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My Mauritius by Paolo Rossetti
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,450. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Fiction » Holiday » Family
“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.
Essence of Humour by Alfie Dog Fiction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,720. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013 by Alfie Dog Limited. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Holiday » Family
‘Essence of Humour’ is a collection of short stories which brings together the best of humour writing from 17 authors across the globe.
Anah's War by Johanna van Rooy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,190. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Holiday » Family
On her eleventh birthday Anah received a red leather notebook from her favourite Aunty. It became a diary, a place for her secrets and for the next five years Anah tells of her life in Nijmegen and the war which creeps into every aspect of her existence. We watch Anah and her family negotiate the Nazi presence but still maintain a covert defiance as ordinary people experience extraordinary events.
Dysappearance: A Chronicle by mdcb
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,390. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Set in the small suburb of Campamento on the outskirts of Gibraltar,in the late 1960s,the fifteen-year-old narrator acts as the lens through which the events of one summer are viewed: her sister’s failed attempts at attracting the boy she seriously fancies, the betrayal by her university friend and the unorthodox parenting of her parents.
A Time in the Future by UC Poika
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 27,430. Language: American English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
A man sets out to tell stories to his family that they may learn things from them, and winds up sounding like a prophet. He later finds out he is going to die of a rare disease, and asks his wife's life long friend to care for his family after he is gone, and even sanctions his spouse's marriage to the life long friend of his wife. then everything falls apart with a surprise ending
December Frost by Thomas Mulroe
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,880. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
A year after the holiday season which changed everything for her entire family, Maeve McCarthy gathers with her grown children on Christmas Eve. While Catherine McCarthy's husband lay dying she was in another man's arms--his brother's. Just as the dust begins to settle, Maeve McCarthy and her family are in for a Christmas Surprise that will stir everything up again...
The Christmas Star by Christopher Fahy
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.
Petermanns Chaos by Eva Joachimsen
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 by Paul Moxham
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.
Pen Pals by Michael Griffo
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.
Christmas With the Kings, Kings of Montana Bonus Book by Vanessa Bartal
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.
Christmas on Ladybug Farm by Donna Ball
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.
Christmas Beyond the Box by Josh Langston
Price: Free! Words: 27,580. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The holidays mean many things to many people. "Christmas Beyond the Box" takes that notion a great deal farther, and provides some truly unconventional looks at the season from some extraordinary perspectives. Suitable for all but the very young, there's sure to be a tale worth re-telling in this collection for many Christmases to come. Includes bonus novel excerpt from "Under Saint Owain's Rock."
Twinkle, Twinkle Christmas Star by Deanna Martinez-Bey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,430. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011 by Emerging Edge Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Twinkle, Twinkle Christmas Star is the anticipated book by Deanna Polito-Laughinghouse. It is the story of one woman's story of faith, romance, and many unexpected events that occur during the Christmas holiday.
Sun Valley, ST Moritz in Cowboy Boots by madeline hartmann
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 78,200. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Categories: 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.
Chrissy's Wish by Trana Mae Simmons
Series: Paranormal/Time Travel. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,000. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011 by TM Simmons. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Chrissy is even willing to give up her one selfish wish for a dolly if God will only send someone to dry her Aunt Polly's tears for Christmas. Angels Jo and Matthew are assigned the task of fulfilling Chrissy's wish, but neither is too sure Sam, a face from Polly's past, is the right choice. Still, they are determined to fill these three lives with joy for Christmas and ever after.
Christmas Lites by CreativeReviewPub
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,580. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Holiday » Family(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 Ultimate Guide to Christmas on the Net 2011 edition by Kevin Fichtner
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,090. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Everything you need to get ready for Christmas so your family and you can sit back and relax!
The Holiday Collection by The Eclective
Price: Free! Words: 47,680. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011 by CyberWitch Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Holiday » Family(5.00 from 1 review)
“The Holiday Collection” is the second anthology of short stories from the Indie Eclective: A group of nine authors crossing genres. These holiday-themed stories range from serious to humorous, and all express the sentiments of the season in their own “Eclective” way.
Cutter, My Christmas Gift by Michael Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,500. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Every year tens of thousands of people face their first Christmas following the death of a parent. While a lucky few have no regrets about their choices and actions, many, like Peter Donnelly, are filled with self-reproach and sadness.