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Thoughts and Observations on the Holidays by Steven Olofson
Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
I have enjoyed writing and creating my own Christmas / Holiday cards for many years. This booklet contains a collection of 22 of those observations or 1,834 words, prayers, wishes and thoughts on the Holidays. I hope that you enjoy them as much as I enjoy writing.
A Highland Sorcery Christmas by Clover Autrey
Series: Highland Sorcery, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 26,400. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Alexander is so close to weakening the monsters who have replaced humans at the top of the food chain. But when he gets near one of the beasts to test his formula, the monster takes a bite out of him and mentally downloads everything Alexander knows. Now it’s up to his family to fight for his life in the past and the future if they are to save him and spare the world.
The Scarab Heart (US Edition) by Michael Gallagher
Series: The Involuntary Medium (US Editions), Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,760. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013 by Seventh Rainbow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Egypt, 1885. Theft and murder are afoot at an archeological dig in the Valley of the Kings. Lizzie Blaylock, a young materializing medium of some renown, and her mentor, Miss Otis, thought they were there to vacation, especially as Lizzie has decided she wants nothing more to do with her powers. Her powers, however, have other things in mind.
Silent Night: A Christmas Collection by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 51,250. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Kristine Kathryn Rusch, called one of the best short story writers of her generation, has compiled ten of her favorite Christmas stories. The stories run from fantasy (Nutball Season, Doubting Thomas, Substitutions) to mainstream (Stille Nacht) to science fiction (Boz, Loop, A Taste of Miracles) to mystery (Rehabilitation, Snow Angels, The Moorhead House).
Eric Bipple and The Search for the Missing Teddy Bears by Kenneth Holmes
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 21,980. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Somehow all of the Teddy Bears at Santa's North Pole workshop have disappeared. Santa calls on Eric Bipple to solve the mystery. He travels through his computer to the North Pole where he uses his electronic wizardary to find the culprits and prevent the disaster that would have occurred if the yearly supply of teddy bear had not been available for the Christmas season.
Zero Gravity by Deep Bora
Price: $199.00 USD. Words: 13,080. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
A science fiction story involving inter planetary star fields' agents. At a different time the chief of inter-planetary star fields intelligentsia, teaches the investigator "how to keep one's mind cool at all times. His lessons continue, on remaining unperturbed even while fighting at close combat positions; utilising the strength of an opponent to win.
Santa and Other Christmas Criminals by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,430. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Think about it: Santa sneaks in during the dead of night. He steals cookies, drinks some milk, maybe tracks ashes all over the living room. Yeah, he leaves presents, but maybe that’s just a cover for more nefarious behavior. Who knows…besides Santa himself? This five story collection includes the stories Doubting Thomas, Snow Angels, Substitutions, Rehabilitation and Nutball Season.
О любви by Александр Громов
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 82,110. Language: Russian. Published: November 30, 2013 by kypit-knigu.ru. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Holiday » FamilyNaNoWriMo 2013 book. Last updated 2013-11-30 09:12:37
К двадцати четырем годам у Вадима были — высшее гуманитарное образование, признаки болезненной самовлюбленности, склонность к лени, а также оставшаяся от бабки, двухкомнатная квартира. Не было же у него по большому счету многого: ни настоящей дружбы , ни настоящей любви и не было никакой жизненной определенности.
Sparrow Swift Moves (International Intrigue) by Allan R. Wallace
Series: Escaping Tyranny eXpat ePulps, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Sparrow Swift #4, Swift Moves. Sometimes you get a choice, sometimes there's no time to consider, both times your best move may be to move. Sparrow and Sally Swift are there to help -- just ask for Sparrow Swift at any airport bar. Of all 36 ways to get out of trouble, the best way is -- leave. - Chinese Proverb
Doubting Thomas by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Six-year-old Tommy Ulrick saw Santas enter the Sutter house on Christmas Eve, the night the house got robbed. Tommy said Santa stole. No one believed him. When Tommy turns thirty, he decides to prove the Jolly Old Elf is one evil s.o.b. Tommy just doesn’t expect the J.O. Elf to threaten him. Turns out Santa takes that naughty or nice list very seriously. Very, very seriously.
Christmas at Glosser's by Robert Jeschonek
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,530. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Step back in time to Johnstown, Pennsylvania in 1975. Eleven-year-old Jack wants one thing for Christmas: to find out where his grandfather, Bub, runs off to every Christmas Eve. The trail leads him on a journey through Glosser Bros. at its most magical, but before the night is over, Jack must take a stand in the name of Johnstown, a stand that could change his life forever.
The Gift of the Miser by Colin A Borden
Series: The Chronicles of Houghington. Price: Free! Words: 14,070. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure(4.00 from 1 review)
When Fezziwig’s annual Christmas Ball is interrupted by a Flying Reindeer with news of a kidnapping, world famous hero/memoirist Walter S Houghington III must set out on an adventure to the frozen North to save an old friend — but is he already too late?
Words Can Kill (Ghostwriter Mystery 5) by C.A. Larmer
Series: Ghostwriter Mystery, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,640. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Max Farrell’s flatmate has just shown up dead in their Berlin unit and the hunky photographer has vanished, last spotted at a Swiss resort, a perky blonde by his side. Has Roxy Parker’s boyfriend run off with another woman or is his life on the line? Packing her bags and swallowing her pride, the ghostwriter must follow the clues to find her true love, while buckling up for the ride of her life!
Magic of Christmas by Ruth Macklin
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
About a man who goes out in the snow to find a Christmas tree. He becomes hurt. His sled dogs to find help. A woman comes to his aid. Takes him to his home to find his wife is having her baby
Riding Solo: Recollections in Western Taiwan by Xuyun Zeng
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,290. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Riding Solo: Recollections in Western Taiwan is a detailed summary of the many encounters that Xuyun Zeng experienced while biking through the many lonely roads on his quest from the south of Taiwan to Taipei. What started as a holiday turned out to be one of the most emotionally-wrenching trips that is filled with experiences from the outright bizarre to unexpected.
A Weed in Paradise by Charles Karia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,560. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Since the days of the Pharaohs, no man of African descent has risen in the world political stage than US president Mr Barack Obama.'A Weed in Paradise' is a narrative of slavery era prophecies in a thrilling a novel form. From Washington DC to Denver, Cairo, South Africa and finally Kenya, its race against time as these unique prophecies foretold long long time ago unfolds.
Beware Forever by Matthew Sawyer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014 by Matthew Sawyer. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban(4.00 from 1 review)
I tell a lot of stories about forgotten gods and breathing life into new creations. This one is absent that bringing-creatures-into-existence mythology. There are no monsters or devils in Beware Forever. This is not a meditation upon evil. Instead, here is the Greco-Roman god Cupid. And he has a dating service in the foothills of Los Angeles, California. Could anyone do a better job in this Age?
The English Daughter by Lindsay Townsend
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 103,120. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Corfu is a sunny, charming Greek island, but for Val Baker it is dark with secrets. What is Val's family hiding there, and who killed the young English girl Hilary ten years ago?
The Twelve Days of Christmas by Linda Swift
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,750. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2011 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Leigh and Russell, former sweethearts, are maneuvered into spending time together during the Christmas holidays. Recovering from a tragedy, Leigh vows never to be responsible for a child again. Russell faces deciding custody of his two daughters after his ex-wife remarries. Even as their attraction flares once more, how can they possibly overcome the obstacles life has placed between them?
I Want An Alien For Christmas by Nick Santora
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,210. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
On December 17th, when Theo Bartlett and his little sisters, Olivia and Sophie, went into the woods behind their house to investigate the explosion they heard, the last thing they thought they’d find would be Santa Clause’s sleigh, chock full of presents and an unexpected stowaway – a little green, ten-year-old alien named Gug!