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Have Yourself a Deadly Little Christmas (A Greatest Hits Mysteries holiday short story)
Series: Greatest Hits Mysteries, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,410. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
It’s Christmas Eve, and huddled around the fireplace with pet Dodo in her lap, Missi Bombay tells the story about the time she and her cousins, Gin, Liv, Paris, and Cy carried out a holiday assignment on the family’s private island—Agatha Christie style.
Christmas Canapés & Sabotage
Series: Culinary Competition Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,120. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Amy Ridley is excited to be participating in the Holiday Celebrations Competition to kick off her Christmas season in Kellerton, Michigan. Local cooks are set to compete for prizes then serve their best party dishes to holiday revelers. Amy has her eye on a special prize, but she has a difficult time concentrating on creating a perfect party buffet when a plague of problems begins to whirl around.
Motion for Mistletoe (a Jamie Winters Mysteries holiday short story)
Series: Jamie Winters Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,720. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
When Jamie Winters' elderly neighbor Jack disappears a week before Christmas, Jamie pairs up with her landlord's fearless teenaged niece to find him. Only the more they look into his disappearance, the more they begin to believe Jack is not the man they thought he was...and he bears a suspiciously striking resemblance to jolly old Santa Claus.
A Christmas Ghost & Zero Regrets
Series: Dead by the Numbers Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,870. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
While Gianna Mancini longs for a cozy family Christmas back home, this year her cousin, Claudia, is getting married, and Gianna is the maid of honor. Having to spend the holiday in another state may have Gianna a bit blue, but when Claudia runs off the night before her nuptials, Gianna is determined to find her.
A (Gingerbread) Diorama of Death
Series: Helen Binney Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,330. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
How could something as sweet and wholesome as a gingerbread-house contest lead to a murder investigation? Just include the ex-first-lady of Massachusetts, Helen Binney, on the judging panel and require a unanimous decision for the prizes. The other judges are dampening Helen's Christmas spirit, and she's beginning to think that someone involved in the contest is a killer targeting her friends.
Hometown Christmas Carol
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,990. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015 by eTreasures Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Angela Fell, a professional, no-nonsense, New York playwright, returns to her hometown, Median, Pennsylvania to care for her injured father. But she also wants to make amends to Rich Harris, the boyfriend she dumped in high school; the guy who screwed up her senior play, and the man she never stopped loving. Can a Christmas play by Angela for Rich to use work as an apology and a gift of love?
A Christmas Carol - a Stage Adaptation
Price: Free! Words: 9,150. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » American / African American
Charles Dickens' classic tale of Ebenezer Scrooge comes to life on the stage. This stage adaptation is true to the book and includes all of the famous characters: Scrooge, Cratchit, Tiny Tim, and the three Ghosts. It has also been performed several times onstage.
A Christmas Gift
Price: Free! Words: 8,160. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Holly and Caleb had been best friends as children, growing up on the same street, but as teenagers they couldn't be further apart. When Caleb unexpectedly asked Holly to help him pick out a Christmas gift for his girlfriend, neither of them anticipated where it would lead. A young adult romantic comedy, from Stella Wilkinson, acclaimed author of The Flirting Games Series.
A Tree for Jason
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,260. Language: Australian English. Published: February 28, 2015 by Solitary Cat Books. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
‘My brother Jason is five years old. The doctor said this will probably be his last Christmas. He can see this tree from his window. Please help me decorate it for him.’ A simple sign, written in Texta, hanging on a pine tree in a park. A project that will change some peoples' lives forever. A heartwarming tale of the spirit of Christmas and the power of community.
Harmony's Magic Pyjamas
Price: Free! Words: 870. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
If you don’t receive the gift you ask for, there will be a reason. Santa will always try and make your dreams come true.
Wonka Presents! A Story for New Year's Eve
Series: The Wonka Stories. Price: Free! Words: 2,830. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Wonka presents our very last surprise tale of the year, The Crossing Time, lying forgotten in a drawer. We must tell it, said Owner and who better to see in the New Year whilst the old one goes over, than Wonka telling this haunting tale. Meet Alice Snood and her cold ways, and the shadows that stay with her. Set in the old town of Hull, once again on this final eve, draw up a chair and enjoy!x
A Matter of Angels
Price: Free! Words: 6,690. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
'The Virgin Mary had more lines but I had the better costume.' Nine year old Nyla is cast as an angel in her school play. Well, at least she’s not a sheep. So far… This school production is not pretty. It opens up the cracks in the social and religious divides, and all those dark family secrets. Told with wry humour and compassion. For everyone who's ever been in a school play.
Wonka Presents! The Story of Joe's Christmas - Part Three
Series: The Wonka Stories. Price: Free! Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Hurrah! The final instalment of our Christmas Story and the race is on to make the wishes come true. Neddy has travelled home with little Joe from the magic of the Returns Dept and watches from his bedroom window as there is a new and exciting arrival into the empty flat below! Could this be the magical answer to those wishes? Do enjoy our story and tonight make your wish on that special star!x
The Special Christmas Ornaments of Mr. Everett
Price: Free! Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014 by Stealth Fiction. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(2.50 from 2 reviews)
Hank tells about his holiday loving town during the the Christmas blizzard of '09, but things aren't as merry as they seem on the surface. He visits Mr. Everett, a harmless white haired old man who needs someone to watch over him until the morning. While there, he accidentally discovers the shocking secret of holiday cheer, and the truth could jeopardize how the world perceives Christmas spirit.
Revenge of the Sylph, The Yeti Uprising Part 2: An IPMA Adventure for Christmas 2014
Series: IPMA Shorts (Institute for the Preservation of Magical Artifacts), Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 6,200. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
In 2013 the IPMA Agents with the help of a pair of adolescents and the Northern Water Sprite tribe's princess, Qanik, ousted Jack Frost and his entranced Yeti Henchmen from the hostile take-over of Santa Claus' workshop and saved Christmas. But what did they do about Jack? Find out in this short "extra" story by P. Edward "Eddie" Auman.
Waiting For Santa Claus
Price: Free! Words: 9,400. Language: Australian English. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Used to spending Christmas alone and apart from her now-grown children, hope arrives for Louise for a better festive season this year in the form of a phone call. But can it be the Christmas she had hoped for?
We Wish You a Merry Christmas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,350. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014 by Metamorphosis Press. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Milena’s alone, broke and working at a soul sucking retail job during the Christmas season. Then she meets Maggie, who has ideas about how to help. But who’s helping whom?
21 Songs For Caroling
Price: Free! Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
"21 Songs For Caroling" is a collection of some of the most popular sacred and traditional Christmas carols in a handy e-book format designed to encourage the rich tradition of caroling.
The Christmas Key
Price: Free! Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
One Christmas Eve night, Stephen Swift prepares to end his life. In the process, he not only finds a reason to live but also learns that love is the greatest power of all. A hauntingly-beautiful Christmas short story.
The Santa Job
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 220. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 1 review)
There is an application and interview process to become Santa. Will Carl pass these tests and bring color back into his life?