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Christmas | Humorous | Family | Adventure | Halloween
The Feast of Stevens by Kristen Stieffel
You set the price! Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
On a space station far from Earth, animal liberationists inadvertently jeopardize thirty-eight innocent turkeys. The station’s cook, Stevens, ensures the fowl shall not have died in vain. In this science fiction Christmas comedy, cultures clash, hearts are won, and dinner is served.
A walk through my memory lane by Amina Aslam
Price: Free! Words: 5,090. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Following is a translation from the writings of my mother, her trip to scotland. But it is more then a travel guide to scotland. It is a sumptuous saga unleashed through meditating mountains, talking rivers and wailing remains of "once splendid mansions". And most importantly it is a moment lived to the fullest and the feelings of heart truely felt by a mother and the sweetest human.
The Land of the Living: Christmas Stories by Chuck Allen
Price: Free! Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas(5.00 from 1 review)
A collection of five flash-fiction stories based on a theme of Christmas songs. Story titles: Silent Night, The Little Drummer Boy, Jingle Bells, White Christmas and O Christmas Tree.
All Hallows Eve by David Eveleigh
Series: All Hallows Eve, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 44,920. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Comics & Graphic Novels / Superheroes, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween(4.00 from 1 review)
Ages 9 and up. Learn the fantastic origin of our beloved Halloween Heroine. When 13-year-old Eve Halloran dresses as a famous superhero for a costume party, she finds herself imbued with amazing, supernatural powers. But as an evil from World War 2 resurfaces on this shadowy night, she learns that it takes more than empowerment to truly be a hero.
Wishing by Leigh Andrade
Price: Free! Words: 1,920. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Carol is on a mission: to deliver a special package to her sweet, but forgetful husband. And no amount of snowy tundra will stand in her way... A short story of approx 1800 words.
A Cajun Werewolf Christmas by Selena Blake
Series: Stormy Weather. Price: Free! Words: 11,080. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas(4.00 from 1 review)
Now Available - Stormy Weather anthology and the Stormy Weather Collector's Edition Join Deveraux Pack for their first Christmas together. With Angel and Jules’ wedding days away, the pack braces the snow and cold for an unforgettable day. The men place a bet to see who can come up with the best baby present. And Mother Nature provides one last surprise for everyone.
The Christmas Challenge by Linda Boltman
Price: Free! Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas(3.00 from 1 review)
Trying to recreate a family tradition when my Grandfather took me with him to cut down and carry home the family Christmas tree, my children and I would traipse out to our local tree farm to pick out our Christmas tree. Our tradition culminated in the Christmas my friends and family still refer to as the year of "The Mother Lode" tree. Laugh and cry at an attempt to preserve childhood memories.
Kris Miss by Richard Shoupe
Price: Free! Words: 45,030. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas(5.00 from 1 review)
The Christmas holiday has fallen into disregard in the world of 2100 due to the frantic pace of everyday life. A ten-year-old girl (with the help of a mysterious old character named Chris) begins a campaign to remind the world of the charm and wonder of the Christmas season, with dramatic results. A series of shocks and revelations for family and friends follow in the wake of the girls efforts
Carrot Cake's Christmas Book by MK Bashlor
Price: Free! Words: 120. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Carrot Cake is trying to say "Merry Christmas" in a special way. Find out how he finally does it. Short and sweet, a quick bedtime story for Children ages 1 and up.
Open by Marcus Engel& Amy Vega
Price: Free! Words: 12,880. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
New nurse Hope Wyatt helps a friend in the intensive care unit fight for his life while she learns how to cope with the emotional highs and lows of caregiving.
'Twas the Chihuahua Before Christmas by Esri Allbritten
Price: Free! Words: 7,440. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas(3.00 from 1 review)
Charlotte Baskerville, designer of small dog clothing, is asked if her Russian dog trainer will play Santa at the last minute. As she struggles to get him ready, an elf costume and other Chihuahua couture disappear from her workshop. This is a stand-alone story that features characters from the full-length mystery, 'Chihuahua of the Baskervilles,' published by St. Martin's Press.
Upon A Midnight Clear by Ian Thomas Healy
Price: Free! Words: 6,170. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.00 from 3 reviews)
On Christmas Eve, somewhere out in the Asteroid Belt, a lonely prospector happens across something he never expected to find.
Christmas Cars by Emily Debenham
Price: Free! Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Tom Stewart enters the car decorating Christmas contest that his small town holds every year. He wants to buy his family some sweet Christmas gifts with the $500 dollar prize, but as he designs his car he discovers that even if his Christmas season isn't perfect he still has a lot of blessings.
A Visit from Naughty Claus by RyFT Brand
Price: Free! Words: 860. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011 by Tricorner Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Bad kids get coal; really bad kids get a visit from Naughty Claus. Free until December the thirty-first—Happy Holidays!
Christmas With the Kings, Kings of Montana Bonus Book by Vanessa Bartal
Price: Free! Words: 42,460. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Ethan Prescott didn't set out to have a horrible holiday. Instead, he was looking for an idyllic getaway with his girlfriend in Montana. But from the beginning nothing went right, and especially not the fact that he fell in love with a local. Now his life is in a tailspin as he tries to figure out not only what he wants, but how to have it all. And with a little help from the Kings, maybe he can.
A Camp Edson Christmas by Cynthia Davis
Price: Free! Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Holiday » Family(4.00 from 1 review)
When Christina Brannigan and the summer camp counselors return to Camp Edson to help make Christmas for a group of displaced foster kids, will a freak ice storm and a power outage be the last events on the schedule?
The Boy Who Had Nothing by Gareth Parker
Price: Free! Words: 4,140. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family(4.50 from 8 reviews)
Coming from a poor family Toby endures victimization from the other kids in school. At only 9 years old, Toby has plans to prove these kids wrong. Toby learns that you're not the job you do, you're not how much you have in your wallet and that you're only one thing…. part of this world and that makes us all equal.
Christmas Requiem by Sherry Boardman
You set the price! Words: 18,820. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Requiem = Sad songs. Little hope. Depression. Misery. A chance meeting during the holiday season revives hope and renews faith when two single parents from separate worlds become convinced that obstacles can be overcome, miracles really can happen, and dreams do come true. A Christmas short story, approximately 18,600 words (75 standard pages). Tender romance. Young adult, Adult, Single Parents.
Christmas Beyond the Box by Josh Langston
Price: Free! Words: 27,580. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The holidays mean many things to many people. "Christmas Beyond the Box" takes that notion a great deal farther, and provides some truly unconventional looks at the season from some extraordinary perspectives. Suitable for all but the very young, there's sure to be a tale worth re-telling in this collection for many Christmases to come. Includes bonus novel excerpt from "Under Saint Owain's Rock."