Fiction » Holiday » Family

Claustrophobic
By Reese Reed
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,910. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
A modern twist on a classic tale, “Claustrophobic” gives Mrs. Claus’s perspective on the beginning of the Santa Claus story.
Hope For The Holidays
By Dana Taylor
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,520. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(4.00 from 1 review)
Raise your spirits with these three stories of hope, family, and a touch of the angelic. During the Great Depression, "Shiny Green Shoes" bring hope to a town down on its luck. A woman caught in a natural disaster changes her priorities through "Refiner's Fire." Los Angeles, 1960--A failing actress is transformed by a little girl and her celestial companions in "Patty's Angels".
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.
Written on the Wind
By Gwen Kirkwood
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,690. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Sheana Lyon has made personal sacrifices to hold together her remaining family, including her young brother. She is determined to make their small Scottish farm into a viable business but a new neigbour arrives with a hidden agenda which threatens Sheana, as well as the local community. She prepares to fight whatever the cost to herself.
A New Beginning
By Gwen Kirkwood
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,540. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Normally quiet and restrained Veronica Kennedy has had a trying day after vandals targeted her van so sparks fly when she first meets the taciturn Simon Cole. Fate has dealt them both a cruel blow but it is fate which slowly draws them together. Without realising it their feelings towards each other begin to change. .
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.
True Love Can Be Great
By Robert Blackmer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,260. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: 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 Silver Link - The Silken Tie
By Gwen Kirkwood
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,010. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
A short novel set on a sheep farm in the Scottish Borders, where past feuds are still remembered. It is full of intrigue and romance.
To Face The Past
By Karen Abbott
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 37,400. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
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 Filly Called Easter
By Laura Hesse
Series: The Holiday, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,260. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
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. Category: 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. 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.
A Cricket's Christmas: The Bethlehem Story
By David G. Hennessey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,840. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
Chirp is a cricket living in a Bethlehem manger. He thinks he has no gifts or talents and wonders why he can't climb in the rafters like his spider friends. He is about to experience all the miracles that accompanied the birth of Jesus Christ, and it will change his life and that of his friends forever.
Dropped Out in Godzone
By Craig Lock
Price: $3.90 USD. Words: 30,400. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Our two, three, four, five years down under in New Zealand (kiwiland)...and I'm still damn well here ten years later! and LOVING it even more. A South African's and "exile Kiwi's" light-hearted look at life in laid-back, provincial New Zealand.. Eventually life in "Sleepy Hollow" became so quiet that we decided to write a book about it although there were one or two adventures from time to time
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?
Home for the Holidays
By David Bowser
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 36,980. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2010. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
The Miller triplets are appalled by their widowed father's behavior. He seems to care more about his gold-digging finance than he does about his own kids. Even worse, Dad put their spunky grandmother-- head of the family candy company-- in a nursing home against her will. Setting out to spring Granny Big Red,the kids soon prove that trouble comes in threes. Apparently, so does love...
Gone But Not Forgotten: A Christmas Story
By D.M. Wilmes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,780. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2010. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
While quail hunting in the woods of his Uncle’s farm, an unexpected encounter leads Clay to Hartwin, a quaint little town along the Missouri River. During his visit, Clay finds new hope by discovering the fragility of life and family, and the timeless influence of choice through the lives of those that lived before him. The journey leads him full circle—back to the woods where it all began.