The Holiday Short Story Collection by Thoughts from the Pond is a set of nine heart-warming original short stories including four award winners by RL Williams. The holiday themes capture the true spirit of the holiday season through nine different slices of life. Stories include Snowflake, Angel Rescue, Magic Balloons, Lori's Silent Night, Christmas Carousel, The Christmas Duck, War Takes a Holiday, That Christmas Spirit, and The Snowman Contest. Experience the spirit of the holiday season reading this collection alone or with family and friends. Also included in this edition is a special free bonus children's story titled The Quackers Family which is great to share with children year round. The author has dedicated this book to all lost and homeless animals, past and present. The Holiday Short Story Collection makes a great gift that is truly unique.