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Pebbleton-On-Edge by D A Gregory
Price: Free! Words: 88,360. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths(4.92 from 12 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.
I Keep Thinking It's Tuesday by Barnaby Wilde
Series: The Tom Fletcher Stories. Price: Free! Words: 68,830. 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?
Last Wish of Summer by Phillip Overton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,970. Language: American English. Published: October 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Summer's funniest adventure is here, better be careful what you wish for. When Anton and Johnno find a bottle washed up on the shore while surfing, supposedly granting them somebody's birthday wish, neither suspects it came from their friend Tanya. So how long can she keep it a secret? What happens before the last day of summer is over now depends on two wishful surfers looking to make waves.
Clara Claus (Snowflake Triplet #1) by Alexandra Lanc
Series: Snowflake Triplet, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 67,060. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous(4.00 from 4 reviews)
A bestseller! Jack Frost has been trying to destroy Christmas for years, and in order to save his job must complete a task he deems impossible -- until he meets Santa's granddaughter Clara, who begins to change his view of what Christmas is all about. Book 1 in the Snowflake Triplet.
Hunting Elf, a doggone Christmas story by Dave Donelson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,090. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(4.33 from 9 reviews)
A puppy for Christmas! What could be better? Dan McCoy and his capable wife June find out when Santa gives them a frolicsome hairball named Elf, a Silky Terrier on the Christmas wish list of nefarious dognappers who want to steal him in a murderous scheme to win "Best in Show" at Westminster. Elf foils the plot when he brings Macy's Parade to a tumultuous halt in a comedic Christmas adventure.
UN FÉRETRO EN EL TOCADOR DE SEÑORAS by Regina Roman
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 64,620. Language: Spanish. Published: June 15, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
¿Qué hacer cuando te peleas con tu rica familia y te vas de casa? Sencillo, irte a vivir con tu novio. ¿Qué hacer cuando la vida junto a tu novio pijo se hace insoportable? Sencillo, pillarte tu propio apartamento. ¿Qué hacer cuando un fantasma revoltoso se instala en tu piso y te encarga una misión suicida? La cosa se complica… bastante.
Ace Hawkins and the Wrath of Santa Claus by Byron Starr
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 62,230. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2010 by Creative Guy Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Read the book Gary K Wolf calls an "ingenious work of fantasy." Ace Hawkins is an anti-hero to make Van Damme and Stallone blush, a tough guy who fears none, not even Chuck Norris. When a rebellion rocks the North Pole to its core, Dictator Claus has no choice but to call in Ace Hawkins to deal with the threat of the nefarious and insane Jack Frost, but Ace's loyalty is to the almighty dollar...
Up in the Attic and Other Stories by Amanda Lawrence Auverigne
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 68,130. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous(2.25 from 8 reviews)
Two sisters meet a handsome stranger during a late shopping trip on Christmas Eve. A young woman's shopping trip becomes a fight for survival. Two friends find an unusual antique in the basement of their dormitory while searching for decorations. "Up in the Attic and Other Stories" contains seven tales.
Coming of Age by Ros Glancey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,840. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011 by Paul Hurst. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary(4.50 from 2 reviews)
When Jessica's husband of 34 years left her for a younger woman, she thought her life would be solitary thereafter. How wrong she is: with her children, grandchildren, friends and neighbours and Mother downing cans of Red Bull in her retirement home, plus the activities that go on in a small town, her life is often very funny. There is even new love. Humorous chicklit for the older woman.
Nice & Naughty ~ a holiday trilogy with firemen! by Cat Johnson
Series: The Trilogy Collection, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,060. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
What’s better than a fireman? Twelve of them, naked, on the pages of your calendar. The hot firemen you loved in Opposites Attract are back with their friends, but now they're wearing a lot less clothing and heating up the holidays like never before. Be prepared for secret identities, a sizzling calendar shoot, smoldering bachelor firemen up for auction, sexy Santas and a whole lot more!
Through Farang Eyes by Sam Sackett
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,600. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Southeast Asia looks different to a farang than it does to a native. Here are seven stories picturing some of the things that one farang saw. A retired American takes a young Thai wife and gets more than he bargained for. A young Thai woman lets her jealousy destroy her chance for a good future. A Thai girl who is sweet but has only one talent finds that those two qualities are enough.
My Spanish Interlude by Anna Maria O'Donovan
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 65,650. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
A young British newspaper correspondent foils a global conspiracy in the picturesque setting of the Costa del Sol – and Sylvia doesn’t simply play cat-and-mouse with an international villain; she deals with the consequences of a quarrel with boyfriend Christopher and assesses the dazzling magnetism of Santiago her Spanish fixer.
A Question of Alignment by Barnaby Wilde
Series: The Tom Fletcher Stories. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,160. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous(4.00 from 1 review)
Tom Fletcher is an unlikely man to save the universe. In fact he is an unlikely man to do anything requiring action, but when the family cat talks to him, then walks through the sitting room wall, even he is intrigued. Someone from a parallel universe is altering the laws of probability by swapping Lottery balls. Soon, Tom is littering adjacent universes with stuff that just shouldn’t be there.
Blackpool Here We Come by Clair Gibson
Price: Free! Words: 57,850. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
When Judi says she’s never been to Blackpool, her best friend Chris decides to put it right and organises a works day out. Join Chris, Judi and Tom on their adventure. They expected sun, sand, rollercoasters and drunkenness. What the girls didn’t expect was to find love against the backdrop of Britain’s most loved seaside town.
Lost Wages: A Las Vegas Christmas Tale by James Alexander
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,560. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Jeff Griggs wants nothing more than to win his Homeowner's Association Holiday Decorating contest and provide an amazing Christmas for his wife Joan and his boys Matt and Marcus. Getting suspended from his job causes a chain of events which threaten his financial ability to meet that obligation. It's a comforting tale that reminds all of us that Christmas miracles can happen - even in Las Vegas.
The Cad by Robert MacLean
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 72,920. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Lazy likable Toby, incompetent tour guide and guardian angel to a group of Americans in Greece, has a love affair that threatens to make a solid citizen of him. Part of the Toby series. Foreign Matter, the flagship of the series, published in hardcover by Atheneum/Macmillan, New York. “A very, very funny book"—The West Coast Review of Books. “Enormously enjoyable”—Kirkus Reviews
Here There and Everywhere by Craig Lock
Price: $3.90 USD. Words: 64,730. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Craig Lock is an extensive world traveller and failed professional emigrater who has spent most of his life's savings on airfares. He is still 'sliding down the razor blade of life', stuck on a deserted (other than a few brilliant rugby players) island at the bottom of the world near Antarctica, where he is 'trying to throw a double six' to get off and go out into the real world.
As It Is On Telly by Jill Marshall
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,410. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2010 by Jill Marshall. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous(5.00 from 1 review)
Bunty's husband is having an affair. All the signs are there - weight loss, improved wardrobe, working late at the office. So what now? All she's ever done successfully is be a wife, and bone up on a whole load of daytime TV. So Bunty decides to get herself a new husband. A rich one. But life is not like it is on TV, as she's about to discover ...
An Outback Chance by Chris Versace
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,210. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Sally Bailey wishes her mother's ghost would quit trying to be helpful. It’s bad enough she’s had to leave London and move to the Australian outback. Why should she have to deal with over-enthusiastic ghosts wanting her to make friends with the man she dumped at the altar 20 years ago? And just what is her ex-fiancé Connor Land going to do when he finds out Sally's back in town?
The Rag Doll Cafe by Phillip Overton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,080. Language: American English. Published: November 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The sun may have set on summer's funniest escapade, but the magic and mayhem from finding a bottle containing someone's birthday wish continues when Anton Rubinski hits the road in search of adventure. Arriving in Lighthouse Bay, this laid-back surfer crosses paths with the town's only Pastor, who may have just wished his Church away. Now thanks to Anton, the bay will never be the same again.