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Christmas | Humorous | Family | Adventure | Halloween
Small Town Christmas by Magdalena Scott
Series: Serendipity, Indiana, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. 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...
The Reckoning, A Wilde Brothers Christmas by Lorhainne Eckhart
Series: The Wilde Brothers, Book 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,210. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Some scars just don’t heal. Logan Wilde has always been the big brother, holding the family together, ever since a crisis made their father leave when Logan was just a teen. The brothers have always sought out Logan when they were in trouble. However, this Christmas, Logan and his brothers will face their biggest
A Winter's Knight by Donna Hatch
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,600. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
A young lady’s fascination with a murdering earl and his dark castle lands her in the heart of an ancient and terrible secret. It will take more than a Christmas kiss underneath the mistletoe to break the curse and find a happily ever after.
It's Not The Great Pumpkin, Maxie Duncan by Melissa L. Webb
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 13,000. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
New witch, Maxie Duncan, wants to celebrate Halloween with her friends. It turns out it may not be such a good idea after all.
The Christmas Heist: A Courtroom Adventure by Landis Wade
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,660. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
The Christmas Heist is a new sure-to-be-classic holiday fable. It is a mix of The Grinch and Miracle on 34th Street, with dialog as snappy as My Cousin Vinnie. A man who claims to work for Santa winds up on trial. The thumb drive he carried is in an evidence bag. But that thumb drive holds the Naughty or Nice list and it is Christmas Eve. Can this holiday be saved?
A Bibliophile Christmas by Karen Wojcik Berner
Series: The Bibliophiles, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,410. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Holiday Digital Short. Sarah Anderson and Annie Jacobs have not had the best of years. And now, here come the holidays. Sarah's husband is stuck in Boston after a nor'easter dumps a foot of snow on Christmas Eve. And Annie is picking up the pieces of her life after a painful divorce. But, maybe with a little help from their friends, the holidays won't be a total wash after all.
The Christmas Village by Elysa Hendricks
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
A Short Christmas Romance. Approximately 3000 words. First Sara fell and hit her head then she fell in love with a man in her dream. Will he still be there when she wakes up?
Monsters Among Us by TM Simmons
Series: Short Stories, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,040. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
Monsters Among Us, a novella, is T. M. Simmons annual Halloween story. Collin Cassidy, known as The Slayer, has enemies in the demon underground who will do anything to kill him. Faytareena has her own reason for seeking revenge against The Slayer, who killed her demon father and human mother.
The Worst Noel by Phillip T Stephens
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,430. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
The only innocent soul in hell is sent to save a small town church and its century-old Christmas pageant. But Pilgrim knows that if Lucifer wants the church saved, it can’t be good. A holiday novelette from the author of Raising Hell in the tradition It's a Wonderful Life. Only this devil will never earn his horns.
The Locket by J.A. Clement
Series: On Dark Shores · Parallels. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Nereia, 7 years old, is very excited. Preparations are underway for the celebrations, and for the first time she will be allowed to take part in the Yuletide ceremony - but there is mystery in the air...Papa is away, and Mama is watching for every carriage that passes. Something is afoot... Nereia sets herself to find out what - or who - is the surprise that her father has promised her.
The Legally Binding Christmas by Landis Wade
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,230. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Humor & comedy
Christmas is on trial and time is running out. Attorney Thad Raker represents an eccentric client living in a house with a Christmas secret. When the county goes to court to take the client’s property, Raker must battle conspiring adversaries, a cantankerous judge and his own personal feelings and doubts. Can Raker save Christmas and in the process, save himself?
Santa Claus is Coming to Town by Joseph Mark Brewer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,800. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
A daughter keeps a special secret. A man is reminded of the meaning of Christmas on a Chicago 'El' train. A grandmother has just one wish. A father hatches a plan for his son's perfect Christmas portrait. This collection of short stories celebrates the spirit of Christmas and how it can touch a person's life when they least expect it.
Grave Yarns, a Collection of Short Stories by TM Simmons
Series: Short Stories, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,480. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
T. M. Simmons provides some of the best scary tales available, both fiction and non-fiction. Grave Yarns is a selection of her fiction short stories, to be read with the lights out only if you dare!
A Spontaneous Kind of Holiday by Shannon Muir
Series: Spontaneous Choices · Spontaneous Choices Adventures · Infinite House of Books · Marnie and Zane. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,730. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
After losing her parents in a cruise accident, Marnie Hawklin has made her life extremely routine and predictable. She's also ended up distant from her sister Tessa, who quit talking to the family years earlier. One holiday season, Marnie finds herself pressured to help serve Christmas Eve dinners at a local community center. How will this one spontaneous act change her holiday... and her life?
A Christmas to Remember by Sophia DeLuna
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,520. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(4.50 from 2 reviews)
It is not a lot of fun living on the streets, especially on a snowy Christmas Eve. While waiting for a friend, Jana meets a strange little girl who thrusts a doll in her lap with the words, “Here. She will help you,” and then disappears. The acquisition of the unwanted doll leads Jana to a magical Christmas and a new and unexpected life.
The Valley of the Christmas Trees by David Rucker
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
All dressed up and no place to go? Not so fast! Christmas trees have a life too. Magic sparkle dust from the wands of Christmas eve gnomes transports them all, for one hour only, to The Valley of the Christmas Trees. Contests, present making, and the annual parade await. How do we know this to be true? Read this account of a young boy and his unusual Christmas Eve adventure. Ages 8 and up.
Classic White Sheet - A Halloween Story by Joel Arnold
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween, Fiction » Horror » Ghost(5.00 from 1 review)
12-yr old Connor and friends, Pavel and Gabe, decide to make this Halloween all about the candy. They map out the best route through town, carry large pillowcases for candy, and agree to dress simply as ghosts. But things don’t turn out so simply. After a run-in with bullies, Connor realizes something is off about one of his friends; his costume may hide something best left unseen. A short story
Long Road Home by Jeff Mariotte
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas(5.00 from 1 review)
"Long Road Home" is a short story that award-winning author Jeffrey J. Mariotte wrote for KUAZ, the Tucson, AZ NPR radio station, to be read aloud accompanied by music and sound effects. It was part of KUAZ's "Arizona Spotlight" holiday program. While it's not precisely a Christmas story, it is set during the holiday season, and contains themes of love, loss, and longing.
Earle's Grand Despair by Marcia Carrington
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,560. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Romance » General
Earle visits Enchante restaurant awaiting the arrival of his fiancée. When Bonita leaves Earle via text message, he is devastated. Another patron at the restaurant that same evening, Ria experiences a similar predicament to Earle. Earle and Ria's plights are viewed by Enchante owner Harland. Harland attempts to connect them, but will his intuition about their compatibility prove correct?
Self-Help 101 or: How to Select a Costume to Help You Deal With People by L.G. Keltner
Series: Self-Help 101. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,740. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
Book 3 in the Self-Help 101 series Dani Finklemeier is learning to cope with living on her own, online trolls, and unpleasant classmates during her first semester of college. A Halloween party offers her the chance to relax and have a good time, but no holiday would be complete without some kind of disaster. At least she'll have enough material for another self-help book.