Annie Acorn’s 2015 Spirited Tales (Annie Acorn’s Spirited Tales) – An anthology of stories including suspense, chills, ghosts, mediums, spirits, romance, and even humor, written by the authors of From Women’s Pens, contributed to and edited by Annie Acorn.
Where can you find all the suspense, chills, ghosts, mediums, spirits, romance, and even humor that your heart desires? Where does reality end and imagination overtake us? Where do the kinder, gentler things disappear? Within the tightly crafted stories gathered for your enjoyment by Annie Acorn into Annie Acorn’s 2015 Spirited Tales!
With their skillfully woven tales, members of From Women’s Pens and From Gents’ Pens have joined forces and forged a unique collection of stories that are sure to please those who enjoy a tingle running up and down their spines, as they face head-on those figments of their imaginations who no longer linger beneath their beds.
The Halloween Clock by Annie Acorn
Save My Soul by Peggy Teel
Moira by Christina Paul
The Horses of Paiute Canyon by D. A. Grady
Perhaps by Denise Hays
Parisian Ghosts by Charlotte Kent
Thirteenth Door on the Left by Angel Nichols
The Blind Seer by Susan Jean Ricci
Just An Old Wives’ Tale by Peggy Teel
Time Will Tell by Annie Acorn
The Ghost of Christmas Present and Other Stories (Angel Nichol’s Christmas Book 1) – a collection of Christmas stories by the multi-talented graphic designer and author Angel Nichols. Includes the novella from which the book takes its name as well as three other works.
Only the multi-talented, internationally beloved, From Women’s Pen author and graphic designer Angel Nichols could offer a collected works that will send chills down your spine, develop your survival skills, warm your heart, and lead you to the truth about Santa Claus!
So grab some Christmas cookies, a warm beverage and a chair by the fireplace, relax, and enjoy:
The Ghost of Christmas Present –
A teenage girl, an eccentric millionaire, a former cop, a mysterious drunk, and a murderer all find themselves in the middle of an old English forest a week before Christmas. Things soon go sideways as their own agendas come to light, and only a ghost can help them find what they’re really looking for.
Danger, adventure, betrayal and murder all find themselves at a crossroads when they meet the Ghost of Christmas Present!
Christmas in the Mojave –
It’s Christmas Eve, and nine passengers aboard a small Cessna jet receive the holiday surprise of their lives! When their plane goes down in the Mojave, these strangers from all walks of life must work together to survive. Twists and terror come together, create unlikely friendships under dangerous conditions. How will they survive this Christmas in the Mojave?
Christmas Love Exchange –
Hungry for change, New York native Dean Anderson accepts an offer of an exchange semester at a college in Germany. Arriving in the midst of a snow storm, he makes his way to his new home, only to receive a shock. An angry dog, a starving kitten, and a beautiful blonde reinforce his belief that this may be his worst Christmas ever, but then, his one lifeline is almost jerked from his hands.
Jolly Old Spook –
It’s two days before Christmas Eve, and the Mills family is under siege. Nine-year-old Will is used to the annual battle with Ysolda Povenmire and her devil dog, but what, pray tell, do the FBI and CIA have to do with things? Fearlessly risking life and limb, the brave youngster follows first one clue and then another, until they lead him to the biggest surprise of all and the best Mills family Christmas EVER!
Bet you can’t read this one without laughing!
The Horses of Paiute Canyon (D. A. Grady’s Western Shorts Book 1) – a novelette filled with the ambiance of the West and a splash of the paranormal.
It’s late spring, and the last of the early blooming desert plants in Nevada are at their best. Battered and bruised, Jim Crenshaw rides away from his past and onto the Diamond G ranch, where he seeks employment – not as the foreman he is, but as a simple cowboy.
Not much later, he finds himself on a two week trip, riding the fence line with only his animals, unaware and unprepared for what awaits him. Paiute Canyon hieroglyphics, a stubborn mule, and a terrorized dog all fail him, as he faces the approaching unknown.
A veteran cowboy himself, From Gents’ Pens author D. A. Grady has applied simple, direct language in the telling of this story that he has written in honor of those men, who still wear boots and spurs, and their animals.
You won’t want to miss this one!
Parisian Ghosts: A Captain’s Point Story (Captain’s Point Stories Book 54) – The first Captain’s Point Honeymoon story in the Captain’s Point series. A romantic women’s fiction/family saga/chicklit story written by Annie Acorn & Juliette Hill writing as Charlotte Kent.
Can the magic of Captain’s Point follow Adrianna Montgomery Sheffield all the way to Paris? You bet it can, as she and her husband Chase take their delayed European honeymoon, along with Penny and Otis Plunk who are celebrating their own fortieth wedding anniversary.
The City of Love provides special moments beyond their wildest dreams. But then, Adrianna begins acting strangely, and Chase becomes deeply concerned. Past memories, strange sightings, and a sidewalk artist all come together as Parisian ghosts make their presences known.
You won’t want to miss this special entry in their Captain’s Point Stories series from internationally beloved, From Women’s Pens authors Juliette Hill and Annie Acorn writing as Charlotte Kent!
Thirteenth Door on the Left (Angel Nichols’ Shorts Book 2) – a suspense-filled ghost story with a film-noir vibe by author and graphic designer Angel Nichols.
“Get out, Sam. Get out of here!” His partner Frank’s voice called out a warning.
If Chicago gumshoe Sam Harrison had known what would happen, he would have left the room the first time and never looked back.
And so the Thirteenth Door on the Left begins, yet another tale of ghostly suspense from Angel Nichols, the internationally beloved, From Women’s Pens author of The Ghost of Christmas Present and Other Stories. This time a beautiful, dream-driven young woman, her gallant young man, and a haunted motel all come together at precisely the right moment to…, but no, anymore would be telling.
You won’t want to miss this one!
The Blind Seer: A Cindy’s Crusades Story – another hilarious short story in her Cindy’s Crusades series, this one with a paranormal twist, from author Susan Jean Ricci.
Cindy and Jay from Susan Jean Ricci’s award-winning novel Dinosaurs and Cherry Stems are at it again in this delightful addition to her Cindy’s Crusades series.
Recently returned from a successful trip in their RV, affectionately nicknamed the Snark Ark, the happily married duo find themselves inexplicably at odds as Jay suddenly begins acting strangely. A tiny corpse, Cindy’s Lenape advisors, and a blind seer all conspire to bring matters to a head, as the beloved, From Women’s Pens author once again leads her readers through a rollercoaster ride filled with the love and humor for which this wonderful series is noted.
You don’t want to miss this one!