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Black Tuesday
By Sonya C. Dodd
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 61,810. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
A day which rocked the world and shook the heart of a family. This is a tale of betrayal and the strength of family ties. Set in 1929, this novel explores the effect of Black Tuesday on a family far away in Norfolk, England.
Ruin
By Crooked Cat publishing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,480. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
What would you do with £33,000,000? Buy a stately home? Become a celebrity? Give it away? These questions suddenly become real to the O'Leary family when daughter Maxine wins the lottery. It seems that all their worries are behind them, and their dreams can finally come true.
О любви
By Александр Громов
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 82,110. Language: Russian. Published: November 30, 2013 by kypit-knigu.ru. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
NaNoWriMo 2013 book. Last updated 2013-11-30 09:12:37
Goal reached!
К двадцати четырем годам у Вадима были — высшее гуманитарное образование, признаки болезненной самовлюбленности, склонность к лени, а также оставшаяся от бабки, двухкомнатная квартира. Не было же у него по большому счету многого: ни настоящей дружбы , ни настоящей любви и не было никакой жизненной определенности.
Short Shorts & Longer Tales
By John Muir
Price: Free! Words: 54,280. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
0.5 star(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.
My Mauritius
By Paolo Rossetti
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,450. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
“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.
Und tschüss
By Sigrid Wohlgemuth
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 94,800. Language: German. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
Heribert Zopes, Kölner, kündigt, verlässt untreue Ehefrau. Kreta, Singleclub! Ehefrau, Exchef tauchen auf. Verzwickte Situationen, anhaltende Berg- und Talfahrt. Durch kretische Mentalität entdeckte Lebensweise. Hält sie im Kölner Alltag stand?
A Home for the Holidays
By Firefly Anthology
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,240. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011 by Firefly & Wisp Publishing. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
12 holiday stories to warm your heart for Christmas. An anthology from Firefly & Wisp Publishing. Authors: Dana Piazzi, Sylvia May Mitchell, Lisa Morgan, Sky Diamond, Danielle Lee Zwissler, A.L. Flagg, Brenda Hastings, Theresa Oliver, J.S. Wilsoncroft, Rebecca Nolan, Nikki Shah, Earl Duncan
Sun Valley, ST Moritz in Cowboy Boots
By madeline hartmann
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 78,200. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
A love story set in a glamous ski resort with the Sun Valley high life, work life and ranching. It is fiction. Some laughs, some tears, lots of fun. The people are fiction but much of the action is real. Stuff I lived thru and experienced.
Christmas Lites
By CreativeReviewPub
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,580. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Dive into a world of variety—a world of spirit with this Creative Reviews anthology. What better way to celebrate the holiday season than with some short stories that entertain and encompass the true meaning of Christmas? All proceeds of this book will be donated to the NCADV.
The Cowboy's Christmas Plan
By Shanna Hatfield
Series: Grass Valley Cowboys, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,060. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
When her fiance elopes with his secretary a week before their wedding, Cadence Greer doesn't know what to do. Deciding to start over fresh somewhere new, she visits her aunt in Oregon in hopes of figuring out what to do with the rest of her life. The last thing she planned on was falling in love with a cowboy.
Duft der Heimat
By Sigrid Wohlgemuth
Price: $3.92 USD. Words: 112,090. Language: German. Published: October 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
Zwei Freundinnen, zwei unterschiedliche Wünsche. Beide leben in einem griechischen Bergdorf. Anna wünscht sich eines Tages mit ihrem Freund über den Kölner Weihnachtsmarkt zu gehen und Thalia möchte Kinder. Durch unvorhergesehene Ereignisse, werden ihre Wünsche unerreichbar. Oder werden sie eines Tages doch noch wahr?
The Family by the Shore
By June Davies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,430. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Category: 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: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,260. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
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.
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. Category: 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.
Christmas Secrets
By N. Beetham Stark
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,890. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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.
A CHRISTMAS DREAM Faith, Hope and Charity
By Louis Jasper
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,170. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2011. Category: 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.
Slow Time
By Jennifer Manson
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 62,380. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Inspiring Fiction set in New Zealand. The only thing certain in life is change. I came home from university to find my once thriving home town is dying, and none of the people who raised me have had the heart to turn it around. With my fresh new Business degree it’s obvious: I’m the one. But how can I? How can I even begin to turn all those relationships, with all those people, upside down?
Law of Attraction
By Jennifer Manson
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 58,000. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Inspiring fiction. About any life there are many stories that can be told: happy, sad, tragic, comic. Julia thinks she has her future mapped out, until the unexpected happens, and the life she planned is gone. Now it’s up to her to decide: is she staring at a blank future, or a blank canvas, on which she can create something beautiful?
Christmas Wishes
By Deborah MacGillivray
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,730. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2010 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Stories ranging from very old-fashioned Christmases to modern tales of love, romance and holiday wishes. The power to believe can work miracles - wishes can come true...love heals hearts. Deborah MacGillivray, Leanne Burroughs, Amber Dawn Bell, Billie Warren Chai, Cheryl Alldredge, Kimberly Ivey, Kimberly Grant, Patty Howell, Rebecca Andrews, Shelli Stevens, Gerri Bowen
The Old Occidental Writers' Hotel
By Jennifer Manson
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 74,090. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Inspiring fiction. Lisa's approach to life has always been wild optimism with a back-up plan of burying her head in the sand. When she finds herself without husband, home or income, it becomes clear these strategies won't work. With survival a pressing concern, wouldn't it make sense to forget her dream - to renovate a hotel – and focus on the need to renovate her life?