Fiction » Holiday » Family

Toys, Lights and Trinkets
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,370. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing, LLC. 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.
The Perfect Christmas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Family
The spirit of Christmas helps two sisters make peace with an abusive past.
The Christmas Star
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,350. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012 by Overlook Connection Press. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Family
The Christmas Star is Christopher Fahy's heartwarming new holiday story that finds one man in a unique situation to discover what life is truly about. When a man is rescued from his snow bank car accident, he meets a family that doesn't have much, but indeed has everything. His self discovery with this family brings us the wonderful and enlightning tale. A tale of hope, love and humanity.
The Perfectest Christmas Tree in the Whole Wide World - A Cute Christmas Story for the Whole Family
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,460. Language: American English. Published: November 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Penny's mom is a fuss-pot, which makes Penny a fuss-pot too. But when mom spends so much time looking all around the whole town for the perfect Christmas tree, everywhere ends up sold out before they get one. No Christmas tree for the holidays! Can anything save the day - and Christmas - for Penny? A Cute Christmas Story for the Whole Family of approx. 1,200 words. Suitable for ages 5 and up.
Not a Drop to Drink
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.
Breaking Away
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Zoe’s spent fifteen years living in her sister’s shadow. Armed with only a fake ID and a pair of killer shoes, she’s about to move into the light. Breaking Away is a short story.
(Abue)Lita's Garden Journey
Price: $2.88 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Great for children & kids-at-heart of all ages...9 to 99. A MUST READ! Watch Paco grow into a man under the impactful influence of his beloved grandparent. How will she keep her promise to 'never leave'? Related projects include: gardening, applique, visiting elder care facilities and going to the farmer's market. Paco's gardening hat is symbolic for following one's CHRIST-given purpose. POIGNANT.
No Moor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Buddy doesn't like Carl. Carl doesn't like Buddy. Nan doesn't like Mum. Mum doesn't like Nan. Dad is too afraid to express a preference. Jill's had enough of the lot of them. This is what happens when a family day out goes bad. No Moor is a short story.
ItchyFootMum
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,390. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
An experienced house-swapper, I was used to living in other people's houses. But this was an unusual proposal. Exchanging houses and the kids' school places with a family in France.... It was true I had 'itchy feet'. OK, so this wouldn't be South East Asia, and it would be for only a month, but hey, why not?? It might calm the itching for a bit…… or would it?
Petermanns Chaos
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,010. Language: German. Published: August 17, 2012 by Annette Paul. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
In dem wohlgeordneten Leben des pedantischen Wilhelm Petermanns bricht Chaos aus, als sich seine lebhafte Schwester mit drei kleinen Kindern, Hund und Katze bei ihm einnistet.
The MacLosers
Price: Free! Words: 27,200. Language: English (Scottish dialect). Published: August 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Holiday » Family
(3.23 from 13 reviews)
An unemployed architect thinks his prayers have been answered when he inherits a Scottish village. But when he takes his dysfunctional family to the Highlands, he finds the place in shambles, the locals standoffish, and the cunning caretaker determined to steal the property out from under him.
Revelation! From Easter to Pentecost in 100 words a day
Series: The Bible in 100 Words a Day. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,610. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Holiday » Family
An illustrated page-a-day calendar for the period from Easter to Pentecost
Thanksgiving! From Eden to Eternity in 100 words a day
Series: The Bible in 100 Words a Day. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Christian » Historical
An illustrated page-a-day calendar for November and Thanksgiving
Easter! Creation to Salvation in 100 words a day
Series: The Bible in 100 Words a Day. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,680. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Christian » Historical
An illustrated page-a-day calendar for Lent, from Ash Wednesday to Easter Sunday
Pen Pals
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 24,750. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Holiday » Family
PEN PALS is novel that tells the story of two women – Bernie from Newark, New Jersey and Mags from Sheffield, England – through the letters they wrote to each other as pen pals from 1955 to the present. It was inspired by my mother's real-life relationship with her pen pal that lasted for over 50 years.
Waiting
You set the price! Words: 410. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
A funny Mother's Day story written in a poem, about a family fishing trip with mom and dad, and the kid that just can't seem to get there. Also checkout new stories by T. D. Hilliard writing as Dr. Theo.
A Firefly for Thanksgiving
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Holiday » Family
War is never fair and Afghanistan is a long way from sunny California. Jason knew the first time he met Karyn in the book store that she was unique. They soon found that war is an enemy and so is time. Love will find a way home.
The Oyster Tapper
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,570. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Inspirational
The Oyster tapper takes you into the lives of Soames and Pedro. It all began with their younger years, growing up in the sixties as best friends. Their shared love of Dune buggy’s and trail bike races and, Pedro’s working life in the oyster factory shucking oysters each day after school. However, one day, quite by chance, they discover Soames has a unique and valuable gift!
A walk through my memory lane
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.
Dear Santa, All I Want for Christmas is a Talking Snowman! Love...Timmy - A Cute Christmas Story for Kids Age 6 & Up
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Timmy sent his letter to Santa early this year – he thought he might need some extra time to find his present since talking snowmen aren't exactly common. As the snow falls on Christmas Eve and Timmy is too excited to sleep, will something magical happen to make his wish come true? A cute Christmas story for kids age 6 and up. A short story of approximately 2,900 words.