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Are We Having Fun Yet (2015) by Steve D. W. Romanik
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
A young couple set off for a dream holiday on the west coast of Vancouver Island , British Columbia, Canada. Their beach front luxury cabin takes on a new dimension as does their plans to relax and unwind.
Nightfall by Geri Barringer
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,690. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
This is a coming of age story that takes place in Canada’s north one Christmas Eve. Young Tom uses the skills he’s learning in a life and death situation.
Without Shelter by Michael Hunt
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 157,960. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Sara Jackson, a four-time public housing tenant, and her nine-month pregnant daughter, LaRhonda Saunders face immediate eviction from B. D. James Project for failing to time pay rent, and the confiscation of illegal contraband from her adult son's (Moses Davis) bedroom. Moreover, the Housing Director learns that LaRhonda has been harboring an impermissible pet, a sickly pooch named Lonely Dog.
Strong Roads: A Spanish-Shipwreck Survivor in Ancient Hawaii by Gem Thomas
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 128,820. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
In 1565 the Spanish perfected, after 40 years of failure, a circular course between Acapulco Mexico and Manila, in the Philippines. Their ships, laden with silver ingots, were sent from Acapulco every year until the early 1800's. Stories exist that the Hawaiian Islands were known to the Spanish before their 'discovery'. Beyond this, Hawaiian stories accurately tell of people washing ashore their l
Booneville Retribution by S. Furlong-Bolliger
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Larry’s a hardworking Vietnam vet who loves his country and is proud of his small town roots. He’s lived the better part of his life in Booneville, where Old Glory flies proudly over town square, and the Fourth of July is the biggest celebration of the year. Then, the closing of Halport Industries—the town’s economic lifeblood—devastates Booneville’s residents. A short story.
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?"
The Bloody Rosie by Leo Cappel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,240. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Inspirational
A diverse group of people share a common dream: to build their own yachts and sail around the Pacific. When one of the group, a professional actress, lands the leading role in a major stage production, the others become involved in various ways, and get hooked into theater life. Now they face a dilemma: how to reconcile the emotional pull of the stage with their desire to sail their own yachts.
Pocket Surprise -Series Part 2 by Joy Bassetti-Kruger
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,980. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
The surprise for Janie turns out to be the 'Diner en Blanc" that is held in Paris each June. This year the dinner takes place on the square outside of the Louvre Museum with the Eiffel tower as a backdrop. But before Janie gets there, she must first go through some rather dramatic experiences, and also make up her mind if she really does want to stay with Tomas in Paris.
Easter at Glosser's by Robert Jeschonek
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,220. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Historical » USA
Step back in time to Easter, 1935 at Glosser Bros. Department Store in Johnstown, Pennsylvania. Every child gets a free baby chick for the holiday, and a rabbit comes with the purchase of each boys’ suit. When eight-year-old Owen Talisman gets his free Easter pets, life with his special new bunny takes a surprising twist that changes everything.
Narrowboating Other Waters by Erik Ga Bean
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,100. Language: British English. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Little happens when three friends take to the water by narrowboat to rescue relatives and Reiki out universal energy, in this slow moving adventure of elephant encounters, green energy smuggling and biscuit enjoyment.
Yellow Dress (Stewart O'Kell Signature Edition) by Stephen Kirkaldy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
The girl in the yellow dress. The lies we tell. The truths we hide. Concealed in a faulty Dyson Sphere of words and music that you can't hear.
Dreams End Amongst the Olive Groves by Lucilla Morecambe
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,910. Language: British English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Thoroughly entertaining, this novel is an account of a couple’s move to idyllic Greek island and the friends, foes and traditions they meet with there. The couple face renovation pitfalls and delve beneath the peaceful façade of the place they had dreamed of living for years. But for one of them, life on the island isn’t quite what they had expected…
Grasslands by D G Leigh
Series: Gap Year, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 51,960. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
“Grasslands” is actually the testimony I wrote for my lead character before my spy thriller “White Water”. This is the basic who, why and how it all started. You certainly won't be blown away with a magical work of literature genius (that's why it's FREE at Smashwords). Don't get me wrong though you'll still get an enjoyable coherent narrative that delivers a mystery and suspenseful adventure.
Hit the Road: Storms of Desire 3 by Eve Albright
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,300. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015 by Sandra Ross. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
The Fantasy Fest is a free season for whatever you desire, and it can make even the most stringent forgive and forget their troubles. At least, for ten days. Meanwhile, Joy is making plans to make their special day—and night—perfect, while Derrick is trying to ride the overwhelming happiness of finally finding the woman he’s been waiting for his whole life. As for the others...
Push Back by Steven Linde
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,330. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
The Japanese had ravaged Baja California and San Diego; they destroyed the infrastructure and imprisoned its population. The US Military had its hands tied for the time being and was getting ready for pay back.
Stepping Stones - Behind The Smile - The Story of Lek, a Bar Girl in Pattaya by Owen Jones
Series: Behind The Smile · Thailand Books · Wales, Welsh and Celtic. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 118,500. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Stepping Stones picks up the story of Lek, her family and friends in the village of Baan Suay four years on from where The Lady in The Tree finished. Lek and Ayr are still looking to expand, but especially Lek's career in the political arena, where she finds evidence of disturbing activity.
Killer Holidays by C. G. Eberle
Series: John Seraph Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,480. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
They say the holidays are murder and for John Seraph it's the truth. In this eight story anthology John deals with mysteries & murders before & after the events in Family Ties, Family Plots, & the upcoming Family Education.
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.
The Gift of the Miser by Colin A Borden
Series: The Chronicles of Houghington. You set the price! 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?