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Richard M Knittle Jr. Richard M Knittle Jr.'s blog:
Two Time Number One Best Selling and Award winning Author and Poet Richard M Knittle Jr. brings you "Out of the Darkness: A Poets Journey" with "Demons" a poetic look at PTSD and dedicated to Robin Williams and "Colors" his version of the Pledge of Allegiance and Hope (A prayer for Ryder) and som... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 06:30 • 71 views
Patrick Rothfuss Patrick Rothfuss's blog:

So a while back, I was lucky enough to get to meet Max Temkin.

Odds are, even if you don’t know his name, you know his work. He’s one of the driving forces behind Cards Against Humanity.

A couple months back, he asked if I’d like to do a podcast with him, where we pretty much just talked about wh...

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Published on June 30, 2015 01:33 • 9 views
Wil Wheaton Wil Wheaton's blog:

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I need a break, so I’m on vacation, but if you want to see something new that I did, check out TV Crimes with Wil Wheaton and Mikey Neumann.




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Published on June 29, 2015 12:15 • 1 view
Stephanie Pearl-McPhee Stephanie Pearl-McPhee's blog:

Blanket: Unfinished


Katie: Still pregnant. Barely. I’m pretty damned sure I’m going to be robbed of some expected knitting time. I’m pretty sure this thrills Kate. I am trying to be supportive.


Number of stitches on the needle: Approximately 500. I’m honestly afraid to count. I don’t know if I can...

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Published on June 29, 2015 13:38 • 1 view
Clare James Clare James's blog:
Hi there, friends!

One sex tape. Two damaged careers. Millions of dollars on the line ...
Caught is live across all channels!!

This is a hot and steamy, wild ride of a book -- just in time for Independence Day! A fun and sexy summer read.

I hope you check it out!!

xClare

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Published on June 30, 2015 05:57 • 7 views
Jeff Lemire Jeff Lemire's blog:
As announced today on Comic Book Resources, I will be writing the new flagship X-Men book this October for Marvel Comics! Humberto Ramos will be drawing the book. It would be an understatement to say that I'm excited about the project.

The Extraordinary X-Men team will include STORM, NIGHTCRAWLER... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 29, 2015 17:09 • 2 views
Jill Myles Jill Myles's blog:

I’m so excited to announce that Betrothed is being re-released as Queen of Blood by Alloy Entertainment. Alloy is behindgreat books and TV shows such as The 100, Pretty Little Liars, and The Vampire Diaries. I’m really excited to have Queen of Blood as a part of their amazing lineup!


Queen of Blood



For one h...

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Published on May 20, 2015 13:56 • 1 view
John C. Wright John C. Wright's blog:

A reader writes and asks:


John, convince me not to turn to Islam after what just happened earlier today with the Supreme Court ruling, because right now, I’m trying to think of ways to commit something that I know is heinous while minimizing my digital fingerprint.


Sir, I cannot convince you, but...

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Published on June 29, 2015 21:17 • 4 views
Barry Lyga Barry Lyga's blog:

So, I was cleaning up some old files on my computer today and I stumbled across a file titled “End of final book” in a folder labeled “KILLERS.” The folder was stuffed inside yetanother folder that hadn’t been touched in quite a while. This was all stuff that had been forgotten and neglected for...

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Published on June 29, 2015 09:27 • 2 views
Claire Cook Claire Cook's blog:

Best Staged PlansHi Everybody,


Best Staged Plans is having a 99 cents sale (this week only), so if you haven’t read it yet, now’s the time! To celebrate, one lucky winner will win TWO signed and personalized copies of the original first edition hardcover, one for her and one for a friend who could really use a fun...

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Published on June 30, 2015 04:01 • 6 views
David Brin David Brin's blog:

The Supreme Court has just allowed to stand the independent redistricting commission that the voters in Arizona established, to take rabid partisanship out of the drawing of state and federal districts.Republicans who control the AZ legislature say the Constitution gives them the right to draw co... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 29, 2015 12:57 • 3 views
Ilona Andrews Ilona Andrews's blog:

Admin note: Forum has been fixed. It took 2 hours, so we are doing a snippet this morning in lieu of normal blog content. We are aware of Amazon posting White Hot release date as 2018. I don’t know why they did that. It is likely to come out in 2016. Unless meteorite falls on the house and preve...

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Published on June 29, 2015 08:09 • 8 views
Lauren Willig Lauren Willig's blog:

In between reading more than I ever expected to know about World War I in Picardy, I’ve been typing up tomorrow’s Teaser Tuesday post about the hero of The Other Daughter, Simon Montfort.


But then I hit a snag.


Simon Montfort was– shall we say?– visually inspired by Benedict Cumberbatch. I don’t u...

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Published on June 29, 2015 10:11 • 1 view
Lorelei James Lorelei James's blog:

A little “Top Gun” fantasy man going on here…

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Published on June 29, 2015 06:42 • 6 views
Cory Doctorow Cory Doctorow's blog:


In my new Guardian column, I point out that the big-data-driven surveillance business model is on the rocks.


Once upon a time, you could sell soap with a slogan like “You will be clean,” but we become resistant to ads. While Big Data initially generated some promising sell-through results, thes...

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Published on June 30, 2015 04:13 • 1 view
Susan Wiggs Susan Wiggs's blog:
I met the love of my life when I least expected it. I was done with men, I’d raised a fine daughter and was ready to enjoy thefreedom of singlehood. Then Jerry came riding into my world on a mountain bike one sunny afternoon. He made margaritas and guacamole. We took a trip to Hong Kong, got matc... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 01:29 • 8 views
Jim C. Hines Jim C. Hines's blog:

FYI, I’ll be on Lansing Online News tonight at 7, talking about Fable: Blood of Heroes, writing, and whatever else comes up. You can check the Ustream broadcast, or if you’re local, you can listen on 89.7 FM.


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I’m 41 years old. When I was in elementary school, we played a game called Smear the Que...

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Published on June 29, 2015 08:11 • 3 views
Dana Stabenow Dana Stabenow's blog:

Three guesses why.


Everything Under the Heavens


By the Shores of the Middle Sea cover art



The Land Beyond

Book III in the Silk & Song Trilogy


Coming soon to an e-emporium near you…




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Published on June 30, 2015 02:00 • 5 views
Josiah  Bancroft Josiah Bancroft's blog:
A good friend invited my wife I to go sailing on the Chesapeake Bay this past Sunday. The wind was strong, the sky was full of billowy clouds, and the sailing was exhilarating.

In the excitement, I neglected to put on sunscreen, which resulted in a considerable sunburn, something I haven't gotten... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 04:56 • 5 views
John R. Cobb John R. Cobb's blog:
Showing affection
Not natural selection
Deeper connection

Accompanying image at https://www.facebook.com/writer.johnr...
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Published on June 30, 2015 04:20 • 5 views
Katie McGarry Katie McGarry's blog:
Hi everyone,

I'm excited to share the playlist for Nowhere But Here:

Playlist for Nowhere But Here

Theme:
“Hey Brother,” by Avicii
“Counting Stars,” by OneRepublic
“Umbrella (Travis Barker Remix),” by Rihanna
“Bezerk,” by Eminem
“Ride the Wind,” by Poison



Oz:
“Radioactive,” by Imagine Dragons
“It’s a Great... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 03:47 • 19 views
Paul J. Fleming Paul J. Fleming's blog:
Hi folks,

The Kindle countdown deal for Children of Earth expires tonight - so grab your chance to bag a copy for 0.99!

http://viewbook.at/coe

The tramp freighter Erstwhile is on the run when Captain Maddox and his crew become embroiled in a chain of events which lead them into an encounter with a l... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 03:34 • 5 views
Mark  Lawrence Mark Lawrence's blog:
A "foolish author" contest!

Click here to see the entries

Stephen King
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Published on June 30, 2015 02:50 • 40 views
Nenia Campbell Nenia Campbell's blog:
Finding people who share your passion about your favorite thing.

I think that's true about most communities, actually, but it seems especially true in the case of readers.

I admire that passion in others, and treasure being able to express it with the people I have come to call friends. Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 02:35 • 48 views
A.J. Culpepper A.J. Culpepper's blog:
Yep, it's Tidbit Tuesday and once again the odds and ends are back in charge of the AJ Culpepper facebook page! Be sure to swing by and check it out!

https://www.facebook.com/pages/AJ-Cul...

As of today, I have been working on the first draft of Book 3 of the Tome Series for six months and as promi... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 02:25 • 4 views
Jess Hayek Jess Hayek's blog:
My name is Jenny and this is my story. You may think I'm just a naive woman who was too quick to trust a mysterious man who appeared in my life out of nowhere. I know it all sounds crazy, the thought of a soulmate and the talk of werebears and vampires but I know they are real. I've seen them wit... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 02:58 • 30 views
Elizabeth Fremantle Elizabeth Fremantle's blog:
The US paperback edition of SISTERS OF TREASON is released today and it's got me thinking about disability in historical fiction.

Lady Mary Grey, youngest sister of the tragic Lady Jane was described by a contemporary ambassador as 'small, crookbacked and very ugly.' It is thought by some historia... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 01:03 • 5 views
Sandra Gustafsson Sandra Gustafsson's blog:


Nu startar en giveaway för Hudlös, min nästa roman som släpps den 27 augusti.
Temat är som i mina tidigare böcker familjen.


"Alla år som gått utan att de vetat något annat än att han bara
var Liam, att han inte var som någon annan, att han bara var
han. En liten pojke.... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 00:16 • 22 views
Candy Ann Candy Ann's blog:
Okay so I have been super busy lately proofreading and editing and other stuff to my second poetry book
I'm thinking this will be my very last party book ever published after I do publish this one.... but then again I'm not so sure yet ughm... lol... decisions are beginning to be very difficult t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 30, 2015 00:04 • 6 views
Tessa Harris Tessa Harris's blog:
I'm often asked in my native England why the Dr Thomas Silkstone series is published in America. That's easy. My main character, Dr Silkstone, is an American. A US producer had already optioned the film rights to the original screenplay, so I thought a US publisher might be interested in the book... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 29, 2015 23:52 • 6 views
Joshua Rutherford Joshua Rutherford's blog:
Finally . . . another reading and signing booked! This one at the Controversial Bookstore in North Park. 5pm on 7/11. Yes!

http://controversialbookstore.com/son...
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Published on June 29, 2015 23:28 • 8 views
علی اوحدی / Ali Ohadi علی اوحدی / Ali Ohadi's blog:
در جنگ "پشن"، ایرانیان به سپهبدی گودرز، در محاصره ی سپاه توران، به سپهسالاری "پیران ویسه"، گرفتار می شوند. در طول روز، جنگی سترگ میان دو سپاه در می گیرد، و بسیاری از دودمان گودرز (گودرزیان) کشته می شوند و ایرانیان تلفات بسیار می دهند. شب هنگام، وقتی بر بلندی کوه به استراحت و تدارک نبرد فردا نشسته... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 29, 2015 22:46 • 9 views
Donna Lynn Hope Donna Lynn Hope's blog:
I no longer worry because I'm a daughter of the Most High! Nothing strengthens or refines a person like alienation, sadness, suffering, loss and hardship. I thank Him for entrusting me with all of them, so if life has seen fit to pummel you, cool your petticoats and count yourself blessed.

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Published on June 29, 2015 22:10 • 3 views
Elena Burnett Elena Burnett's blog:
Are you struggling to maintain relationship with your man because he has suddenly become more active in his career? It is high alert that your relationship is in danger because your man might end up moving away from you or work more hours in order to get a better pay check. It is very clear that... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 29, 2015 21:49 • 43 views
Helen Deakin Helen Deakin's blog:
I am so excited because my new horror novella “The Clock Struck One” has been launched today!

Prior to its release I have been sending out many free digital advanced reading copies to interested readers in exchange for their honest feedback in the form of a review and so far have already received... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 29, 2015 21:39 • 6 views
Christine E. MacKenzie Christine E. MacKenzie's blog:
This is amazing...

I now have 88 friends on GOODREADS, ONE FOLLOWER and a 16 year old pen-pal from Bulgaria who hopes for a different outcome than me for 'GAME OF THRONES'...

She believes firmly that Aegon Targaryan will win the Throne with Tyrione as right 'hand of the king'.

Unlike her,
I predict t... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 29, 2015 21:37 • 5 views
Katheryn Maddox Haddad Katheryn Maddox Haddad's blog:
The scripture for today, June 30, is 1st Kings 6:30 as found in the Old Testament of the Bible:

"He also covered the floors of both the inner and outer rooms of the temple with gold."

About 40 years ago it was figured that Solomon put $3 trillion worth of gold in the temple to line the ceiling, wal... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 29, 2015 21:28 • 5 views
Paul G. Bens Jr. Paul G. Bens Jr.'s blog:
All author royalties from the sales of KELLAND from now through 2016 will go to support Lethe Press and the work Steve Berman and company do.
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Published on June 29, 2015 21:18 • 6 views
John  Wiltshire John Wiltshire's blog:
Arrived home in New Zealand to discover Death's Ink-Black Shadow is a best seller on All Romance:

All Romance

Also, my guest blog post is up on the Sinfully Addicted site:

Sinfully Sexy
Isn't that a great looking site? Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 29, 2015 20:49 • 20 views
Alec Peche Alec Peche's blog:
Today, June 29, 2015, I worked the Sisters in Crime booth in the exhibit hall at the American Library Association Annual Meeting. While there I spoke to many people involved with libraries across the country and I also signed my books for readers. Entering the inner world of librarians has given... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 29, 2015 20:27 • 60 views
Warren Fahy Warren Fahy's blog:
Face of the Day – Psychedelic frogfish: http://worldonline.media.clients.elli...
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Published on June 29, 2015 20:23 • 5 views
Ken Hohman Ken Hohman's blog:
Just in time for July 4th, I'm proud to have the Fourth of July, 1976 chapter from Paperboy Days featured in Mount Lebanon Magazine online:

http://lebomag.com/23946/paperboy-days/
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Published on June 29, 2015 20:14 • 4 views
Natalie Johanson Natalie Johanson's blog:
I've received a review from Kirkus!

Everyone should check it out :)

https://www.kirkusreviews.com/book-re...
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Published on June 29, 2015 19:33 • 6 views
Lisa Jensen Lisa Jensen's blog:
Big thanks to everyone who's added my next novel, Beast: A Love Story, to their TBR pile!

This take on Beauty and the Beast — with a twist, of course — will be published by the fine folks at Candlewick early in 2017. But in the meantime, you can visit Beast's world right now at: https://www.pinter... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 29, 2015 19:25 • 5 views
Alexander Rigby Alexander Rigby's blog:
I've been in New York City for about a month now participating in the Summer Publishing Institute at NYU and it's been a very enlightening experience. I've learned a ton about both magazine and book publishing and have made a bunch of connections both amongst my peers and publishing professionals... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 29, 2015 19:17 • 6 views
Jason Sandberg Jason Sandberg's blog:
Captain Kleinbottle by Jason Sandberg
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Published on June 29, 2015 19:07 • 8 views
Lady Ristretto Lady Ristretto's blog:
"You own everything that happened to you. Tell your stories. If people wanted you to write warmly about them, they should've behaved better."

I found this quote recently and it's profoundly valuable to me. It's something I need to remember.

I've gone through some crap. People have done crappy thing... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 29, 2015 19:05 • 25 views
Adam Graham Adam Graham's blog:
Silver Surfer: ParableSilver Surfer: Parable by Stan Lee

My rating: 4 of 5 stars


This book collects two separate Silver Surfer stories that both have to be considered out of continuity. The first is "Parable" in which original Silver Surfer writer Stan Lee teams up with European comic legend Moebius who provides the ar... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on June 29, 2015 18:46 • 34 views
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