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An Old-Fashioned Christmas Tree by Julia H. West
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011 by Callihoo Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Science fiction short story. Life on the new colony world is good now, and Camille is surrounded by her loving family. So why isn't Camille happy this Christmas? Why do memories of death and deprivation haunt her?
The Family by the Shore by June Davies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,430. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
An Air Mail letter and wallet of photographs from Hong Kong bring startling news for Laura Robbins and her younger brother and sister at Spryglass, the tall old house facing the wild English seashore. Since their mother died, Laura's cared for James and little Becky at Spryglass while their father, Ken, is at sea. Laura's happy and content, but Dad's news from overseas changes everything forever.
Christmas Wishes: Laura's Story by R. Barri Flowers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,250. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Laura Kettleton, 15, has memorized her Top 10 Christmas wish list. She never believed some silly wishes could change her life. Until the science teacher (disguised as the Wizard of Wishes) talks her into wishing upon a fake star at a school dance. Soon her life is turned upside down when the wishes come true. Is she dreaming or is it real? This fantasy holiday tale will resonate with teens.
True Love Can Be Great by Robert Blackmer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,260. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
This is an intriguing fictional story that came to the author in a dream about a young Pilot and a Socialite. He created an imaginary story of two ordinary yet not so ordinary people. There are a number of surprises in many of the chapters, which tend to promote learning experiences and goodwill.
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.
To Face The Past by Karen Abbott
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 37,400. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When Eva Cunningham begins a new job as assistant manager at a hotel in south Wales the last person she expects to meet is Matt Talbot, the man she divorced three years ago. When perplexing incidents that threaten the hotel's future occur, Eva and Matt have to work together to save the hotel's reputation. Can Eva re-evaluate the incidents in the past that destroyed their marriage?
A Belt Buckle for Camilla by Tom Mach
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?
The gift that saved Christmas by D.A. Hughes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,800. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays, Fiction » Holiday » Family
This is a story one little boy’s generosity at Christmas time. It follows the child’s unselfish gift to Santa Claus all the way to the North Pole.
A Filly Called Easter by Laura Hesse
Series: The Holiday, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,230. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Holiday » Family
When Linda McCloud talks her father into buying the beautiful and very pregnant palomino filly called Easter at the local livestock auction, Doc Martin quickly becomes a regular visitor to the McCloud family farm. When Mother Nature unleashes her fury, it's up to Linda and her friends to save Easter and the unborn foal. Hope comes in the form of an unlikely ally. (loosely based on true story)
Pony Express Christmas by Sigmund Brouwer
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 22,010. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
This heartwarming tale of a Pony Express rider and his encounter with a father and his boy in a blizzard on the prairie is a beautiful Christmas tale by well-known author Sigmund Brouwer.
Christmas Surprises - A Collection of Christmas Stories for Families by N. Beetham Stark
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,210. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Christmas Surprises is a compilation of stories about the trials of life that many people face. In most cases, the characters manage to solve their problems with Christian foresight and through the love, forgiveness and charity that are part of the Christmas spirit. You will not find Santa Claus here, but the stories are not "preachy" nor overly religious either.
Otter Bend Lake Revisited by Graham Murray
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2011 by Living Books USA. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Many years have passed since Otter Bend Lake and ‘Old Arthur’. History has a habit of repeating itself. Once again, OBL is the venue for a one-in-a-million chance meeting.
Christmas Secrets by N. Beetham Stark
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,890. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Holiday » Family
A collection of twelve original Christmas stories for the whole family. These stories provide inspiration at Christmas, highlighting the problems that people face and how they manage to conquer their problems during the Christmas season. They are nondenominational, though one story references Catholic traditions.
Mother's Day Anthology: A Mother's Love is always Abundant by XoXo Publishing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,490. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
A selection of short stories, poetry, memoirs and recipes to celebrate your Mom on Mother's Day.
A CHRISTMAS DREAM Faith, Hope and Charity by Louis Jasper
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,170. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Sylvester Calabrello and his family face a precarious Christmas with his grandson Joey diagnosed with a cancerous brain tumor. Sylvester is determined to give Joey a very special Christmas. However, unbeknownst to Sylvester, Jesus has blessed his family and has chosen eight-year-old Joey to be His righteous leader to usher in His second coming. Jesus’ plans start to unfold in Joey’s dream.
Christmas In America by Mathis B. Rogers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,610. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Janice Bridges was born in Rapid City, SD, but her parents moved to Jamaica after wards. She has never seen the snow, or felt the cold. This Christmas the family chooses to spend in Rapid City. Will she freeze to death, or find warmth and romance from a friendly neighbor?