITT, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 490. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
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Do you hate Halloween? I bet you don't, after all, you get free sweets. Mr. Git hates Halloween, not just a normal hate, but a hate that courses through his veins like an F1 Race Car. He is probably the biggest git you will ever meet.
Seeing Devils: An IPMA Adventure for Halloween 2013
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Series: IPMA Shorts (Institute for the Preservation of Magical Artifacts), Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 13,960. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Halloween
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Love the Institute for the Preservation of Magical Artifacts cameos in "The Old Silk Hat: A Frosty The Snowman Prequel" and "Troll Brother"? Then give this Halloween 2013 creepy story a try. Find out what it is IPMA Special Agent Jackson Davison's been unable to see since he was a child.