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Christmas | Humorous | Family | Adventure | Halloween
A Matter of Angels by Nyla Nox
Price: Free! Words: 6,690. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
'The Virgin Mary had more lines but I had the better costume.' Nine year old Nyla is cast as an angel in her school play. Well, at least she’s not a sheep. So far… This school production is not pretty. It opens up the cracks in the social and religious divides, and all those dark family secrets. Told with wry humour and compassion. For everyone who's ever been in a school play.
Wonka Presents! The Story of Joe's Christmas - Part Three by Madeleine Masterson
Series: The Wonka Stories. Price: Free! Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Hurrah! The final instalment of our Christmas Story and the race is on to make the wishes come true. Neddy has travelled home with little Joe from the magic of the Returns Dept and watches from his bedroom window as there is a new and exciting arrival into the empty flat below! Could this be the magical answer to those wishes? Do enjoy our story and tonight make your wish on that special star!x
The Curse of the Lonesome Mariner (Part 1) by Mark Green
Series: The Curse of the Lonesome Mariner. Price: Free! Words: 18,360. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Straight by name and straight-laced by nature, Harry’s on a mission to sail a small boat 200 miles to reconcile with his father. The last thing Harry needs is any complications. But when Harry’s wayward brother entrusts him with a dog called Lacey, life suddenly gets very unpredictable. The fun loving terrier sets out to show Harry what life’s really all about, with disastrous consequences.
The Special Christmas Ornaments of Mr. Everett by Kristopher Mallory
Price: Free! Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014 by Stealth Fiction. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Horror » General(2.50 from 2 reviews)
Hank tells about his holiday loving town during the the Christmas blizzard of '09, but things aren't as merry as they seem on the surface. He visits Mr. Everett, a harmless white haired old man who needs someone to watch over him until the morning. While there, he accidentally discovers the shocking secret of holiday cheer, and the truth could jeopardize how the world perceives Christmas spirit.
Revenge of the Sylph, The Yeti Uprising Part 2: An IPMA Adventure for Christmas 2014 by P. Edward Auman
Series: IPMA Shorts (Institute for the Preservation of Magical Artifacts), Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 6,200. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas(4.00 from 2 reviews)
In 2013 the IPMA Agents with the help of a pair of adolescents and the Northern Water Sprite tribe's princess, Qanik, ousted Jack Frost and his entranced Yeti Henchmen from the hostile take-over of Santa Claus' workshop and saved Christmas. But what did they do about Jack? Find out in this short "extra" story by P. Edward "Eddie" Auman.
Waiting For Santa Claus by Juliet Atherton
Price: Free! Words: 9,400. Language: Australian English. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Women's fiction » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Used to spending Christmas alone and apart from her now-grown children, hope arrives for Louise for a better festive season this year in the form of a phone call. But can it be the Christmas she had hoped for?
21 Songs For Caroling by Steve Elliott
Price: Free! Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
"21 Songs For Caroling" is a collection of some of the most popular sacred and traditional Christmas carols in a handy e-book format designed to encourage the rich tradition of caroling.
The Christmas Key by J.E. Bolton
Price: Free! Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
One Christmas Eve night, Stephen Swift prepares to end his life. In the process, he not only finds a reason to live but also learns that love is the greatest power of all. A hauntingly-beautiful Christmas short story.
Wonka Presents! The Story of Joe's Christmas - Part Two by Madeleine Masterson
Series: The Wonka Stories. Price: Free! Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
At last it's Part Two of Three! And more magic awaits in the continuing story of Joe's Christmas. In this second instalment we find out what happens next when the Christmas Wish List is seen by the Manager of the marvellous Returns Dept. From the snowstorm in our world to the magic of another, journey through the night with Neddy and little Joe and meet up with the Old Administrator once more...
Y entonces me dio por asesinar. Cuento de Navidad by Aurora Pimentel
Price: Free! Words: 21,130. Language: Spanish. Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Tras una discusión familiar en Nochebuena, Nuria Estilles decide dedicarse al asesinato. La providencia le pone delante a su primera víctima, Marian Zapico del Real, una famosa locutora que reúne las condiciones para merecer la muerte: tonta, mala, desconocida y mujer. Y cursi, además. Un año después Nuria cuenta cómo empezó todo y qué papel tuvieron las personas de su entorno.
A Your Side of Midnight Short: A Spirited Christmas by Lyra Ricci & K Baldwin
Price: Free! Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
T'was the week before Christmas and all through the house, a ghost and a woman fought while Sabaste got soused. The stockings were hung off the mailbox without care, and all through the valley was nothing but warfare.
The Gift of the Miser by Colin A Borden
Series: The Chronicles of Houghington. Price: Free! Words: 14,070. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure(4.00 from 1 review)
When Fezziwig’s annual Christmas Ball is interrupted by a Flying Reindeer with news of a kidnapping, world famous hero/memoirist Walter S Houghington III must set out on an adventure to the frozen North to save an old friend — but is he already too late?
Wonka Presents! The Story of Joe's Christmas - Part One by Madeleine Masterson
Series: The Wonka Stories. Price: Free! Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
At last it's Christmas and a magic tale awaits, Joe's Christmas, approved by Wonka and fully illustrated by Owner. In this Twelfth book in the series we meet Joe and his Mum again, but from Christmas past. There is Neddy rocking horse to take you through this magical tale and the mystery of the Returns Dept! Our Christmas gift from Us to You for wishes really do come true! Part one of three. x
Makeshift Angel by Jean Louise
Price: Free! Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Emily wants to be sure that Santa gets her Christmas wish, and according to schoolyard rumor, that's a job for snow angels. Trouble is, there's not much opportunity to make snow angels in Florida. So Emily has to come up with Plan B..... A short, short story.
The Shelf on the Elf: Holiday Leftovers by Andrew Shaffer
Price: Free! Words: 9,970. Language: American English. Published: December 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
THE SHELF ON THE ELF collects five off-beat, humorous holiday essays and short stories by New York Times bestseller Andrew Shaffer, one of which ("Hunting Season") was written exclusively for the collection. This book has it all: Santa Claus, holiday pickles, a knife-wielding man.