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Wish It Away by Adam Hughes
Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Holiday » Family(4.00 from 1 review)
Jeb hated Thanksgiving, because his family always made the holidays hard. It hadn't always been that way, though, because when he was younger, Thanksgiving was a golden occasion filled with love and food and warmth. Someday, he hoped, he would finally achieve his dream of becoming a cowboy and spending his holidays in the canyon or on the range. Then, he might really have reason to be thankful.
The First Cut by Michael J. Alcorn
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 24,440. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
A close escape from the police. A surprise invitation to Thanksgiving. A sweet but foolish family. A chance to score big. And a glimpse of what his life could be like if his destiny went a different direction. Answering the eternal question: does one act of random kindness have the power to change hearts?
A Circle of Celebrations by Jody Lynn Nye
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,550. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2015 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Celebrations help us to mark moments in time that are meaningful, some for religious reasons, others cultural and historical. New York Times bestselling author Jody Lynn Nye has written about holidays from many points of view, in this world, in another; in the past, present and future.
Christmas Lovebirds: The Hart Family by Rachelle Ayala
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,790. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Melisa Hart has a soft spot for her brother Connor’s ex-best buddy, Rob Reed. Unfortunately, Rob slept with Connor’s girlfriend and is no longer welcome with any of the Harts. Melisa lends her pet lovebird for a Christmas Toy Drive, but a mix-up brings her face to face with Rob and his lovebird. Melisa is drawn into a whirlwind romance with Rob and discovers he hasn’t told her the entire story.
A Thanksgiving with Family by Irette Y. Patterson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,850. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Holiday » Family
A Black American short story - All Sandra wanted was a nice, Thanksgiving away from her country, Black American family with her new, sophisticated friends. When her cousin Ree Ree shows up unexpectedly, Sandra finds herself trying to reconcile how she grew up to the person she wants to be. A quick, humorous, holiday read of 3,640 words.
Little Joe's Christmas Tree by Eddie C Dollgener, Jr
Price: Free! Words: 10,960. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Short drama. Little Joe is a ten-year old boy who lives in a homeless shelter with his family. They are spending their first Christmas away from their Kansas farm. Little Joe learns that the shelter has no Christmas tree to celebrate the holiday season with, and strives to search for one to provide a little holiday cheer. Unfortunately, a severe winter storm threatens to stop his plans.
A Pet for Christmas (Holiday Family Story) by Rachelle Ayala
Series: A Veteran's Christmas. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,540. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Sequel to A Father for Christmas. Kelly Kennedy and Tyler Manning have a baby on the way, but PTSD and Afghanistan haunts Tyler and he returns to run a children's charity. Meanwhile, Kelly's daughter Bree misses Tyler and wants a pet for Christmas. When Tyler is captured by terrorists and goes missing, Kelly and Bree hold onto hope while Tyler fights to survive and return home for Christmas.
Cupid's Beau by Nan O'Berry
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,710. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2015 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Not quite sure Desiree believes in love, it takes the wink from a cupid to get her heart rolling in the right direction, but is Garrett Jefferson the man of her dreams, her Cupid's Beau?
Christmas Stray by Rachelle Ayala
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,610. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Juliette Martin does not ever want to celebrate Christmas again, not when it means reliving the last one after her six-year-old son, Jeremiah, passed away on Christmas Eve. She and husband, Gabe, find themselves snowed in at a mountain cabin with a pair of strays. Juliette desperately needs a Christmas miracle to save her marriage and restore her faith in God.
Lakeside by Margaux Murray
Price: Free! Words: 29,100. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Holiday » Family
When life long friends Charlie Matthews and Vernon Thompson get in a fight, it causes the two friendly families to turn on each other instantly. Just when you think the struggle is over, one member from each rivaling family suddenly goes missing.
Wonka Presents! 'The Story of Diva' - Part one by Madeleine Masterson
Series: The Wonka Stories. Price: Free! Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Bad fairy crouched in the chest. Able to squeeze and squash into places rather like a mouse, she nestled there now; her purpose fulfilled as it was to read the Spell locked in there, and cast by good fairy for a puppy called Diva. The Spell unfolds, and through Diva we encounter the mortal world of beings and the clash of good and bad immortalised in the ancient kingdom of Fairy. It’s magic! x
Cruising in Villefranche by Marijke Bryden
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,690. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Europe, Fiction » Holiday » Family(4.00 from 1 review)
How would you react if your Mum announced you were going to live in the South of France for 6 months?
Is It My Birthday Yet? by Jon Lymon
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
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…
My Father's Day Gift by David Andrews
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,620. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Holiday » Family
“My Father’s Day Gift will have you remembering those in your life who saw something in you before you saw it in yourself.” - Wes Moore – Bestselling author of The Other Wes Moore.
My Birth Celebration Journal by Karen Jean Matsko Hood
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015 by Whispering Pine Press International, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
This decorative journal is the perfect companion to My Birth Celebration Scrapbook: Children’s Scrapbook Series. It’s a great tool for writing down your thoughts, favorite recipes, or simply keeping track of important reminders, personal notes, and special occasions. This journal is great for jotting down your own poetry and short stories, or use it to store addresses and phone numbers.
Destiny's Wish by Marissa Dobson
Series: Cedar Grove Medical. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,140. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Destiny’s dying wish isn’t meant for her mother’s ears…because what she wants more than anything is for her mother to have someone to love.
Hollow Heart by Sarah J. McNeal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,750. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Madeline Andrews is a grown up orphan. Sam Wilding made her feel part of his life, his family and swore he’d come home to her when the war ended, but he didn’t return. With the Valentine’s Ball just days away, the Wildings encourage Madeline to move forward with her life and open her heart to the possibilities. But Madeline is lost in old love letters and can’t seem to let go.
Fairy Christmas, Darling by Christine Arness
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,320. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Delaney struggles with her daughter’s worsening eyesight and their failing farm. She’s got a new neighbor, a veteran who suffers from PTSD, but the “never give up” attitude of Lilly and Delaney brings him back to life. A frightening flashback causes Charlie to retreat, but it’s Lilly’s fascination with fairies that brings them together as a family.
The New Born Year by Kris Ripper
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,010. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Alison Jennings followed her brother to California, and most of the time, she’s glad she did. But when her boyfriend dumps her on Christmas morning, she shows up on Truman’s doorstep to find him on his way out the door to the new beach house for the week. It turns out there’s a lot she doesn’t know about her brother, and Ally might discover some things she didn’t know about herself along the way.
A Taste of History (A Short Story with recipes included) by Glenda Diana
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,690. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Family reunions were not to Trey Richard’s liking…mostly when it consisted of people he hardly knew. And to make matters worse, his great grandparents were coming. Trey loved his Granny and Papaw Jack, but he never knew what to say to them. Papaw Jack, in his own way, was going to bring them together over a plate of homemade dishes and the history that went with them.