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Secret Santa
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,850. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Ten-year old Terry Barr discovers one day just before Christmas that his little brother has found Santa’s stash of toys. The secret of Santa is out now, and as Terry tries to help his mother cover the story to retain his brother’s innocence, the world of secrets, conspiracies, and emotional entanglements for him only grows deeper.
A Miracle for Christmas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,230. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Inspirational
Michael Slanders only wants a steady job and a family of his own, but instead he lives from hand to mouth with his sick mother. Fired a week before Christmas and down on his luck, Mike needs nothing short of a miracle. Sometimes, goodness prevails. Sometimes, magic is made.
A Little book of Mumagination
Series: Wellbeing, Book 3. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
This small book is designed to be read by mums. Hopefully if they like the short imaginative stories, they can then adapt the stories and tell them, in their own words to their child/children using the pictures.Goes hand in hand with Super Nature Imagination and Imagination City, Broken Toy and Thing hospital. Imagination is a powerful tool, nowadays used by sports and businesses alike. Introduci
The Waking House
You set the price! Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
A matriarch's death brings her three children back to the house where they grew up. This short story first appeared in Line Zero Issue 5, November 2011.
Mother-in-Laws! It is Time to Payback!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,320. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Tony is only in his fifties, but he has already been married six times. And even though his marital relationships have failed, he has still maintained a loving relationship with all his mother-in-laws. Unbeknownst to Tony, they all decide to surprise Lucia (Tony's daughter) for her birthday. With all his mother-in-laws under one roof the next few days turn out to be quite interesting for Tony
A Day of Thanksgiving
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » General, Fiction » Holiday » Family
The McFarland Family is struck by tragedy, but they will not let their bad fortune stop them from completing their mission to help others
Man in the Corner: A Holiday Story
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
Mae Taylor and her son Josiah just want to be left alone after the divorce. Their plans to start over solo are jostled when they move next door to Mr. Tom, a lonely widower and retired school teacher. Together, this unlikely trio finds a second chance at faith, hope and love with help from Gettysburg, cookbooks, an attic secret and two 'Christmas ghosts.'
Two Tales for Christmas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Two Christmas-y short stories — "Nativity" and "Nolan McGarry: Space Hobo."
Mother Maiden Crone
Series: Ring Dreams, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Yule Celebration with the DeFliehr witches in Jezebel Jorge's Ring Dream series.
Toys, Lights and Trinkets
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,370. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Family
The stories in this eclectic trilogy are unrelated, except for their setting at the end of year holiday season. The first must be saddled with the based on true events disclaimer; the next is related just the way it really happened; and the last story is pure fantasy.
The Perfect Christmas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Family
The spirit of Christmas helps two sisters make peace with an abusive past.
The Perfectest Christmas Tree in the Whole Wide World - A Cute Christmas Story for the Whole Family
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,460. Language: American English. Published: November 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Penny's mom is a fuss-pot, which makes Penny a fuss-pot too. But when mom spends so much time looking all around the whole town for the perfect Christmas tree, everywhere ends up sold out before they get one. No Christmas tree for the holidays! Can anything save the day - and Christmas - for Penny? A Cute Christmas Story for the Whole Family of approx. 1,200 words. Suitable for ages 5 and up.
Not a Drop to Drink
Price: Free! Words: 19,010. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012 by Alfie Dog Limited. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Holiday » Family
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a collection of seven short stories on the theme of water, all written by Patsy Collins.
Breaking Away
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Zoe’s spent fifteen years living in her sister’s shadow. Armed with only a fake ID and a pair of killer shoes, she’s about to move into the light. Breaking Away is a short story.
(Abue)Lita's Garden Journey
Price: $2.29 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Great for children & kids-at-heart of all ages...9 to 99. A MUST READ! Watch Paco grow into a man under the impactful influence of his beloved grandparent. How will she keep her promise to 'never leave'? Related projects include: gardening, applique, visiting elder care facilities and going to the farmer's market. Paco's gardening hat is symbolic for following one's CHRIST-given purpose. POIGNANT.
No Moor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Buddy doesn't like Carl. Carl doesn't like Buddy. Nan doesn't like Mum. Mum doesn't like Nan. Dad is too afraid to express a preference. Jill's had enough of the lot of them. This is what happens when a family day out goes bad. No Moor is a short story.
ItchyFootMum
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,390. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
An experienced house-swapper, I was used to living in other people's houses. But this was an unusual proposal. Exchanging houses and the kids' school places with a family in France.... It was true I had 'itchy feet'. OK, so this wouldn't be South East Asia, and it would be for only a month, but hey, why not?? It might calm the itching for a bit…… or would it?
Revelation! From Easter to Pentecost in 100 words a day
Series: The Bible in 100 Words a Day. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,610. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Holiday » Family
An illustrated page-a-day calendar for the period from Easter to Pentecost
Thanksgiving! From Eden to Eternity in 100 words a day
Series: The Bible in 100 Words a Day. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Christian » Historical
An illustrated page-a-day calendar for November and Thanksgiving
Easter! Creation to Salvation in 100 words a day
Series: The Bible in 100 Words a Day. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,680. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Christian » Historical
An illustrated page-a-day calendar for Lent, from Ash Wednesday to Easter Sunday