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Christmas | Humorous | Family | Adventure | Halloween
The Ghost of Leonard Korn by J. M. Davis
Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween(4.00 from 2 reviews)
On Halloween night, a young boy and his three friends set out to search for the ghost that has haunted their small town for decades. The four youths learn that searching for a ghost can be more perilous than they ever imagined.
Essence of Humour by Alfie Dog Fiction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,720. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013 by Alfie Dog Limited. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Holiday » Family
‘Essence of Humour’ is a collection of short stories which brings together the best of humour writing from 17 authors across the globe.
The Christmas Find by Teresa Trent
Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
In this short story full of the Christmas spirit, a woman digging through a flea market table finds a treasure that reminds her of a Christmas long ago. Can the past be recaptured by looking into a snow globe?
Secret Santa by Teresa Trent
Price: Free! Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas(4.00 from 1 review)
Enjoy this heartwarming short Christmas story of a Christmas store owner who finds herself in a Christmas gift exchange. How can the "Santa" ever surprise a person who for Christmas, it's just business?
Unwrapped by Chantilly White
Series: Christmas Wishes, Valentine Kisses, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,700. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Derrick Fox wants his best friend, the virginal and insecure Mia Patterson. When her latest moron walks out on her, Derrick sees his chance to claim Mia for his own. Forever. But when she propositions him instead, it leaves him reeling. They'll need some Christmas magic to sort it all out--the once-in-a-lifetime kind that only happens when two hearts join together in trust. And love. Unwrapped.
The Waking House by Jeff Bakkensen
You set the price! Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Holiday » Family(5.00 from 1 review)
A matriarch's death brings her three children back to the house where they grew up. This short story first appeared in Line Zero Issue 5, November 2011.
Das kommt mir spanisch vor - Amüsante Geschichten über gestrandete Deutsche by Carlos Wolf
Series: Kurzgeschichten. Price: $5.90 USD. Words: 13,970. Language: German. Published: March 19, 2013 by Turnshare Ltd.- Publisher. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Die Geschichten handeln von Aussteigern und Rentnern, für die Spanien aus Sonne, Strand und Rotwein besteht. Sie leben in ihrer Parallelwelt und wenn sie auf Einheimische treffen, kommt es oft zu amüsanten Missverständnissen.
Anah's War by Johanna van Rooy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,190. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Holiday » Family
On her eleventh birthday Anah received a red leather notebook from her favourite Aunty. It became a diary, a place for her secrets and for the next five years Anah tells of her life in Nijmegen and the war which creeps into every aspect of her existence. We watch Anah and her family negotiate the Nazi presence but still maintain a covert defiance as ordinary people experience extraordinary events.
A Prune On A Stick For Christmas by Lynda Austin
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 57,020. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Romance » General
A grandfather tells his grandchildren the story of how prunes on a stick became a family tradition at Christmas.
Christmas Spy by L. M. Reed
Series: Dear Diary...Series, Book 8. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,090. Language: American English. Published: March 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Emma Turner hates holidays. Bad things always happen then, especially during Christmas. Coerced into returning to her childhood home over the Christmas holidays by an insensitive boss in order to spy on the locals, Emma must choose between allowing herself to feel again or keeping her widely coveted job with a prestigious DC law firm. However, the local Santa might have some say in the matter...
Not All Fruitcakes Are Bad by L. M. Reed
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,970. Language: American English. Published: March 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Christian » Short stories(4.50 from 2 reviews)
For as long as Mel can remember, the house down the street has been known as the ‘fruitcake house’, and the current owner seems to be even fruitier and nuttier than any of the others before him. However, a summer thunderstorm and a few recalcitrant Christmas decorations leads Mel to an important life lesson...not all fruitcakes are bad.
Once Upon A Snowflake by Shelli Stevens
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
A Short Christmas story - Lilly's fleeing the demon's of her past to start a new life. With her young son in tow, she's heading to California to start a new job. But fate seems to have other plans for her when she gets in an accident during a snowstorm. She starts to fall hard for the attractive, protective man who's captured her heart. Can she stay knowing she's putting everyone at risk?
13 Poems for Halloween and more by Tom Clark
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
13 Poems for Halloween and more is about gruesome creatures and ghastly things that live in the shadows on Halloween night and dwell in the darkness of our minds.
Costa del Soul by Narelle Bitunjac
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,470. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Claire Taylor is 28, honest, hardworking and a loyal friend. Well she was, until her life cracked down the centre and fell apart. A chance meeting with a wealthy new mother of twins and one little white lie changes Claire’s life. She has a new job as a nanny, a new home and a new name. Claire replaces ghosts from her past with a new lover and develops a thicker skin than she ever thought possible.
A Christmas Angel by Constance Gelvin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,260. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
A Christmas Angel is a historical novella of Colorado Springs' life circa 1909. The problems of our society today (bank failures leading to recession, hunger, alcoholism) were in full force in 1909 without the cushion of public social services. But the love of widowed mother Penelope toward her feisty, overly-dramatic daughter Elsie helps them reach out to a 'soiled dove' and her infant.
Merry Christmas, Mr. Babbers! (A Short Sci-Fi Story #1) by Marco Guarda
Series: SCI-FI STORIES, # 1. Price: Free! Words: 9,290. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas(3.00 from 1 review)
This is a little treat for all lovers of classic Science Fiction, a Christmas bauble for my readers, a little sci-fi story of about 6,700 words, set in a far future on Christmas Day. I hope you enjoy it. * This short story is also contained in Collected SCI-FI STORIES - Pack 1
The Monaco Grand Prix by Cameron Thompson
Price: Free! Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This hilarious, true short story, is a real life account of an amazing weekend at the Monaco Grand Prix. If you've ever wanted to be wisked away on a hilarious, slighty drunken, crazy weekend, fly on a helicopter, meet wonderful people, drink lots of French wine, wake up in a strange woman's apartment, party around the clock all while watching the F1 Grand Prix, then this short story is for you.
The Doggone Christmas List by Robb Lightfoot
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,700. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Thirteen stories of Christmas gone awry. Why you should never give explosive toys or water pistols to small boys. "Yule Get Rich" with used trees, and getting lost with the new GPS. Family humor from Robb Lightfoot.
Be Mine For Christmas by Roy Street & Alicia Street
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,380. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Single mom Ellie is lonely and struggling to find a job. She takes her little boy to a Christmas tree farm to see Santa and runs head on into a blue-eyed Viking with a winsome smile. Reece opened his Christmas tree farm after the accident that nearly took his life. But it left him with the vision of a woman who would heal his heart. 13,000 word short story/novelette filled with holiday warmth
The Valentine War by Maxwell Avoi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,060. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
It’s just before Valentine’s Day, and Cupid is bored. Two mortals seeking to capture him and steal his power promise to fix that problem, but the appearance of three other gods of love from around the world lead to new ones. The two mortals endure gender swaps and other transformations as they become pawns in the Valentine War.