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Is It My Birthday Yet? by Jon Lymon
Series: Is It Time Yet?. Price: Free! Words: 770. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Birthdays, Fiction » Holiday » Family(5.00 from 1 review)
Five-year-old Murray really, really wants to be six. But his birthday is a long, long way away. While he waits for what seems like forever, he decides not to go to any more of his friend’s parties, because he just knows they won’t be as good as his. But when Murray’s birthday finally comes around, he’s in for a nasty surprise…
No Moor by Ter Atkins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Buddy doesn't like Carl. Carl doesn't like Buddy. Nan doesn't like Mum. Mum doesn't like Nan. Dad is too afraid to express a preference. Jill's had enough of the lot of them. This is what happens when a family day out goes bad. No Moor is a short story.
A Bella Notte Christmas Story by Jesse Kimmel-Freeman
Series: Bella Vampires Series, Story 1.5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2011 by Skypirate Productions. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
A Christmas story with the beloved characters Emma and Dominic from the Bella Series. This is a short story of their first Christmas together and the fun that a little snow and a board game can make.
A Day of Thanksgiving by Timothy Paterson
Price: Free! Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » General, Fiction » Holiday » Family
The McFarland Family is struck by tragedy, but they will not let their bad fortune stop them from completing their mission to help others
Cutter, My Christmas Gift by Michael Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,500. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Every year tens of thousands of people face their first Christmas following the death of a parent. While a lucky few have no regrets about their choices and actions, many, like Peter Donnelly, are filled with self-reproach and sadness.
Stories Told at Christmas by Tom Finnian O'Cianain
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,920. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Holiday » Family
This warm collection of five short stories guarantees a reflective respite for the Christmas Season. Each story savors the role of memories in shaping what Christmas means…meanings that are typically of more human than heavenly causes.
Secret Santa by Terry Barr
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,850. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Ten-year old Terry Barr discovers one day just before Christmas that his little brother has found Santa’s stash of toys. The secret of Santa is out now, and as Terry tries to help his mother cover the story to retain his brother’s innocence, the world of secrets, conspiracies, and emotional entanglements for him only grows deeper.
The Ultimate Guide to Christmas on the Net 2011 edition by Kevin Fichtner
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,090. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Everything you need to get ready for Christmas so your family and you can sit back and relax!
The Santa Exclusive: A Christmas Novella by Brent Boswell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,020. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Ran Anderson is a self-destructive, thirty-something journalist who believes gift giving at Christmas is a massive waste of resources and he loathes Santa for spearheading such widespread fiscal irresponsibility, especially considering the dismal state of the world’s economy. So when invited to conduct an exclusive, face-to-face interview with Claus just before the Holidays, Ran is eager to...
Anah's War by Johanna van Rooy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,190. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Holiday » Family
On her eleventh birthday Anah received a red leather notebook from her favourite Aunty. It became a diary, a place for her secrets and for the next five years Anah tells of her life in Nijmegen and the war which creeps into every aspect of her existence. We watch Anah and her family negotiate the Nazi presence but still maintain a covert defiance as ordinary people experience extraordinary events.
True Love Can Be Great by Robert Blackmer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,260. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
This is an intriguing fictional story that came to the author in a dream about a young Pilot and a Socialite. He created an imaginary story of two ordinary yet not so ordinary people. There are a number of surprises in many of the chapters, which tend to promote learning experiences and goodwill.
Angels over the Rainbow by Catherine Adams Webb
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,850. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Holiday » Family
“Angels over the Rainbow” This is a stage play made into a very touching story, dedicated to Elizabeth Jones, Born April 16th, 1988. Went to heaven on November 2010, a victim of Cystic Fibrosis. The children’s souls are caught between staying on earth or going over the rainbow. They meet the drunken woman while they are in between deciding which way to go, she begs the children for forgiveness
The Turkey Wore Satin by J.J. Brass
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,840. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016 by Rainbow Crush. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Thanksgiving at Mayfair Manor is an elegant affair: polished silver, sparkling crystal, not to mention the Amazing Annual Mayfair Family Drag Show! But when the perennial winner drops dead before the performance, can the newest member of the Mayfair family prove it was murder… and figure out whodunit? A Thanksgiving tale of murder, mayhem, and Mayfair family traditions!
Breaking Away by Ter Atkins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Zoe’s spent fifteen years living in her sister’s shadow. Armed with only a fake ID and a pair of killer shoes, she’s about to move into the light. Breaking Away is a short story.
The Magic Snowball by J. Lee McPherson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,010. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Follow Andrew and watch how he uses his magic powers to change lives of those around him. Read about how he must follow the directions of the two friends that only enter into his dreams. Watch in your mind as he is taken through Santa's magic kingdom guided by his two friends from a village in the magic kingdom called, 'Tickle Feather'. A magical book for all ages.
Dear Santa, All I Want for Christmas is a Talking Snowman! Love...Timmy - A Cute Christmas Story for Kids Age 6 & Up by Holly-Anne Divey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Timmy sent his letter to Santa early this year – he thought he might need some extra time to find his present since talking snowmen aren't exactly common. As the snow falls on Christmas Eve and Timmy is too excited to sleep, will something magical happen to make his wish come true? A cute Christmas story for kids age 6 and up. A short story of approximately 2,900 words.
The Tree Nobody Wanted by Tom McCann
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,810. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Christmas Eve, 1946. Brooklyn—the poor side, the tough side, Brownsville. The Christmas tree sellers have turned off their lights and gone home. The lots are empty except for a few forlorn trees that nobody wanted. An eleven-year-old boy goes out to choose one to take home to the apartment he shares with his grandmother. What follows is part fable, part remembrance, part miracle.
Mother-in-Laws! It is Time to Payback! by HU ADAMSON
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,320. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Tony is only in his fifties, but he has already been married six times. And even though his marital relationships have failed, he has still maintained a loving relationship with all his mother-in-laws. Unbeknownst to Tony, they all decide to surprise Lucia (Tony's daughter) for her birthday. With all his mother-in-laws under one roof the next few days turn out to be quite interesting for Tony
Otter Bend Lake Revisited by Graham Murray
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2011 by Living Books USA. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Many years have passed since Otter Bend Lake and ‘Old Arthur’. History has a habit of repeating itself. Once again, OBL is the venue for a one-in-a-million chance meeting.