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Christmas | Humorous | Family | Adventure | Halloween
Christmas Stories for Everybody by Jette Steen
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,160. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Christmas Stories to be read aloud at cosy moments with family and friends at Christmas time – may, of course, also be read at other times during the year and by oneself. There are stories about philanthropy, morality, disappointment, joy and much more – but they all have one thing in common: They give food for thoughts. instance
Dear Santa (A Love Wish) by Leenna Naidoo
Price: Free! Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014 by Learning To Surf Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Women's fiction » General(4.00 from 1 review)
Does Santa still have the magic to help her find the right man?
A Night of Fairy Lights by Joy Bassetti-Kruger
Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A simple magical light show put on for them by nature, as the phosphorus gleamed on the waves in the moonlight that night, and the fireflies danced in the reeds, restored their friendship and made them all feel far happier than they had done in a while.
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.
Linder in Botswana by William A. Patrick III
Price: Free! Words: 37,260. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Linder journeys to South Africa, Botswana and Zimbabwe, and records it all in her journal. The highlights of the story are her excursions into the Makgadikgadi Pan, the Okavango Delta and the Chobe River.
The Story of Old Roger Goodwill by Gregory H Frade
You set the price! Words: 10,730. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Old Roger is the story of a dog who finds a master and a master who never knew he was going to need his help. Together they take care of each other and a create a solution, but not before a long adventure from India to Australia. We look at the dog in first person and find how he provides for his family, travels across pirate seas, and escapes death more than once.
My Childhood Christmas by Rootie Simms
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 47,700. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Santa pins, cigarette-smoking toys, school plays, bus stop battles and sledding wars—this is the Christmas of 1959! An hysterical Christmas, a sled ride back to the place where your fondest memories still live. Welcome to My Childhood Christmas!
Infidelity Gun Running & Other Tales by Rex Mangin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,470. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
An interesting collection of fact and fiction; fourteen short stories drawn from the author’s vast treasure trove of memories gathered during a lifetime in aviation. The subjects are many and varied, and are not all confined to aviation. There are a couple from the Cold War; a gun running incident in North Africa; and several about infidelity, and the like, involving the airline industry.
The Night the Jack O'Lantern Went Out: Lord of the Garden by Alexander S. Brown
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween(5.00 from 1 review)
LORD OF THE GARDEN recounts just what sort of sacrifice is required for success and growth sometimes when one unwittingly deals with the supernatural.
A Cat in a Christmas Hat by Mason Torrey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 950. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a delightful Christmas story of hope and reward as Phoebe's determination brings joy into her life.
King Toot: 101 Revolting Rhymes for Little Monsters by Rusty Fischer
Price: Free! Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Halloween, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
In King Toot, monsters of all ages will find 101 silly, grody, goofy – even a few revolting – poems about goblin boogers and grinning ghosts and cackling witches and werewolf farts! Includes a bonus chapter for teachers and parents on how to turn these festive poems into teachable moments for your own little monsters!
An Evergreen Wedding by Tanya Goodwin
Series: Evergreen Holiday Books, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,080. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Last Christmas was the first one Dr. Holly Green, uber surgeon and former Scrooge, had celebrated in years since the death of her parents, thanks to holiday-spirited Dr. Noel Shepherd who had fallen in love with her. Holly chooses this Christmas Eve as her and Noel's wedding date. But a blizzard strands everyone and threatens to ruin the wedding she'd meticulously planned and dreamed about.
Anonymous! by Andy Powell
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 76,080. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
At the GetAway! travel company, Mark Hogan is happy to be an anonymous kind of guy, especially when his ÜberFürher boss ploughs headlong into another thermonuclear rant. Meanwhile, at the BangSlap! advertising agency, Dee Bowman is happy to be an anonymous kind of girl, free from the leering advances of testosterone-fuelled man-children. Their world is filled with screaming exclamation marks, so
The Creature by Kathy Suchy Richards
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,920. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
What was the creature lurking outside the home that shattered this family's peaceful life? What animal could make this horrible howl that cut through the surrounding farmland and swamps around this home? This scary little mystery with a humorous twist is a short story suitable for children and adults. Find out what dark creature lurked near this family!
I Want An Alien For Christmas by Nick Santora
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,210. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
On December 17th, when Theo Bartlett and his little sisters, Olivia and Sophie, went into the woods behind their house to investigate the explosion they heard, the last thing they thought they’d find would be Santa Clause’s sleigh, chock full of presents and an unexpected stowaway – a little green, ten-year-old alien named Gug!
The Mission: He Taught Me to Hope Christmas Vignette by P. O. Dixon
Series: Darcy and the Young Knight's Quest, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,660. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Historical » Regency
~*~ Contains Bonus Excerpt from HOPE AND SENSIBILITY, the sequel to #1 Bestseller in Regency Romances HE TAUGHT ME TO HOPE ~*~ Bennet Carlton captures our imaginations in the novel He Taught Me to Hope, Book 1 in the Darcy and the Young Knight's Quest series. Join the precocious young knight as he embarks upon a mission to bring his Bennet and Fitzwilliam relations to Pemberley for Christmas.
La gatta by Mario Scaffidi Abbate
Price: $6.46 USD. Words: 62,220. Language: Italian. Published: June 19, 2014 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Un’estate al mare. Sulla terrazza di un appartamento al piano rialzato, uno scrittore viene distratto dal suo lavoro da una gatta randagia che, nonostante le reti di plastica sistemate lungo il muretto di protezione, riesce sempre a trovare un passaggio per intrufolarsi, con la complicità della padrona di casa, la quale adesca l’intrusa imbandendole piatti prelibati...
Christmas Eve: A Romantic Holiday Story by Rusty Fischer
Price: Free! Words: 5,980. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Cole Rainey’s new client, Eve Macy, wants the impossible: a completely furnished, two-bedroom apartment, on the third floor in one of Noel, North Carolina’s most popular apartment complexes… before Christmas Eve. With only a few days to call in all his markers, Cole works a Christmas miracle… even if it means going homeless for the holidays.