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Julie Eberhart Painter Julie Eberhart Painter's blog:
It’s true. When I pattern my writing style using the format of authors I admire, I’m honoring them.

Borrowing format is not a violation of copyright. In recent times, writers have copied Hemingway’s minimalist, yet emotional style. For Whom the Bell Tolls by Ernest Hemingway For a more succinct method, they've parroted Elmore Leonard’s st... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 21, 2014 06:21 • 18 views
Elaine  White Elaine White's blog:
The Past Never Stays Where it Belongs! In Westwood, California, was where John Francis, the town’s priest re-encountered the beast. To his astonishment, horrifying events began unraveling before him. These unprovoked occurrences soon turned to fright when Sister Teresa’s body was found murdered.... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 21, 2014 01:56 • 1 view
Stephen C. Rose Stephen C. Rose's blog:
Excerpt from Some Stones Don't Roll
A Kindle Novella

We are discussing feeling and logic and psychologism and I am silenced. I cannot participate any more. I am a wanderer in the outer space of reverie. I am slumped in a fix of my own making. I am caught in a self-referential bind fishing for iambs... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 21, 2014 05:23 • 6 views
Millie Aveyard Millie Aveyard's blog:
Book Two of The Middlesmoor Murders will be published in November 2014.

Book two will be EBook as was Book One.

Book one and Book Two will be joined together in one Paperback Book to be published in November 2014.

I hope you will enjoy Book Two. I really enjoyed writing both Book One and Book Two... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 21, 2014 05:10 • 14 views
William Meikle William Meikle's blog:


It's been a quiet summer on the sales front, but there's some new ones to report.
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Published on October 21, 2014 03:45 • 4 views
Greg Jolley Greg Jolley's blog:
I've sent off my application and the required four cereal box tops to be be pronounced "King of the Publishing World."
What will my reign be noted for?
Effective immediately, Editors will get equal credit for all published works, with their name shoulder to shoulder with the author.

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Published on October 21, 2014 04:39 • 8 views
Sarah Chorn Sarah Chorn's blog:

About the Book


The Accidental Highwaymanis the first swashbuckling adventure for young adults by talented author and illustrator, Ben Tripp. This thrilling tale of dark magic and true love is the perfectstory for fans of William Goldman’sThe Princess Bride.


In eighteenth-century England, young Chr...

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Published on October 21, 2014 02:00 • 7 views
Nenia Campbell Nenia Campbell's blog:
I have been sharing my writing with people online since I was about fifteen. I have been selling my books for money since I was twenty-two. I am now twenty-five, and while I am still naive about many facets of life, publishing and author professionalism are not among them.*

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Martina Boone Martina Boone's blog:
I quit writing for almost fifteen years.

I cringe to think about that now, because I imagine what I could have learned in that time. . . . Where would my writing career be now? I look at the young writers starting out, and I’m envious of all the years they have left to hone their craft.

So why did... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 21, 2014 03:00 • 10 views
Liesel K. Hill Liesel K. Hill's blog:
Before we get to TTT, I need to post answers for my quiz yesterday. I did "Famous Faces Before They Were Famous" and no one got all of them. (Click here to see the post.) Thanks to everyone who participated! The answers are as follows:
a. Patrick Stewart b. Dr. Seuss c. John Wayne d. Condoleeza Ri... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2014 21:00 • 7 views
Rae Hachton Rae Hachton's blog:

How to get the updates and what has changed.

Nothing Major has changed—Just one name, and one scene. *Scroll down for scene*

Giles has become Vincent, and the "Chosen One" and "Chosen One, Part Deux" chapters of Pretty in Black and Black Satin are now called THE HUNTERandhave Vincent in them.

I'm no...

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Published on October 20, 2014 22:08 • 7 views
John Paul Bernett John Paul Bernett's blog:
Hello everyone, I hope you are all well. Things are getting exciting here as Atkinson’s Adversary, book three of The Reaper Series is about to be published. Like before when Atkinson’s Armageddon was published I am offering the previous books on Amazon Kindle Free of charge. This way you can try... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 21, 2014 03:10 • 55 views
Sherwood Smith Sherwood Smith's blog:
Elsewhere on Goodreads, Rachel Neumeier discusses definitions of gritty, dark, and grimdark fantasy.

She says that her definitions differ from what she's found elsewhere, but I was nodding my way through, with one caveat about her example in high fantasy.

This leaves me wondering what other defini... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 21, 2014 02:56 • 11 views
Mouloud Benzadi Mouloud Benzadi's blog:
فيروس الإيبولا القاتل سيجتاحُ العالم رغم كلّ الإجراءات،
10,000 حالة إصابة جديدة كلّ أسبوع قبل نهاية السنة

تسود حالة من الحيرة والهلع أرجاء العالم هذه الأيام بعدما اتّضح أنّ الفيروس القاتل المعروف باسم فيروس الإيبولا بات يهدّد كلّ أقطار العالم من غير استثناء بعدما ظلّ محصوراً في إفريقيا الغربية منذ... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 21, 2014 02:34 • 17 views
Bernard Batubara Bernard Batubara's blog:



Buku yang baik, setidaknya menurut saya, adalah buku yang berlakon seperti kristal. Ia memiliki fragmen-fragmen, dan ketika dibaca dari sudut yang berbeda, maka ia akan memantulkan hal-hal yang berbeda pula. Buku yang baik juga seperti sebuah diorama, ia tampak beku, diam, dan tetap, namun jika... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2014 23:18 • 7 views
M.O. Kenyan M.O. Kenyan's blog:

GUYS!!!!


How are you?


First i want to say thank you for the support you have given the New Yorker series. I know you are waiting for the fourth book, and a number of you have asked me when it is being released. the thing is I am yet to give it to the publisher, SECRET CRAVINGS, I’m still going thro...

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Published on October 21, 2014 00:16 • 9 views
A.J. MacDonald Jr. A.J. MacDonald Jr.'s blog:
Anita Sarkeesian

Anita Sarkeesian


#Gamergate has recently revealed the gamer culture as anti-woman and hyper-violent.


What a sad state of affairs!


I have the utmost respect for Anita Sarkeesian — a smart, brave, and beautiful woman — who has been critical of the gaming culture’s misogynistic tendencies for the pas...

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Published on October 20, 2014 17:06 • 6 views
Giovanna Fletcher Giovanna Fletcher's blog:


#girlietime #McWags ❤️

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Published on October 16, 2014 10:32 • 7 views
C.M. Stunich C.M. Stunich's blog:

♫♫ HAPPY RELEASE DAY! ♫♫



“Dead Serious” (Hard Rock Roots #6) is now LIVE!!!


Sex, drugs, and rock ‘n’ roll. Oh, and blood. Lots and lots of blood.


Happy reading!


AMAZON US:http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00OPDPBXE

AMAZON CA:http://www.amazon.ca/gp/product/B00OPDPBXE?%2AVersion%2A=1&%2Aentries%2A=0

AMAZO...

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Published on October 20, 2014 21:29 • 21 views
Nick Thacker Nick Thacker's blog:

Are you wondering how to launch a book? Maybe you’ve just finished your first novel, or a memoir, or a non-fiction tome based on your expertise. Either way, the question of how to launch a book properly is one I get asked many times a week.


Many authors, actually, never ask me directlyhow to launc...

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Published on October 20, 2014 07:00 • 7 views
Rosemary  Harris Rosemary Harris's blog:
DEBORAH CROMBIE: It is always such a treat to have the multi-talented author Dana Cameron as one of
our guests on JRW. You know you can count on Dana for something fun and interesting, and when I saw the title of today's post I couldn't wait to read it! So without further ado here is Dana on:

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Published on October 20, 2014 23:00 • 1 view
Paul Douglas Lovell Paul Douglas Lovell's blog:
Animals, fish and
the obligatory face;
shapes that the clouds make.
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Published on October 21, 2014 01:19 • 6 views
Brenna Aubrey Brenna Aubrey's blog:

Less than one week to go until release day and this teaser is a sexy one. Mia has such a way with her words, don’t you think?


I called this one “Flame and Paper”



“He was flame and I was paper. His touch immolated me and I felt light, like the fiery embers of paper ashes carried away on the wind.”...

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Published on October 21, 2014 01:00 • 10 views
Pamela Fagan Hutchins Pamela Fagan Hutchins's blog:

Our first ever “Women of Mystery” book signing and Q&A panel was at the River Oaks Barnes & Noble in Houston this past weekend. I was joined by authors Stephanie Jaye Evans (the Sugar Land Mysteries), Kay Kendall (Austin Starr Mysteries), Mandy Broughton (children’s and cozy mysteries), R...

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Published on October 20, 2014 18:02 • 6 views
N.R. Walker N.R. Walker's blog:

nrwalker:

Fabulous review of RDH3 and interview


Originally posted on scatteredthoughtsandroguewords:


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N. R. Walker’s Red Dirt Heart series has turned out to be one of my latest obsessions. I love every part of this series from the location to the characters and even the animals... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2014 15:52 • 10 views
Alecia Stone Alecia Stone's blog:
The NoruBlue RoseBook Oneby Lola StVilGenre: YA FantasyNumber of pages:397Word Count:73,062Cover Artist:Renu
Book Description:"After speaking to the other angels on the team, I hang up my cell and sigh. No one's heard from Aaden in months. This bothers me not only as the leader but as his girl--w... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 21, 2014 01:00 • 6 views
Christopher  Rice Christopher Rice's blog:

My new book THE VINES went on sale today in both the U.S. and in theUnited Kingdom. For me, the line between an idea and a finished novel often zig-zags across different periods of my life, passing through different fictional landscapes as it goes, so rather than just writing the words – ‘P...

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Published on October 21, 2014 00:15 • 9 views
Alicia Rivoli Alicia Rivoli's blog:
COMING THIS SPRING!!!******WHISPERS OF DEATH******
What do you think of the cover?!?!?


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Published on October 20, 2014 13:37 • 1 view
Jen J. Danna Jen J. Danna's blog:


Ann and I are in the last few weeks of working on a new series proposal and we’ve hit that time, that dreaded time, when we have to come up with . . . a title. *cue scary horror movie music* You might think: It’s a title. How hard can it be? But when you consider what rides on a title—it needs t...

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Published on October 21, 2014 00:00 • 6 views
Hannah Fielding Hannah Fielding's blog:

Venice is known for many things in the cultural world: architecture, music, literature, the classic Commedia dell’arte. But for me, the most striking and beautiful of all the city’s gifts to culture is Murano glass, made exclusively on the islands of that name since the 13th century and wildly po...

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Published on October 20, 2014 01:23 • 6 views
Jennifer McMurrain Jennifer McMurrain's blog:

Signed paperback copy (in person) - $12.00 - find an event near you -http://www.jennifermcmu...rrain.com/p/events.html
Signed paperback copy (mail order) - $18.00 (includes s/h) - e-mail JenniferMcMurrain@gmail.com for details
Paperback copy - $12.95 - http://www.amazon.com/Return-Quail-Crossings-Jennifer-McMurrain/dp/1500858412/ref=tmm_pap_title_0?ie=UTF8&qid=1413304014&sr=8-1... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 15, 2014 13:44 • 6 views
Kym Grosso Kym Grosso's blog:




Ten hot vampire romance novels by NY Times & USA Today bestselling authors. A limited offer–a steeply discounted price. ***Full novels ***Only available until Jan. 2015 Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2014 15:03 • 5 views
Θοδωρής Γεωργακόπουλος Θοδωρής Γεωργακόπουλος's blog:

1. Ο Ράσελ Μπραντ καλεί τον κόσμο σε επανάσταση


Το εφηβικό αναρχοαριστερό παραλήρημα του Βρετανού κωμικού το θυμάστε; Τώρα έγινε ολόκληρο βιβλίο-μανιφέστο. Μια κριτική του σπουδαίου Ντέιβιντ Ράνσιμαν τοποθετεί την γλυκούλα αφέλεια του ηθοποιού στο επίπεδο που της αναλογεί, χωρίς υπερβολική ειρωνί...

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Published on October 20, 2014 12:45 • 5 views
Jim Provenzano Jim Provenzano's blog:
Shonda Rhimes recently shut down critics who attacked her inclusion of saucy gay sex scenes and adultery in her hit shows Scandal and How to Get Away With Murder.

Rhimes is a notoriously big fan of tweeting, so she's adept at the inane discourse that takes place there. She even encourages her cas... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2014 23:48 • 6 views
Marilyn Almodóvar Marilyn Almodóvar's blog:
I've been working on Airbrushed now for a few years. Now that I have a prologue, I thought I could share it with you. Hope you enjoy it!
This is a ROUGH version. :)

My hands feel weird. So does my tongue and my body. I giggle, echoing the giggles of my friends, as one of them passes the thin hand... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2014 21:00 • 6 views
Andrea Speed Andrea Speed's blog:
Infected: Life After Death and Infected: Freefall are re-released in shiny new editions! So if you want to grab them, please do.
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Published on October 21, 2014 00:24 • 15 views
Jenna Bayley-Burke Jenna Bayley-Burke's blog:
The Pink Heart Society: Male On Monday - Jake Ballard aka Scott Foley: Today at The Pink Heart Society, columnist JennaBayley-Burke extols the virtues of Scandal's Jake Ballard, who is played by a... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2014 12:01 • 8 views
Aliyah Burke Aliyah Burke's blog:

Been a busy day for me thus far. Productive, but busy. I hope all y’all are having a great one.


Did you do anything fun over the weekend?

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Kathleen  Hale Kathleen Hale's blog:


legalmexican:



Thats the motto


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Kristan Higgins Kristan Higgins's blog:
Due to a bug bite and huge allergic reaction, I have drugged myself with Benadryl and may finally get that medically-induced coma I've been dreaming of. Am torn between Drs. House, Thackeray, McSteamy & McDreamy for treatment.
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Published on October 20, 2014 19:15 • 8 views
Dan Pearce Dan Pearce's blog:
dan-pearce

dan-pearceI am Dan Pearce.


I don’t need help.


I am solid. I have my life under control. I have a beautiful mind. I am with it. I am good enough. I am strong enough. I am successful. I am awesome.


I am Dan fucking Pearce.


Or so I thought…


“Are you kidding me right now?”


That’s precisely when I knew I wasn’t Dan f...

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Published on October 20, 2014 23:01 • 6 views
David  Brooks David Brooks's blog:
The reaction nationally to Ebola is rooted in weaknesses in our cultural fabric. Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2014 21:00 • 30 views
Anya M. Wassenberg Anya M. Wassenberg's blog:
From a media release:

imagineNATIVE
Film + Media Arts Festival
Presenting Sponsor: Bell Media
October 22 - 26, 2014

TORONTO
- The 15th Annual imagineNATIVE Film + Media Arts Festival begins in days, running October 22-26, 2014 with the most compelling and distinctive Indigenous works from around the... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2014 23:16 • 6 views
Andrew Hickey Andrew Hickey's blog:

(I hope the following is coherent — I’ve been sleep-deprived for much of the last week, and really don’t feel very good)


We no longer live in anything that could be made to convincingly pose as a two-party system, even if you squint a bit. Nor do we live in the two-and-a-bit party system we had fr...

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Published on October 20, 2014 17:17 • 5 views
Udo Z. Karzi Udo Z. Karzi's blog:
Oleh Christian Heru Cahyo Saputro

Tumi Mit Kota by Udo Z. KarziJudul buku: Tumi Mit Kota, Kumpulan Cerita Buntak
Penulis: Udo Z. Karzi dan Elly Dharmawanti
Penerbit: Pustaka LaBRAK, Bandar Lampung
Cetakan Pertama: I, November 2013
Tebal: v + 74 hlm.

SASTRA Lampung nasibnya tidak seberuntung sastra Jawa, Sunda, dan Bali yang suda... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2014 23:31 • 59 views
Michelle Witte Michelle Witte's blog:
Some Necessary Context In recent years there have been a number of brouhahas involving book bloggers and amateur (in the sense of not being professional) book reviewers. You can see a post I wrote about three years ago that addresses several of these kerfuffles. Note: This was written several mon... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 20, 2014 16:07 • 8 views
Lynne Silver Lynne Silver's blog:

Guess what?


First Matchis now free on all major retailers! Go get your copy now and spread the word!


AMAZON ~ ITUNES ~ KOBO, All Romance Books


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