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Short Shorts & Longer Tales
Price: Free! Words: 54,360. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(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.
Mother Maiden Crone
Series: Ring Dreams, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Yule Celebration with the DeFliehr witches in Jezebel Jorge's Ring Dream series.
The Frog's Pad Collection
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.
Christmas Beyond the Box
Price: Free! Words: 27,580. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Holiday » Family
(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."
Her Mother's Day Miracle (a Mother's Day novella)
Series: Holiday Babies. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,740. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Following his wife's death, nothing will stop Riley Mathis giving his daughter a safe and stable life. Having moved to Point St. Claire, Maine, he finds himself with the neighbor from hell. Aster Lawrence could do without her new neighbour poking around. But how can she keep her distance - keep surviving - when Riley, and his baby are both so easy to love.
Keeping Mum: Saturday 22nd March
Price: Free! Words: 32,850. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
When modern-day Scrooge Hetty Loveridge saw the opportunity to exploit an inheritance tax loophole for her children, she took it. She need only live seven more years. One week shy, she keels over, dead. Peter and Kate get more than they bargained for as they attempt to fool the tax-man into believing their mother is still alive.
Jesus Does Not Care
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
(5.00 from 6 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 Christmas in Amber
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2010 by Flying Raven Press. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Holiday » Family
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
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.
Christmas Lites
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,580. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
(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 walk through my memory lane
Price: Free! Words: 5,090. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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.
Douglas' Big Christmas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,960. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays, Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
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)
Series: Holiday Babies, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,710. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(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
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
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
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,050. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
(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 Haywood Family Christmas Letter
Price: Free! Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(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.
The Valley of the Christmas Trees
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.
My Dad Is Santa?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays, Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
A heart warming Christmas story about a Dad that becomes Santa for a season
Finding Christmas: Storybook Advent Calendar Singles
Series: Storybook Advent, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2010 by Laura Dawn Lewis. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays, Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
Adapted from a folktale but set in our time, Finding Christmas is all about getting the consumerism out of the holiday and putting Christ and the real meaning back into Christmas. A favorite with moms and children alike!