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The Holiday Collection
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.
Caught
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
These five short stories were caught by The Dream Catcher and are entertaining. A christmas story about a homeless vet. A remembering of lost ones from the vietnam era. A drunken dragon causing some problems and an end for one man. A special thanks to Gretchen Steen for the cover work.
A Real Christmas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
People sometimes forget the meaning of Christmas.This is one story of a real Christmas. The wonder and the feelings, the changes in people and the sharing of Christmas miracles.
Turkey Day
Price: Free! Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
Turkey Day is something every person living in America should enjoy without any reservations about daily life. It's a 'now' thing. Thanksgiving holiday is a family time and should entail nothing else. My memories go back over a half century of eating Turkey with gravy and mashed potatoes. Enjoy both the food and the story.
Bethania's Broomsticks
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 Haywood Family Christmas Letter
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.
Is It My Birthday Yet?
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…
The Santa Report
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
When little Sarah Lee gets a homework assignment to write a report based on a personal interview, she never dreamed that interview would end up being with Santa Clause. She thought she knew what Christmas was all about, but she learns some surprising things in her interview that will make a lifelong impact for her and her family. The Santa Report brings home the true meaning of Christmas.
Benny: A Tale of a Christmas Toy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,550. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2010 by Flying Raven Press. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
The amazing, talking Bluebear Brother. It was the gift every child wanted - including Benjamin's own daughter. But when the bear was broken right out of the box, there were more tears than smiles Christmas morning. Still, for some strange reason Benjamin couldn't bring himself to return it . . . and then something magical began to happen.
My little Christmas story
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.
The Waking House
You set the price! Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
A matriarch's death brings her three children back to the house where they grew up. This short story first appeared in Line Zero Issue 5, November 2011.
The Giraffe's Kiss
You set the price! Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Holiday » Family
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Feel down, fed up, depressed? Then this short feel good story is for you, if this doesn't cheer up nothing will.
A Highland Feast
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,500. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Holiday » Family
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A beautiful story of how family, friendship and food can change your life. Set in the highlands of Scotland, this is the story of an average family escaping the city to start a new life. On their journey they meet a cast of fascinating and memorable characters and discover some wonderful recipes, each of which rounds off the chapters. A book to devour that leaves you wanting more.
The Christmas Gift
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,600. 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.
The Boy Who Had Nothing
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.
The Christmas Angel
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.
Short Shorts & Longer Tales
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.
Upon A Midnight Clear
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.
Santa's Little Red Spaceship
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 900. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays, Fiction » Holiday » Family
(4.00 from 1 review)
A short, science fiction story about Santa Claus and his helpers.
Bulk Goon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,040. 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?