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R.J. Scott R.J. Scott's blog:
First of all there are a couple of provisos to this post. I have a strong position from which I independantly publish.

If you are looking from a position where this is your first book, then I realise that you may feel you can't negotiate contracts, and that you are maybe lucky to have had your bo... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 08:00 • 1 view
Shannon Stacey Shannon Stacey's blog:

Undeniably Yours is on sale for $1.99 at your favorite digital bookstore until 3/29!


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(You can find direct buy links here.)

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Published on March 27, 2015 10:00 • 1 view
Warren Fahy Warren Fahy's blog:
Face of the Day – Crested satinbird: http://01271bfede0954168758-da1041207...
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Published on March 27, 2015 21:08 • 1 view
Elena Maria Vidal Elena Maria Vidal's blog:
A helpful article for authors and would-be authors. To quote:
Tweet about it.Make a book trailer.Ask your readers to send in images of them with your book and then pin them on Pinterest. (people love the human connection)Comment on threads in facebook groups or on other people’s threads to build y... Read more of this blog post »
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Francesca Lia Block Francesca Lia Block's blog:

When I wrote WEETZIE BAT in the early 1980'S I was obsessed with the color pink, leather motorcycle jackets, leopard prints, vintage prom dresses, beaded cardigans and rhinestone jewelry, engineer boots and creepers. I had no idea that more than a quarter century later not only would I still love...

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Published on March 27, 2015 20:06 • 1 view
Patrick Rothfuss Patrick Rothfuss's blog:

Heya everybody,

Today’s blog is going to be really brief because I’m in Seattle, and I just have a few hours until my first panel here at Emerald City Comic Con. And after that I just have a couple hours before my show with Paul and Storm and Joel (As I mentioned in my previous blog.)

So this blo...

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Published on March 27, 2015 14:34 • 4 views
Jenny Han Jenny Han's blog:


Bonjour, Paris! Do you like my nails?

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Published on March 23, 2015 10:18 • 2 views
Angela Korra'ti Angela Korra'ti's blog:
Every Damn Day

Every Damn Day


Spotted on Dear Author’s news post for today: the latest tempest-in-a-thimble publishing brouhaha, this time pertaining to an app called Clean Reader. The purpose of this app is apparently to provide an adjustable profanity filter on ebooks.


Dear Author points off to Digital Reader’...

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Published on March 27, 2015 11:03 • 1 view
John Green John Green's blog:

More Information and Registration: http://www.nerdcon.com

In which Hank discusses the power of stories and announces a new event happening on October 9th and 10th in Minneapolis, Minnesota. WOO!

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Published on March 27, 2015 09:14 • 5 views
Joanna Bourne Joanna Bourne's blog:
me and computersI have a more complicated relationship with my computer than I do with most of the humans I know.

It's a MacBook Pro and I am, on the whole, fond of it and proud of it. One major problem, however, is that the DVD player/reader doesn't work. It will accept DVDs into its mouth, but... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 06:18 • 2 views
Chloe Neill Chloe Neill's blog:
I haven’t done a Gifts for Readers post in a while, so I thought I’d throw some fancy gifts at you. Burberry Printed Leather Tote| Kaweco Liliput Fountain Pen | Midori Traveler’s Notebook | Olympia Le Tan Clutch| BookBookfor iPad| Keurig Brewer| Tory Burch Candle
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Published on March 27, 2015 18:41 • 2 views
Scott Adams Scott Adams's blog:

If your firewall is blocking the image, see it on Twitter here.

Humor Dimensions: Recognition, mean, clever, bizarre

Brevity: Good (could lose the word“have” in first panel)

Inappropriateness: High (bathroom humor)

Predicted Twitter Response: Expect lots of retweets despite bathroom humor because the...

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Published on March 27, 2015 09:58 • 1 view
George R.R. Martin George R.R. Martin's blog:
A couple of posts down, I announced that I had decided to cancel a couple of my planned appearances for 2015, namely the World Fantasy Convention in Saratoga and the San Diego Comicon.

As seems to happen with everything I post these days, this was immediately misinterperted and misreported. The us... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 17:26 • 57 views
Ilona Andrews Ilona Andrews's blog:

Hey everybody.


Thank you guys so much for helping us overcome our arch Nemesis, J. Frost. in the dwahaba contest. Dahabwa. Drahaba, nope. Prince Aboo-boo, there.



Here without further ado is the first part of our bribe to you. More to follow.



Curran Prequel POV (part one)


It was moving day. Kate, Juli...

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Published on March 27, 2015 13:01 • 30 views
Sharon Lee Sharon Lee's blog:

Today did not start well. I woke up with a headache so bad sunlight felt like lances through my brain, and Steve sounded like he was shouting when he was speaking in a perfectly normal tone of voice. So, back to bed, with help from the feline nursing corps. Managed to sleep most of it off, and fi...

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Published on March 27, 2015 11:13 • 2 views
Lorelei James Lorelei James's blog:

candle#fridayfunny

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Published on March 27, 2015 06:30 • 3 views
Jagannath Rao Adukuri Jagannath Rao Adukuri's blog:
In the night those tiny parijat flowers actually belong to the dark neighbor of the red and yellow house with a woman hanging out of the white parapet like cloth.Their fragrance does not belong nor she.

The parijat belongs to the wind and death.She of the parijat house parapet belongs to the eveni... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 19:59 • 27 views
Jim C. Hines Jim C. Hines's blog:

Cat Rambo, in addition to having the coolest name ever, has been an active part of SF/F for about as long as I can remember. She’s served in SFWA, and is currently running for president of the organization. She edited Fantasy Magazine. She’s a prolific author. And she has the best hair! I’m happ...

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Published on March 27, 2015 06:30 • 1 view
Lina Andersson Lina Andersson's blog:
And here's the teaser to book four, Resonance. I don't have a release date for this one yet, but I'll keep you updated here and on twitter. What I can tell you is that it's almost done. I'm on the finishing stretch on it, and the book after this one, another interlude, is pretty much done as well... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 19:56 • 10 views
Julius Thompson Julius Thompson's blog:
What kind of writer are you…your writing style?
If you are sensitive to critics’ comments, the writing “Rules Police”, experts discussing this issue, with such aplomb that they intimidate, then you must turn a deaf ear to this shrill commentary that says: You must write in a certain style in order... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 19:47 • 23 views
Mike   Billington Mike Billington's blog:
I was doing some sketching on my terrace when three dead men pulled up chairs and sat down.
I wasn't all that surprised that they had managed to get through the locked doors on the ground floor and the one that is supposed to keep people out of my fourth floor apartment.
I mean, they're criminals a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 21:08 • 27 views
Melody   Johnson Melody Johnson's blog:
Ooooh! Ahhhh! Do you want a #NightBlood postcard? Come to the Midtown Scholar Bookstore tomorrow night at 6PM for a local author's book reading!!! I'll be reading an except from The City Beneath, so don't miss out on this sneak peek!

AUTHOR EVENTS

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Published on March 27, 2015 19:02 • 5 views
Shealy James Shealy James's blog:
My latest book Find Me in Manhattan is out and available everywhere (almost) online. I'm really excited about this one because it combines two passions of mine, psychology and romance. Michael is battling his version of PTSD after his time as a soldier. Sarah is a graduate student studying the ef... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 18:47 • 21 views
Michael Paul Howard Michael Paul Howard's blog:
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Published on March 27, 2015 18:33 • 5 views
Myron J. Stenzel Myron J. Stenzel's blog:
Legend of the Wild Stallion

Paranormal western mystery novel

Ride the horizon of your imagination

https://www.facebook.com/AuthorMyronS...
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Published on March 27, 2015 18:09 • 52 views
Jacqueline Mahan Jacqueline Mahan's blog:
When did I get thirteen followers? That's awesome. A creepy lucky number! Thank you so much for reading. I'll be back shortly with new posts and an update on my new novel, Fear of Graves.

You all be well and have a peaceful holiday.
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Published on March 27, 2015 18:05 • 1 view
Helene Cardona Helene Cardona's blog:
Book Review in World Literature Today by Erna Cooper
Dreaming My Animal Selves/Le Songe de Mes Ames Animales by Helene Cardona Dreaming My Animal Selves/Le Songe de Mes Ames Animales by Helene CardonaMyth, Memory, and Transcendence in Hélène Cardona’s Dreaming My Animal Selves:
http://www.worldliteraturetoday.org/b... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 18:04 • 28 views
Sparkster Hubs Sparkster Hubs's blog:
Too Much Information!

If one thing is certain, it's that there is an overwhelming amount of information available about the UFO phenomenon. More so than most other topics if not all of them, in fact. Of course, a large majority of this is myth, misconception, misperception, lies, hoaxes, disinform... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 17:54 • 30 views
Mary  Jane Mary Jane's blog:
This blog post is directed specifically at the 265 dedicated readers who entered my contest to win a copy of "Keep Austin Weird: A Lesbian Superhero Love Story for Grown-Ups" but (darn it!) didn't win. To you, I offer a coupon for $1.20 off the paperback version. Just use coupon code XWVFHV87 at... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 17:48 • 7 views
Laurie Penner Laurie Penner's blog:
My husband Dave and I like to watch some of the animated flicks that are out, and one favorite series is Toy Story. Why? Because the Toy Story movies are a celebration of the imagination.

Not only did it take imagination to come up with toys that come to life when nobody's looking, the stories al... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 17:18 • 10 views
Krishna Avendaño Krishna Avendaño's blog:
Tomas Tranströmer murió y el sentimiento entre quienes admiramos su obra es de una orfandad insoportable. Nadie trabajó la palabra con tanta claridad como él. Lejos de las grandes retóricas y de la pedantería intelectual, su poesía no era más que una sencilla ventana a través de la cual uno podía... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 17:09 • 42 views
Lori Eshleman Lori Eshleman's blog:
A Treacherous ParadiseA Treacherous Paradise by Henning Mankell

My rating: 3 of 5 stars



A Treacherous Paradise by Henning Mankell
In the opening chapters of A Treacherous Paradise, by Henning Mankell, a young woman leaves a life of desperate poverty in rural Sweden in 1904 to seek her fortune aboard a sailing ship set for Australia. The beginning took me back... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 16:54 • 8 views
Laura Fitzgerald Laura Fitzgerald's blog:
Most common question I'm asked: "What does the title Veil of Roses mean?"

My answer: I have no idea! It doesn't mean anything, really. When I sold the novel, I sold it under the title, First Comes Marriage, because it's a play on that childhood rhyme that opens the novel. First comes love, then c... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 16:53 • 5 views
S.L. Ellis S.L. Ellis's blog:
Ruins of War (Mason Collins #1) by John A. Connell

John A. Connell

Ruins of War

May 5, 2015
Synopsis:
In the winter of 1945, seven months after the Nazi defeat, Munich is in ruins. Mason Collins—former Chicago police detective, U.S. soldier, and prisoner-of-war—is now Chief Warrant Officer of the American Zone of Occupation. It’s his job to enforce... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 16:48 • 7 views
Avril Ashton Avril Ashton's blog:

Another update for ya!


We’re at the 30k mark. Now, this is almost as if I’d just started writing yesterday, meaning there’s a fuckload more to get written, which translates to, no dates. I keep getting asked that. I can’t estimate, something could happen today or tomorrow in real life which will t...

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Published on March 27, 2015 06:54 • 6 views
Simon Duringer Simon Duringer's blog:
My next guest on Simon’s 10 Q I has led an incredible life. Born into a family of thoroughbred engineers her career was probably predestined and she did indeed follow in the footsteps of her predecessors. A marriage, a divorce and several award winning books later, she still acts as consultant to... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 16:02 • 66 views
Leslie Bratspis Leslie Bratspis's blog:
My former husband was twice deployed to Vietnam. I have memories of how changed he was when he returned. He looked the same, but looks can be deceiving. I had no idea what was going on inside his mind. While he was overseas he wrote letters about missing me and looking forward to coming home, but... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 16:00 • 11 views
Gerald Freeman Gerald Freeman's blog:
A friend of mine came round and after a few drinks he spouted out some wonderful quotes on Life.
http://geraldfreeman.blogspot.pt/2015...
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Published on March 27, 2015 15:40 • 34 views
Sylva Kelegian Sylva Kelegian's blog:
Hi, I am an actress and a dog rescuer and my new book, GOD SPELLED BACKWARDS: The Journey of an Actress into the World of Dog Rescue is available on my website www.sylvakelegian.com and is raising awareness for our four-legged friends!
Here is an excerpt from the book which is available in hard co... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 15:29 • 27 views
Valery G. Olsen Valery G. Olsen's blog:

Thanks to all of you supporting me with the WORLDS OF PROVIDENCE series!


Please, please, please be sure to write a review here on Goodreads, Barnes and Noble, or on Amazon!

I just wanted to let you know that it will continue, but I have been working on a new series of late that I just can't get out...

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Published on March 27, 2015 14:54 • 5 views
Robert  Jacoby Robert Jacoby's blog:
From today's journal entry:

My drive time over the past few weeks--since I've been writing Dusk and Ember again, and also since I've been listening to lectures on CD--have been especially creative times. Behind the wheel of my car my brain shifts into a lower gear to perform the menial and rote bu... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 14:50 • 9 views
April Brookshire April Brookshire's blog:
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Carew Papritz Carew Papritz's blog:
"I travel, not only for the passion and madness and desire of movement,but because travel, like bread and water and air, becomes necessary to a life fully dreamed and lived." - The Legacy Letters, by Carew Papritz

The Legacy Letters His Wife, His Children, His Final Gift by Carew Papritz Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 14:13 • 7 views
Sally Wiener Grotta Sally Wiener Grotta's blog:
I'm thrilled that my novel "The Winter Boy" has been nominated for the prestigious Locus Award. To celebrate, Pixel Hall Press is sponsoring a Goodreads Giveaway of an autographed copy of the book.

March 25-April 3
https://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/sh...

I hope you'll Enter to Win, as well as add... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on March 27, 2015 13:32 • 10 views
Diane Escalera Diane Escalera's blog:
I'm super excited to announce the re-release of Dangerous Desire, a witty tale about a second chance at love. The fresh plot will thrill contemporary romance and romantic suspense readers alike. Fast action. Badass hero. Caliente sex. All that and so much more!

Sienna Diaz is desperate to find her... Read more of this blog post »
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