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Jim  Shanahan Jim Shanahan's blog:
My Big Fat Magical Cat loves to share her favourite things to do and see in each of the cities she visits. Today’s post lists Lola’s five favourite things to do while in Bordeaux.

No. 5: Sip a kittycino in the shadows of the Cathedrale Sainte-Andre, while she listens to the bells ring from the Tou... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 19:40 • 24 views
Susan Ee Susan Ee's blog:

World After Greek Language Edition CoverThe Greek language edition of World After released this month!

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Published on July 22, 2014 10:01 • 5 views
Peter Monn Peter Monn's blog:

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Well of course my favorite book is The Before Now and After Then by ME and being released in almost exactly a week on Tuesday 7/29! In the interim, I thought I would catch up on my 30 days of book blogging!



Day 9: A Book You Thought You Wouldn’t Like But Ended Up Loving


i'm not myself these days_peter monn


Years ago, someone reco...

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Published on July 21, 2014 01:23 • 1 view
Rebecca Lim Rebecca Lim's blog:
My newest YA crime, thriller, mystery novel is out today, 23 July 2014 in "real" and (e) formats.

It's set in my beautiful hometown of Melbourne, Australia. Hope you enjoy it x
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Published on July 22, 2014 19:26 • 1 view
Emer Martin Emer Martin's blog:
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Published on June 12, 2014 01:16 • 1 view
Courtney Cole Courtney Cole's blog:

Happy Tuesday, guys!


So, I’ve got an announcement to make!


A few years back, I published my debut novel with a small publisher, Whiskey Creek Press. At the time, I was elated. So, so, so excited to be published, because ohmygosh it was my dream. :)


However, I was a brand new author, and mybook didn’...

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Published on July 22, 2014 11:48 • 7 views
Martha Woodroof Martha Woodroof's blog:

This only happens once in a writer’s life: Your first novel arrives in the mail from your editor as an actual, for-real book … Youza!me and the book


The post 7-21-14 appeared first on Martha Woodroof.

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Published on July 21, 2014 07:51 • 2 views
Adam Graham Adam Graham's blog:
Kynetic: On TargetKynetic: On Target by John W. Otte

My rating: 4 of 5 stars


Unlicensed vigilante Kynetic has a plan to get her license but it's not what anyone would call heroic. She plans to become the sidekick and girlfriend of licensed hero Failstate by ensuring that his existing girlfriend Charlotte breaks up... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 18:50 • 18 views
Carly Watters Carly Watters's blog:
Writers on Twitter, I will be hosting an #askagent session at 7pm EST tonight. Come with your questions about submissions, publishing industry, query letters and more! Remember to use the hashtag so that I’ll see it and respond. If you’re … Continue reading → Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 21, 2014 09:14 • 2 views
Melissa  Ford Melissa Ford's blog:
The Tooth Fairy allowed the ChickieNob to keep the tooth she lost at the White House. You know, because it’s special. Normally the Tooth Fairy snatches those suckers up: if you want the cash, you need to relinquish the tooth. But the Tooth Fairy understood that this one had sentimental value. The... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 04:54 • 1 view
Starla Huchton Starla Huchton's blog:

More fictional goodness incoming from my Fierce Five sister, CL Foster! Today, I get to show off not one, not two, but THREE pretty new covers for her Imprint series! Ready? Here we go!



First up is – Book 2 – Tone of Betrayal – Audire’s story:


TOB2


Cover by: Bookfabulous Designs


Release Date: August 19,...

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Published on July 22, 2014 06:58 • 1 view
Leylah Attar Leylah Attar's blog:
Eternity…

53 Letters Quote


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Published on July 21, 2014 08:56 • 8 views
Jonathan  Miller Jonathan Miller's blog:

From AL.com:



davis_artur-11Let me get the news-making information out of the way: On Aug. 25, an exact year before the election, I will be setting up a Davis for Mayor exploratory committee. If it reports that the resources and grassroots support are there, I am in.


I don’t underestimate the obstacles. While I...

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Published on July 22, 2014 07:00 • 1 view
Ana Katzen Ana Katzen's blog:
Gracias a que estoy leyendo más y analizando las obras que leo, estoy aprendiendo un montón sobre técnicas narrativas y formando un criterio más claro sobre lo que constituye un buen recurso y lo que resulta ser una metida de pata. Por supuesto, la subjetividad del arte implica que cada uno de no... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 07:43 • 4 views
Tyler Cowen Tyler Cowen's blog:

When it comes to mail delivery service in Iceland, two days stand out from the rest. The first is when the IKEA catalogue arrives. The second is when the bókatíðindi shows up in the mailbox.


“This is the Christmas catalogue,” says Bryndís Loftsdóttir of the Icelandic Publishers Association, hand...

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Published on July 22, 2014 10:06 • 3 views
Kelly Polark Kelly Polark's blog:
I recently discovered What’s on Your Nightstand? at the 5 Minutes for Books fabulous website.

On the fourth Tuesday of each month you share what you are reading!

Here's what my July looks like.



This month I read WATERCOLOR by Leigh Talbert Moore on my Kindle (Check outtheawesome Dragonflyseries her... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 03:00 • 8 views
L.A. Witt L.A. Witt's blog:
General Misconduct is now available fromSamhain Publishing! Note that while this is a sequel/spinoff to Conduct Unbecoming, it can be read as a standalone. Currently available fromSamhain,Amazon, andBarnes & Noble. I'll add additional links to mywebsiteas they go live.


Ensign Aiden Lange is t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 04:42 • 10 views
Alice  Walsh Alice Walsh's blog:
It’s surreal to run into the one who got away. Remember her? You used to fall asleep buried in her hair and breathing in her scent eagerly. Now you barely register a change in your pulse as you pass each … Continue reading → Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 17:42 • 7 views
Terri Deno Terri Deno's blog:
While I may have had a rant about cover letters scheduled for today, I decided to scrap that and talk about the new program from Amazon called Kindle Unlimited. You get to learn about this new program, and I get to spend more time crafting really good cover letters for my next career adventure, s... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 21, 2014 12:11 • 8 views
Sydney Aaliyah Michelle Sydney Aaliyah Michelle's blog:
I loved this tattoo story because it shows you can cover a bad tattoo, but still hold on to the cool tattoo memory. Kristen, your five questions start now: 1. How old were you when you got your first tattoo? Seventeen. Same day as I took my SATs. Tattoo parlors weren’t legal in Massachusetts […] Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 04:10 • 8 views
Maryam Dinzly Maryam Dinzly's blog:

have you ever really NEED someone but when you call him, he just doesnt wanna talk to you and even though you wanted, needed him, you had promised that you would give him space, so you just sit there, trying so hard not to cry but you really really need someone. or atleast, need him, the one pers...

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Published on July 22, 2014 07:28 • 8 views
Sherrie  Petersen Sherrie Petersen's blog:
The 2014 Boston Globe-Horn Book Awards for Excellence in Children’s Literature were recently announced. And the winner in the fiction category? Grasshopper Jungle by Andrew Smith. I was lucky enough to get an advanced reader copy of this YA back in early February before the novel was released and... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 09, 2014 03:00 • 8 views
Theresa Wolmart Theresa Wolmart's blog:
It's been a while since I have sent out a blog. Wednesday is usually blog day; however, since I have one all written, and tomorrow I have plans, I have decided to send it out tonight. Until I return to New York, in a few weeks, I will be able to start reading your post and corresponding a bit mor... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 18:15 • 13 views
Sarah  Robinson Sarah Robinson's blog:


All my pretties!!!!

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Published on July 22, 2014 16:05 • 2 views
Bob Mayer Bob Mayer's blog:

I am so outraged! Yes. And you know what? No one gives a damn.


ShitDoesntJustHappen_TNActually, I’m not outraged. I’m kind of sick of outrage. I think you can get an idea of part of my philosophy from one of the covers of a trifecta of similar books I’ve written coming out in September.


Somehow, this notion of ‘fair’ has...

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Published on July 22, 2014 10:05 • 6 views
C.L. Wilson C.L. Wilson's blog:


Only 7 days left!!!!

Only SEVEN days remaining until C.L. Wilson’s THE WINTER KING hits the shelves!!


Winter King Quote of the Day

“Roland was a warrior first and a courtier second.
A man after my own heart, even if he was a Summerlander.”




We’re counting down the days until THE WINTER KING hits the...

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Published on July 22, 2014 06:00 • 9 views
Rachel Aaron Rachel Aaron's blog:
Ever since the rumors started about Amazon's $9.99 a month unlimited ebook subscription service, Kindle Unlimited (often described as a "Netflix for Books"), there's been a great deal of speculation and doomsaying about what this will mean for book sales. Specifically self-published and small pre... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 06:54 • 5 views
Racheline Maltese Racheline Maltese's blog:

yourmomSince Erin and I have avoided any particularly hilarious or awkward incidents with our respective mothers lately, we thought we’d bring you a Your Mom story from elsewhere in the romance community.


Carrie Pack’s Designs on You will be out on August 19th fromInterlude Press, but can be pre-ordered...

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Published on July 22, 2014 05:20 • 2 views
Adrian Tchaikovsky Adrian Tchaikovsky's blog:

Does it seem a long time ago, that we were sitting with Sten and Tisamon and Marius in Myna, waiting for the Empire to come kick in the gates?


Back when Empire in Black and Gold was first released, as well as short stories and general fanfarage (1), I had some help from my good friend David Mumfor...

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Published on July 22, 2014 13:31 • 2 views
Alysia Gray Painter Alysia Gray Painter's blog:
Hi Wilfair readers! ARC time for "Fairwil" is nearly here. I'll be sending 'em out in the next few weeks -- August/September -- but if I don't have your email, or you want to make sure you get a copy, please drop me a line at wilfairbook@gmail.com. Thanks for your patience! It's a long book -- no... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 17:50 • 14 views
Jim Goforth Jim Goforth's blog:

Stuart Keane, author of the upcoming novel All or Nothing recently asked me to take part in a Character Blog Tour which of course I agreed to, so stay tuned and below I shall answer a few questions about a character from one of my works. Beforehand, here is a little info about Stuart himself.


Stua...

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Published on July 20, 2014 21:12 • 10 views
Katrina Leno Katrina Leno's blog:

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My grandmother dies in the middle of the night. My mother said her blood turned septic, and it was quick. Later I will google what that means.


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Dangerously low blood pressure, the result of a severe infection that has spread through the bloodstream.


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S goes out to buy muffins. I stay home and...

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Published on July 21, 2014 10:49 • 11 views
Kory M. Shrum Kory M. Shrum's blog:
Sometimes people ask me where I submit my work. This answer varies depending upon the genre (poetry or SFF prose, in my case). I’ve heard some people use submission managers (like Duotrope) with varying degrees of success, but I prefer to save $ where I can, so I use good ‘ol-fashioned Google and... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 13:24 • 1 view
Maria Hammarblad Maria Hammarblad's blog:
I'll have to back up a bit for this post to make sense. I'm sure some of you have heard it before, so skip the first couple of paragraphs, LOL.

A couple of months ago my husband fell ill and eventually had to succumb to going to the hospital. To make a long story short, he has a big tumor, and ev... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 17:32 • 10 views
Alexander Chee Alexander Chee's blog:

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Last Friday, my partner Dustin and I decided to get out of our apartment and go to a film in an actual theater. I chose Snowpiercerbecause we both love Bong Joon Ho’s other films, and so I guessed we might love this one. We went to the theater at Lincoln Center, and before the film began Dustin...

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Published on July 22, 2014 12:27 • 12 views
Nick Leghorn Nick Leghorn's blog:
You may recall that Uncle Sam recently halted sales/transfers of of MRAPs (Mine-Resistant Ambush Protected vehicles) to local and state police after the EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) decided that their emissions would cause flooding in coastal regions. After the bleating ... Read More Read more of this blog post »
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Published on July 22, 2014 16:00 • 4 views
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