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Christmas | Humorous | Family | Adventure | Halloween
Christmas Stray (Holiday Family Story) by Rachelle Ayala
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,610. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Juliette Martin does not ever want to celebrate Christmas again, not when it means reliving the last one after her six-year-old son, Jeremiah, passed away on Christmas Eve. She and husband, Gabe, find themselves snowed in at a mountain cabin with a pair of strays. Juliette desperately needs a Christmas miracle to save her marriage and restore her faith in God.
Lakeside by Margaux Murray
Price: Free! Words: 29,100. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Holiday » Family
When life long friends Charlie Matthews and Vernon Thompson get in a fight, it causes the two friendly families to turn on each other instantly. Just when you think the struggle is over, one member from each rivaling family suddenly goes missing.
Wonka Presents! 'The Story of Diva' - Part one by Madeleine Masterson
Series: The Wonka Stories. Price: Free! Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Bad fairy crouched in the chest. Able to squeeze and squash into places rather like a mouse, she nestled there now; her purpose fulfilled as it was to read the Spell locked in there, and cast by good fairy for a puppy called Diva. The Spell unfolds, and through Diva we encounter the mortal world of beings and the clash of good and bad immortalised in the ancient kingdom of Fairy. It’s magic! x
The Christmas Wedding Cake by Alicia Street
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,850. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Natalie and Shane were inseparable sweethearts until a pair of mysterious emails tore them apart. Years later they meet again on a reality TV cooking show—and it’s more than the oven that gets heated up. A Holiday Luv romantic short from USA TODAY bestselling author Alicia Street.
Booneville Retribution by S. Furlong-Bolliger
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Larry’s a hardworking Vietnam vet who loves his country and is proud of his small town roots. He’s lived the better part of his life in Booneville, where Old Glory flies proudly over town square, and the Fourth of July is the biggest celebration of the year. Then, the closing of Halport Industries—the town’s economic lifeblood—devastates Booneville’s residents. A short story.
A Gift of Christmas Hope by Kaye Spencer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,850. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
A shooting over a poker game, a family seeking revenge, a blizzard sweeping across the Texas Panhandle—it’s more than the world-weary gambler known as Lady Sapphire can handle without help. Determined to make it to her childhood home by Christmas Eve with her stagecoach full of treasure, she needs an escort, and there’s no time to be choosy. **Sensual
Just in Time for Christmas by Gail L. Jenner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,590. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Della Wagner doesn’t need a husband. Widowed, she is committed to running her boarding house and helping out with some of the town’s students. But when one—eight-year-old Carson Baines—stumbles into her life, she finds herself facing trouble and danger, in the form of Carson’s abusive grandfather. And then James McMurray comes to her rescue. ** Sweet
Christmas Treasure by Lorrie Farrelly
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,440. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
When Will receives word that his beloved younger sister, Mattie, has died, he must deal not only with his past, but also with a starchy, stubborn young woman who has traveled more than two thousand miles to fulfill Mattie’s last wish: that her cherished CHRISTMAS TREASURE be hand-delivered to her brother. But will that unexpected gift bring Will peace, or even greater pain? **Sweet
When Love Comes Knocking by Sarah J. McNeal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,420. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Romance » Western
Penelope Witherspoon was charmed into marriage by Evan Thoroughgood only to learn she loved a philanderer, who gambled away his inheritance and drank too heavily. It came as no surprise that four months after their marriage, Evan was shot dead for cheating at cards. Since his death, Penelope has come to depend on his older brother, Gil. In fact, she has come to love and respect him. **Sweet
The Kid in Black by C. Marie Bowen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,830. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Disguised as The Kid in Black, Nell Grant tracks down the outlaw who killed her sweetheart and destroyed her future. When she discovers the man who haunts her dreams at night is a marshal who could thwart her plans, she knows she must choose between vengeance and love. U.S. Marshal Sam Kline is sent to apprehend an outlaw. Instead, he uncovers a passionate woman. **Spicy
Tinseltown by Livia J. Washburn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,560. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015 by James Reasoner. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Carrie Fleming was on the run from a mysterious stalker. The young cowboy known only as Pecos found the last vestiges of the Old West in 1920s Hollywood. Fate brought them together at Christmas, when the only gifts that mattered to Pecos were winning Carrie's heart—and saving her life! **Sweet
Powdersmoke Christmas by James Reasoner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,810. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Two wild and woolly Christmas stories by legendary Western author James Reasoner. ’Tis The Season For Justice It's a life or death Christmas Eve for the man accused of murdering the son of the richest man in the territory. and Presents for One and All Texas Ranger Cobb is supposed finds himself battling a gang of outlaws and tangling with an old coot driving a wagon full of Christmas gifts.
A Wild West Christmas by Livia J. Washburn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,490. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015 by James Reasoner. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Two action packed holiday Western stories by award winning author Livia J. Washburn. Blue Norther -- Hired gun Lucas Hallam has been outnumbered plenty of times, but no one should hang on Christmas Eve. A Creature Was Stirring -- Mistaken for a “skookum”, Buffalo Newcomb is shot by a young boy. It's Christmas Eve and nursed back to health by the boy's mother, Buffalo battles to save them.
A Hawaiian Shirt in Mexico by Keith Oakden-Rayner
Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure(5.00 from 1 review)
On his first afternoon in Mexico, George finds himself at a beach bar frequented by strange characters with even stranger pasts. As happy hour progresses, George's mood turns from confusion to disbelief. Who are these people? A Hawaiian Shirt in Mexico is a surreal ride for anyone who has looked at a bad invention and wondered, "why?"
Must Love Santa (the sweet version) by Nina Bruhns
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,480. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015 by Cajun Hot Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
All Detective Nick Palladin wants for Christmas is a transfer to the K-9 Unit. He just needs to close one last case...going undercover as Santa. Nick’s pooch has a different Christmas wish—a cute fluffball...and the knockout holding her leash. When the ladies are attacked, canine and Santa fly to the rescue!
Ghosts of Blackwell Book 1 by S.M Bysh
Series: Blackwell Trilogy. Price: Free! Words: 3,100. Language: American English. Published: June 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Ghosts of Blackwell (Book One: Blackwell Trilogy) Things go bump in the night. But not what you may think. More sinister is afoot. Darren Duncan Randall a new mild-mannered clerk at a new station, finds himself under the spell of a mysterious captivating figure. As Chaos ensues, can Darren break this spell before before death and disaster come knocking at the door.
Survival of the Christmas Spirit by Aimee Horton
Price: Free! Words: 13,660. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2015 by velvetmorningpress. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
“Cooking for nineteen people will be a cinch!” Ever-optimistic Dottie Harris is preparing for the biggest and best Christmas celebration ever, and nothing—not even unexpected guests or running out of gin—will get her down. Can Dottie throw the perfect family Christmas (without so much as a swig of gin to help her through) or will preparing for the festivities get the best of her?
The Worst Noel by Phillip T Stephens
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,430. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
The only innocent soul in hell is sent to save a small town church and its century-old Christmas pageant. But Pilgrim knows that if Lucifer wants the church saved, it can’t be good. A holiday novelette from the author of Raising Hell in the tradition It's a Wonderful Life. Only this devil will never earn his horns.
Christmas Tears by Rebecca J. Vickery
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,580. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Officer Nick Stewart stops when he spies a familiar looking car parked in a church parking lot late one night. Sure enough, she's the same pixie-faced woman he warned before. When he discovers she has kids asleep in the car, he insists she park in his yard or go to the police station with him. But what about the next night, and the next?