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Dorien Grey Dorien Grey's blog:
I've long ago given up wondering what triggers my thoughts and memories, but for some reason I found myself thinking of my friend Ursula. I'd never in my life met anyone like her before, nor have I since. And doubt I ever shall again.

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Published on October 23, 2014 04:46 • 1 view
Bibi Paterson Bibi Paterson's blog:
If you would like the chance to win a $20 or £15 Amazon gift card and a copy of Tied to You by Bibi Paterson Tied to You by Bibi Paterson then enter now:

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Aurelia B. Rowl Aurelia B. Rowl's blog:
I didn't think I could love the new cover for Christmas is Cancelled more than the original one but I am delighted to have been proved wrong...I mean, look... it's SPARKLY!!
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This new and improved Christmas is Cancelled will be released on December 1st and should be up for pre-o... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 22, 2014 04:45 • 2 views
Jonnie Martin Jonnie Martin's blog:
Even when an author has no intention of writing a memoir or biography of their lives, a part of them ends up in the nooks and crannies of their work. My book Wrangle (on sale through Amazon) is a fictional account of life on a quarter horse ranch in Hempstead, Texas, in the 1970’s but the book co... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 23, 2014 04:25 • 2 views
Haim Kadman Haim Kadman's blog:
An African Sunset by MR Haim KadmanL'etoile de Mouaka
"An African sunset"
An excerpt
Right in front of them, against the horizon, beneath the low hanging clouds, Mouaka floated up before their eyes, through the car’s windshield. A light and wide strip speckled with dark bluish-gray spots of vegetation and empty spaces between the ma... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 23, 2014 04:24 • 11 views
India Daram India Daram's blog:
One of those simple things as walking the dog can figuratively clear mental cobwebs. Something as mundane as seeing someone take home bunches of flowers in the middle of his working day set off ideas...hmm a possible romantic evening/meal or the ultimate chick dream - a man who can cook like a dr... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 23, 2014 04:05 • 4 views
Betsy Bird Betsy Bird's blog:

This is our second “Walking and Talking” installment by the clearly multi-talented Steve Sheinkin. This week? Jenni Holm discusses how she works and gives some background on the blood, sweat and tears that went into The Fourteenth Goldfish.WalkingJenniHolm1 Walking and Talking with . . . Jenni Holm!


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Be also sure to check out the first Walking and Talking...

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Published on October 23, 2014 01:00 • 7 views
H.K. Carlton H.K. Carlton's blog:






"Sexy & hilarious foodie romance -- too hot in the kitchen."
Enjoyed Taming Romeo (Sanchez Sisters Book #1)? Then you know bossy big sister Choco. See what antics she gets into in Claiming Carlos.
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Taming Romeo (Sanchez Sisters Book #1)? Then you know bossy big sister Choco.
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Published on October 22, 2014 03:00 • 4 views
Stephen C. Rose Stephen C. Rose's blog:
From Some Stones Don't Roll
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There we have it. Combine the remnants of the Sweet and Low with a miniscule squeeze from the inverted Trader John's honey container with the clever plastic, opening, squeezable, dispenser more spare in size than the aperture of a penis. The thinnest str... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 23, 2014 03:39 • 6 views
A. Lynden Rolland A. Lynden Rolland's blog:
OBT and I just had a little snowball fight in honor of today's spotlight...




CROWN OF ICE by Vicki L. Weavil!

Thyra Winther's seventeen, the Snow Queen, and immortal, but if she can't reassemble a shattered enchanted mirror by her eighteenth birthday she's doomed to spend eternity as a wraith. Ar... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 22, 2014 08:26 • 6 views
Jerome R. Corsi Jerome R. Corsi's blog:

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NEW YORK – President Obama told reporters Wednesday he is “cautiously more optimistic” that the chances of additional infections from Liberian traveler Thomas Eric Duncan are ebbing.


However, amid Obama’s optimism, Dr. Tom Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, anno...

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Published on October 22, 2014 18:25 • 5 views
Brian  McClellan Brian McClellan's blog:

Orders are now open for the limited run hardcovers of both powder mage novellas, Forsworn and Servant of the Crown. They will be numbered (1-100), signed, and dated. Orders are open as a bundle first.

I will try to accommodate requests for particular numbered copies in the comments below or on you...

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Published on October 22, 2014 06:54 • 2 views
Jackie Nacht Jackie Nacht's blog:

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Hi Everyone!


I just wanted you all to know that TA Chase and I are doing a double Halloween Book Blast today in celebration of A Holiday Job Zombie Run and A Bittersweet Haunting Release. Stop on by for the raffle copter giveaway for a chance to win a $20 Amazon ecard.


Over to the side is the lis...

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Published on October 22, 2014 09:15 • 1 view
L.M. Roth L.M. Roth's blog:
L. M. Roth QUIZ OF THE DAY from L. M. Roth

The L. M. Roth Quiz of the Day is a quiz for those familiar with the books of L. M. Roth. If you are not familiar with the books of L. M. Roth, you’d better start cramming!

The answer to yesterday's quiz: Felicia was the character who ran away from home to... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 23, 2014 03:13 • 7 views
M.I. Bulancea M.I. Bulancea's blog:
October 21, 2014

Recently I repeated part of my 2012 road trip, namely my visit to Boulder. Doubtless I noticed new things along the way, not least of all local people.

At a franchise diner in Nebraska, the waitress, a mother of two, told me point blank she believes we're living in End Times. I agr... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 23, 2014 03:01 • 7 views
Robin Rowles Robin Rowles's blog:
Hi Everyone,

FREE KINDLE DOWNLOAD: October 24th to 28th:

With Halloween fast approaching; I'm offering a FREE kindle edition download for 5 days, from Friday 24th October 2014.

Historical and interesting information for understanding the concepts of HALLOWEEN. (With two recipes for your Halloween c... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 23, 2014 02:58 • 65 views
Jan  Ellis Jan Ellis's blog:
If you want to know more about my novellas or find out what's new, do keep an eye on my website. I've just upgraded it and I think it looks quite smart!

http://www.janelliswriter.com

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Published on October 23, 2014 02:16 • 1 view
J.A. Heron J.A. Heron's blog:
30 Days with Dariana is currently on sale. You can pick up a copy for 99p/99¢ via Amazon Kindle download.

UK ~ http://www.amazon.co.uk/30-Days-Daria...

USA ~ http://www.amazon.com/30-Days-Dariana...

Check out the reviews if you need convincing to buy this book.

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Published on October 23, 2014 02:02 • 12 views
R.B. Harkess R.B. Harkess's blog:
I have upset my cats. They do not approve of me pacing backwards and forwards, practising my reading for BristolCon.

I forgot how challenging readings can be. Trying to find a self-contained, exciting, interesting excerpt of about a thousand worlds is trickier than it sounds, and you really have t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 22, 2014 03:55 • 7 views
Nami Cob Nobbler Nami Cob Nobbler's blog:


“A writer should not allow himself to be turned into an institution.”



50 tahun lalu, Jean Paul Sartre menolak anugerah Nobel. #sartre #existentialism

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Published on October 22, 2014 23:38 • 7 views
The New York Review of Books The New York Review of Books's blog:
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Europe is facing a challenge from Russia to its very existence. Neither the European leaders nor their citizens are fully aware of this challenge or know how best to deal with it.

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Published on October 22, 2014 20:00 • 10 views
C.J. Anderson C.J. Anderson's blog:
"Your pregnancy is a gift from God. The Lord gives and he sometimes takes away," said Bishop.
"No one is taking my child."
"His birth is not promised. Only the virgin mother could claim that. We both know that isn't you." He smiled like some sinister cartoonbook clown.
See his words. A dark god that... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 23, 2014 02:19 • 11 views
J.A. Huss J.A. Huss's blog:

GIVEAWAY and EXCERPT: PROFILE (Social Media #5)

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Published on October 22nd 2014
Genres: Adult, Contemporary, Erotic Romance, Romance
All the best fairytale princesses have the most horrific pasts. Mine just happens to be more horrific than most.
Fantasizing over Vaughn Asher was a dream. Meeting Vaughn Asher wa...
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Published on October 22, 2014 07:00 • 4 views
Amelia C. Gormley Amelia C. Gormley's blog:


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I love this the dog is like awkwardly wagging his tail like he’s happy but doesn’t really know what’s going on I love this so much



That awkward lingering paw just gets me


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Published on October 23, 2014 01:27 • 7 views
Isaac Belmar Isaac Belmar's blog:

Creo que fue Vargas Llosa en su Cartas a un joven novelista el que dijo que la realidad puede ser un buen principio para una historia, pero nunca puede ser su final. Hemingway también era partidario, como táctica para vencer a la hoja en blanco, de empezar con una frase cierta, con una cosa que f...

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Published on October 22, 2014 09:51 • 6 views
Mariela Villegas Rivero Mariela Villegas Rivero's blog:
Muy buenas tardes a todos mis chicos de Lunas Vampíricas. En esta ocasión les traigo unas palabras muy especiales que, en mi caso, han resultado ser toda una revelación y una gran ayuda e impulso para seguir con mi amor por laescritura en esta época de crisis literaria para mí.

Muchas veces he que... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 22, 2014 17:19 • 6 views
Lucy V. Hay Lucy V. Hay's blog:
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My new book is out!!! Just in time for LONDON SCREENWRITERS' FESTIVAL. See you there! Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 23, 2014 01:41 • 7 views
Kathy Sharp Kathy Sharp's blog:
The second bulletin from the Isle of Larus hotline is now ready. The Reverend Pontius is here trying his hand at an interview. Try to contain your excitement, folks!
Here is a transcript of the second bulletin:

The Reverend: “Good day to you! The Reverend Pontius here. I am told that people much en... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 23, 2014 01:31 • 22 views
Melissa M. Frye Melissa M. Frye's blog:
Hello From the Gillespies by Monica McInerney Expected Publication: November 4th 2014 by NAL Genre: Women’s Fiction | Contemporary | Mainstream My Rating: 4 of 5 Stars You could say I’m an epic fail when it comes to reviewing books for Netgalley. Too often I request a book, get approved and end u... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 22, 2014 22:01 • 5 views
Oxford University Press Oxford University Press's blog:

I’m writing from Palermo where I’ve been teaching a course on the legacy of Troy. Myths and fairy tales lie on all sides in this old island. It’s a landscape of stories and the past here runs a live wire into the present day. Within the same hour, I saw an amulet from Egypt from nearly 3000 years...

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Published on October 23, 2014 00:30 • 6 views
J.C. Daniels J.C. Daniels's blog:

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Fuck, he thought miserably. Rising from the couch, he lifted a hand only to let it fall uselessly to his side. “Lizzie, I’m sorry. I didn’t—”


“I don’t want to hear it!” she shouted, cutting him off.


He had to duck to avoid the little potted orchid she sent flying his way. And damn, she still had...

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Published on October 22, 2014 10:26 • 6 views
Cardeno C. Cardeno C.'s blog:
DearAndrew,

I was wondering how you choose the narrator for your audiobooks. I know there is a list of “golden voices” of narrators for many of the audiobooks out there. Do you use a list as a reference? How do you know if the narrator will convey the tone or inflection the way you envisioned when... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 22, 2014 04:13 • 10 views
Jill Shalvis Jill Shalvis's blog:

Today’s writing inspiration. The question is …


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To scruff or not scruff? Ladies?




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Published on October 22, 2014 04:30 • 3 views
Charlie Cochet Charlie Cochet's blog:

THIRDS Thursdays



Prompt: The first day Tony brings Cael home from Dex’s POV.



“Dex, I’d like to talk to you about something.”


“Is it bad?” Dex asked, hugging his favorite stuffed lion toy. He didn’t want it to be bad, but Tony wasn’t smiling so maybe it was bad. His bottom lip jutted out and he tried not to cry....

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Published on October 22, 2014 21:00 • 10 views
Cal Newport Cal Newport's blog:

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Brain Picking


I’m a professional non-fiction writer which makes me by default also a professional reader of sorts (the photo above shows my nightstand). I read (most of) five to ten books per month on average in addition to quite a few articles.


One thing that has often frustrated me in this unde...

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Published on October 22, 2014 17:37 • 13 views
Karina Gioertz Karina Gioertz's blog:









“Sexy & hilarious foodie romance

— too hot in the kitchen.”

Enjoyed

Taming Romeo (Sanchez Sisters Book #1)? Then you know bossy big sister Choco.

See what antics she gets into in Claiming Carlos.
Choco

Sanchez is stuck in a rut. She’s never hit a softball and has been friends

forever with Carl... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 22, 2014 06:00 • 4 views
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