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Finding Thanksgiving by Nancy Deswik MacCreery
Price: Free! Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
In this short story, a young woman transplanted to North Carolina finds she has more challenges to finding her way around than most. But although she’s often at loss for words, don’t underestimate her -- she may make the best of the situation.
An Epiphany Gift for Robin by Joyce DiPastena
Price: Free! Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Historical » Medieval(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Award winning medieval romance author Joyce DiPastena brings you a touching Christmas tale of love and sacrifice set in the Middle Ages. While the Yule log roars in the great castle hearth and lords and ladies feast on Christmas goose, a serf family shivers in the cold. On the gift giving day of Epiphany, what can one poor peasant father do to bring light and hope to his wife and children?
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.
The Christmas Angel by Joe C Combs 2nd
Price: Free! Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Holiday » Family(4.50 from 2 reviews)
To save her husband and infant daughter Mary must walk through a snow storm to find help.
My little Christmas story by David and Linda Broughton
Price: Free! Words: 5,490. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family(5.00 from 1 review)
Christmas is close, but there's no money in for any extras, not even a nice meal. What's a mother to do?. Friends help, it becomes a great Christmas, thanks in part to an unexpected source, the United States Marines.
Songs of Lesser Voices-A Holiday Short Short Story by Christina F. York
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2010 by Tsunami Ridge Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Women's fiction » General(3.00 from 1 review)
Remember those kids who never made it into chorus? The ones who weren't in Glee? What happens to them when everyone goes caroling on Christmas Eve?
Not a Drop to Drink by Patsy Collins
Price: Free! Words: 19,010. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012 by Alfie Dog Limited. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Holiday » Family(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a collection of seven short stories on the theme of water, all written by Patsy Collins.
The Gift: A Short Story for Christmas by Amanda Hamm
Price: Free! Words: 1,940. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011 by Before Someday Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Christian » Short stories(2.00 from 1 review)
A man looking for the perfect gift for his wife experiences a Christmas miracle. This is a Christian themed story; it is not about Santa Claus.
The Christmas Gift by John McDonnell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,610. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Dolls, Fiction » Holiday » Family(4.60 from 5 reviews)
A heartwarming story about a doll named Constance and how she learns to love a little girl named Sarah in the Great Depression. It takes place in 1937-38, when a homeless girl named Sarah steals the doll from a wealthy woman's house in Philadelphia. Sarah and Constance have many adventures, and both of them learn the value of opening their hearts to love.
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?
Mother Maiden Crone by Jezebel Jorge
Series: Ring Dreams, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales(5.00 from 1 review)
A Yule Celebration with the DeFliehr witches in Jezebel Jorge's Ring Dream series.
All I Want For Christmas is a V.R. Supercube by Dan Absalonson
Price: Free! Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family(4.00 from 1 review)
Christmas SHORT STORY Alfred Thompson can't wait to get his V.R. SuperCube game system this year for Christmas, but there's a problem. He overhears the school bully talking with his mom in the game shop and comes to a realization. He may have just found a way to never be bullied again, but it is going to cost him.
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: 5,280. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Fiction » Holiday » Family(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 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.
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.