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Christmas Hearts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
All Ernestine wants for Christmas is John. Except he's the boss and won't be tempted. There's nothing like a little office romance to warm up the Holidays.
Mighty Fortress
You set the price! Words: 4,940. Language: American English. Published: December 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
An Austrian pastor helps a Jewish family escape the Nazis, but their elderly grandmother must stay behind. He hides her in the church, caring for her and learning from her, until one fateful Christmas Eve.
Ghosts of Christmas Present
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,260. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Alone for Christmas, Michela longs for the past, the future—anything but the present. The present holds pain, loneliness, longing, loathing. The present offers nothing but ghosts and nightmares about deeds that cannot be undone. To see her son again, Michela must face her ghosts on this Christmas Eve night—even if by doing so she becomes one herself.
Christmas at Ravencrest
Series: A Dark Hero Christmas, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,190. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
It's Christmas in the West Indies in 1798. In the colonial West Indies, a young bride struggles to bring joy and hope after great tragedy. There isn't a goose or a ham to be found to grace their table. It's too late to make Christmas pudding and her brother insists it's not Christmas without it. Can Elizabeth create a traditional English Christmas for her wounded brothers and overcome the gloom?
Sing We Now of Christmas
Series: Holidays with Anne, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,870. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Celebrate the holiday spirit with three very different, but very musical, short stories from author Anne B. Walsh: historical fantasy "Laeti Triumphantes", from her Chronicles of Glenscar series; science fiction "Glorious Song of Old"; and traditional fantasy "The Angel and the Rose".
The Jesus Sketch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,590. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
In The Jesus Sketch, Pooja, recently divorced from her abusive husband chances upon a Jesus poster in a mall. When the owner of the store offers the poster to her because a pensive Jesus is not in keeping with the holiday season, Pooja reluctantly accepts, brings it home and tacks it to her living room wall. With that one simple act, she sets off on a journey that will transform her life.
Room at the Inn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
The Kreutz Family Christmas unfolds in much the same way every year, just as it does for many other American families. But the drive from church to home - and the traditional feast - becomes more than the usual raucous ride down Holiday Memory Lane one Christmas. All proceeds benefit the homeless shelter, St. Herman's House of Hospitality in Cleveland, Ohio.
Paper Angel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,330. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
The last customer to enter Joe Kovacs' bakery one cold December evening leaves a gift for the Kovacs family. The simple gift impacts more people than any of them could imagine. All proceeds benefit the homeless shelter St. Herman's House of Hospitality in Cleveland, Ohio.
The Piano
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » General, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
The church needs a new piano. Matthew Carson has asked Santa for a new keyboard for his autistic twin brother. Can Ralph Greeley let go of his grief and fulfill both requests? The Piano is a tender tale about a department store Santa holding on to his grief over his daughter, and two boys who show him how to let go.
The Lost Story of Christmas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: American English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Claude Claus has a serious problem and needs to ask his brother for help. Will he be able to humble himself enough to forget why they split up? Will his brother be willing to talk to him? Depending on what happens, anticipation for the end of the year might be gone forever.
The Globe (A Christmas Story)
Price: Free! Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 1 review)
An aspiring writer struggles to publish his books until a special christmas present shows him what he's been missing in his writing and his life.
Why Santa Shared His Soul
Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A very heartwarming Christmas story to tell your kids when they want to know why you're buying them presents instead of Santa.
Reflections
You set the price! Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Horror » General
This story takes place in Lumiere, a shared universe I helped create with some writers from CHUD.com. That’s the same universe that the Grim Reader stories and a few other “EC Comics” type of stories take place in. A writer confronts his past and present and finds out why he’s still in this strange place.
Don't Open 'til Christmas: a short story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,180. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Laura Sanderson lives her life by a system that she devised; an airtight system that can't be penetrated. It's Christmas and Laura is alone, but she has a plan for how she intends to spend Christmas. Now she just has to find a flaw in her strategically designed system so she can insure that her plan's come to fruition.
Scrooge, American Style
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,130. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
The complete Charles Dickens storyline with all the characters re-written using suggestions from Stephen King's storytelling book, On Writing. I also used the writing style outlined by E.B.White, author of the American classic Charlotte's Web. Scrooge, American Style has the traditions and references from our time. Where Dickens is old English, this is new American.
Footprints in the Snow
Price: Free! Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Essay » Literature
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Julie and her young daughter, Emily, find themselves with no place to go on a blizzardy Christmas Eve. How will Julie keep Emily's innocence intact while fighting for their very survival?
The Lights of Christmas Street
Price: Free! Words: 7,920. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Parkin family strugles through a holiday season as they feel the pangs of a growing empty nest. When word comes that one of their children is injured their faith and hope in Christmas is sorely tested.
Creepy Crazy Christmas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,310. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(3.00 from 1 review)
Follow along with the Grimes family as you read about some of their horror-filled, wacky, and comical Christmases. Among the cast of characters are the parents, Elise and Bob; their young son, Jimmy; and Jimmy’s estranged paternal grandmother, Winnie. And, of course, St. Nick, together with some of his friends. Buyer beware: these stories are quirky and warped. No gore or sex, but probably adult.
Kristmas Collins
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,440. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
All Kris Collins wants for Christmas is to survive. But with everyone from a ruthless assassin to the FBI, and even his ex-father-in-law after him, it looks like a long-shot. It all comes down to a Christmas Eve showdown, and Kris knows his only chance to make it to Christmas morning is to write a new chapter to a classic tale.
The Road to Tucson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The love of his life was killed by a drunk driver. Devastated, he set out afoot to disappear into the American desert. The Universe, however, had other ideas for him.