Fiction » Holiday

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A Lock up on Crete
You set the price! Words: 73,790. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Crete 1984 Zoe Matthews feels she no longer belongs in Crete. Too many problems and altercations have taken their toll on her. With a heavy heart she leaves behind her best friends, Mel and Tia in the hope they will reunite back in the UK soon. 2015 - Zoe wonders why, with the prevalence of social media, the search for her old friends proves futile.
Today is Yesterday's Tomorrow
Price: Free! Words: 58,380. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
In post Covid pandemic USA, aviation has changed completely. Holst Aviation decides that its only chance of survival is to produce a pilotless, all electric airplane. Max Brennan, a former USAF test pilot and Gerrard Trimble, a company man, are thrown together to deliver the project. Max is steady and meticulous while Gerrard is wily and ambitious. As the project proceeds, fireworks begin to fly.
Christmas Mercies
Price: Free! Words: 59,270. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
A music teacher determined never to celebrate Christmas again…the ninety-year-old woman weighed down with guilt and remorse…and the man who wants nothing more than to bring the light of the holiday back into both hearts…
I'm Glad I Found You This Christmas
Price: Free! Words: 59,870. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2020 by AMMFA Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
I'm Glad I Found You This Christmas - an uplifting sweet romance set against the magical backdrop of Christmas.
Christmas is for Family
Price: Free! Words: 52,770. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
A collection of twelve Christmas stories I have written over the years, including three new ones.
What Love Can Do: O’Neill Brothers
Series: Home to Green Valley. Price: Free! Words: 78,890. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
(4.00 from 1 review)
When a sweet and sassy baker meets the new Irishman in town, things start to sizzle...
Blues with Ice
Price: Free! Words: 96,270. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Meet 20-year-old roofer and aspiring blues guitarist Alex Gray, who, on the cusp of the millennium, is heading west to California to seek his fortune. Armed with big fear, bigger dreams, a handful of dollars and his beloved guitar Camille, he arrives in Los Angeles to a self-imposed ultimatum: Make it here and now, or grow up and Get Serious...
Micah's Gift - A Christmas Countdown Story
Price: Free! Words: 63,070. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
“Micah’s Gift” is told from the perspective of a 15 year old boy from a family touched by tragedy and challenge. Micah will do whatever it takes to make his three year old brother’s Christmas wish come true. Because of the holiday involved, there are some Christian references but this is not a religious story. It celebrates the spirit of giving from the heart.
Forever Country
Series: The Rose Farm Trilogy. Price: Free! Words: 60,730. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Ten years ago, Abel Kennedy was anxious and excited to leave his country upbringing behind, and find his way in the world as a professional boxer. Abel now returns home for the holidays to his country roots after his championship fight with Bobby Grether. During his visit home, Abel learns how little a person needs to be truly happy.
A World of Joy
Price: Free! Words: 51,210. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013 by Grey Mouse Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
(4.86 from 7 reviews)
Brought to you by Grey Mouse Publishing and the authors of ASMSG, A World of Joy is a collection of holiday-themed shorts. It is a Yule-tide celebration of joy, hope, renewal, and love. With stories from multiple holiday traditions, geared towards all audiences, this anthology is meant to infuse the reader with the holiday spirit of good cheer.
25 Christmas Eves
Price: Free! Words: 65,930. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00 from 1 review)
Twenty-five tales of pirates, demons, ghosts, galactic wars and other classic holiday fare.
Short Shorts & Longer Tales
Price: Free! Words: 54,360. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Holiday » Family
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A collection of 13 wonderfully witty, superb suspense, and seriously sad fiction tales; situated in various locations from Japan, Australia, Philippines and New Zealand. The themes in the stories are as varied as the locations, with comedy, romance and suspense, sometimes in the one story. Lengths vary from 750 words to a 15,000 novella. Easily readable without a dictionary by your side.
The Snafued Snatch
You set the price! Words: 81,810. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Disappointed with the money they get holding up convenience store, two young thieves decide to switch to kidnapping.and the snatch on Halloween night goes well except for one little hitch - they get the wrong woman!
Christmas Jack-o'-Lantern
Price: Free! Words: 94,690. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(4.87 from 30 reviews)
Jack, the ‘pumpkin king’ of Halloween is a supposed bad guy, whom we love to hate. Yet, when we see him whipped by devil’s henchmen till bleeding causes him to faint, we pity him. When he becomes the linchpin of Halloween and Christmas worlds, and sole protector from devil’s ruthless takeover, we start rooting for this dark hero. Can he avoid excruciating death and succeed against impossible odds?
All Hallows' Eve
Price: Free! Words: 90,050. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
This collection began as a Halloween flash fiction writing contest on Facebook, sponsored by Sharon Van Orman. This is not one person’s achievement, but a collective of people from around the block and around the world. Enjoy these spooky bits, for they are what makes Halloween special!
Wipe Your Feet Please!!! Diary of a Guesthouse
Price: Free! Words: 77,990. Language: British English. Published: September 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Simon is the opinionated co-owner with his long suffering wife, Sally, of a seaside Bed and Breakfast guesthouse in Paignton, Devon,England. He catapults from one crisis to another.His angst is caused by his teenage son, in-laws, cleaning staff, a prisoner, a suspected paedophile, various guests and a long-running feud with another hotelier. These are the diaries of Simon and Sally.
The Travel Auction
Series: Generation Destination. Price: Free! Words: 107,510. Language: British English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
(4.63 from 8 reviews)
It should have been their trip of a lifetime. But with just days to go, Jonathan Cork is dumped by his girlfriend. Unable to change the name on the spare ticket and fast running out of time, Jonathan decides to take desperate measures. He advertises on eBay for a travel companion with the same name as his ex. What follows is a funny, page-turning, rollercoaster ride around South America.
Out and Back
Price: Free! Words: 63,870. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 1 review)
Amber runs every morning, bakes home cooked meals, and keeps a spotless house. She homeschools her children, grows an organic garden and milks her own goats. But Amber Stonewall is not perfect. She is a mother who fails, a wife who is unable to show affection, a daughter who is absent and a sister who knows it all. When her mom dies, it all slaps her in the face.
I Keep Thinking It's Tuesday
Series: The Tom Fletcher Stories. Price: Free! Words: 68,820. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Tom Fletcher sometimes sees people as donuts and uses Exchange and Mart as his guide through a life populated by topless dancers and hippopotami. Frogs, pizzas, water beds, pygmies, licorice flavoured condoms and an ostrich all have key parts to play in this murder mystery; or perhaps it's a love story; or is it just a tale about a man who doesn't own a decent jacket? … and who is Geoffrey?
Pebbleton-On-Edge
Price: Free! Words: 88,360. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.85 from 13 reviews)
In a quiet English seaside village Sue and her colleagues at the Parish Council think life is fun but boring, until they are shocked out of complacency when murder is discovered literally under their noses. The arrival of police and reporters alarms the unlikely new Parish Clerk, who has good reason to seek obscurity. Worse is to come, as a 200-year-old crime produces modern consequences.