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Christmas Beyond the Box by Josh Langston
Price: Free! Words: 27,580. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The holidays mean many things to many people. "Christmas Beyond the Box" takes that notion a great deal farther, and provides some truly unconventional looks at the season from some extraordinary perspectives. Suitable for all but the very young, there's sure to be a tale worth re-telling in this collection for many Christmases to come. Includes bonus novel excerpt from "Under Saint Owain's Rock."
The Frog's Pad Collection by David Grewcock
Price: Free! Words: 15,500. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
A small collection of short stories written by David Grewcock; including two first Chapters of the novels "The Floods of London" and "The Navigation Watch" available through Kindle publishing.
Jesus Does Not Care by Sharon Cohen
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Fiction » Holiday » Family(5.00 from 5 reviews)
It's Christmas time again and her friend gleefully declares, "Jesus Does Not Care". In this anthology of five thought-provoking, spiritually uplifting and at times heart-wrenching stories, Sharon Cohen tosses aside the wrappings and trappings of the season to ask the reader, "Are you ready for Christmas?"
A walk through my memory lane by Amina Aslam
Price: Free! Words: 5,090. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Following is a translation from the writings of my mother, her trip to scotland. But it is more then a travel guide to scotland. It is a sumptuous saga unleashed through meditating mountains, talking rivers and wailing remains of "once splendid mansions". And most importantly it is a moment lived to the fullest and the feelings of heart truely felt by a mother and the sweetest human.
Christmas Lites by CreativeReviewPub
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 113,580. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Holiday » Family(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Dive into a world of variety—a world of spirit with this Creative Reviews anthology. What better way to celebrate the holiday season than with some short stories that entertain and encompass the true meaning of Christmas? All proceeds of this book will be donated to the NCADV.
A Christmas in Amber by Scott William Carter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2010 by Flying Raven Press. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
With a meteor on a collision course with Earth, a mass evacuation is underway for a privileged few - but not for an elderly man who must say goodbye to those he loves. A powerful Christmas tale that originally appeared in Analog Science Fiction and Fact. Placed fifth in the Analog AnLab Reader’s Poll of the best short stories of the year. Honorable mention in The Year’s Best Science Fiction.
My Christmas Angels by Jason W. Chan
You set the price! Words: 18,400. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
My Christmas Angels is a tragic yet heartwarming Christmas story about Greg, a single father whose daughter falls into a coma. Riddled with grief, Greg stays at his daughter’s side, he comes to terms with the possibility that his daughter may never wake up. He buries his grief in doing good deeds. Uplifted, Greg takes solace in the realization that through great tragedy can come great blessings.
Gabriel & Mr. Death by Susan J. Kroupa
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2010 by Laurel Fork Press. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family(5.00 from 9 reviews)
Gabriel is a coon hound with an unusual gift: he can see Mr. Death. He doesn’t think too hard on it until one Christmas Eve when Mr. Death comes for the person Gabriel loves most. He can’t let that happen, no sir, no way. A touching story about a dog’s love and loyalty and the healing power of family.
The Haywood Family Christmas Letter by Jenna Noel
Price: Free! Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Holiday » Family(5.00 from 1 review)
When a young teenage girl takes over the responsibility of writing her family's Christmas letter, some pretty blunt and humorous revelations are made.
Douglas' Big Christmas by Mary Tomasi Dubois
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,960. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Does it hurt a Christmas Tree when you cut it down? That's what Doug, the little tree, wants to know when he finds out he's being raised on a Tree Farm and his biggest job is to be cut down and decorated by some family. "CUT DOWN!" Doug tried to pull his roots out of the ground, he had never felt so stuck before. But he discoveres it's not that scary and he even enjoys the big surprise.
The Tycoon's Cupid Surprise (a Valentine's novella) by Tabitha Robbins
Series: Holiday Babies, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,710. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Family(4.00 from 1 review)
Brooke Hart has no time for romance. Three months ago, she became legal guardian of a newborn. If only her florist shop did well enough to pay the bills. Xander Drake enjoys turning struggling businesses around...and spending time with intelligent, beautiful, headstrong women, like Brooke. When he meets her baby boy, a perfect plan takes shape, including the Valentine's Day surprise of her life.
An Angel Remembers 25 Voices of Christmas by Carolyn Hoagland
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 17,050. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
During the holiday season it is easy for families to lose track of each other and forget to spend a few moments a day together truly celebrating the Reason for the Season. This collection of "advent" stories to be read one a day through the days leading to Christmas to help bring the story of Christ's birth alive and bring your family together.
A Belt Buckle for Camilla by Tom Mach
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Out of money and with no food for the Christmas table, Camilla's mom gets invited to dinner by a stranger. The only thing six-year-old Camilla wants for Christmas is a belt buckle, just like the kind her daddy wore before he died. Will her wish come true?
Bulk Goon by Martin Chambers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,050. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Holiday » Family(4.00 from 1 review)
When school leavers arrive at Rottnest Island for end-of-year celebrations they find overzealous police and no beer. But an aspiring business student hits upon a simple and profitable plan. Between parties on the beach, pies at the bakery, and lots of healthy outdoor activities, what could possibly go wrong?
The Valley of the Christmas Trees by David Rucker
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 5,250. 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.
The Winter House by Danielle Lee Zwissler
Price: Free! Words: 6,270. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2015 by Firefly & Wisp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
People don't think of houses when they think of Christmas--usually, but for one man, that's all he thought of, until he met her.
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.
The Boy Who Had Nothing by Gareth Parker
Price: Free! Words: 4,140. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family(4.50 from 8 reviews)
Coming from a poor family Toby endures victimization from the other kids in school. At only 9 years old, Toby has plans to prove these kids wrong. Toby learns that you're not the job you do, you're not how much you have in your wallet and that you're only one thing…. part of this world and that makes us all equal.
Essence of Humour by Alfie Dog Fiction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,720. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013 by Alfie Dog Limited. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Holiday » Family
‘Essence of Humour’ is a collection of short stories which brings together the best of humour writing from 17 authors across the globe.