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El arte de vivir del dinero ajeno by Ivan Cosos
Series: Las Pecuniarias, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 34,620. Language: Spanish. Published: November 6, 2012. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure(5.00 from 8 reviews)
Ricardo sale de vacaciones unos días. En un pueblito de pastores hará una serie de inesperados descubrimientos sobre el lugar, sus gentes, sobre las finanzas y sobre sí mismo. A medio camino entre la narración y el ensayo filosófico, el libro aborda los fundamentos de la financiación, trazando meridianamente la distinción entre aquello que se conoce por inversión y lo que es simple especulación.
The Girl Who Tweaked Two Lions' Tails by Pierre Van Rooyen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 83,110. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure(5.00 from 5 reviews)
One of the greatest adventures involving a young girl ever told. Fourteen year old Angelina Freyer goes missing in the vicinity of Lake Kariba. Two weeks later, a hundred and fifty miles away at Victoria Falls .....
The Golden Amulet: a tale of Faerie by M. M. Fahren
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure(5.00 from 4 reviews)
"a ragamuffin-like Minstrel sacrifices himself to save a Princess and is shunned by a King. Years of peace and prosperity follow but eventually darkness befalls the kingdom at the hands of a Dark Wizard. The Minstrel, who proves to be an eternally youthful wonder, returns, and …." Andy Potter review
The Santa Shop by Tim Greaton
Price: Free! Words: 39,330. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2010 by Focus House Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Skip Ralstat is a man so steeped in grief that life seems no longer possible. After the death of his wife and child, Skip blames himself. He has given up his friends, his job, and even his home. Now, homeless, he survives on the mean streets of Albany. He knows he can't go on, that life must end. But will it? Come join Skip on his most unusual road to redemption.
Cheyenne & The Easter Bunny by Michael Ables, Jr
Price: Free! Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Magic, heart, strength, join Cheyenne as she ventures to prove that the Easter Bunny is real.
New Years Day by M. Matheson
Price: Free! Words: 5,720. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Inspirational(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In this short story, a serendipitous encounter sends an overly typical guy and America's most beautiful young starlet on a life-changing journey in her Ferrari.
A Hawaiian Shirt in Mexico by Keith Oakden-Rayner
Price: Free! Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure(5.00 from 1 review)
On his first afternoon in Mexico, George finds himself at a beach bar frequented by strange characters with even stranger pasts. As happy hour progresses, George's mood turns from confusion to disbelief. Who are these people? A Hawaiian Shirt in Mexico is a surreal ride for anyone who has looked at a bad invention and wondered, "why?"
Coconut Wireless: a novel of love, life and South Pacific gossip by Nicola Baird
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,390. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary(5.00 from 1 review)
What happens when a young Solomon Islands man and a cynical London girl step out of their comfort zones? Find out in this novel about love, life and gossip in the South Pacific. Coconut Wireless is perfect if you loved “One Day” or anything by "No 1 Ladies' Detective Agency" author, or non-fiction books such as “Solomon Time” (Will Randall) or “Castaway" & "Faraway” by Lucy Irvine.
Orion's Gift by Anneli Purchase
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,970. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure(5.00 from 1 review)
While camping in the exotic landscape of Mexico’s Baja Peninsula, Kevin and Sylvia, both on the run from abusive relationships, meet and fall in love. Two things stand in the way of their happiness. One—the secrets they keep from each other. Two—their abusers hunting them down. Will fear drive them apart or will passion and trust surmount the violence and hostility they have endured?
Keitai Friends by James Pollard
Price: Free! Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Teaching English in Japan and selling drugs to friends and clients is Josh's ticket to popularity and reward. Content with this lifestyle, a quick detour, a magazine and a cell phone skew this path in a direction neither he nor his friends could have anticipated.(Manga insert edition) * 'Keitai Friends' is a chapter of 'Memoirs of a Vending Machine' also available at Smashwords
Farm Kill by Robert W Fisk
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,300. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure(5.00 from 1 review)
Richard West and his family are caught in an earthquake that isolates the town of Grantville, in the South Island of New Zealand. They find their way to Te Kouka Flats farm, which is deserted, with signs of a recent fire. The family search for survivors assisted by a ten-year-old boy with severe communication problems. What they find makes them targets for farm kill butcher Philip Zinsli.
A Ghostly Christmas Present by J. Daniel Sawyer
Series: The Clarke Lantham Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,820. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2010 by ArtisticWhispers Productions, Inc. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled(4.25 from 4 reviews)
For crappy Christmas presents, Detective Clarke Lantham figures most people couldn't beat getting thrown in an out-of-state jail on a trumped up charge. So when he calls up his brother for help with bail, he thinks he's prepared for the ordeal of spending a holiday weekend with relatives who put the "strange" back in "estranged. That was his first mistake.
The Vampire Across the Hall-3. The Exchange by Daisi Malone
Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure(4.17 from 6 reviews)
Daisi Malone lives in the Presidio Building in Newtown, Sydney Australia. Strange things happen in this building.Spirits, vampires and howling Glee Clubs haunt its halls. In this, the third book of the series, Daisi's curiosity leads her to a dangerous secret.
Memoirs of a Vending Machine by James Pollard
Price: Free! Words: 42,960. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » General(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Mike lands at Kansai Airport in Japan confident but ill prepared for his introduction to his new home. A sequence of events forces Mike on a Journey lasting all day and all night around Osaka. Meeting Mark, Jon and Jeff and other interesting and colourful characters along the way, they quickly discover the urban soul of Japan and learn enough in one day to last the rest of their time in Osaka.
One Holiday, a Life-time Memory by Rene Natan
Price: Free! Words: 7,830. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Landed in Italy with the idea of spending the summer admiring the many masterpieces of Italian art, Larry Burton bumps into a girl on the run. She’s clearly in trouble, but she’s also awfully attractive. Against his best judgment, Larry decides to help her. He’s drawn into strange and potentially dangerous situations…but shouldn’t a vacation be also a bit of an adventure?
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 Gift of the Miser by Colin A Borden
Series: The Chronicles of Houghington. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 15,690. 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?
Out There- Riviera Affair by Neal Sutton
Price: $2.65 USD. Words: 51,790. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure(4.00 from 1 review)
'Travel to Pimlico and retrieve a Chinese puzzle box.' It sounded like a simple enough detail and one which improves when Ira Bowhead’s mission to recover the elusive ill-described heirloom necessitates a trip to Europe and when the opportunity arises to extend his European transients by enticing his employers with what their puzzle box might allude to, Ira Bowhead is only too ready to oblige.