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Christmas Tales by Connie Cockrell
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Family
A mix of western, modern and scifi, this collection brings together short stories that explore human kindness and charity.
A TV's Dream by Patricia Allen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Larry is a young in the closet cross-dresser from a broken home. The youngest of four children he's the only one available when his mother needs help in California. He plans ahead and secretly packs the panties and bra's he has purloined from the Goodwill bag. The plan is to underdress the whole summer. It was to be an interesting summer... it was more interesting than he planned.
A Miracle for Christmas by Charmaine Pauls
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,230. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Inspirational
Michael Slanders only wants a steady job and a family of his own, but instead he lives from hand to mouth with his sick mother. Fired a week before Christmas and down on his luck, Mike needs nothing short of a miracle. Sometimes, goodness prevails. Sometimes, magic is made.
Secret Santa by Terry Barr
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,850. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Ten-year old Terry Barr discovers one day just before Christmas that his little brother has found Santa’s stash of toys. The secret of Santa is out now, and as Terry tries to help his mother cover the story to retain his brother’s innocence, the world of secrets, conspiracies, and emotional entanglements for him only grows deeper.
A Little book of Mumagination by Frankie Lassut
Series: Wellbeing, Book 3. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
This small book is designed to be read by mums. Hopefully if they like the short imaginative stories, they can then adapt the stories and tell them, in their own words to their child/children using the pictures.Goes hand in hand with Super Nature Imagination and Imagination City, Broken Toy and Thing hospital. Imagination is a powerful tool, nowadays used by sports and businesses alike. Introduci
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.
Thanksgiving With the Ex by Monique L Miller
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,080. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Holiday » Family
When Christina files for divorce from her husband of 5 years her mother doesn't take 'no' for an answer, and invites him to Thanksgiving dinner hoping that they'll reconcile. Only Christina has been harboring a secret throughout their marriage. In the end they have to make the decision whether or not their marriage is worth fighting for or if the secret was bigger than their union all along.
Festival: The Glastonbury Novel by David Belbin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,150. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Holiday » Family
David Belbin's much loved novel about the 2000 Glastonbury Festival, with a bigger map and a new afterword.
My Mauritius by Paolo Rossetti
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,450. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Fiction » Holiday » Family
“My Mauritius” is a unique travel book narrated through a humorous first-person family experience with snippets of historical fiction and cultural insights from interviews with local personalities. The three strands are woven together to form the narrative, in brief and dynamic chapters that should not only interest the million tourists who visit Mauritius annually, but also the armchair dreamer.
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.
The Waking House by Jeff Bakkensen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Holiday » Family
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.
Anah's War by Johanna van Rooy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,190. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Holiday » Family
On her eleventh birthday Anah received a red leather notebook from her favourite Aunty. It became a diary, a place for her secrets and for the next five years Anah tells of her life in Nijmegen and the war which creeps into every aspect of her existence. We watch Anah and her family negotiate the Nazi presence but still maintain a covert defiance as ordinary people experience extraordinary events.
Mother-in-Laws! It is Time to Payback! by HU ADAMSON
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,320. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Tony is only in his fifties, but he has already been married six times. And even though his marital relationships have failed, he has still maintained a loving relationship with all his mother-in-laws. Unbeknownst to Tony, they all decide to surprise Lucia (Tony's daughter) for her birthday. With all his mother-in-laws under one roof the next few days turn out to be quite interesting for Tony
Dysappearance: A Chronicle by mdcb
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,390. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Set in the small suburb of Campamento on the outskirts of Gibraltar,in the late 1960s,the fifteen-year-old narrator acts as the lens through which the events of one summer are viewed: her sister’s failed attempts at attracting the boy she seriously fancies, the betrayal by her university friend and the unorthodox parenting of her parents.
A Day of Thanksgiving by Timothy Paterson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » General, Fiction » Holiday » Family
The McFarland Family is struck by tragedy, but they will not let their bad fortune stop them from completing their mission to help others
Man in the Corner: A Holiday Story by Kristine Lowder
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Family(5.00 from 1 review)
Mae Taylor and her son Josiah just want to be left alone after the divorce. Their plans to start over solo are jostled when they move next door to Mr. Tom, a lonely widower and retired school teacher. Together, this unlikely trio finds a second chance at faith, hope and love with help from Gettysburg, cookbooks, an attic secret and two 'Christmas ghosts.'
December Frost by Thomas Mulroe
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,880. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
A year after the holiday season which changed everything for her entire family, Maeve McCarthy gathers with her grown children on Christmas Eve. While Catherine McCarthy's husband lay dying she was in another man's arms--his brother's. Just as the dust begins to settle, Maeve McCarthy and her family are in for a Christmas Surprise that will stir everything up again...
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.
Toys, Lights and Trinkets by Jim Woods
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,370. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Family
The stories in this eclectic trilogy are unrelated, except for their setting at the end of year holiday season. The first must be saddled with the based on true events disclaimer; the next is related just the way it really happened; and the last story is pure fantasy.