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Christmas | Humorous | Family | Adventure | Halloween
Dead Awake: The Last Crossing by hades
Series: Walking Dead Man. Price: Free! Words: 42,250. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2016 by Madhouse Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
What makes a life worth living? True love. But what makes life worth dying? Compared to the #1 New York Times Bestsellers "A masterpiece of narrative fiction” “An enthralling story of the dying awake.”With nothing in common, love sets the trap and they have everything to lose . “Gripping and powerful Dead Awake captures the sheer drama and emotional power of true love as it is thrust down to Hell
A Dangerous Nativity by Caroline Warfield
Price: Free! Words: 22,460. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Holiday » Family
The Earl of Chadbourn feels trapped managing his widowed sister’s ruined estate and grieving son. Loneliness overwhelms him, but the woman who handles the neighboring farm brilliantly draws him like a moth to flame. With Christmas coming, can they repair the damaged estate and far more damaged family? Dare they hope for love in the bargain? Previously published in Mistletoe, Marriage, and Mayhem.
All She Wants for Christmas by Amy Rose Bennett
Price: Free! Words: 24,340. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
A frosty bluestocking and a hot-blooded rake. A stolen kiss and a Yuletide wedding. Sparks fly, but will hearts melt this Christmas? Author's note: This novella originally appeared in the Bluestocking Belles' Mistletoe, Marriage, and Mayhem box set.
Re-creation: gift for a slave (The Three Lands) by Dusk Peterson
Series: The Three Lands, 1.0. Price: Free! Words: 22,950. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Despite his father's desire that the imperial heir maintain a formal distance from servants, Peter finds himself drawn in friendship to the younger boy who serves as his slave. But a shocking revelation on the eve of the New Year forces Peter to confront his own motives for keeping the slave close by. And that in turn will help him understand the deeper meaning of the gift-giving festival.
A White Cat For Christmas by Cherime MacFarlane
Price: Free! Words: 20,940. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Mike has every reason to be careful. His business leaves him open to threats and possibly violence. He is suspicious of the woman hanging around the old garage. What is she doing on his property? Angie saw the little kitten on the way to work. The thing is living under the old shed. She wants to rescue it before it freezes to death, she’ll take on the irate homeowner if she has too.
Forever Country by Brenda Kennedy
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.
Death By Christmas: Be Kind Or It May Kill You by Dorian Scott Cole
Price: Free! Words: 22,550. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
An unscrupulous, greedy lawyer, blunders into Christmas with the wrong attitude, in this lighthearted romp. A nitwit lawyer, and maybe the Grim Reaper, usher Fenrick through a series of humorous, life threatening events. They and a loved one make him confront his "heart condition," leading to a change of heart. Genre: Comedy, Christmas Story Types: Like Scrooged Length: Novella Age: 13 or over
Self-Help 101 or: How I Learned to Take Over the World Through Tolerating My Family by L.G. Keltner
Series: Self-Help 101. Price: Free! Words: 27,170. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Book 1 in the Self-Help 101 series Dani is a seventeen-year-old girl trying to write a self-help book about how to take over the world. She also has to navigate a tension-filled family Christmas with multiple relatives staying in the same house, and an evolving relationship with her best friend Seth. It won't be easy, but she may learn a thing or two and get a book out of it after all.
Santa v. Afton by Duane L. Ostler
Price: Free! Words: 38,560. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The tiny town of Afton is shocked when every resident is sued by a man claiming to be Santa Claus. His lawsuit is for wrongfully 'firing' him from his yearly delivery job, since he only comes to people who believe. While the town's initial reaction is anger, soon a strange thing begins to happen. People start believing again! But Santa can only come if ALL believe--and some are still holding out!
Small Town Christmas by Magdalena Scott
Series: Serendipity, Indiana, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 31,670. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Melissa is back in town, to raise her young son and make a name for herself. Her real estate business is off to a fast start, but at what cost? Jim is trying to keep the family Christmas tree farm going after his dad’s death. But now Melissa’s back in Serendipity, it's nearly impossible to hold everything together--his past with her is pulling him apart. But Serendipity is full of surprises...
Lakeside by Margaux Murray
Price: Free! Words: 29,100. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Holiday » Family
When life long friends Charlie Matthews and Vernon Thompson get in a fight, it causes the two friendly families to turn on each other instantly. Just when you think the struggle is over, one member from each rivaling family suddenly goes missing.
The Snowflake Sensations by Tiffany Tay
You set the price! Words: 32,150. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
What do you do when you have to leave the only home you ever knew? And in Christmas time? How can we pay our beloved bakery's debts, if we can barely make enough money in a day? We don't want to lose Snowflake Sensations...
Walking the Line by Nicola Marsh
Series: World Apart. Price: Free! Words: 28,210. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Finn Ahearn’s Irish luck runs out when he travels half way around the world to Sydney. The only way he can get back on stable footing is to accept a bartending job, working for tough Aussie bar owner Ellie Finch. Ellie is a decade older than Finn but that doesn’t stop the charming Irishman from wooing her. But can a smooth-talking Irishman sway a hard-hearted cynic to believe in love again?
Grasslands by D G Leigh
Series: Gap Year, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 51,960. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
“Grasslands” is actually the testimony I wrote for my lead character before my spy thriller “White Water”. This is the basic who, why and how it all started. You certainly won't be blown away with a magical work of literature genius (that's why it's FREE at Smashwords). Don't get me wrong though you'll still get an enjoyable coherent narrative that delivers a mystery and suspenseful adventure.
A Cheyenne Christmas by Caroline Lee
Price: Free! Words: 47,060. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Holiday » Family(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A wounded rancher struggling to support his younger brother hires a desperately delicious baker who has come west to find a place for her younger sisters. The Barker brothers only need a housekeeper until Ash heals, but Molly surprises them by turning their house into a home. Will their unique families blend in time to celebrate their first real Cheyenne Christmas?
The Hero and the Holly by Lore Lippincott
Price: Free! Words: 44,550. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Friends from different religious backgrounds gather together to celebrate Yule, Christmas, and New Year's.
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.
Linder in Botswana by William A. Patrick III
Price: Free! Words: 37,260. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Linder journeys to South Africa, Botswana and Zimbabwe, and records it all in her journal. The highlights of the story are her excursions into the Makgadikgadi Pan, the Okavango Delta and the Chobe River.
UNREAL ( A Suspense Filled Abduction Crime Thriller ) by Riley Moreno
Price: Free! Words: 80,250. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Action(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Julie Edwards is a recent college graduate who is planning to go on a road trip across the country with her best friend, Kim. The day before they depart, the girls are given a party by Julie’s mother, Sharon, and her stepfather, Greg. The girls set out for one last road trip before life starts, and the nightmare begins.