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Wish It Away by Adam Hughes
Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Holiday » Family(4.00 from 1 review)
Jeb hated Thanksgiving, because his family always made the holidays hard. It hadn't always been that way, though, because when he was younger, Thanksgiving was a golden occasion filled with love and food and warmth. Someday, he hoped, he would finally achieve his dream of becoming a cowboy and spending his holidays in the canyon or on the range. Then, he might really have reason to be thankful.
A Thanksgiving with Family by Irette Y. Patterson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,850. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Holiday » Family
A Black American short story - All Sandra wanted was a nice, Thanksgiving away from her country, Black American family with her new, sophisticated friends. When her cousin Ree Ree shows up unexpectedly, Sandra finds herself trying to reconcile how she grew up to the person she wants to be. A quick, humorous, holiday read of 3,640 words.
Little Joe's Christmas Tree by Eddie C Dollgener, Jr
Price: Free! Words: 10,960. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Short drama. Little Joe is a ten-year old boy who lives in a homeless shelter with his family. They are spending their first Christmas away from their Kansas farm. Little Joe learns that the shelter has no Christmas tree to celebrate the holiday season with, and strives to search for one to provide a little holiday cheer. Unfortunately, a severe winter storm threatens to stop his plans.
Cupid's Beau by Nan O'Berry
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,710. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2015 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Not quite sure Desiree believes in love, it takes the wink from a cupid to get her heart rolling in the right direction, but is Garrett Jefferson the man of her dreams, her Cupid's Beau?
Wonka Presents! 'The Story of Diva' - Part one by Madeleine Masterson
Series: The Wonka Stories. Price: Free! Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Bad fairy crouched in the chest. Able to squeeze and squash into places rather like a mouse, she nestled there now; her purpose fulfilled as it was to read the Spell locked in there, and cast by good fairy for a puppy called Diva. The Spell unfolds, and through Diva we encounter the mortal world of beings and the clash of good and bad immortalised in the ancient kingdom of Fairy. It’s magic! x
Is It My Birthday Yet? by Jon Lymon
Series: Is It Time Yet?. Price: Free! Words: 770. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Birthdays, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Five-year-old Murray really, really wants to be six. But his birthday is a long, long way away. While he waits for what seems like forever, he decides not to go to any more of his friend’s parties, because he just knows they won’t be as good as his. But when Murray’s birthday finally comes around, he’s in for a nasty surprise…
My Birth Celebration Journal by Karen Jean Matsko Hood
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015 by Whispering Pine Press International, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
This decorative journal is the perfect companion to My Birth Celebration Scrapbook: Children’s Scrapbook Series. It’s a great tool for writing down your thoughts, favorite recipes, or simply keeping track of important reminders, personal notes, and special occasions. This journal is great for jotting down your own poetry and short stories, or use it to store addresses and phone numbers.
Hollow Heart by Sarah J. McNeal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,750. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014 by Prairie Rose Publications. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Madeline Andrews is a grown up orphan. Sam Wilding made her feel part of his life, his family and swore he’d come home to her when the war ended, but he didn’t return. With the Valentine’s Ball just days away, the Wildings encourage Madeline to move forward with her life and open her heart to the possibilities. But Madeline is lost in old love letters and can’t seem to let go.
A Taste of History (A Short Story with recipes included) by Glenda Diana
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,690. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family
Family reunions were not to Trey Richard’s liking…mostly when it consisted of people he hardly knew. And to make matters worse, his great grandparents were coming. Trey loved his Granny and Papaw Jack, but he never knew what to say to them. Papaw Jack, in his own way, was going to bring them together over a plate of homemade dishes and the history that went with them.
A Heart for a Heart by Cheryl Pierson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,480. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Kiera Leslie is all set to welcome Cory Tiger into her home as a foster child. Orphaned and with a learning disability, Cory is looking forward to living with his tutor. Until his uncle shows up...Sam Tiger returns from military duty to find his deceased brother's son being taken in by a stranger. The boy needs his family—and Sam is it. He never expects the tutor to stand up to him.
The Tycoon's Cupid Surprise (a Valentine's novella) by Tabitha Robbins
Series: Holiday Babies, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,710. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Family(4.00 from 1 review)
Brooke Hart has no time for romance. Three months ago, she became legal guardian of a newborn. If only her florist shop did well enough to pay the bills. Xander Drake enjoys turning struggling businesses around...and spending time with intelligent, beautiful, headstrong women, like Brooke. When he meets her baby boy, a perfect plan takes shape, including the Valentine's Day surprise of her life.
Daniel Duck Meets the Easter Bunny by Veronica Anderson-Stamps
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,110. Language: American English. Published: April 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Daniel Duck doesn't like Easter or the Easter Bunny. He doesn't think that any of it is real. When the Easter Bunny doesn't come to the Grove, everyone is sad. Daniel Duck decides that its up to him to save the day.
The Haywood Family Christmas Letter by Jenna Noel
Price: Free! Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Holiday » Family(5.00 from 1 review)
When a young teenage girl takes over the responsibility of writing her family's Christmas letter, some pretty blunt and humorous revelations are made.
The Box by Leonard Little
Price: Free! Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas(4.67 from 3 reviews)
The Box is heart warming tale of a magician's box that's been passed down through four generations,
Bethania's Broomsticks by Amy Stilgenbauer
Series: Season of the Witch, Part 2. Price: Free! Words: 11,140. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Holiday » Family(5.00 from 1 review)
Despite being born 700 years apart, Alice and Bethania have a lot in common. For one thing, they both believe that the same little boy is their son.
Hero For A Day by Timothy Rodgers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Inspirational
Join seven year old Phil in this short story on an unforgettable Fourth of July. The story takes place in the early 90's.
Christmas Tales by Connie Cockrell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Family
A mix of western, modern and scifi, this collection brings together short stories that explore human kindness and charity.