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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. Categories: 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. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Holiday » Family
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. Categories: 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. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays, Fiction » Holiday » Family
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. Categories: 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
Home for the Holidays by David Bowser
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 36,980. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2010. Categories: 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: 29,760. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Fantasy » General
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.
The Magic Of Christmas - Customs & Traditions from Around the World by Linda Alchin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,550. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Christmas is celebrated all around the world. Each country has different customs and traditions. Learn about the Christmas traditions around the world. Different countries celebrate in their own way including different dates, food, drinks which lead to a variety of diverse Christmas traditions around the World!
The Story of Santa Claus - The Secret Myths and Legends by Linda Alchin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,610. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Learn about Santa Claus! His history, origins and the legends and myths which surround him. Santa’s house in the North Pole, his sleigh, the reindeers and their names, Santa’s good and bad list and his helpers - the Christmas Elves. Stories, jokes, quotes and poems about Santa Claus. In fact, just about everything you need to know about Santa
Simply Christmas II by Cappy Rearick
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 39,290. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2010. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Simply Christmas will take you back to your childhood when things were simple. It will make you laugh or cry with every turn of the page. Written from the heart by award winning author, Cappy Hall Rearick, Simply Christmas very simply brings your holidays to life once again.
Stirring Wishes by Tara Manderino
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,870. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family(2.50 from 2 reviews)
Elise has only one goal in mind: to make this the best possible Christmas for her younger brother, Harry. Lord Richard Stilton likes having his home to himself. The last thing he appreciates is his brother bringing in a frozen waif.
Christmas Wishes by Deborah MacGillivray
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 92,120. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2010 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Holiday stories ranging from 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, Shelli Stevens
Bulk Goon by Martin Chambers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,040. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Holiday » Family(4.00 from 1 review)
When school leavers arrive at Rottnest Island for end-of-year celebrations they find overzealous police and no beer. But an aspiring business student hits upon a simple and profitable plan. Between parties on the beach, pies at the bakery, and lots of healthy outdoor activities, what could possibly go wrong?
A Highland Feast by Millie McQuarrie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,500. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Holiday » Family(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A beautiful story of how family, friendship and food can change your life. Set in the highlands of Scotland, this is the story of an average family escaping the city to start a new life. On their journey they meet a cast of fascinating and memorable characters and discover some wonderful recipes, each of which rounds off the chapters. A book to devour that leaves you wanting more.
The Book of Adam: Autobiography of the First Human Clone by Robert M. Hopper
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 114,430. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2010 by Doublethumb Press. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Science fiction » General(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Adam's memoir draws us into a world where it's soon common to have your genetic twin born after your death: the bigotry he faces in youth, haunting dreams of the man from whom he was cloned, and his inner search for his soul. A search shadowed by his fear of death and a multigenerational family drama in which, like the House Atreus, the players seem fated to struggle with the sins of the father.
A Long November and Other Tales of Christmas by Blake M. Petit
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,430. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Duncan Marks is fed up with Christmas arriving in October, but his wife and son are Yuletide nuts. To make matters worse, the sudden appearance of a mysterious spirit makes it clear that the future of Christmas itself may rely on Duncan finding a way to open his heart. Duncan's story, and eight others by author Blake M. Petit, will give you the gift of new favorites you'll re-read each year.