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The Tree and Me
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Price: Free! Words: 31,760. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
It was December 18 and twenty year old Luke decided to look for a special Christmas tree. The divorce papers had been signed seven weeks earlier. Far away, in the night sky above a snow covered mountain, one pine tree had become a Christmas tree. It had a star on top, three red lights in its branches and three ornaments hanging underneath. Luke’s dull life changes as he encounters this tree.
Keeping Mum: Saturday 22nd March
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Price: Free! Words: 32,850. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
When modern-day Scrooge Hetty Loveridge saw the opportunity to exploit an inheritance tax loophole for her children, she took it. She need only live seven more years. One week shy, she keels over, dead. Peter and Kate get more than they bargained for as they attempt to fool the tax-man into believing their mother is still alive.
Short Shorts & Longer Tales
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Price: Free! Words: 54,360. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A collection of 13 wonderfully witty, superb suspense, and seriously sad fiction tales; situated in various locations from Japan, Australia, Philippines and New Zealand. The themes in the stories are as varied as the locations, with comedy, romance and suspense, sometimes in the one story. Lengths vary from 750 words to a 15,000 novella. Easily readable without a dictionary by your side.
The MacLosers
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Price: Free! Words: 27,200. Language: English (Scottish dialect). Published: August 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(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.
Christmas With the Kings, Kings of Montana Bonus Book
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Price: Free! Words: 42,460. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: 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 Beyond the Box
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Price: Free! Words: 27,580. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
(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."
The Holiday Collection
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Price: Free! Words: 47,680. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011 by CyberWitch Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
(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.
Shambles
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Price: Free! Words: 44,070. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Shambles is a collection of quick reads. Here you will find short stories, silly verse and something for the young at heart.