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A Dangerous Nativity by Caroline Warfield
Price: Free! Words: 22,480. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Holiday » Family(5.00 from 1 review)
The Earl of Chadbourn feels trapped managing his widowed sister’s ruined estate and grieving son. Loneliness overwhelms him, but the woman who handles the neighboring farm brilliantly draws him like a moth to flame. With Christmas coming, can they repair the damaged estate and far more damaged family? Dare they hope for love in the bargain? Previously published in Mistletoe, Marriage, and Mayhem.
Forever Country by Brenda Kennedy
Series: The Rose Farm Trilogy. Price: Free! Words: 60,730. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Ten years ago, Abel Kennedy was anxious and excited to leave his country upbringing behind, and find his way in the world as a professional boxer. Abel now returns home for the holidays to his country roots after his championship fight with Bobby Grether. During his visit home, Abel learns how little a person needs to be truly happy.
Midnight in Legend, TN by Magdalena Scott
Series: The McClains of Legend, Tennessee, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 32,670. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Spend the holidays in Legend, Tennessee with this sweet romance from USA Today Bestselling Author Magdalena Scott... She needs a new life, he's determined to keep the status quo. If they don't compromise, the whole town loses. And they'll both miss out on a second chance at love.
The Holiday Collection by The Eclective
Price: Free! Words: 47,680. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011 by CyberWitch Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Holiday » Family(5.00 from 1 review)
“The Holiday Collection” is the second anthology of short stories from the Indie Eclective: A group of nine authors crossing genres. These holiday-themed stories range from serious to humorous, and all express the sentiments of the season in their own “Eclective” way.
All Wrapped Up: A Collection of Christmas Short Stories by Jenna Jaxon
Price: Free! Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Holiday » Family(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Four short stories filled with romance at Christmas time: A girl breaks the news to her sister’s boyfriend that he’s being dumped–two days before Christmas; an awkward situation develops when a guy is sent to fire a girl singer; two children discover a secret place on Christmas Day;a Christmas dinner announcement shatters a girl’s dream of a magical social season.
Short Shorts & Longer Tales by John Muir
Price: Free! Words: 54,360. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Holiday » Family(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A collection of 13 wonderfully witty, superb suspense, and seriously sad fiction tales; situated in various locations from Japan, Australia, Philippines and New Zealand. The themes in the stories are as varied as the locations, with comedy, romance and suspense, sometimes in the one story. Lengths vary from 750 words to a 15,000 novella. Easily readable without a dictionary by your side.
The MacLosers by Paul Moxham
Price: Free! Words: 27,200. Language: English (Scottish dialect). Published: August 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Holiday » Family(3.23 from 13 reviews)
An unemployed architect thinks his prayers have been answered when he inherits a Scottish village. But when he takes his dysfunctional family to the Highlands, he finds the place in shambles, the locals standoffish, and the cunning caretaker determined to steal the property out from under him.
Love Again: A Second Chance Romance Short by Giselle Renarde
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Karen never meant to lose touch with her best friends from high school. When she meets up with Karl at a funeral reception, he’s no longer the scrawny teen he once was. Karl is now confident, suave, and incredibly handsome. Karen hasn’t thought about dating since the divorce, but when her daughter encourages her to take a chance, will Karen find the courage to dip her toes back in the dating pool?
The Christmas Angel by Joe C Combs 2nd
Series: The Free Read Series. Price: Free! Words: 1,810. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Christian » Short stories(4.50 from 2 reviews)
To save her husband and infant daughter Mary must walk through a snow storm to find help.
Christmas With the Kings, Kings of Montana Bonus Book by Vanessa Bartal
Price: Free! Words: 42,460. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Ethan Prescott didn't set out to have a horrible holiday. Instead, he was looking for an idyllic getaway with his girlfriend in Montana. But from the beginning nothing went right, and especially not the fact that he fell in love with a local. Now his life is in a tailspin as he tries to figure out not only what he wants, but how to have it all. And with a little help from the Kings, maybe he can.
Dennis and Dad: A Gay Father’s Day Short by Giselle Renarde
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,070. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Holiday » Family
When Chris visits Dennis and Dad this Father’s Day, his father's confusion and strange behaviour worry him. Dennis is concerned that these are more than just senior moments, but Chris' dad refuses to see a doctor. With legal issues around healthcare and hospitalization in mind, Dennis thinks it’s best to get married. Will Dad agree to take the plunge?
Christmas Lovebirds: The Hart Family by Rachelle Ayala
Series: Have a Hart. Price: Free! Words: 41,530. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Melisa Hart has a soft spot for her brother Connor’s ex-best buddy, Rob Reed. Unfortunately, Rob slept with Connor’s girlfriend and is no longer welcome with any of the Harts. Melisa lends her pet lovebird for a Christmas Toy Drive, but a mix-up brings her face to face with Rob and his lovebird. Melisa is drawn into a whirlwind romance with Rob and discovers he hasn’t told her the entire story.
Holly and Hopeful Hearts by Jude Knight
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 192,220. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2016 by Bluestocking Belles. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
When the Duchess of Haverford sends out invitations to a Yuletide house party and a New Year’s Eve ball at her country estate, Hollystone Hall, those who respond know that Her Grace intends to raise money for her favorite cause and promote whatever marriages she can. Eight assorted heroes and heroines set out with their pocketbooks firmly clutched and hearts in protective custody. Or are they?
Lakeside by Margaux Murray
Price: Free! Words: 29,100. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Holiday » Family
When life long friends Charlie Matthews and Vernon Thompson get in a fight, it causes the two friendly families to turn on each other instantly. Just when you think the struggle is over, one member from each rivaling family suddenly goes missing.
Upon A Midnight Clear by Ian Thomas Healy
Price: Free! Words: 6,170. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.00 from 3 reviews)
On Christmas Eve, somewhere out in the Asteroid Belt, a lonely prospector happens across something he never expected to find.
A Camp Edson Christmas by Cynthia Davis
Price: Free! Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Holiday » Family(4.00 from 1 review)
When Christina Brannigan and the summer camp counselors return to Camp Edson to help make Christmas for a group of displaced foster kids, will a freak ice storm and a power outage be the last events on the schedule?
Bethania's Broomsticks by Amy Stilgenbauer
Series: Season of the Witch, Part 2. Price: Free! Words: 11,140. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Holiday » Family(5.00 from 1 review)
Despite being born 700 years apart, Alice and Bethania have a lot in common. For one thing, they both believe that the same little boy is their son.
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.