Books tagged: holidays

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Five for the Winter Holidays
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,400. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Christmas stories abound, but hardly anyone writes stories based on Thanksgiving or New Year’s Day. This collection of five stories has two Christmas stories, “Boz” and “Loop,” but it also has a Thanksgiving story, “Pudgygate,” a post-Christmas story, “Disaster Relief,” and a New Year’s story, the Hugo Award-winning “Millennium Babies.”
The Cabbage Patch Doll Fight: A Christmas Shopping Tale (Essay)
Price: Free! Words: 1,310. Language: American English. Published: December 19, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Holidays / Christmas & Advent, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Have you ever wondered how far a grandmother would go to get the hottest Christmas toy for her baby granddaughter? I never did until I witnessed how desperate my mother was to get a Cabbage Patch doll in the early 1980's. A fist-punching brawl between mothers and grandmothers at Toy "R" Us that forever changed my childhood. (A 950-word essay.)
The Horror Days
Price: Free! Words: 930. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(3.75)
This essay explains why I am personally at "war" with X-mas.
The Eyes of the Adoring
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Horror » General
They told her how, upon St. Agnes' Eve, Young virgins might have visions of delight, And soft adorings from their loves receive Upon the honey'd middle of the night.
A Very Bad Easter
Price: Free! Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Horror » General
(4.00)
A gory tale of a really really bad Easter. By the author of SinEaster and Faerie Brace-Face.
Molly and the adventures of the Fluffalump
Price: Free! Words: 12,170. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Molly and her friend the Fluffalump go on magical adventures, and take on the school bully, and a burglar. She travels with Fluff to the land of Fluffa and meets the king, and goes on a holiday to spain with Fluff.
Charlie the Great White Horse and the Journey to the North Pole
Series: Charlie the Great White Horse, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 116,600. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
Charlie the Great White Horse and the Journey to the North Pole:The second book in the trilogy. Children’s fables are meant to bring back to life: the basic tried and true ideals of old-fashioned story telling, whose foundation is built upon wholesome and virtuous storylines; that is the basis of “Americana Literature The three protagonists that gave Charlie so much trouble are back again.
Suckerpunch
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 104,010. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Short and sharp, sweet and sour stories. Cutlery available if you prefer, but you'll look cooler using chopsticks.
The Boss.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,320. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
They say to be successful in life you have to be the right person, in the right place, at the right time… "Mr Chance… is being there". In the case of Fred it was "Mr Chance-less … being nowhere". But using his imagination and power of deductions, he unlocked the secrets of the Universe and solved the mystery; who killed the dinosaurs? He knows he has a chance....Will he become the boss?
Special Delivery: A Romantic New Year’s Eve Story
Price: Free! Words: 5,440. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Chelsea Darwin is looking forward to a girls’ only holiday with her assistant, Myra, when a mysterious stranger calls her catering company just before midnight, ordering the last-minute New Year’s Eve special. Who Chelsea delivers to that night will change her holiday… and the rest of her life! This 5,424-word short story is 23 pages long.