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The Exponential Apocalypse Holiday Special by Eirik Gumeny
Price: Free! Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2017 by Jersey Devil Press. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Santa Claus is on the run, only it looks like the Abominable Snowmen chased him into the wrong hotel. Queen Victoria XXX and Boudica IX are ready and more than willing to help out everyone's favorite fat man, but could it be that Santa is sitting on a dark secret? Is Christmas in trouble? Again?
Christmas in Oblivion by Den Warren
Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2017 by Unbelievable Universe. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Religious
A lonely man is on a long Christmas trip. He thinks about what the rest of his life will be like and decides to do something different.
King Rosie and the Sneak Thief by Johnnie W. Lewis
Price: Free! Words: 10,370. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2017 and represented by Franklin Wright Enterprises. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Babs has a pet King Snake, named Rosie, that helps her solve mysteries around their tiny little town in Harlan County. In this Christmas story, Rosie tags the sneak thief! Heart-warming story for children and adults!
Beyond Letters - Brandon Needs a Tree by Caraway Carter
You set the price! Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2017 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
It's Christmas, and Brandon needs a tree...and then he needs to get that tree back to his and Hubert's shop. A sweet Christmas short featuring Brandon and Hubert from The Scarlet Lock.
A Christmas With Angels by Mia Rodriguez
Price: Free! Words: 15,900. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Inspirational
Scroogerton, a billionaire miser, thinks he has Christmas all figured out. Furthermore, he doesn't think much of the holiday spirit. No amount of Christmas lights, peppermint egg nog, or bright cheer can dissuade him of his ugly Scroogerton ways. Can angels dissuade him of his habit of wealth-splaining?
Anna Partridge in a Pear Tree by Stephanie Dagg
Price: Free! Words: 11,950. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome(5.00 from 1 review)
Anna Partridge is house-sitting for family friends in a very cold cottage in the middle of snowy France. She’ll be there for a fortnight over Christmas. It’s all rather quiet and unexciting until, on Boxing Day, a pheasant gets tangled in the pear tree in the garden. Anna can’t possibly leave it there but her rescue attempt goes wrong, leaving her the stuck one.
12 Stories Of Christmas by A.A Wray
Price: Free! Words: 8,120. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
12 short stories to warm you up for Christmas. Perhaps to help you remember why you loved the holiday, or maybe to give you a new sense of hope for it. These 12 stories are sometimes sad, sometimes funny, sometimes heartbreaking, sometimes heartwarming, but always written with love.
Love and Two Keys by Jamieson Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 8,730. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Xander is an outcast at school. Then two things happen at once. Xander meets a boy named Alex and, when he does, the two keys he wears around his neck start to glow. Soon, Xander is faced with a choice: accept who he is and the chance at love? Or turn away from it all. Thankfully, it’s Christmas and magic can make anything possible…
Santa's Got a Brand New App by Sarah Holroyd
Price: Free! Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous(4.00 from 1 review)
Santa finally joins the tech era and updates his Naughty List processing to an app on his phone instead of the overlarge tome. But what happens when a mischievous boy gets his hands on Santa's phone? A short-short story of hockey, mischief, and redemption.
Eine kleine Weihnachtsgeschichte - Ein Polizist und ein Wunder am Nikolaustag by Constantin Himmelried
Price: Free! Words: 1,980. Language: German. Published: December 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Michael ist Polizist und verlor seine Ehefrau an Brustkrebs. Alleine zieht er die gemeinsame Tocher auf und am Nikolaustag nach Ihrem unerwarteten Tod ist er konfrontiert mit einer Lüge, die er seiner kleinen Tochter erzählt hat. Er hatte ihr versprochen, dass Mama jedes Jahr am Nikolaustag eine Nachricht übermitteln würde.
The Yuletide Wolf by Sylvan Scott
Price: Free! Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(4.00 from 1 review)
A holiday tale of Yuletide, the Winter Solstice, with a folklore flavor: Alexi and Alexander learn a fable from their grandfather about the moon, the Old World, and werewolves during the holidays.
Christmas Spirit by Nell Peters
Price: Free! Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
A not-so-cosy Yuletide short. It's almost Christmas when Mary encounters an uninvited guest in her house, who offers her the chance of a lifetime ... or does he?
Santa by J. Meverington
Price: Free! Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Have you been naughty or nice this year? The Phillips family are enjoying Christmas eve, singing carols around a grand piano, when an unexpected visitor drops in. Can you guess who it is?
BuddhaClaus by B.T. Landry
Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Enjoy this FREE short story to get you in the holiday mood: it's about spirituality, love and a department store Santa who seeks to reinvent himself after losing it all. Merry Christmas!
Tis the Season by Robert C. Waggoner
Price: Free! Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
'Tis the Season' is a short story about what we can call a family in need of a happy holiday season. This particular family is down on their luck, but not completely out of luck. On Christmas, Santa moves in mysterious ways.
Homesteader Christmas Disaster by Cherime MacFarlane
Price: Free! Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Jimmy and his friends and family are looking forward to Christmas in the Copper Basin. But things go awry when disaster strikes on the only road in and out of Valdez, Alaska. A pregnant pig, the failure of an electrical breaker and below zero temperatures don't make it easy for Tina Jean to keep the homestead running until Jimmy and their oldest son, Kyle get home somehow.
Forgiving Day by Megan Elder Evans
Price: Free! Words: 3,000. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Marina has been on her own for six years after running away from home, but when a tornado rips across her home town of Omaha, she must put aside her anger at her mother to find out if she has survived the catastrophe. Returning only brings back the pain, and it is not until she arrives at a soup kitchen on Thanksgiving Day that she can finally face her past.