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Book: Ino's Love - A Short Story by Marianne Sciucco
Sometimes the people who love us best are not family. Elderly Ino prepares a delicious Italian Christmas Eve feast for her successful CEO son, but when he's too busy to spend the holiday with his mother she shares her dinner and gifts with her home health aide. A heartwarming story about giving and forgiveness.
 
Book: Everything She Wanted by Jacqueline Winslow
Mariana is expecting another lonely holiday until an impromptu walk onto one very special Christmas Tree Lot. She isn't there for anything other than to get the "Christmas Spirit" out of her system. What she finds instead is a very handsome man wearing an equally handsome man bun. Since when did she have a thing for man buns? A Christmas Eve Romance is about to get real! Mariana is about to find [...]
 
Book: Christmas at Blue Hydrangeas (A Cape Cod Bed & Breakfast Story,) by Marianne Sciucco
It's Christmas Eve, and as Sara waits for her husband and son to arrive home to Blue Hydrangeas, their Cape Cod bed and breakfast, a blizzard threatens to close the bridges, stranding all travelers to and from the Cape. As she prepares for the holiday, unexpected visitors arrive, all sharing the common bond of grief. Sara is determined the storm and sadness will not spoil Christmas, and ensures [...]
 
Book: If Love is a Crime - A Christmas Story by Mark W. Sasse
On Christmas Eve 1852, a runaway slave slips unnoticed through a meadow and happens upon a small, rustic cabin in the woods, occupied by a boisterous old woman named Beatrice. As a winter storm blows in and the sheriff comes inquiring, all that stands between the frightened girl and the arm of the law is a stack of biscuits and a whole lot of love. "If Love is a Crime" is a short piece of [...]
 
Book: Christmas Treasures - A Collection of Christmas Short Stories
A collection of whimsical Holiday stories to bring joy to the heart from numerous bestselling and award-winning authors. Curl up with a cup of tea and some shortbread cookies. Fourteen authors join forces to bring Holiday cheer, year 'round. Stories that are just long enough to give you a taste but keep you from staying up all night long wanting to read one more chapter. There's something for [...]
 
Book: The Possession of Santa Claus (A 2nd Realm Short Story Book 1) by RoChe Montoya
This Christmas, come to a world where aliens will battle a group of evil serpent spirits for the soul of Santa Claus. A short story with illustrations for every chapter. Artwork by Nina Mkhoiani. As the city of New York is under siege from spirits and evil ghosts, a department store Santa Claus gets possessed by one in the form of a boa constrictor. Holiday shoppers are forced to stay inside as [...]
 
Book: The Twelve Ways of Christmas by Sandra M. Odell
A Christmas party in zero gee; ten fancy men leaping through a cattle drive camp; a dancer at the end of the world-these are not your typical Christmas images, just as these are not your usual takes on the twelve days of Christmas. Sandra Odell brings an edgier, more fantastical approach to the holiday season, reimagining the classic song in her own way.
 
Book: Jimmy's Christmas Present by JR Wirth
Jimmy's Christmas Present is a tale of love pursued. While completing a senior project for college, Jimmy runs into a mall elf that catches his eye and then his heart, but as luck would have it, each time he runs across the elfin girl, he can't seem to get out a coherent thought. And with Christmas at hand, she has no time to stay and chat. Jimmy is two years past his last relationship and is [...]
 
Book: The Town Named Christmas by Ruth Kyser
Who would have thought that simply hearing an old song on the radio would totally change his life? Chris O'Reilly never would have guessed what he'd find in the town of Christmas, Minnesota. He'd only planned to stop there long enough to find his old Army buddy's family. Then he was headed to Duluth to look for his childhood friend and the love of his life, Bethany Cummings. Scarred, battered, [...]
 
Book: The Gift (Destiny Book 2) by Casi McLean
The Gift, book two in the Destiny Series, is the second of five novelettes. Savanna's impulsive reaction to her boyfriend's Christmas proposal spirals her into a rendezvous with fate. How could she choose between her dreams and the love of her life? Savannah panicked. Despite the impending snow storm, she took off to the solace of the lake--but her brief sabbatical didn't include getting stuck in [...]
 
Book: The Passionate Romance of Lance and Regina by J.Z. Pinder
LANCE IS HAVING MARITAL PROBLEMS Lance Pisano lives with his wife, Martha, and young daughter, Amy, in a comfortable rancher in Cape Gator, a small community North of Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Martha is a good wife and mother, but Lance feels he was never really in love with her. They have been drifting apart for some time and their marriage has become completely empty of passion. This story is [...]
 
Book: The Ice Cream Addiction - A mysterious herb takes over a country town. by J.Z. Pinder
"MA" CARNEY AND BORIS This lengthy story focuses on Lorna Carney, a middle-aged widow, who owns a small family dairy farm called Good Acres. Just about everyone calls Lorna, by her nickname, "Ma." The Carney farm is located near -the small country town of Colton Hollow. Ma has a mentally challenged son named Boris. Six years after the death of her beloved husband, Caleb, Ma decides to open an ice [...]
 
Book: For Me - A Christmas Story from the Rent Me Series by Brina Brady
The entire Dubrovsky family heads to snowy Russia for a family Christmas. Brennen fears Dmitri's homophobic father's rejection. Dmitri believes when they present their daughter, that all will be forgiven, but steps into a mess upon arriving with his husband. Instead of greeting Dmitri and Brennen with hugs and kisses, Grandma Dubrovsky whisks baby Dominika away, leaving them alone with Dmitri's [...]
 
Book: Holly and the Magic Star - A Christmas Story Picture Book for Children by Marianne Mineo
Holly and the Magic Star - A Christmas Story Picture Book for Children - Join Holly, a merry little lamb, and the adventures that follow as she relives some of the well-loved classic stories from the Bible. The Holly series were created as a fun way to present Bible stories to young children. The simple yet engaging text can also serve as a great tool for early readers to practice their skills [...]
 
Book: Red Pen Redemption by Lori Stanley Roeleveld
What if God took you up on a dare?Helen Bancroft's led a good life and feels no need for her daughter's Savior. When God accepts Helen's dare to edit her autobiography and prove her righteousness, she's in for a lesson in her own history. One woman's journey from unbelief to acceptance turns into the Christmas Eve adventure of a lifetime beneath the red pen of Christ's mercy and grace.
 
Book: Printable Pink Peppermint Christmas Decorations by Carla Chadwick
Do you want to make homemade Christmas decorations, presents or gift wrap but don't have a clue where to begin? Or are you the crafty type who has plenty of ideas but not a lot of time? In both cases, the answer lies in using printable files that help you cut to the chase, because they do a lot of the hard work for you! This easy-to-use book provides the downloadable printable files and detailed [...]
 
Book: Echoes of Clara Avenue by Edward Farber
Take a stroll along an old, decaying, city neighborhood with its now-empty, silent hulks and imagine the people who lived there through the years. That is precisely what author Edward Farber does in his new collection of short stories, Echoes of Clara Avenue. In the collection are stories that appeared previously in literary magazines, an indication that these are not stories by a novice but by a [...]
 
Book: A Matter of Time - A Short Timeslip Romance by Elizabeth Bailey
A ghostly voice flips time. A dangerous chase ensues. And all for a ruby necklace. Visiting a historic mansion unexpectedly plays havoc with Meriel's mind and heart. Flung into the distant past, she struggles with confusion and a dawning, impossible attraction. Can she help Nicholas save the Presteigne heirloom? Or will the devilish machinations of Avoline and her ambitious lover prevail? Did the [...]
 
Book: Christmas Across Time by Nancy Sartor
Snowbound in Nashville, Joan McGavock and Lincoln Banner are about to be possessed by amorous ghosts, by a dark and compelling mystery, and by love. LONGER THAN FOREVER - In snowbound Nashville, traveling lawyer Joan McGavock and architect Lincoln Banner will share accommodations but not a bed. Their double-booked hotel suite has a sleeper sofa, and after their irritating introduction... Well, [...]
 
Book: The 12 Brides of Christmas Collection - 12 Heartwarming Historical Romances for the Season of Love
Enter the heartland of historical America at Christmastime through twelve inspiring romance novellas from acclaimed Christian authors. Meet Alma, Lucy, Esther, Marilee, Polly, Deborah, Annabelle, Sophie, Maddie, Karen, Arabella, and Kate who are surprised by how God brings them the desires of their hearts. Watch as faith, romance, and heartfelt gifts open each of their hearts to love.
 
Book: Good Night story - Christmas Adventure of Piglet Ben by Linda Fox
Hey everyone, Piglet Ben and his friends decided to celebrate Christmas together at the home of their friend, bunny Woody . Woody lived in the forest, so the friends gathered together on the farm and then headed for Woody's house. This short trip of friends was full of danger, because of a wolf named Rudolph , who lived in the same forest. A hungry Rudolph decided to trick Ben and his friends, [...]
 
Book: Messages - Poems and Short Stories to Live By by Gail Pallotta
Find inspiration for our hectic times in these straight-forward poems for happy and sad days. Find history, warmth and a touch of the paranormal in three stories. Getting the Goat peeks into the early 1900's when mountain life was tough. Does Mama's advice hold true today? In Stitches in Love Rose's deep love for her grandmother motivates others to share their gifts. Does Rose reap her reward? [...]
 
Book: History of Christmases Past by Suzi Love
History of Christmases Past is a large collection of historical information about the traditions of Christmas through the centuries, including the religious aspects, decorations, games, food and plays. There are many pages of images, either religious or village based, that show how people of all social classes celebrated Christmas in various countries around the world, especially in the European [...]
 
Book: SANTA CLAWS - A Christmas novella by Kris Pearson
From dark start to delicious ending, this unusual Christmas tale is romantic and uplifting. Nothing will ever be the same again after Jeff is accused of threatening to murder his wife. Or Evie is bruised one time too many by her abusive boyfriend. Or Santa Claws the cat starts howling under the house. This delightfully different novella brings eventual happiness for everyone - including added joy [...]
 
Book: The Swaddling Clothes by Amber Schamel
Second Edition of the Biblical Christmas Novella. Through the ages, many stories have been told about Mary, Joseph and the birth of the Messiah. Stories of shepherds and sheep, kings, angels, and stables. But there is one story that has never been told. One story that has remained hidden in the fabric of time. The story of The Swaddling Clothes. Mentioned not once, but several times in the [...]
 
Book: Bites - Ten Tales of Vampires by Rayne Hall, Douglas Kolacki, April Grey, ...
Do you like the traditional, blood-sucking, dangerous type of vampire? Then this story collection is for you. Ten authors have created creepy, chilling, funny, thought-provoking and scary stories about dark suckers. Are vampires to be pitied for their vulnerabilities, or envied for their powers? How do we know who is a vampire? How do we know what vampires want from us? What if they are [...]
 
Book: Reading a Writer's Mind - Exploring Short Fiction - First Thought to Finished Story by Linda Acaster
"...I place this one alongside the excellent Dorothea Brande's book ['Becoming A Writer'], and Stephen King's 'On Writing', both of which have been formative in my writing..." - Stuart Aken, author of 'The Methuselah Strain'. "...Her thinking on characterisation is especially enlightening..." - PF Field (Amazon UK reviewer) Wordcount: 53,700 approx - Written by the author of over seventy [...]
 
Book: Waning Metaphorically - Short Stories and Flash Fiction Collection by Michael Poeltl
"Find the key emotion; this may be all you need know to find your short story." - F. Scott Fitzgerald - "A short story is the ultimate close-up magic trick - a couple of thousand words to take you around the universe or break your heart." - Neil Gaiman - "I start novels. But something happens to them. They break up." - Alice Munro - A multi-genre anthology of short stories from the mind of [...]
 
Book: Santa's on his way in time for Christmas Day by Brigitte Pace
My book is about Santa and Christmas. I love rhyming and I enjoy the challenge of turning my rhymes into short stories. It is not easy to write a story in rhyme that makes logical sense but I manage after putting a lot of thought into it. The title I chose is appropriate for Christmas time and is a humorous account of Santa and the true meaning of Christmas. Santa's on his way in time for [...]
 
Book: The Night After Christmas by Michael Hebler
The Night After Christmas extends the classic, The Night Before Christmas, authored by Clement C. Moore about Santa's return home to the North Pole after completing his busiest night of the year. This picture book, intended for believers of any age, was originally written for a children's Christmas variety show at Orange Coast College in Costa Mesa, California in 1993. It was the audiences who [...]
 
Book: Dinky the Elf by Rick L. Phillips
Dinky is one of Santa's elves at the North Pole. This is a delightful Christmas story for children of all ages. Dinky turns a bad situation into something good when he finds a way to turn his handicap into an asset. You can learn how he finds a way to help Santa Claus and all the children of the world.
 
Book: My Most Valuable Possession by Obelia Akanke
My Most Valuable possession is an updated short story originally written in 2008. I decided to write a story of what might be possible if we could see what we feel. Nicholle's plans come to a screeching halt when her treasure is destroyed. Everything she knows is wrapped in it. When David, a man she bumps into, offers to help, Nicholle hangs onto the hope that restoration can happen. I added this [...]
 
Book: Vampire Morsels - Short Story Collection - From the world of Amaranthine by Joleene Naylor
Hungry for vampire fiction that goes deeper than the usual maniacal laugh? In these seventeen morsels, you'll discover a myriad of vampires: some are cruel, some are kind, and some just want a quiet evening. Among the offerings you'll meet:Claudius: A fresh vampire, Claude has only one thing on his mind: revenge. With the help of his new coven, he'll make his father pay.Kariss: When tending her [...]
 
Book: Annie's 7 Swans a Swimming (The Annie McCauley Romantic Comedy Mystery Series) by Willee Amsden
Annie McCauley knows there's no place like home for Christmas. But with just a few days to go, she's far away from West Texas. The daughter of Ray and Anne McCauley, formerly Rayanne and now known as Annie McCauley, is living in New York City where her modeling career has stalled. She's not worried, because she has a plan. She'll finish her latest gig for the Grolsch Agency as the Snow Queen and [...]
 
Book: Beltane - Ten Tales of Witchcraft by Rayne Hall, Jonathan Broughton, Debra Dunbar, ...
Ten witchcraft stories by ten authors, edited by Rayne Hall - If you meet a witch, will you know if they're the kind or the evil sort? If you hear about someone practising witchcraft, how do you judge if their magic is real? If rumours spread through your neighbourhood or mass hysteria sweeps through your community, will you be able to keep a clear head? If the only way to solve your problem is [...]
 


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