Fiction » Holiday » Humorous

Jingle All the Way - A Different Kind of Christmas Story
By Leni Matlin
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
As our story begins, it is late July, 2006, at NORAD HQ in Peterson, Colorado. But wait! Late July? How can that possibly be a setting for a Christmas story? Well, my friend, you'll just have to sit back, relax, and read this unique and entertaining short fiction piece to find out.
Das gewisse Etwas
By Beate Boeker
Price: $2.30 USD. Words: 8,870. Language: German. Published: May 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
“Alle Französinnen haben das gewisse Etwas”, doziert der attraktive Jack – und Claire, die leider Amerikanerin ist, möchte ihm so gern gefallen, dass sie kurzerhand für eine Woche nach Nizza fliegt, um herauszufinden, was dieses gewisse Etwas ausmacht. Als sie in Nizza ankommt, trifft sie durch einen Zufall den Franzosen Jacques... Das gewisse Etwas ist eine humorvolle Kurzgeschichte.
Mystic Business
By Annie Cruse
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,440. Language: Australian English. Published: April 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
A satirical and hilarious jab at the New Age industry, Mystic Business is a short novel about secrets, lies, adultery and greed. A fast-paced, twisting plot and a quirky cast of characters reveal how ridiculous things are inside the weird world of the New Age business. If you like reading Ben Elton, then you'll love this.
Crooked Ass Annie and The Mystery of the Missing Children: A Short Humorous Mystery (Quit School! Collection)
By Francis Bennett
Series: QUIT SCHOOL! Eight Humorous Short Stories, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,770. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / General
In the seaside town of Bay Shore, New York in the 1950's, lived an old woman named CROOKED ASS ANNIE. This colorful short story about a REAL PERSON, mixes HUMOR, SUSPENSE and MYSTERY as it takes you into the fascinating world of this elusive and haunting character. "Impressive power... --Kirkus Reviews
Das kommt mir spanisch vor - Amüsante Geschichten über gestrandete Deutsche
By Carlos Wolf
Price: $5.90 USD. Words: 13,970. Language: German. Published: March 19, 2013 by Turnshare Ltd.- Publisher. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Die Geschichten handeln von Aussteigern und Rentnern, für die Spanien aus Sonne, Strand und Rotwein besteht. Sie leben in ihrer Parallelwelt und wenn sie auf Einheimische treffen, kommt es oft zu amüsanten Missverständnissen.
A Prune On A Stick For Christmas
By Lynda Austin
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 57,020. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
A grandfather tells his grandchildren the story of how prunes on a stick became a family tradition at Christmas.
Leprechaun Lies (A Black Crow Cafe Short)
By Samantha Warren
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In a little cafe, numerous beings find solace in coffee and good food. Run by Erma Jean, a woman immune to the effects of time, the Black Crow Cafe is a home away from home for paranormals and humans alike. In this St. Patrick's Day edition of the Black Crow Cafe series, Detective Maxwell Baker and his partner Sara Cain go on a mission to find a thief who has a penchant for gold.
Costa del Soul
By Narelle Bitunjac
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,470. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Claire Taylor is 28, honest, hardworking and a loyal friend. Well she was, until her life cracked down the centre and fell apart. A chance meeting with a wealthy new mother of twins and one little white lie changes Claire’s life. She has a new job as a nanny, a new home and a new name. Claire replaces ghosts from her past with a new lover and develops a thicker skin than she ever thought possible.
The Monaco Grand Prix
By Cameron Thompson
Price: Free! Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
This hilarious, true short story, is a real life account of an amazing weekend at the Monaco Grand Prix. If you've ever wanted to be wisked away on a hilarious, slighty drunken, crazy weekend, fly on a helicopter, meet wonderful people, drink lots of French wine, wake up in a strange woman's apartment, party around the clock all while watching the F1 Grand Prix, then this short story is for you.
The Valentine War
By Maxwell Avoi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,060. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
It’s just before Valentine’s Day, and Cupid is bored. Two mortals seeking to capture him and steal his power promise to fix that problem, but the appearance of three other gods of love from around the world lead to new ones. The two mortals endure gender swaps and other transformations as they become pawns in the Valentine War.
The Dare Me Date
By Tonya Kappes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,760. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Jozy doesn't want to be alone on Valentine's Day. . .again! Especially since she lives in Floral, Wisconsin, one of the most romantic small town in the United States. Maddie, Jozy's long time best friend, dares Jozy to be someone she's not in order to catch the eye of a very handsome stranger. Will Jozy take the dare so she doesn't have to be alone on Valentine's Day or is the joke on her?
Holidayland Apocalypse
By Jennifer Hyndman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,750. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Welcome to Holidayland! --where you check out, but you might not check back in. The holidays are in danger of being wiped out by the humans. Can the creatures of Holidayland implore the Halloween monsters for help? Perhaps maybe some bodyguards? With Guardian angels, gremlins and rainbow toots, someone is bound to have a solution. Too bad for the humans that its insane.
We 're off to Cyprus
By Joyce Smith
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,300. Language: British English. Published: December 1, 2012 by POWER PUBLISHING. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
The pleasant adventures of a retiring couple that decide to live their best years of their remaining lives on a wonderful island in the mediterranean. Cyprus. They were familiar with the place. They went there for vacations in the past. But to relocate there? That was a dream...
By Any Means
By Terri J. Haynes
Price: Free! Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
The centerpiece of every Thanksgiving dinner is the turkey but getting one isn't as easy as it seems. But not for Dana Holt. During a last minute shopping trip, she finally finds her perfect turkey and her first Thanksgiving dinner is saved. But will a strange encounter change everything?
Ask The Guiri: The Guiri’s Guide to life in The Lecrin Valley, Andalucia, Spain, for the curious and the perplexed.
By Anonymous
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,850. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Ask The Guiri* is a collection of readers letters to The Fluffy Blanket magazine in rural Andalucia, Spain. The Guiri answers the dilemmas and questions from readers no matter how stupid the topic - only occasionally losing his temper. *guiri - colloquial term used for foreigners in Spain
Twas the Last Shopping Day Before Christmas
By James Mascia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 860. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
‘Twas the day before Christmas And all through the store The shoppers were screaming They all wanted more. So, begins the tale of Santa's day at the mall. Trying to convince the screaming parents they have more important things to worry about than buying those last minute gifts, Santa learns he is becoming obsolete. Fully illustrated, Day Before Christmas is a great tale about how greed can...
The Not So Safe Journey
By David Chen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 680. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
An amazing journey featuring astounding imagery and a story to behold. Read the story about an adventure that will blow your mind.
Petermanns Chaos
By Eva Joachimsen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,010. Language: German. Published: August 17, 2012 by Annette Paul. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
In dem wohlgeordneten Leben des pedantischen Wilhelm Petermanns bricht Chaos aus, als sich seine lebhafte Schwester mit drei kleinen Kindern, Hund und Katze bei ihm einnistet.
Life's A Beach
By Willie Wit
Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
One average families day out. A tropical tale with a twist in the tail...
Barnaby's Shorts (Volume One)
By Barnaby Wilde
Series: Barnaby's Shorts. Price: Free! Words: 31,720. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
0.75 star(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Ten short stories, including The Monkey Faced Boy, The Holey Oak, The Accidental Bank Job,The Horse that ran with the Wind and others. A mixed bag of tales ideal for reading on a plane or in a train. Gentle humour, a touch or sci fi, and a twist at the end.