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Christmas | Humorous | Family | Adventure | Halloween
Cat House by Emily Follett
Price: Free! Words: 5,790. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
When Mrs. Brittle died, she left her mansion to her cats. Sixteen-year-old Erin has been desperate to find work and a high paying position cat sitting the late Mrs. Brittle’s thirty-seven cats seems like a dream job—until spooky things start to happen. Read what happens Halloween night, when Erin invites her two best friends and the boy she likes over to the Cat House.
It's All Happening at the Zoo by Alexander Brighton
Series: Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 590. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014 by Broomhandle Books. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
A short, short story about the zoo written many years ago when the perceptual differences between childhood and early adulthood were all too fresh.
Pumpkinstein by Clark Mitchell
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,910. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 9, 2014 by Ladybee Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
This illustrated book tells the tale of how a little alien crashes to Earth and manages to blend in, on Halloween night. His presence and subsequent departure, create a bit of a stir, and creates a new Halloween legend.
A Fantastic Holiday Season: The Gift of Stories by Kevin J Anderson
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 96,970. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Anthologies » General
’Tis the Season—for 14 more magical, macabre and merry tales to make your Holidays … Fantastic! Open this winter solstice sampler and indulge in funny festive fantasies, nightmares before Christmas, and stunning space-age celebrations … these stories will warms hearts and minds like a blazing Yule log.
Christmas Grace, Signing Seeds by Lynn Donovan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,800. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014 by Clean Reads. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
As a young, grieving widow, Grace Avery longs to have her deceased husband's baby, but artificial insemination fails. She cries out to God, but He isn’t listening. When the Worship Team Leader asks her to bless the congregation with her sign language during the Christmas Eve Program, her grief holds her back. Can sharing her gift be the seed needed to reap the harvest she so desperately wants?
Pumpkin Horror Story by Carl Reader
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 570. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
For Halloween, a free poem about rebellious pumpkin Aloysius, who hears rumors of what humans do to pumpkins and flees the patch in a panic, only to discover where his heart lies.
Slushy the Snowman & the Hot Chocolate Incident - A Cute Christmas Story for the Whole Family by Holly-Anne Divey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent
Slushy the Snowman stands outside Santa's cottage every winter, looking into the cozy, warm living room, wishing he could sit by the fire and drink hot chocolate with marshmallows in. But wouldn't a snowman melt in front of a roaring fire? Surely snowmen can't eat Christmas cookies, or drink hot chocolate with marshmallows in, can they? Cute Christmaa short story for age 4 & up. 2,500 words.
A Gift of Trust by Emily Mims
Series: Texas Hill Country. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,190. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2014 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Caught in an innocent but extremely compromising position, Lisa Simmons lost the handsome Deputy Rory Keller, but this Christmas is going to see both Rory and Lisa get what they want--and need.
A Father for Christmas (Holiday Family Story) by Rachelle Ayala
Series: A Veteran's Christmas. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,530. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Inspirational(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Single mother Kelly Kennedy can't afford lavish gifts for her four-year-old daughter, Bree. Homeless veteran Tyler Manning doesn't believe he deserves a Merry Christmas. When Bree asks Santa for a father and picks Tyler, both Tyler and Kelly vow to keep Bree from being hurt while fighting their feelings for each other. They must believe in the power of love to give Bree her best Christmas ever.
The Very Best Christmas Present Ever by Evie Lester
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,790. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
christmas is a time of togetherness, celebrations, family and love, but Heather fears she will be having a full-blown marriage crisis under the tree. unless a sweet pastry from the hottest bakery in town was the answer to all her woes? is it possible that a mere sugary treat can do miracles at christmastime?
Ghostoria: Vintage Romantic Tales of Fright by Tam Francis
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,580. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
Do you like scary stories with a little romance and a vintage twist? Welcome to Ghostoria where haunts and haints populate a world of unrequited love, woe and mystery with a '59 Cadillac, jitterbugs, historic jails, WWII vintage dresses, ghosts and curses. Ghostoria will gnaw the corners of your mind and challenge your ideas about life, love and death long after you leave.
Happy Halloween by Marsha Ward
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
Mary Beth Larson emerges from the fog of loss in a new location with two young children, determined to start her life again. Glen Hampton and his little kids have already survived their own tragedy. Maybe this Halloween means something besides Trick or Treat. A "Misty Moments" story.
Jingle My Way by Tetonia Blossom
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,250. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Determined to live despite her failing heart, Nina Carter is finally beginning to realize that while she survived her heart attack, her marriage did not. Nostalgic for a real white Christmas, she heads to Colorado—minus her husband—to spend the holidays with her sister's picturesque family. What she doesn’t expect is her reaction to her sister's jerk of a brother-in-law, Jack.
The Santa Claus League T'was the Night Before Christmas by Stephen Miller
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,270. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014 by V&E Enterprises. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Adventure » General
Julia Martin is in charge of the local Charity Christmas party but her Santa Claus calls in sick. She begs Mason to help her by wearing his grandfather’s Santa Claus suit. Mason agrees only to find the suit gives him all the powers of Santa Claus! Together with John Patton, Mason’s best friend, they learn that the three of them could become the newest members of the Santa Claus League.
His Halloween Kisses by Kathy Bosman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,380. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014 by Clean Reads. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
Ali’s never been so scared. She’s housesitting on Halloween, but the lights have gone out and terrible noises and crashes send her imagination into overdrive. When her brother’s friend comes to her rescue, he kisses her in the dark three times. Back in the light, Ali is embarrassed, and Byron tries to ignore his strong attraction for Ali. What can bring them together? Fate, faith, or his kisses?
Christmas Love by Anna Clayton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,940. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014 by Clean Reads. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Dee Wallace's father died six months before her mother made her spend Christmas with a man Dee hated, the bully from school, and a house full of strangers. There she meets Max Portland, who somehow made her first Christmas without her father better. Over the next several years, Dee and Max come together at Christmas but the timing is never right. How many Christmases will love take?
The Dark And Dreadful Night by Josephine Heltemes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 970. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Halloween, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
It was the full moon that enticed Mrs. Ima Mausensken out onto her porch on the late October evening. However, it was the creatures she thought she saw marching down the street that sent her scurrying back inside. This Halloween poem with its colorful illustrations and catchy refrains will delight readers of all ages. The poem is especially suited to young listeners in third and fourth grade.
The Army Doctor's Christmas Collection by Helen Scott Taylor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,030. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Three heartwarming sweet romances that all end happily at Christmas. A Christmas proposal, a Christmas wedding, and a Christmas birth! #1 The Army Doctor's Baby. He falls in love with his brother's girlfriend. #2 The Army Doctor's Wedding. A marriage of convenience to adopt an orphan baby. #3 The Army Doctor's Christmas Baby. Heartwarming Christmas romance. More books in the series available.
Robin Williams, My Comic Inspiration Box Set by LC Cooper
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 123,310. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
My royalties from sales of this ebook box set are donated to the Hogar de Vida home for abused, neglected, and abandoned children in Costa Rica. Because Robin Williams profoundly influenced my writing style and my life, I dedicate this ebook box set of my humorous stories to him. Two novels (Christmess and Diary of a Reluctant Vampire) and 4 short stories are included.
The Fruitcake by C.K. Rich
Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A humorous short story about the dreaded holiday classic. Retirement is not what Robert expected. His wife feeds him twigs and is afraid of mailbox bombs. If that's not enough a fruitcake shows up on his doorstep. Fruitcakes may be a Southern tradition, but it's one Robert can do without.