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Christmas | Humorous | Family | Adventure | Halloween
Santa's Sleigh Lights by Joe Pegasus
Series: Cathy and Janice Bedtime Stories. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 1,680. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Mom tells Cathy and Janice the tale of the night Santa lost his guiding sleigh lights. That Christmas Eve the girls find themselves in that exact same dilemma! A simple Christmas bedtime story with a bit of drama and a fun punch line ending. Constructed to have younger children request nightly readings. Also aimed at boring the little ones to sleep.
Stolen Valentine Kiss ~ A Sweet Romance by Stella Eromonsere-Ajanaku
Series: Holiday Romance. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,320. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Family(5.00 from 2 reviews)
For Lorna, London City brings back memories she would rather forget. And the season of love has lost its romantic flavour along with her broken heart. An unplanned holiday to New Jersey is just what she needs to take her mind off her emotional turmoil. Taking a long break from dating is all she has in mind before the tall, gorgeous man with blue eyes and a mysterious grin walks in
Unexpectedly Mary by Andi Payne
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 25,690. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
When Mark left home he was planning on a long bike ride but right from day one things start going wrong. Follow Marks adventures as he follows the Romantic Road on his bike but maybe not exactly as planned!
Relatively Wet Summer by Erik Ga Bean
Series: Relative Summer Trilogy, Second. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,350. Language: British English. Published: January 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Holiday » Family(3.00 from 1 review)
Ten year old twin boys Nigel and Michael are treated to a week's holiday exploring the English waterways in a narrowboat. The rest of the family come along and make sure that the summer of 1977 will never be forgotten.
Queenie Baby: Pass the Eggnog (a Queenie Baby Holiday Novella) by Christina A. Burke
Series: Queenie Baby. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,690. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
The only thing temp-by-day, rock-star-by night Diana Hudson hates more than karaoke is Christmas. So how did she end up spending a "Good Ol' Fashioned Family Christmas" in a spooky old house in the Pocono Mountains? When The Grands start communing with ghosts, and a long lost boyfriend appears on the doorstep, Diana realizes it's going to be one heck of a holiday.
The Christmas Pumpkin by Debbie Reece
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Primedia eLaunch. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
When a young boy finds a neglected green pumpkin and decides to decorate it for Christmas, the community laughs at his idea. With the support of his family, and his own self confidence, the boy decides to carve a star like the star the Three Wise Men followed on Christmas eve. Read what happens when James shows everyone what a green pumpkin can do for Christmas.
Gold Leaf Lover by Suzy Stewart Dubot
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,200. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Jody is an artist who paints, while Arielle is a sculptress. What starts out as an artistic field trip to Europe ends with romance in the air. But aren't holiday romances notoriously whirlwind? The young women are getting more than their money's worth! A romance which also highlights five great cities in Europe while touching on works of art by the Masters.
Holiday Horror Classics Presents: True Love? by Fred Rum
Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014 by Burnt Orange. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous(5.00 from 1 review)
Holiday Horror Classics' third inclusion to the collection of holiday madness. The series consists of entertaining scary stories surrounding American Holiday themes and the horrors they may bring. This short story asks what is True Love? and tells of an unconventional St. Valentine's Day celebration. ( may not be suitable for audiences younger than 16 years of age). Happy Love Day
Silent Night: A YA Christmas Story by Rusty Fischer
Price: Free! Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Grace Palmer’s boyfriend, Grady, died suddenly one year ago. But that’s okay, because tonight it’s Christmas Eve, and he’s promised to visit Grace at the Spin Cycle Laundromat… one way or the other. This 4,731-word short story is 24 pages long.
On the Terrace by Christine Brand
Price: Free! Words: 4,080. Language: British English. Published: January 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A short story. A sunny summer holiday. A few days relaxing in the corner of the bar terrace and observing a mixed bunch of guests.
Bethania's Broomsticks by Amy Stilgenbauer
Series: Season of the Witch, Part 2. Price: Free! Words: 11,140. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Holiday » Family(5.00 from 1 review)
Despite being born 700 years apart, Alice and Bethania have a lot in common. For one thing, they both believe that the same little boy is their son.
The Trigger-A Vampire Who Saved Christmas by Danielle Grunig
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
free 2014 calendar included. Santa is missing and even his son doesn't know where he is. Sam and Matthew join with an elite squad of reindeer known as The R.U.D.O.L.F.S and get help from a magic Christmas tree and an Elf-Vampire with a grudge. Will they find Santa or will Christmas never come again?!
Skiing with Santa (A Secrets in the Snow Short Story) by Roz Marshall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: British English. Published: December 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Sports
Sandy is like the original Scrooge - he thinks Christmas is commercialised claptrap, and refuses to have any part of it. So it's like his personal nightmare when Ski School manager Jude tries a new marketing ploy, 'Ski with Santa' and he has to play a part he abhors. Will his naughty and nice pupils help this reluctant Father Christmas to face his ghosts and discover the quintessence of the season
Christmas Eva by G. David Clark
Price: Free! Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas(5.00 from 4 reviews)
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.
Old Nick's Imp (a holiday flash fiction story) by Sherry Donacy
Series: Weird Supernatural Horror, Story 7. You set the price! Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
"Honey, you know the true meaning of Christmas. It's not Santa Claus and it's certainly not some Shelf Elf summoned by a magic book." Her parent's would not hear Kristy's childish pleas to believe a little magic still existed in the world... but another entity certainly had.
Hero For A Day by Timothy Rodgers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Inspirational
Join seven year old Phil in this short story on an unforgettable Fourth of July. The story takes place in the early 90's.
Wayward Woolpack by Sioranth Smith
Price: Free! Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Belsnickel and his reindeer Eikthyrnir never expected to be waylaid while checking off the Naughty and Nice List. When they stumble upon an group of forest folk immersed in their midwinter's festival, the duo realize they're quite a long way from home, but that doesn't stop the pair from crashing the party and continuing their responsibilities.