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A Firefly for Thanksgiving
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
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 » Holiday » Family
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 » Literature » Literary
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 » Family
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.
First Noel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011 by Four Moons Books. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Holiday » Family
A forty-something Southerner, who never really cared much for the holidays, is thrown head first into his wife's family and enters a world of lavish decoration and an abundance of yuletide cheer. Although jaded by his past experiences and irritated by new relatives, through patience and his wife's love, he starts to believe in the power of Christmas and the beauty of this Holy season.
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 » Holiday » Family
(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.
Three Christmas Tales
Price: $1.76 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Rubbish Christmas, Christmas Love, The Explorer's Christmas...Hunted street kids, child slavery, and an explorer starving and lost in the Frozen North. The Christmas message for grown-ups. And no syrup with that. But with happy endings...
The Last Christmas Letter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,120. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Holiday » Family
“Kristine Kathryn Rusch’s eerie and slow-starting ‘The Last Christmas Letter’ decisively delivers the Twilight Zone’s trademark out-of-this-world wonder…exceptional, with vivid characters and some mind-bending narrative moments.” Publishers Weekly
Christmas Cars
Price: Free! Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Tom Stewart enters the car decorating Christmas contest that his small town holds every year. He wants to buy his family some sweet Christmas gifts with the $500 dollar prize, but as he designs his car he discovers that even if his Christmas season isn't perfect he still has a lot of blessings.
Memories, Mother and a Christmas Addiction
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011 by Five Rivers Publishing info@5rivers.org. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Author Lorina Stephens offers up three tender Christmas stories about Barbara Brown, from ages four through fifteen, set against the backdrop of the Great Depression, WWII, and the indigence of a fatherless home.
Christmas With the Kings, Kings of Montana Bonus Book
Price: Free! Words: 42,460. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Ethan Prescott didn't set out to have a horrible holiday. Instead, he was looking for an idyllic getaway with his girlfriend in Montana. But from the beginning nothing went right, and especially not the fact that he fell in love with a local. Now his life is in a tailspin as he tries to figure out not only what he wants, but how to have it all. And with a little help from the Kings, maybe he can.
Shoes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Urban
(4.00 from 1 review)
A dying homeless man promises a reward to a friend if he will take him to a church at Christmas. When they arrive, the homeless man discovers the church has suffered some deterioration.
Christmas on Ladybug Farm
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,680. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Book 4 in the popular Ladybug Farm series! Lindsay, Cici and Bridget remember past Christmases as they wait for a loved one on Christmas Eve. This short novella includes bonus holiday recipes.
Snow's a No Show on Snow Day! - A Cute Christmas Story for Kids Age 5 & Up
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays, Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
Katie started the day excited that it was Snow Day. Then she looked outside and saw that there was no snow where she was, only in the city where she went to school. But what she thought was going to be boring day stuck at home, might just turn out to be one wonderful Snow Day. Will it snow for Katie before the day is over? A short story of approximately 1370 words
How Hattie Helped the Holidays
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,390. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
The citizens of Rudeville are too busy taking care of their own needs, while ignoring the needs of others. For them, Christmas is a time of getting, not giving. One little girl has grown sad, seeing the kindness they throw away. Hattie gets the big guy involved--Santa--and tries to show the Rudies what they have discarded is the greatest gift they could ever receive.
Grandpa's Gift
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Eight-year-old Alexander Billingsworth is having a very bad year. His best friend’s brother told him there was no Santa Claus. Now he sees the holiday as one big lie. That is, until his Grandpa gives him a very special gift that will answer his questions once and for all.
The Tree Nobody Wanted
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,810. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Christmas Eve, 1946. Brooklyn—the poor side, the tough side, Brownsville. The Christmas tree sellers have turned off their lights and gone home. The lots are empty except for a few forlorn trees that nobody wanted. An eleven-year-old boy goes out to choose one to take home to the apartment he shares with his grandmother. What follows is part fable, part remembrance, part miracle.
Weihnachts-Burn-out
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,810. Language: German. Published: November 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Rüdiger liebt die Adventszeit und Heiligabend über alles. Seit seiner Kindheit gehört diese Tradition zu seinem Leben. Am vierten Advent möchte er die Kerzen am Adventskranz anzüden. Doch der Kranz ist nicht mehr da. Hat Verena, seine Verlobte ihn entsorgt? Oder was ist über Nacht passiert?
Candy Canes are NOT for Breakfast! - A Cute Christmas Story for Kids Age 6 & Up
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays, Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
Brad is just mad about Candy Canes! He's ever eating one at the breakfast table. Brad discovers that his mom has tucked another Candy Cane into his lunch box and spends his ride to school hatching a plan to secretly eat his lovely Candy Cane in class. Find out why Brad should have listened to his teacher! A cute Christmas story for kids age 6 and up. A short story of approximately 1300 words
A Hollywood Christmas Carol - A Heartwarming Christmas Ghost Story for All the Family
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,120. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays, Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
Former Child Star Ms Rouge is a mean and moody miser. She's horrible to her long-suffering Personal Assistant, Rob Pratchett, shuns the niece she once loved dearly, and is even rude to carol singers! A modern Hollywood take on 'A Christmas Carol' by Charles Dickens. A Heartwarming Christmas story for the whole family, age 8 and up. A novella of approximately 10,400 words.