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David W. Robbins David W. Robbins's blog:
Rich Little Piggy by David W. RobbinsDrop and give me 20! No, not 20 push-ups, $20 dollars for your emergency fund. Now, save $100 in your retirement account. Next, put $100 towards your kid's college fund. Come on now, you're just getting warmed up! Now, it's time to work on your budget for next month. Ok, ok, do you see where we'... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 29, 2015 15:25 • 16 views
J.L. Clayton J.L. Clayton's blog:
Tomorrow is the kindle countdown deal
On Amazon January 30, 2015 to February 1, 2015. Price of kindle book will start at $0.99 and move up until its back at $2.99. So if you like eBook and you want to read A Blaze of Magic go to Amazon and get your copy. Plus, A Spark of Magic the first book in t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 29, 2015 15:18 • 22 views
Trent Ruble Trent Ruble's blog:
With the announcement this week of the passing of Arthur (AJ) Winterholter, a flood of nostolgia came rushing into my mind. Artie was a Godly, straight-talking man's man whom I admired. I haven't seen AJ for years and now the opportunity to do so again is gone. But, he'll always live on in my fon... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 29, 2015 15:25 • 2 views
Amy Bai Amy Bai's blog:


From mah book. :)

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Walter C. Conner Walter C. Conner's blog:
Just got an email from a reader who made my day.

"This is definitely your best and I loved the others! You drew me so effortlessly back into the story, which flows seamlessly. I want to stay with your characters Forever! I’m only on Chapter 12, but I don’t want the story to end, EVER!"
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Published on January 29, 2015 14:47 • 3 views
Charlie Fenton Charlie Fenton's blog:

Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel (book cover)


Weeks pass so quickly, seems like we only just watched the first episode of Wolf Hall and then the second episode is out! I had enjoyed the first episode but found it just a little slow and it jumped back in time a lot, but this one fixed those problems.


The...

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Published on January 29, 2015 04:24 • 2 views
Clare Wilson Clare Wilson's blog:
I have been given the award below, by the lovely Andy Livingstone @markethaven and given the challenge to inspire you lovely people with some facts about myself.

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7 Wonders of My Writerly World...

1. I have two sons. Oliver who is 21 months and Elliot who is 8 weeks old. (I know I'm insane right?)S... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 29, 2015 14:32 • 59 views
Denisa Falešníková Denisa Falešníková's blog:
11393460Název: Bitva o labyrint
Série: Percy Jackson
Díl: 4
Autor: Rick Riordan
Počet stran: 384
Nakladatelství: Fragment [březen 2011]
http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-c4RhF4pj5ow/U7W-PBgHAdI/AAAAAAAAAl0/I2dxj01hFDo/s320/Odd%25C4%259Blova%25C4%258D.pngOficiální anotace: Jmenuji se Percy Jackson… Je mi skoro 15. Svět kolem se zdá být čím dál nebezpečnější.
Tábor polokrevných už není, co býval. Luke s Kronovou armádou se snaž... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 28, 2015 09:32 • 4 views
Kerry-Lee Powell Kerry-Lee Powell's blog:

Michael Dennis has given Inheritance a rave review over at his poetry blog, Today’s Book of Poetry. Some lovely things he says:


If this book doesn’t show up on every “best of” list, every award nomination list, there is nothing I can do about it – but it should.


These harrowing poems could only ven...

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Published on January 29, 2015 04:20 • 1 view
Z. Rider Z. Rider's blog:

It’s still early days yet with Suckers, though it sure doesn’t feel like it. Even if you set aside the writing of the novel (started back in 2007), I’ve been working on production and promotion since, what, last July? Mr. Rider’s Greek chorus refrain for the past four months has been, “And it sti...

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Published on January 29, 2015 12:41 • 5 views
سماح جعفر سماح جعفر's blog:
ترجمة: سماح جعفر



الجزء الثاني والأخير

يمكن أن تعتبر أنك تمتلك فكرة سينمائية بمجرد أن تدمجها في العملية السينمائية. فيصبح بإمكانك أن تقول، "لدي فكرة" حتى لو اقترضتها من دوستويفسكي.
الفكرة هي أمر بسيط جدًا. إنها ليست مفهومًا؛ إنها ليست فلسفة. حتى لو كان بإمكان المرء أن يرسم مفهومًا من كل فكرة. أفكر ا... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 28, 2015 04:53 • 3 views
Петър Стойков Петър Стойков's blog:


В тази статия ще ви покажем някои от най-новите таблети и смартфони, които може да намерите на пазара. Те притежават отлични хардуерни характеристики и разнообразни софтуерни възможности. Статията е платена и информацията в нея отразява интересите, желанията и вижданията на рекламодателя.



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Published on January 29, 2015 07:29 • 4 views
Nadine Matheson Nadine Matheson's blog:

Self publishing is not a new phenomena. Eighteen years ago, I used to work part-time in Books Etc in Canary Wharf. Every Saturday without fail, a writerwould come into the shop and ask if we would stock his book. Every week, I was told to tell him ‘Thanks but no thanks.’ From what I remember, it...

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Published on January 27, 2015 12:08 • 6 views
Carly Ellen Kramer Carly Ellen Kramer's blog:
Those refrigerated “peel and pop” cans of cinnamon rolls, ready to bake and complete with icing, are convenient. Truth be told, they don’t taste half bad. But homemade cinnamon rolls they are NOT… nothing made with ingredients youcan’t pronounce (read the can!) quite compares to a truly homemade... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 29, 2015 04:00 • 5 views
Tash McAdam Tash McAdam's blog:
The day is here, folks. I am super excited for this novella and if the cover is anything to go by it's gonna be a great one! Check out this thing of beauty. AND THEY HAVE A GIVEAWAY! Click here to enter. Title: Dominick (A Prequel to Inferno) Genre: YA dystopian Release Date: March 2015 Publisher... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 27, 2015 17:59 • 5 views
A.J.  Grainger A.J. Grainger's blog:


It’s publication day!

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Published on January 28, 2015 23:00 • 3 views
Jean M. Heimann Jean M. Heimann's blog:



Pope Francis is a great devotee of St. Therese of Lisieux. Her parents, Louis and Zelie were beatified back in 2008. Now, the saint's sister, Leonia is also being considered for sainthood. The priest leading her cause for canonization, talked about her life, in a video conference chat.

FR. ANTONIO... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 29, 2015 13:43 • 5 views
Lauren   James Lauren James's blog:

I found out today that my American publisher, Egmont US, are closing. They won’t be publishing my book.


This was a huge shock, especially as I wasn’t told and only found out when the closure hit the news.


It’s very upsetting that my book won’t be published in the USA in Spring 2016 as planned, but...

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Published on January 21, 2015 13:10 • 3 views
Beth Flynn Beth Flynn's blog:

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I am so excited to be a part of this amazing opportunity put together by The Rock Stars of Romance. Tease brings youSEVEN of the most anticipated releases of 2015! The name is quite fitting, as it’s such a tease.


I am completely honored to be included with these fabulous authors. Karina Halle, A...

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Published on January 28, 2015 07:42 • 4 views
Candace Vianna Candace Vianna's blog:

HOW TO EFFECTIVELY REPORT A COPYRIGHTVIOLATION

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Stumble across this post the today by Dianapersaudi and thought some of you out there might find it interesting. My book has been pirated so many times and on so many sites that filing complaints would become a full time job. This is...

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Published on January 29, 2015 09:19 • 2 views
Holly Robinson Holly Robinson's blog:
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Haven Lake


Any artist knows that reading reviews of her book/play/movie/art gallery opening is bound to lead to pain and frustration. Why? Because even if the majority of the reviews are stellar, it’s...

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Published on January 28, 2015 09:22 • 4 views
Morgan Rhodes Morgan Rhodes's blog:
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Published on January 29, 2015 08:50 • 4 views
Amber Silvia Amber Silvia's blog:


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Published on January 29, 2015 11:30 • 1 view
Elizabeth  Burgess Elizabeth Burgess's blog:



The cover of The Watching has been a challenge for me, to say the least. I always have an idea in my head of what I want these covers to look like based on the entire story. Whatever the reader sees on the outside needs to represent the inside, and until yesterday, that hadn’t happened. After num...

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Published on January 27, 2015 16:41 • 4 views
Ευθυμία Δεσποτάκη Ευθυμία Δεσποτάκη's blog:
Στα πλαίσια της καινούργιας μορφής του ιστολογίου, μια φορά το μήνα θα ανεβαίνει μια ανάρτηση σχετικά με τα κόμικ που διάβασα μέσα στο μήνα αυτό. Έχω σκοπό να διαβάσω αρκετά φέτος, οπότε υλικό θα υπάρχει. Για το Ιανουάριο, κρατάω για ξεχωριστή ανάρτηση τη σειρά Red, Green, Blue and You, των Πάνου... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 27, 2015 23:13 • 1 view
Thomas Sweeney Thomas Sweeney's blog:

the harem vs fifty shades of greyWOW! We are blown away by our recent reader and reviewer Abby from Goodreads.com. Not only did she sing the praises of The Harem, but our story made her feel empowered! On top of the giving The Harem a 5 Star rating, she compared The Harem to Fifty Shades of Grey. Check out Abby’s and other Good...

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Published on January 28, 2015 07:35 • 3 views
Tabitha Dellahousye Tabitha Dellahousye's blog:
Tabitha Dellahousye Books is hosting a $25 Amazon Gift Card Giveaway. Please click the link below, scroll to the middle of the page to enter.

You get up to 16 entries! Giveaway ends Sunday, February 1st.

http://www.thekindlebookreview.net/

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Published on January 29, 2015 13:45 • 4 views
Greg Strandberg Greg Strandberg's blog:
For the next five days you can get Florida Sinkholes for free.

This is B-Movie horror stuff here...a reviewer said it well.

But it's more than that, really. It's a tale of hopes and dreams and lost innocence. It's a story of the world crumbling around us, and people not knowing what to do. This is... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 29, 2015 13:41 • 7 views
Kelly Deriemaeker Kelly Deriemaeker's blog:
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Liefde op het eerste gezicht


Beiden zijn ervan overtuigd

dat een plotselinge hartstocht hen heeft verenigd.

Mooi, zo’n zekerheid,

maar onzekerheid is mooier.


Aangezien ze elkaar niet kenden, menen ze

dat er nooit iets tussen hen is voorgevallen.

Maar wat zeggen de straten, trappen en gangen daarvan,

waa...

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Published on January 28, 2015 23:12 • 2 views
Nanna Foss Nanna Foss's blog:
Så mange bøger og så ufatteligt lidt tid.Man skal være kræsen, når man vælger, hvad man bruger sine dyrebare læsetimer på. Carl Sagan vidste det.Og Mark Zuckerberg ved det.Han har lavet en verdensomspændende læseklub, A Year of Books, på den … Læs resten → Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 27, 2015 15:35 • 9 views
Marko Kloos Marko Kloos's blog:

The BBC flew a drone over the Auschwitz concentration camp, and the footage is, as you might expect, profoundly haunting.


Of all the conspiracy theorists, Holocaust deniers piss me off the most, because they blithely try to minimize or outright eradicate from history the industrialized exterminati...

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Published on January 28, 2015 07:01 • 6 views
Heather Webber Heather Webber's blog:
Story of my life right here.


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Published on January 29, 2015 04:42 • 3 views
Judith Starkston Judith Starkston's blog:
A Review of Heather Webb's historical novel, Rodin's Lover, about Camille Claudet, a talented sculptor who had a tumultuous relationship with Rodin and eventually declined into madness.
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Published on January 27, 2015 12:17 • 5 views
Abigail Barnette Abigail Barnette's blog:

I was going to schedule this for Monday, but since I’ll have an Apolonia recap that will be done by then and since it’s been a long time since I was able to have fun withTwilightor whatever this movie is, I thought what the hell, I’ll just post it when I’m done.


Continuing the mockery of this cult...

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Published on January 29, 2015 12:06 • 9 views
Patricia A. Knight Patricia A. Knight's blog:
Picture As an author, I scrupulously examine my plots for subject matter that is offensive. I caution authors I edit to avoid topics that are social “hot spots” like obesity, rape or domestic violence. If essential to the plot, I ask that they move them “off camera.”
But, however diligent I am, complai... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 29, 2015 09:56 • 5 views
Jessica L. Elliott Jessica L. Elliott's blog:
No, I'm not behind in my challenge. But today is a special day here in Kansas. It's Kansas Day! Both of my stories are pretty short this time around. Like, really short. :) But I hope you'll enjoy them. The first is our prompt for the week: solar eclipse. I remember seeing one as a kid and this... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on January 29, 2015 13:09 • 8 views
David Sedaris David Sedaris's blog:

Guest host David Sedaris presents a program celebrating the late writer and actor David Rakoff. Rakoff read often for SELECTED SHORTS, and in this special tribute show, featuring two of his performances, we hear his exceptional ability to pull emotion and meaning out of a text, without getting in...

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Published on January 28, 2015 21:00 • 8 views
Robert Galbraith Robert Galbraith's blog:

The second novel in the Cormoran Strike series, The Silkworm, is available to buy today in paperback. Described by the Sunday Times as a “preposterously compulsive page-turner”, this book finds Strike and Robin investigating a brutal murder by a killer unlike any they have encountered before…




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Published on January 29, 2015 02:15 • 5 views
Michael Connelly Michael Connelly's blog:
Interview on Tavis Smiley (PBS) on January 28, 2015. Watch the video here: http://www.pbs.org/wnet/tavissmiley/i...
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Published on January 29, 2015 13:06 • 8 views
Norma Gail Norma Gail's blog:

This week’s Wandering Wednesdays writing advice comes from Sandra Merville Hart, author of Civil War romance, A Stranger on My Land. I know you will enjoy what she has to say.


Wandering Wednesdays


Writing Advice from Mark Twain: Write Without Pay Until Somebody Offers to Pay

When a recent graduate...

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Published on January 27, 2015 17:00 • 5 views
Eline Stiekema Eline Stiekema's blog:

Mijn minst favoriete maand is bijna voorbij. Gelukkig maar! Het kan mij niet snel genoeg lente worden. Het enige voordeel van januari is dat het een goede maand is om diep weg te kruipen in een boek, film of serie. Vooral wat betreft de boeken heb ik deze maand bepaald niet stilgezeten. Daarom di...

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Published on January 29, 2015 02:57 • 4 views
George Cotronis George Cotronis's blog:

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Evil Within is a fairly mediocre game. The soundtrack however is pretty good and I think it might be a good fit for some horror writing. It’s a bit upbeat, which isn’t always my cup of tea, but I can see it working for the right kind of story or chapter. It has some pounding, almost industrial s...

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